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PC Pitstop Has Moved to our Bigger and Brighter Location!

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PC Pitstop has outgrown another location! So we packed up everything and moved just 400 Meters around the corner from our old store to our brand new location at 2/10 Bellbowrie Street Port Macquarie. We needed more room – twice as much in fact and our lovely customers needed more room to park – the PC Pitstop Has Moved to our Bigger and Brighter Location!

Funny Computer Memes & What They’re Trying to Tell You

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Funny Computer Memes & What They’re Trying to Tell You First up. What is a meme? meme miːm/ noun   1. an element of a culture or system of behaviour passed from one individual to another by imitation or other non-genetic means. 2. an image, video, piece of text, etc., typically humorous in nature, that Funny Computer Memes & What They’re Trying to Tell You

Keyboard Shortcuts for the Modern User

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PC Pitstop Computer Manual & Service Planner :: Making IT Easy for YOU

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PC Pitstop Computer Manual & Service Planner :: Making IT Easy for YOU We are so excited to finally have our PC Pitstop Computer Manual & Service Planner in store for everyone who receives any service from PC Pitstop! So many of you have been wanting something like this and it will definately make life PC Pitstop Computer Manual & Service Planner :: Making IT Easy for YOU

PC Pitstop Speciality Lessons

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PC Pitstop Speciality Lessons Stop banging your head on the desk trying to figure that pesky computer problem and ask for a Speciality Lesson from your PC Pitstop Trained Technician. These 1hr in-store, one-on-one lessons can cover many topics that may be troubling you, such as: Basic Computer Use – start-up, shut-down, navigation, etc. Internet PC Pitstop Speciality Lessons

Learn the Lingo :: Computing Acronyms

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Learn the Lingo :: Computing Acronyms i3, i5, i7: Newer types of Intel Processors, i5 is Dual Core, i7 is Quad Core ADSL: Home broadband through the phone line, currently the fastest way to access the internet ADSL2+: A faster version of ADSL AGP: Accelerated Graphics Port, connection on older motherboards for graphics cards Blu Learn the Lingo :: Computing Acronyms

So good I had to share :: 10 Ways to be Computer Literate

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So good I had to share :: 10 Ways to be Computer Literate So Justin James from TechRepublic says there are 10 Things you Have to Know to be Computer Literate. Of course there is so much to know and it depends on what your use of the computer is actually for that determines your So good I had to share :: 10 Ways to be Computer Literate

Avoiding Moisture & Corrosion for Your Computers Can Save You Hundreds

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Avoiding Moisture & Corrosion for Your Computers Can Save You Hundreds It is true that salt air will corrode hardware and electronics especially near the ocean/coast. Whether you prefer a laptop or a desktop your PC is affected by its environment. While overly dry conditions can cause static electricity in your computer’s components, excessively humid Avoiding Moisture & Corrosion for Your Computers Can Save You Hundreds

12 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Computers

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PC Pitstop’s Laptop Safety Tips

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Safely using your laptop will help ensure that your laptop works properly and you don’t get injured. Improper use or not being aware of safety issues can cause your laptop irreparable damage. These safety tips should be added to your weekly laptop maintenance routine and will help you stay productive and safe no matter where PC Pitstop’s Laptop Safety Tips

PC Pitstop’s Desktop Computer Essential Accessories

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Norton Internet Security Stay safe with the very best anti-virus software. Do you bank online? Then you need Norton Internet Security! Keyboard/Mouse Combo Choose your style, shape and colour for greater comfort and flexibility. Speakers Enjoy music, movies and gaming on your desktop with a wide variety of speakers from simple to subwoofers. USB Hub PC Pitstop’s Desktop Computer Essential Accessories

Computer Lessons Port Macquarie

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One on One Computer Lessons If one on one is more your style, or if you have very specific tasks you would like to learn more about, please contact Port Macquarie 65 841 551 to make a booking between the hours of 9-5pm Mon-Fri. A skilled, patient and friendly tutor will gladly help you through Computer Lessons Port Macquarie