You might need a nerd if…

  • Your desktop computer is slower than usual
  • You are unable to connect to the internet with your desktop
  • Advertisements are appearing on your screen
  • You see the “Blue Screen of Death” regularly
  • Your desktop computer overheats regularly
  • You hear beeping from your desktop computer

Need desktop repair in Redding? Computer fixes aren’t always easy to find, but you’ve come to the right place. Nerds on Call can remedy just about any problem with your desktop – and we’re local, not some giant orange corporate monster out for your money. Whether you need viruses removed from your computer, new RAM installed, or home networking set up, Nerds On Call can repair your desktop for you!   Our local Portland techs can fix any type of computer you’re on, whether it’s a Mac or one of various PC manufacturers, like Toshiba, Samsung, Dell, HP, Compaq, Alienware, Gateway, or Acer. Our Nerds have years of experience fixing computers and we guarantee they know what they’re doing. They’ve dealt with any problem you can bring to us – transferring data, removing popups or rootkits, or just performing regular maintenance. If you have any questions about the sort of problem you’re dealing with, just click the live chat below and talk with one of our friendly and professional Nerds. They can help you with whatever problem you’re having.   Don’t worry about getting tied into some sort of contract as soon as you hit that live chat button. All our costs will always be up front. We will provide you with a free estimate before we begin our work, and won’t charge you a cent until your computer is fixed and we’re out the door. The best part, if we can’t fix your computer, we obviously won’t charge you anything. Any other policy would basically be highway robbery.   So if you’re ready to see your desktop repaired and running, give us a call or chat with us below. Nerds On Call is your local, Redding computer repair option!  

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Questions nerds often hear about Desktop Computer Repair Redding

Why does my computer have no sound?

If you cannot hear anything on your computer, you probably need sound card repair

Why are there so many ads on my computer?

If you are seeing a lot of ads, you might have a virus. See our page on how to remove popups.

Why does my computer freeze randomly?

Random computer freezing is probably the result of an infection. See our page on malware removal.

Why does my computer crash when I play games?

If your computer is turning off while gaming, you could have a problem with your video card. Look here for graphics card repair.

Why is my computer beeping?

Beeping often comes from computers in need of motherboard repair.

Do I need to fix my desktop right now?

Not necessarily. If you can use it as normal, don’t worry about it and watch your finances. If your desktop is unusable, it won’t get better on its own. Call a professional.

Which part of my computer is the desktop?

Many people refer to their monitor, or screen as their computer. A monitor actually just takes the signals from the computer and doesn’t do any computing itself. The big box with the ports is the one that does all the work. For more information, read our article on what a desktop is

Do I still need a desktop?

If you just browse the web, send email, edit documents and photos, and maybe do your taxes, you don’t need a desktop. Laptops and smartphones can all do these basic tasks now. If you do more complicated tasks like editing video or crunching statistics, consider staying with a powerful machine.

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Common Terms

Desk­top Com­pu­ter

A computer intended for stationary use, usually separate from its monitor

All-in-One PC

A desktop computer that includes a built-in monitor. Similar to a laptop but stationary.