Simple Ideas for Fixing Computer Problems


Every time you have a problem with your computer you do not need to seek computer help as some of the problem can be fixed by you. Technology today helps make your daily life easier from being able to talk to family and friends via chat or Skype, doing office work, etc. Sooner or later you are going to run into problems with your computer. If it is at work most likely they will call in their PC repair technician but at home you can see if you can solve the problem yourself without having to pay to have it fixed.

Any problems with the computer can be divided into two groups, which are software and hardware problems. If it is a hardware problem it is related to the peripheral parts of your computer, including the hard disk, keyboard, CD drive, monitor, etc. It becomes more complicated when it is a software problem, which can include Windows not starting, modem problems, drivers not found, etc.

• After a power outage-there are many sudden power outages, spikes, and voltage problems that can damage a computer. The damage can cause many software and technical snags along with interrupting your work. This can lead to damage to the hardware, loss of data, etc due to a sudden power outage. The solution is to use an uninterrupted power supply (UPS). It can provide a constant flow of energy to your computer even if there is a sudden power outage. It will give you enough time to save your data and if needed, to shut down the computer.

• Slow down of computer performance-when you notice that your computer is slowing down a lot and it seems to take a long while to execute a simple command it could be due to your computer being loaded with fragmented data, unnecessary files, spyware programs, corrupted registry, etc that makes your computer slow down. The computer solution to this problem is that you need to delete any unnecessary software and data that you do not need or not using, and learn to manage your programs. When you clean your registry regularly it can boost your computer performance speed by thirty percent.

• Fuzzy images are displayed on your computer monitor-the monitor is the display unit of a computer that is very sensitive to electro-magnetic radiations. These types of radiations are transmitted from the radio, microwaves, television, dishwashers, etc. Mobile phones also transmit this electro-magnetic radiations, which is one of the main cause to have your monitor display fuzzy images. Your computer solutions to this problem is to move the disturbances away from the monitor.