We have a Winner! :: Give us Your Feedback & Win

We have a Winner! :: Give us Your Feedback & Win

A BIG congratulations to Donna Clarke for being the lucky winner of our latest customer feedback survey!! Donna will spend a lovely night without or with the kids at the observatory – Port Macquarie’s best address – all with chocolate and local wine on arrival. All customers have a chance to win! Simply complete the…

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Why We Think Norton Internet Security is the Best Virus Protection for Everyday Users

Why We Think Norton Internet Security is the Best Virus Protection for Everyday Users

Why We Think Norton Internet Security is the Best Virus Protection for Everyday Users We use and recommend the latest version of Norton Internet Security on a regular basis and it’s the only virus protection software we sell instore. Why? If you’re looking for a traditional security suite, with essential features like antivirus, firewall, antispam,…

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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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Security Scares & What They Should Remind You to Do

Security Scares & What They Should Remind You to Do The Apple iOS 7.0.6 Secuirty Flaw >>> READ ALL ABOUT IT <<< What You Need to Do Now: Update your iPhone right now. (Or after you back it up!) Then be diligent about backing it up and keeping it updated.   Ransomware Computer Virus >>>…

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Start the Year FRESH with a Computer Tuneup from The Mid North Coasts #WINNING Computer & iPhone Repairer

Start the Year FRESH with a Computer Tuneup from The Mid North Coasts #WINNING Computer & iPhone Repairer

COMMON COMPUTER REPAIRS, PHONE REPAIRS & PRICES PC Pitstop repair computers of all makes and models – laptops, desktops, MACs and all your small devices. Get it done faster at PC Pitstop, simply call or pop in to your nearest store with your enquiries. Tune Up/Clean Up $90+ Basic Virus Removal $90+ Data Recovery $90+…

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PC Pitstop's Famous 5 1/2 Point Guarantee - FOR YOU!

PC Pitstop's Famous 5 1/2 Point Guarantee - FOR YOU!

PC Pitstop are simply the best in the business.  We stand behind our customers and our name… …and this is YOUR PC Pitstop 5½ Point Guarantee to prove it….   1.    Unbelievable Service – You will be informed about your computer the same business day.  If you don’t hear from us on the same day,…

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Record Rootkits :: 1 Big Scary Reason to WATCH WHAT YOU CLICK!

Record Rootkits :: 1 Big Scary Reason to WATCH WHAT YOU CLICK!

The pic above might not mean much to the common man. For a technician, this is BAD. It shows the record number of ROOTKITS found on a computer we’ve serviced here at PC Pitstop. What’s a rootkit you ask? ‘Gain control of a computer system without being detected…’ Let’s just consider that for a moment….…

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PC Pitstop Tech Team - Here for You

PC Pitstop Tech Team - Here for You

  BEN WATERSEngineer & Managing Director Winning Work: Onsite business consultations and tech needs analysis to increase productivity for everyone within the business. Best Tech Tip: “You haven’t really backed up until you’ve backed up 3 times. Let us set it and then you forget it.”   TRISTAN PIPERSales Manager Winning Work: iPhone/iPod/iPad repairs. Best…

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Beware Spyware

How do you keep spyware from tracking your habits or hijacking your computer? One-third of Internet users have been spyware afflicted and this figure is on the rise. What is spyware?It’s a broad term for deceptive software that installs itself on a computer via the internet. Once it lurks, it allows an outsider to harvest…

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Avoiding Viruses & Scams

PC Pitstop sees all manner of viruses and software ‘bugs’ every day from a huge range of different sources. It is near impossible to keep up with the speed at which new viruses or scams spread, but common sense tells us where to look. It is with this knowledge that we have compiled some basic…

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Protect your Data Right from the Start!

Protect your Data Right from the Start!

Make sure your computer is located in a safe, dry and dust-free area preferably away from open windows. Responsible computer owners place their work stations in low-traffic, climate controlled areas which prevent physical damage and heat related issues. Back up your data regularly to an external hard drive. (How? Click here.) Recent studies conclude that…

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