Computer Repair Service – Laptop & PC Repairs

June, 2014

Support: Beginners Guide To Cloud Storage

A FAQ I get asked in the shop is, “How do I get my photos from my phone onto my tablet or computer”? There are many answers depending on the device. There is the old fashioned way of connecting the wire and installing the software that goes with your phone. But software packages from mobile […]

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Support: Windows Vista, Is It Safe To Use?

FAQ: Is Windows Vista still safe to use? Post Update Notice: This post was written in June 2014. The advice no longer applies. Vista is “end of life” – it’s time to change. Since Windows XP was retired in April 2014, I am often asked in the shop whether Windows Vista is still safe to […]

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Photos: Queen’s Baton In Troon

Day 7 of the Queen’s Baton Relay ahead of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games and the relay worked it’s way through towns and villages of South Ayrshire. Here are a few pictures from Troon when the relay passed by the shop. [Best_Wordpress_Gallery gallery_type=”thumbnails” theme_id=”1″ gallery_id=”3″ sort_by=”order” order_by=”asc” show_search_box=”0″ search_box_width=”180″ image_column_number=”5″ images_per_page=”30″ image_title=”none” image_enable_page=”1″ thumb_width=”180″ thumb_height=”90″ thumb_click_action=”undefined” […]

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Photos: Glasgow Taxis In Troon 2014

Here are some pictures of the Glasgow Taxi outing in Troon taken on 18th June 2014. There was a great turn out to welcome the children, drivers and volunteers into town. post content expired

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News: Glasgow Taxis Troon 2014

The 2014 Glasgow Taxi outing to Troon is scheduled for Wednesday 18th June. We, as do all the shops in Troon look forward as always to welcoming the children, drivers and volunteers to town. (Photos Now Online Here)      

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News: Queen’s Baton in Troon

The flags are up in town in preparation for the Queen’s Baton relay ahead of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. The date that the baton is scheduled to come through Troon town centre is Friday the 20th June. The route the baton will take is in from Barassie North Shore road at 4pm, through the town […]


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Info: HDMI Cables – How Much?

An interesting article appeared on BBC’s Watchdog program about HDMI cables, which underlines what I have been informing our customers for a few years now. Major retailers have been deliberately causing misconception about the performance differences with HDMI cables for years. In the shop I am often asked how I am able to sell HDMI cables […]

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News: CryptoLocker and Gameover Zeus

The CryptoLocker and Gameover Zeus virus’s have made national news headlines this week. Both of these virus’s have been around for some time now and I have dealt with computers in the repair shop that have been infected. What seems unusual about this current threat is that two completely different virus’s are being linked together. Some […]

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