Archive for April, 2013

Growing scourge of the “FBI Virus” on laptops and desktops

April 28, 2013

The latest type of virus we are seeing a resurrgence on laptops and desktops at DoctorDave Computer Repair of Lawrence, KS are what is commonly referred to as a “Ransomware Viruses”. These are viruses that claim the FBI is monitoring your computer and to send money, or somehow your computer has a failing hard drive […]

Tags: , ,
Posted in Business, Commentary No Comments »

Unethical, illegal and downright bad tech support

April 28, 2013

Myself and all of my technicians view our relationship with clients as one of trust and respect. We realize that customers rely on us for computer repair in Lawrence Kansas and we’ve got a great reputation. When items are under warranty, or should be under warranty we’ll either suggest the client call the company directly […]

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Business, Commentary No Comments »

Online Reviews: Necessary evil and Faustian Bargain

April 21, 2013

As a consumer, I generally like online reviews as they give me a way of evaluating a product. As a business owner, I’m highly skeptical of them because of how easily they can be manipulated, repositioned and scammed. When my Google reviews went down due to Google Death, I was devastated. Years of kudos and […]

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Business, Commentary, Social Media 1 Comment »

Just in time for tax day: Helpful tip for upgrading your Quickbooks

April 14, 2013

Quickbooks is a program I love to hate. It is slow, unresponsive and unreliable and with absolutely horrible support and a policy that turns your program into a pumpkin every few years. Fixing Quickbooks is a popular computer repair request we get in Lawrence (as well as Topeka and KC). Desktops, laptops, Macs, PCs all […]

Tags: , ,
Posted in Tips 1 Comment »

Copyright © DoctorDave Computer Repair in Lawrence Kansas |   intrepidity Theme by Top Blog Formula on WordPress |   Log In