Computer Repair Service – Laptop & PC Repairs


Bullguard Internet Security

Computroon is an official partner of Bullguard Internet Security. This is one of very few products that we still carry in stock since switching from retail to services back in 2017. For customers within Troon and surrounding areas, I simply deliver to your door whenever you require your Bullguard renewal or first time purchase. The […]

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Windows 10 Version 1803

The latest build of Windows 10 has been rolled out. Version 1803 is now available and your computer should automatically update to this if your Windows Updates are all working OK. As always, this is a gradual roll-out, so don’t worry if your system hasn’t taken this update yet. Estimated time to install depends on […]

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Scam Alert – Data Protection Laws

Scam Alert – Phishing Scams There are new data protection laws coming into place at the end of May 2018 across the EU (UK included). Unless you run a business or organisation, you shouldn’t have to worry about the changes in the new GDPR directive (big changes to data protection laws) but you should be […]

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Quick Tips – W10 Calculator

Quick Tips The aim of Quick Tips is to highlight features within Windows 10 that you may not have discovered. Today we look at the calculator. Let’s not get over excited about a calculator but this is now a handy little desktop utility which is worthy of pinning to your taskbar. The calculator can now […]

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Get More Out Of Your PC

This blog post is an introduction to a new feature I am running called “Get More Out Of Your PC”. Before we had Facebook, computers were used for so much more. They were used for productive things. They were used for designing things, calculating, organising, producing, learning. Computers are now more advanced and generally more […]

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How to Force Load Windows Update

Using the Windows Upgrade Assistant will force load the latest build / version of Windows 10 into your system. Why do this? I have had a few enquiries with some premium internet security software programs displaying messages saying that updates are pending our out of date. I’ve also noticed that some Windows 10 computers coming […]

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Support: Display Stretched After Windows 10 Update

Had a few calls over the last week about the screen / display on some computers appearing stretched following completion of a Windows Update. Some fixes to try. Run Windows Update again and restart. Run Windows Update Assistant. Here’s the link to the direct version. If these don’t fix the issues, roll back your graphics […]

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Seasonal Tip – Reduce Junk Mail

Here’s a quick tip to cut down on the amount of junk mail that you may be receiving this week: Add these word combinations to blocked words in subjects of emails: “Black Friday” “Cyber Monday” Boom – you’ve just saved yourself the time of manually deleted all these emails 3 times a day for the […]

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Support: Windows 10 Create Restore Point

Video Tutorial Level – EASY A FAQ we are getting just now relates to the big Windows 10 updates that are rolling out. I am often asked if it is safe to install. The answer is yes. However going forward, if there is a big update or any piece of software that you are about […]

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