What kind of problem are you having with your laptop?
You Might Laptop Repair Services if:
- -You feel like your memory needs an upgrade
- -You suspect that malware has infected your laptop. (This often happens when you are redirected to websites which you are not interested in. You will also notice that there is a lot of pop up ads when you are browsing.
- -You have a damaged screen. Your laptop screen may appear blank or black, not showing a text or image.
- -You ruined your keyboard by spilling coffee, water or your favorite drink. You need a new keyboard.
- -You are fond of using all of your USB ports but realize that one or more ceased working.
- -A piece of wood or plastic made its way to your headphone jack, and now you need to replace it.
Everyone relies on their laptop in their day-to-day activities. Can you imagine a world without computers? Impossible. Personal computers and laptops have made life easier for everyone. Laptops are preferred by many because of their mobile nature. You can order anything online, work from any part of the world and communicate with whomever just with your laptop. Like any other communication gadget, laptops are prone to viruses and other harmful elements that are found online. Your computer is also likely to have other damages like the battery having a low charge or going flat every time you want to work, overheating of the fan, hard disk failure, cable fraying, stuck pixels, a slow hard drive and inability to connect to wireless network among other issues. All these problems will slow you down and disrupt your daily schedule. The good news is that our skilled New Jersey technicians can fix each of these problems and make your life smooth and comfortable again. Removing a laptop Virus:
- -Nobody likes pop-up ads. You need to know that your laptop has been infected by a virus the minute you see excess pop up ads, and redirection to weird websites when you are online. The viruses also block anti-virus websites and cause minor damages to some of your files. This is what you need to do if you suspect that a virus has attacked your computer.
- -Start by booting the computer into safe mode.
- -Download a legitimate anti-virus software on a second computer and copy it to your laptop. There are several authentic websites online that have anti-virus software.
- -Install and run the anti-virus in your computer to kill all the virus. Sometimes the anti-virus fails to see the virus. If this happens, open the registry editor, look for the programs loaded by the virus and eliminate each one of them. This process will have your computer work as it normally did. The virus occasionally infects some critical components in the computer. If this happens, the best way to deal with this occurrence is by formatting your hard drive or installing a new operating system.
Replacing or Upgrading Laptop memory Your computer may fail to boot up because one of its memory sticks has been spoiled. The process of elimination is one of the ideal ways of checking if your memory stick is no longer functioning. The laptop will be opened to determine which memory stick is faulty. We will then replace the spoiled RAM stick making your laptop boot as it should. Sometimes your computer memory works perfectly, but you lack the suitable memory to perform specific tasks. Video editing and playing 3D games are some of the things which may fail to start or run even with a perfect memory as they require a lot of memory. At New Jersey, we can upgrade your computer memory to enable you to do the things you like. Repairing or Replacing Your Hard Drive in Your Laptop: The random crashing of your computer and displaying of error messages indicate that the computer hard drive has a problem. We at NJ understand how and why this happens. We will check the status of your hard drive using a distinct system called S.M.A.R.T. We also use Check Disk to get rid of errors in case your hard drive causes crashes despite it not being at risk of failing. At New Jersey, we do re-install hard drive’s device drivers in case the hard drive fails to be recognized. We replace spoilt, the hard drive PCB, loose cables and the entire hard drive when we ascertain that your hard drive is physically damaged. We can Improve Your Battery Life Batteries that run flat quickly can be stressing for you and your computer. At NJ, we use a remote support service that helps pinpoint the exact components that cause draining of your battery. We will schedule a time with you where we can discuss the services and features in your computer that are crucial and which should be done away with. This gives you a chance to extend your battery life without necessarily destroying vital elements in your laptop. We will guide you through the whole process of safely disabling some of the computer components. The process will help you in future, in instances which may require you to enable the features again. Our remote support service is a plus because you do not need to leave the house if you encounter battery problems. We will help you at the comfort of your living room. Repairing Laptop Wi-Fi You may have one or two occasions where your laptop fails to connect to a Wi-Fi network. We can determine the precise reason why this happens. We do check the physical Wi-Fi adapter, examine whether the driver is corrupted, or if a software causes the problem. We will replace the