Good morning we are with a customer on Bridge Street at Wellesbourne in Warwickshire, we are here to help the customer install his Apple Macbook Pro laptop computer, this involved setting up a HP Officejet 7310 all in one printer as a network printer to allow network sharing between the computers.
and transferring data including My Documents and Pictures from the customers old Windows XP Desktop PC.
Good morning we are with a customer on Lindsey Crescent at Kenilworth in Warwickshire, we are here because the customer has reported an issue with running Microsoft Office 2010 on their Acer Aspire Series 3 Laptop Computer.
When tested we find that there is a registry issue preventing the user profile from loading and the computer was locking up with in minutes of powering up followed by a blue screen of death stating that a memory error had occurred.
We first attempted to run the factory restore which maintains the users data this resulted in an error “WIM apply image fail error 0x45D (1117), upon reboot this resulted in a boot loader missing message.
At this point we stripped the computer and removed and backed up the customers documents, pictures and any thing else in the user folder to another computer.
We then restarted the computer holding the alt key and tapping the F10 key this loaded the factory reset menu which as we now had a backup of the customers data allowed us to run the factory restore to defaults.
Reinstall the customers programs and data, and install the customers HP Officejet Pro Wireless multi function Printer.
Good afternoon we are now back at Marton in Warwickshire, we are here to set up the customers new Lenovo computer system recover the data from the failing Packard Bell PC, recovered the emails and address book, installed the router and setup the HP PSC 2115 multi function Printer.
Good morning, We are with a customer on the High Street at Marton in Warwickshire, we have been called out to look at a Packard Bell iMedia 2326 computer that is misbehaving, the Customer has reported that this Microsoft Windows 7 installed computer is working fine in safe mode, but fails in normal mode by giving a security centre error on start up, Control Alt Delete is having no effect and the machine is locking up with out warning.
Update: This after checking the registry and start up files, we looked for malware and checked the Heat sink and Fan on the Processor we found nothing untoward on the computer, we checked the Event Log and found the error “Parity error on Device Raid Port 0”, this is a problem with the hard drive we have attempted to do a recovery on the drive and it reached 13 % before the computer locked up, this lock up is being caused by a failing hard drive.
The customer has decided to get a new computer, as this one is about 4 years old now and we will recover the data at that point.
We are now with a customer on Shottery Road at Stratford upon Avon in Warwickshire. we are here because after a Trojan virus got on to the customers Dell Inspiron laptop computer, they performed a system restore to return the system to normal but in doing so their documents music and pictures have disappeared , so we are here to attempt a recovery of the missing data.
Update all the documents recovered , updated the Antivirus to AVG 2012 and ran a malware scan which found a number of issues including a Trojan downloader virus.
This morning I am in Coventry at Matrix Lasers Setting up and New Computer on the existing network.
Here we are transferring the Documents, Setting up Sage Accounts , installing a PCI parallel port card to run an Epson dot matrix printer , transferring emails and address book, generally attempting to make the new machine visually similar to the one that it’s replacing.
This morning we are at Windy Arbour in Kenilworth to attempt a recovery off data on an Freecom external hardrive.
It seems the original caddy that the drive was sealed in to was faulty, so we managed to remove the drive and install in to a standard external USB IDE caddy.
This afternoon we are in Warwick working for Sliding Sash Supplies Ltd, We are here to repair a computer that is not not loading, We ran a recovery and was able to then read the drive. The drive how ever was quite old so we installed in to an IDE Adaptor and transferred to another PC.
Good morning we are with a customer on Mill Street at Harbury in Warwickshire, We are here to setup the customers new laptop computer and to attempt to recover data from their broken computer.
Update: We setup the new laptop computer including installing software setting up security such a antivirus and firewall, installed the customers printer and scanner, and managed to recover the data from the broken computer including documents, Pictures, Music, Emails, Favourites, Address book and transferred them on to the new laptop computer
Good afternoon we are with a customer on Mill Street at Harbury in Warwickshire, We are here to inspect a faulty laptop computer, The issue here is that the laptop computer is intermittently shutting down, After some investigation it is confirmed to be a power supply fault on the mother board and considering the age of the computer would be uneconomical to repair.
The Customer has decided to order a new Toshiba laptop computer and have us rescue the data when it arrives.
Good Morning, We are with a customer in Glendower Approach at Warwick Gates on the Heathcote in Warwick, We are here to rescue data from 2 dead Dell Inspiron 1545 laptop computers.
We are now with a customer on Newbold Terrace East in Leamington Spa, We are here to Install the customers new computer system including setting up antivirus and firewall security, Installing wireless to gain access to the internet and emails, Set up a Hewlett Packard Deskjet F2280 multifunction USB printer,Installed a Record Deck and Audacity, Plus we recovered data from an old pc including documents, Pictures, Music, Favourites Emails and address book for AOL and Contacts and calendar from Outlook.
