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Genuine OtterBox Defender for iPhone 6/6S Plus Amazon – Avoid Fake Scam Imitations

Genuine OtterBox Defender for iPhone 6/6S Plus Amazon – Avoid Fake Scam Imitations

To get a genuine OtterBox Defender for iPhone 6 Plus Amazon be sure your item is both “sold by” and “ships from” Amazon. You can buy the correct, genuine part here: http://amzn.to/2mdizAa. Are there fake or counterfeit OtterBox Defender cases on Amazon? Yes, absolutely. It is sort

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How To Replace your DELL Inspiron 15 3520 LCD Screen for $50

How To Replace your DELL Inspiron 15 3520 LCD Screen for $50

The Dell Inspiron 15 laptops are very popular models. The 3520 version of the 15 series features a 15.6″ widescreen HD (high definition) LED lit display with a resolution of 1366 x 768 (WXGA). If you’d like a professional to replace your screen, please visit our LCD

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HP Pavillion 17-G Series HD+ LCD Screen Replacement

HP Pavillion 17-G Series HD+ LCD Screen Replacement

The HP Pavillion G series includes models such as 17-G103DX, also known as part number P1A79UA, or HP 17-G192DX (model V0Q01UA).Almost all HP G series laptops use the same 17.3″ screen. This model has an LCD screen which is fairly easy to replace. If you have cracked

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Cheap Chromebook Laptop Alternatives Running Windows 10 Under $200 in 2017

Cheap Chromebook Laptop Alternatives Running Windows 10 Under $200 in 2017

Today I went online looking for a Chromebook. It was for an elementary student. Having kids myself, the first thing that came to mind was a Chromebook. They’re cheap, quick, have no moving parts or mechanical hard drivers to fail, fairly virus resistant, the apps are free,

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No Sound or Audio on Super Mario Run for iPhone – Fixed

No Sound or Audio on Super Mario Run for iPhone – Fixed

How To Get Sound on Super Mario Run To turn the sound on on Super Mario Run, Make sure your ringer is on. If your ringer is off, you will not have any audio on your iPhone’s Super Mario Run app.   Original article, before we knew

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Macs vs. Windows in an Orthodontic Office

The great debate of Mac vs Windows computers for an orthodontic office can be a complicated one. Each system has its positives and negatives so a business owner needs to decide what aspects are most important to them and their business and which system best suits their

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Water Damage to Laptops in Raleigh

Water Damage to Laptops in Raleigh

Over the years, being a Raleigh laptop repair center, we have had many laptops come in with all types of damage. We receive machines of all types in with milk, wine, and water spills. Water spills can occur from a tipped over glass of water, laptops being

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Is the IRS Online Payment Agreement Site Down?

Is the IRS Online Payment Agreement Site Down?

A couple of customers have brought their computers in thinking that they had a problem with their cache or browser or possibly had a virus as the IRS website displays an error of “technical difficulties” when people try to go to the online payment agreement page. In

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Lenovo U530 Touch Ultrabook Broken Hinge Repair

Lenovo U530 Touch Ultrabook Broken Hinge Repair

In 2016 the Lenovo U530 Touch Ultrabooks have been coming in for repair. We are not sure how widespread the problems are but we do get an abnormally large amount of broken U530 units in. Broken hinges The most common failure on this unit is what most

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Computer Damage from Hurricane Matthew

Computer Damage from Hurricane Matthew

Hurricane Matthew has come and gone. People all over North Carolina were glued to their TVs and watching the event unfold. For many of us, the worst is now here as rivers overflow and hundreds of thousands have no power. Absolute Computers was without power on Saturday

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How To Undo HP DV7 Keyboard Numlock

How To Undo HP DV7 Keyboard Numlock

On HP Pavillion DV7 and other laptops a weird key combo can make your laptop output numbers instead of letters. The affected keys are usually I, O, P, J, K, L and M. The keys pressed will usually give the numbers as seen below: I = 5

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Yahoo Password Hack September 2016

Yahoo has announced that there has been a data breach. The breach occurred 2 years ago. I’m not sure if they just found out about it or if they are just idiots. The breach affects 500,000 accounts. Now I know what you’re thinking… “What is a Yahoo?”

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HTC Vive Demo in Raleigh and Cary NC

HTC Vive Demo in Raleigh and Cary NC

You can read all the reviews you want about the HTC Vive Virtual Reality Headset but until you strap it onto your head an experience it, you haven’t seen anything! We are located 10mi off the Raleigh beltline on Cary Parkway. The Vive experience Absolute Computers is

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Solid State Hard Drive Replacements Raleigh NC

Solid State Hard Drive Replacements Raleigh NC

In 2012 the solid state drives really took off here and ever since we put them in about 85% of the machines we repair with bad hard drives. Lots of people have Windows 7 and have no interest in upgrading, that or they want to go to

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Acer Predator 21X Gaming Laptop Repair

Acer Predator 21X Gaming Laptop Repair

It is September 2016 and the Acer Predator wlil not be released until 2017, so obviously we haven’t repaired one of these yet. But… we have been working on laptops for 15 years now so it is only a matter of time before one of these comes

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