Why do computers slow down?

Why do computers slow down?

Why do computers slow down? A question that we get asked all the time here at PC Pitstop is why computers get slower over time. This can start to happen within a year after you get a new PC, but usually, it happens in just a few short months.   Since we all use our…

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Get InStore to Collect Your Very Own Computer Manual & Service Planner

Get InStore to Collect Your Very Own Computer Manual & Service Planner

We wrote a user manual and service planner just for you….so come and get it! It’s packed full of how to hints and tips and details the best way for you to look after your desktop or laptop computer – at home or in your business. Everyone is loving them and we don’t want you…

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Vote PC Pitstop & Win $250!

Vote PC Pitstop & Win $250!

Do you love PC Pitstop?NSW Fair Trading’s popular I love my local business competition is back for 2014. In its work to promote a fair marketplace, Fair Trading recognises that the vast majority of local businesses do the right thing and play a critical role in the local community. That is why NSW consumers are being…

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

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

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…

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4 Smart Steps to Avoid Computer Corrosion

Avoiding Moisture & Corrosion 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 conditions can cause faster corrosion and internal…

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3 Key Home Desktop Computer Safety Tips

Desktop Safety Tips Safely using your desktop will help ensure that the computer works properly and you don’t get injured. Improper use or not being aware of safety issues can cause your desktop irreparable damage. These tips will help you stay productive and safe no matter where you are working. Vent Maintenance – Part of…

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The Best Basics in the Hastings :: PC Pitstop Computer  & iDevice Repairs

The Best Basics in the Hastings :: PC Pitstop Computer & iDevice Repairs

    Smart Device Repairs Dropped or damaged yoursmart device – iPhone, iPador Samsung Device? Most repairs same day!Get a quote >>   |   Learn More >>      Workshop Repairs We locate the issues & determine the best wayto fix them. Most repairscompleted within 24 hours  Get a quote >>   |   Learn More >>      …

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Geeky Reads :: April's Best IT Posts

Geeky Reads :: April's Best IT Posts

http://blogs.computerworld.com/privacy/23792/microsofts-scroogled-campaign-bites-dust-or-does-it http://www.gizmodo.com.au/2014/04/apple-mac-pro-australian-review/ http://www.gizmodo.com.au/2014/04/irs-misses-xp-deadline-pays-microsoft-millions-for-custom-support/ #02 65 841 551  ::    sales@pcpitstop.com.au  ::  www.pcpitstop.com.au/blog

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

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

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…

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Why You Would Need a Data Transfer or Recovery?

Why You Would Need a Data Transfer or Recovery? A Data Transfer may be necessary for a number of reasons. PC Pitstop can transfer your data (documents, pictures, music) but not programs (software, downloads, etc). Your original installation media is required to install programs on another computer. PC Pitstop, by law, cannot install counterfeit software.…

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Doomsday for XP :: You could be under attack right now!

Doomsday for XP :: You could be under attack right now!

Doomsday for XP :: You could be under attack right now! 4 dys until we say Rest in Peace XP. Are you ready for this? “Microsoft first said it was planning to end support for Windows XP in 2007. It has since been warning consumers and businesses an upgrade is necessary to keep their computers from being run…

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6 Benefits of Hardware Upgrades to Your Day-to-Day Productivity

Benefits of Hardware Upgrades There is the wide range of hardware available today that will, in most cases, plug in or integrate to your existing system with little or no fuss. Hardware upgrades such as bigger hard drives, more RAM or a better graphics card for example, can be installed to your core system in…

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