Good Morning we are with a customer on Clinton Lane in Kenilworth, We are here to Install the customers new computer system, This includes installing antivirus and firewall security, Setting up wireless internet access, setting up the customers existing printer, and transferring the customers data from an older PC the data is including Documents, Pictures, Music, Favourites, Emails and the address book.
Good Morning, We are with a customer on Mountford Close in Wellesbourne, We are here to setup the customers new computer system, This includes installing the customers Software, setting up Antivirus and Firewalls, Installing the customers Existing printer, Connecting the Internet and Email Systems, As well as this we are recovering data from an old computer to transfer to the new PC, The data includes Documents, Pictures,Music, Emails,Favourites and the address book.
Good Morning we are with a customer on Moss Paul Close in Leamington Spa, We are here to Install a New Computer system which includes Setting up the customers Software Printers and Internet connection, We are also here to rescue data from a broken computer, We manage to Recover all the customers Documents, Pictures, Music, Favourites, Emails and the Address Book.
We are now with a customer on New Street in Cubbington, We are here to set up a Toshiba laptop computer, Install the wireless software and printer, We are also here to attempt a recovery of Data (Documents, Picture, Emails and Address Book) from an old computer that had died.
We are now with a customer on the Kenilworth Road in Leamington Spa, The customer has not been able to get Their Dell Computer to boot up, We Performed a recovery on the hard drive and was able to get the computer working and access all the customers data, We have recommended to the customer to backup any important information.
We are with a customer on the High Street in Marton, The Problem here is that the computer has missing Documents, Pictures, Emails, It also has a Browser Hijack which upon opening Internet Explorer random internet sites appeared at will, After checking the machine we removed a Root Kit Virus and several Trojan Viruses, Edited the registry, Cleaned the Internet Explorer Browser, removed all the temporary files, Repaired the computers file Permissions, and restored all the data, after all this we ran a malware scan to check all was clean.
Good Morning we are with a customer on Beauchamp Road in Warwick, we are here to Set up a new computer system, This entails Installing the computer with any of the customers software that is required, Installing the Netgear ADSL Wireless Router, Protecting the computer with antivirus and firewall, setting up the emails and internet, Retrieving data from a 3.5″ IDE hard drive from the old computer including My Documents(The advantage of doing this was that we did not have to repair the existing computer plus usually quicker), Pictures, Music, Emails and address book, as well as installing viewers for Powerpoint, and installing the 2 Printers here (one Brother Laser printer and one HP multifunction inkjet).
We are with a Customer on Gaveston Road in Royal Leamington Spa, We are here to repair a Sony Vaio Laptop Computer that is giving the hard drive error “Unmountable Boot Volume”, We succeed in performing a recovery here and recommend the customer to backup any important data to their external hard drive in case the problem reoccurs.
Good afternoon we are now with a customer on Valley Road in Radford Semele. We are here to solve the customers problem which is that the computer is not starting up and giving the error “DISK BOOT FAILURE”, we manage to recover this computer and recommended that the customer backup his important data and pictures.
We are with a customer in Albert Street at Old Milverton in Leamington Spa, The customer has a dead laptop computer which they require to recover it’s Data, This is successful and we are able to transfer all the customers data to another computer.
Next today we are with a customer in Kenilworth, We are here Primarily to recover data from a Dell Latitude D430 Laptop Computer and then quote for a replacement screen if worth doing.
For the last job today we are at a customers on Chesford Crescent at Warwick, We are here to repair the customers Laptop computer which is giving a hall.dll Error, To check this computer we booted to system recovery Console and attempted to read the hard drive this resulted in the error “unable to enumerate directory”, This meant the hardrive was unreadable so we had no choice but to attempt a recovery on the computer, this was successful and after being able to reboot in to windows we setup the customer with a backup system and left the machine backing up. The reasoning for this is that the data involved was critical to the customer and having had one issue it seemed quite likely another may occur.
Update as it happens 2 days later the repaired machine died and the backup of the laptop computer saved the customer from having to repay for data recovery, the only thing to note here is if your using a hard drive to backup to then you need to remember it is also a mechanical device and it is worth retiring the back up drives every 2 years to avoid failure.
We are in Kenilworth on Grange Avenue repairing a Computer that has the error “Unmountable Boot Volume”, We performed a recovery on the hard drive here and recommend that the customer should backup any important data in case the problem reoccurs.
This afternoon we are with a customer at Slingates Road in Stratford upon Avon we are here to setup a new computer system and transfer the data from an old non working PC.
This afternoon we are at a customers in Stratford upon Avon, We are here for Several jobs starting by Installing the customers new Sky broadband router, Then setting up their new Toshiba laptop computer and installing any needed software including antivirus Software and setting up an Existing Hewlett Packard Printer, This was then finished up by transferring the customers data from an existing desktop PC to the new laptop and confirming all readable( This included Documents, Pictures, Favourites, Emails and the address book ).