Privacy and Security Configuration Portland

Don’t want to be spied on by the NSA? Want to keep Snowden from snooping on your emails? No matter who you’re trying to keep your data from, Nerds On Call Computer Repair Portland can help you configure your privacy and security. In ye olden days of the internet, you could just send an email…

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Internet Gateway Installation Portland

An internet gateway goes between your computer and the raw unthrottled power of the internet. It’s like a power transformer: those canisters on the sides of telephone poles. It takes the high-voltage bandwidth of the internet and makes it accessible in your home. DSL gateways do this by converting the signal from your phone jack…

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Internet Service Provider Selection Portland

Need help choosing an internet provider in Portland? It can be a difficult decision to make conscientiously. There’s a lot of debate over net neutrality and it’s important to find an internet service provider whose policies you agree with. Net neutrality is the idea that all traffic on the internet is treated the same. You…

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Cable Internet Troubleshooting Portland

Need help with your cable internet in Portland? We can help! Whether your land line is aging, or your router is misconfigured, Nerds On Call Computer Repair Portland can figure out the problem with your cable internet connection. Our experienced technicians have worked with cable internet since its glory days and are more than qualified…

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Wireless Internet Troubleshooting Portland

Just about everywhere in Portland is covered in wireless internet these days. In the middle of the city it’s all coffee shops and businesses, and in the suburbs it’s mile after mile of security-enabled wireless networks with names like “Smith-internet.”

Wireless internet was first defined as a standard in 1997, and since then it has grown to be used absolutely everywhere people can access the internet. However, even in a big city like Portland, the technology has its fair share of problems.

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Internet Help

Need help with your internet in Portland? You’ve come to the right place. Here at Nerds On Call Computer Repair Portland, we make sure our techs can handle the myriad of internet problems that computers in Portland can come up with. We can fix slow connections, install new network hardware, or diagnose internet connection problems.…

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Missing/Broken Keyboard Keys Portland

The other day a man came into our Portland office and said that he had a problem with his laptop. We asked him what was wrong and he said we’d better see it. He showed the keyboard to us. It was a disaster. Keys were missing all over the place and some of them were broken. It looked like something heavy had fallen on it. Our tech asked him what had happened. This is the story he told us.

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Broken Laptop Screen Repair

Is your MacBook screen broken? I’m sorry. Genuinely. Accidentally breaking the screen on your piece of expensive equipment is frustrating and annoying. It can happen in a number of different ways – don’t be ashamed of admitting how it happened. We’ve really seen it all. Sometimes your kid will drop it, or you will, or it will be left somewhere it shouldn’t. At the end of the day, the way in which it was broken doesn’t really matter. You have a broken screen on your Macbook and there’s not a whole lot you can do about it.

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Apple Macbook Repair

I knew a girl from Portland once who had a Macbook that wouldn’t burn CDs. Every time that she’d try to make a CD to listen to in her car, the process would almost complete, and then fail, wasting the CD in the process. She wanted me to take a look and figure out what was wrong with it. I took the computer and looked around at the operating system and asked her a few questions. I was trying to figure out if she could tell me anything about the computer that would help me diagnose the problem.

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