Computer System Repair
At Countryside Computer we can troubleshoot and repair your computer
regardless of the manufacturer. Over the years we have repaired
machines from Dell, Gateway, Compaq, Hewlett-Packard, IBM,
Commodore, Emachine, Toshiba, Acer, and
many custom built units. Using our extensive experience we can
quickly diagnose the problem and provide an accurate quotation of the
repair costs. After the repair is approved, we expedite the repairs
and return the machine to you.
Virus / Spyware / Trojan / Adware / Malware
Today's computer users face a plethora of Internet hosted threats
against their computers and personal privacy. Back in the day,
attackers were satisfied to wreck havoc on your machine with
viruses. These days, the method of choice is to infect your machine
with Spyware, Trojans, Malware and Phishing programs aimed to invade
your privacy, serve you popup ads, and even worse to steal such
critical data as your personal banking information.
Many of today's threats are silent and sneaky, running in the
background without your knowledge, siphoning off your personal
information and making it available to the intruders.
Another critical problem facing computer users is the real threat of
having your compromised machine become part of a "bot" network.
These compromised machines are pooled together by the hackers and
rented out to be used to attack other computer networks.
Countryside Computer can thoroughly scan your machine, using
various tools to rid your system of unwanted and dangerous
Hardware and Software
Many times a simple CPU, hard drive or memory upgrade can give your
older machine a new lease on life for a fraction of the cost of a
new system. Let us evaluate your current machine and make
recommendations for cost effective upgrades that give you the best
bang for your buck.
We can also help when it comes time for a major upgrade of your
software. We can provide the software or install that which you have
Wired and Wireless Network setup
Over the years Countryside Computer has installed and managed many wired and
wireless networks for both business and residential customers. We
will discuss the pros and cons of wired vs wireless and help you
select the best solution for your current and future needs.
With the proliferation of multiple computers and high-speed Internet access in
many households, wireless networks in the home are becoming
commonplace. Being able to have Internet access throughout your home
or office without wires is becoming extremely popular.
Let Countryside Computer help you avoid the headaches, pitfalls and security
issues when installing your new wireless network.
Automated Backup Solutions
The universal sad truth is only a very, very small percentage of
users backup their precious data. Be it family photos, budget
information, word processing documents, E-mails, or your huge music
collection, virtually everyone who uses a computer has valuable
information on their hard drives.
Even with the excellent reliability of today's hard drives,
mechanical or electrical failure or outside influences like surges
or lightning can instantly kill a hard drive. If you do not have a
current backup, all that irreplaceable information may be lost
Let Countryside Computer set you up with an affordable automated
backup solution that is both economical and unobtrusive as it keeps
a vigil over your data, providing a current backup in the event your hard drive
We have installed this system in numerous customer machines and use
it ourselves as part of a comprehensive backup strategy.
Hard Drive Data Recovery
So, you didn't heed our warning above and now your hard drive is
broken? Only now do you really realize just how much valuable
information is on the drive and there you are without a current
Well, it is likely we can help. Utilizing some of the industries
most powerful data recovery tools we have had excellent success in
recovering all or a good portion of a customers data from their
failed hard drives.
Not long ago we were able to recover a couple thousand photos for a
young lady who had spent many months in Spain. She had taken
thousands of digital photos and, of course, had no backup
whatsoever when her laptop hard drive died suddenly. After many hours
of running, our tools were able to restore 100% of
her previously lost photos.
We can do the same for you. If we can't recover a reasonable amount
of your data, you don't pay for the recovery service. Simple as
Remote Computer Assistance
For those of you with high-speed Internet access we can offer
live technical assistance for your computer right over the Internet. Call us for