faulty adapter with a new one if we discover that the adapter itself causes the issue. This will have your laptop easily connect to the internet. The Broken Head-phone Jack? No Problem! This has probably happened to you or your friend before. You without knowing bent the headphone jack while changing sitting positions, or stood up while your headphones were still connected to the laptop. This results in the damage of the headphone jack. Sometimes the headphone jack stops working out of the blue, causing you distress. We take care of that at New Jersey. We carefully open your laptop and change the old card that supports the headphone jack. We unsolder, remove and solder a new card when dealing with laptops that have the jack wired to the motherboard. Mending Broken Computer Fans and Fixing Other Overheating Problems You may notice that your computer casually stops. This happens when the laptop CPU cuts off. Sometimes error messages appear stating that the fan is broke. We can remove the fan from the laptop and tell what the glitch is. We sometimes lubricate the fan when necessary to make it function again. We replace the fan if it is beyond repair. At NJ, we fix every overheating problem and make your laptop operate smoothly still. Repairing a Laptop Keyboard Laptops keyboard get damage all the time with liquid spills and careless handling. You may have a toddler in the house who seems fascinated by the keypads. As curious as they get, the toddler may attempt to remove one button, only for them to ruin your keyboard. We replace old and damaged keyboards with new ones for an excellent typing experience. Fixing a Broken laptop USB Port A laptop is not deemed complete without functioning USB ports. The ports can be used for attaching an external keyboard or mouse. The ports are also vital when you want to transfer files from flash drives and external hard drives. USB ports fail to work due to reasons like outdated drivers, software issues, or other problems caused by the USB port itself. We update obsolete drivers to ensure that your ports work again. We also remove the motherboard, remove the USB port and fix a new one. Repairing a Cracked Screen or a Screen that Isn’t Working It is our pleasure at NJ to bring a dead laptop screen back to life. Screen cracks are caused by minor scratches, improper storage or falls. If not taken care of, a tiny scratch on the screen may cause massive damage and eventually stop the screen from displaying anything. When dealing with cracked screens, we cautiously remove the plastic tapes covering the LCD screws and unscrew them out of the LCD frame. We then transfer the LCD from the frame and disconnect it from the inverter. The final process involves pulling out the LCD from the laptop. We install a new LCD by reversing this process. Diagnosing and Fixing Your Laptop’s Power Problems A laptop that is not charging makes you clueless about what the problem is. At NJ, we can identify and repair power problems that your laptop may encounter. Faulty power buttons, broken DC jacks and, fried motherboards, spoilt RAMs and short circuits in computer components are some of the things that cause power problems. We disconnect and reconnect every vital element for your computer and diagnose the power problem. After this is done, we can change the defective parts and fix your laptop. Dave’s Computers and Laptop Repair You sometimes browse through the internet to look for tech pieces which may help you fix your spoilt computer. This may take you hours of searching and more hours trying to fix the problem while you can save time just by ringing the laptop to us. We are professional and do the repairs on time. Call us at 908-428-9558 or fill out the contact form on our website to book an appointment with us. Our technicians know their craft as they have amassed experience while dealing with different laptop issues over the years. All you need to do is tell us your problem and will take care of it. Contact us today or visit our shop in Hillsborough and let us help you repair your computer. Questions We often hear about Laptop Repair Why does my laptop emit excess heat?
- -Laptops get hot when the fans break or fail to work as required. The fan may not be able to keep up with the speed the computer is operating on. This is caused by the accumulation of dust and other particles in the laptop, malware or if the computer is old.
Why does my computer shut down without warning?
- -Computers randomly shut off due to memory failure, viruses or the age of the computer.
Our common Laptop Repair Services:
Laptop Power Issues There is nothing as annoying as wanting to use your laptop yet it won’t power. You will need a New Jersey technician if you press the power button on your computer yet nothing happens or if you press the power button and all you see is some LED light and a blank screen. Look at the power cable and inspect if the battery is correctly housed when faced with power problems. Laptop Power Button Repair Contact us at NJ if you press the power button on your laptop and nothing the computer fails to light up, you used too much force when pressing and now the power button is stuck underneath the frame or if the laptop fails to shut down properly and you are forced to unplug it. Laptop Virus Removal You may need us at your service if
- -Your web browser redirects you to sites you do not want to visit.
