Laptop RAM Upgrade & Repair Eugene

There are a lot of misconceptions of what RAM does. Most people think “computer memory” is the hard drive. RAM is more like the short term memory in your computer. Here’s how it works. You ask for a piece of information, say a photos of your kids at the lake…

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Rootkit Removal Eugene

Rootkits have been around for a long time. They’re basically high level programs that run outside of your operating system. What this mean is your anti-virus can’t see them, because it runs within your operating system.

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CD / DVD / Blu-Ray Repair Eugene

Optical drives are quickly becoming obsolete. As we buy more of our movies music and software online these drives become less important, that being said, if you have one, it’s broken, and you want it to work, Nerds On Call Computer Repair can help…

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Video Graphics Card Repair Eugene

Whether you’re a graphic designer, a video editor or a video gamer, your computer’s graphics card is very important. The function of the card is pretty self explanatory. The thing about modern day graphics cards is they are miniature computers in themselves…

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USB Hub Repair Eugene

USB hubs aren’t very expensive, so replacing them doesn’t cost much. But if you have a USB card installed on your system, it can short out other components on your system. Not to mention if you have something critical plugged into a bad card you can lose data.

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Sound Card Repair Eugene

If you play video games on your computer, a good sound card is almost as importnat as your graphics card. This is certainly the case if you edit audio or have a huge collection of lossless files. At Nerds On Call computer repair we can replace these cards and get the tunes cranking again.

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MacBook Hardware Repair Eugene

Every year there are new models of iMacs, MacBooks, and Power Macs. Just because Cupertino introduces a new product doesn’t mean the equipment you have now is any worse, right? One of the biggest problems with this product treadmill is what do you do if you…

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MacBook Operating System Updates Eugene

Why does Apple name their OS’s after cats? Ask one of our Nerds on the phone, you might be surprised by the answer. If you have a Lion on your MacBook, or iMac and would like a Mountain Lion instead, we’ve got your back. The new updates aren’t going to be coming on traditional disks, you download them from the App Store.

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Parental Controls Eugene

Parental control software, settings and filters are a reliable way to protect your children while they surf the internet. Nerds On Call has always advocated anti-cyberbully efforts. We teach parents how to use simple computer programs to monitor and filter their family’s internet consumption.

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Processor Repair Eugene

The CPU is the brains of the whole system. If this piece of equipment is down, you’re not going to get any work done. The most common repair for a CPU is re-seating it or adding more cooling compound. The CPU gets really hot, and can expand and contract in it’s place…

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