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MacBook Black Screen Help

Possible Causes and Fixes for a MacBook Black Screen There are several different causes for a black screen on a MacBook.  The following troubleshooting should help you determine the reason and the solution to your MacBook black screen, just work down  the list in the order provided. Check that the laptop has not gone to […]

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Replacing a Motherboard in a Laptop

Considering Replacing a Motherboard in a Laptop or Notebook? Generally speaking, replacing a motherboard in a laptop (also referred to as notebooks) is a time-consuming and expensive exercise. This is due to the design of laptops and notebooks.  In fact laptops and notebooks are not manufactured to be easily (and cost-effectively) disassembled and reassembled again once […]

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Malware Tips

Before Malware Tips – What is Malware? Before providing you with 12 essential malware tips we firstly need to answer the question, What is Malware?  Most people are familiar with the word malware (some too familiar, having had malware removed repeatedly from their computer), but below is the official dictionary definition of Malware. Definition of […]

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Safe Mode Windows 10 and Windows 8

How to Start in Safe Mode Windows 10 and Windows 8  With the advent of Windows 8, 8.1 and 10 Microsoft removed the helpful ability to use F8 key to allow access to Safe Mode. What needs to be done to  start in Safe Mode Windows 10 and both versions of Windows 8 is now […]

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Safe Mode Windows 7

How to boot in Safe Mode Windows 7 and Earlier Versions You can boot in safe mode Windows 7 and earlier versions quite easily.  However with Windows 8, 8.1 and now 10 it is more difficult and time consuming. What is Safe Mode? This is a question a lot of people ask us, many people […]

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Home Computer Repair Service

If you are looking for a home computer repair service and live within our Brisbane mobile service area we are more than happy to help you. Home Computer Repair Service Area Our in home computer repair service area extends down south as far as twenty five minutes drive from Brisbane CBD.  We also repair computers […]

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How to Recover Data From A Corrupt SD Card

Recovering Data From A Corrupt SD Card This article is about how to recover data from a corrupt SD card – that is a Secure Digital Card however the same software and techniques can be used for all the different types of cards, such as: Compact Flash (CF) MiniSD Card MicroSD Card Multimedia Card (MMC) […]

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How to Use EaseUs

How to Use EaseUS Data Recovery Software We at Affordable Computer Repairs and Service in Brisbane are often successful in recovering data for our customers.  We use many different tools and methods, often trying one and then the other and so on until we are able to find the solution (not always) for our clients’ […]

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How to Install An External Hard Drive

How To Install An External Hard Drive To A PC, Laptop or Mac Are you running out of space on your computer? Or do you want to backup your files to an external Hard Disk Drive (HDD) as a backup? This article provides you all the information that you need on how to install an external hard […]

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Monitor Won’t Turn On

Why Won’t my Monitor Turn On? This article if for those of you who have a desktop computer that you have turned on, the lights are on the case and you can hear the fan running…. but your monitor won’t turn on. Reasons Why a Monitor Won’t Turn On There are many reasons why a […]

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