- -You got rid of the toolbars and extensions from your browser, but you still spot some.
- -Your browser blocks anti-virus websites, random pop up ads appear on your screen, the laptop reboot without a notice about windows update.
- -You are unable to access the control panel, Registry Editor, Task Manager, or the CMD.
Laptop DC Jack Repair Call us today if the DC Jack gets to be extra hot after a few minutes of charging, your screen flashes while charging, you hear weird scratching sounds from the DC jack and if your laptop battery fails to charge well. The DC jack will need repair if you think it’s fragile or if it fries. Missing or Broken Keyboard Repair Broken laptop Keyboards are a bit difficult to replace as unlike the keyboards on desktops; laptops keyboard are not just unplugged. Drop by our shop if you spill food especially liquids on your keyboard, your keyboard stops working without reason, some keys start falling off the keyboard. Keyboards have software problems too. Bring your laptop to us if it stops working, and we will boot the laptop using Ubuntu. Laptop Selection and Installation Buying a new computer comes with its own type of excitement. You can also feel anxious if you need a new laptop but are not sure which model is best for you. We at New Jersey are happy to help you before you select the computer you will buy. We will inform you of the best laptop brands in the market, talk to you about the processor, RAM, resolution and other specifications that suit you and even choose and install the operating system you want. Laptop Power Button Repair There is nothing as annoying as wanting to use your laptop yet it won’t power. You will need a New Jersey technician if you press the power button on your computer yet nothing happens or if you press the power button and all you see is some LED light and a blank screen. Look at the power cable and inspect if the battery is correctly housed when faced with power problems. Contact us any time if you press the power button on your laptop, and the computer fails to light up, you used too much force when pressing and now the power button is stuck underneath the frame or if the computer fails to shut down properly and you are forced to unplug it. Laptop Virus Removal You may need us at your service if
- Your web browser redirects you to sites you do not want to visit.
- You got rid of the toolbars and extensions from your browser, but you still spot some.
- Your browser blocks anti-virus websites.
- Random pop up ads appear on your screen.
- The laptop reboots without a notice about a windows update
- You are unable to access either the control panel, Registry Editor, Task Manager, or the CMD.
Laptop DC Jack Repair Call us today if the DC Jack gets to be extra hot after a few minutes of charging, your screen flashes while charging, you hear weird scratching sounds from the DC jack and if your laptop battery fails to charge well. The DC jack will need repair if you think it’s fragile or if it fries. Missing or Broken Keyboard Repair Broken laptop Keyboards are a bit difficult to replace, unlike the keyboards on desktops. Laptops keyboard are not just unplugged. Drop by our shop if you spill food especially and liquids on your keyboard, your keyboard stops working without reason, some keys start falling off the keyboard. Keyboards have software problems too. Bring your laptop to us if it stops working, and we will boot the computer using Ubuntu. Laptop Selection and Installation Buying a new computer comes with its type of excitement. You can also feel anxious if you need a new laptop but are not sure which model is best for you. If you are around New Jersey and its environs, we are happy to help you before you select the computer you will buy. We will inform you of the best laptop brands in the market, talk to you about the processor, RAM, resolution and other specifications that suit you. We will also choose and install the operating system you want. Missing or Broken Keys Contact us if you have missing keyboard buttons, want to replace the whole keyboard, or you want the keyboard cleaned. We fix individual keys, dead keyboards, and take care of any other hardware problem your keyboard may have. We can also order individual keyboard keys on your behalf in case your keyboard is just missing a few keys. Broken Laptop Screen Repair We are here in New Jersey to help you replace your shattered screen, fix the power problem if you push the power button but the screen fails to turn on and if your screen shows a faint black image or displays nothing. Laptop screens damage more often than desktop screens because laptops are carried everywhere. We will give your computer a great transformation by replacing your cracked screen with a better one. Our mission is to ensure that every client in New Jersey goes home with a fixed laptop. We take care of all the technical, mechanical and software problems your machine may have. Call us today on 908-428-9558 and have your computer repaired by our experts.