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Desktop Computer Repair Redding

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

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.

The computing world has certainly changed over the past decade. One mainstay in technology is the desktop computer. Desktops offer ease of upgrading and improvements to fit the needs of any consumer. With options for ergonomic keyboards and super sized monitors, desktops have never been a better choice. Upgrading a desktop is easy for Nerds on Call, since we have experienced Nerds that love making great technology even better!

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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 probaby 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.