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Absolute Computers of Raleigh LLC has Acquired Muskoff Technologies

Absolute Computers of Raleigh LLC has acquired Muskoff Technologies. We bring to existing Muskoff clients: Free diagnostics Our repair expertise Friendly service Absolute Computers is a leader in the laptop repair field. We first started servicing laptop computers in 2001. We repair laptops, tablets, Macbooks and other

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What kind of hard disk drive (HDD) is the best?

This is a little like asking what car  is the best. You may get the answer of Toyota from one person or a “minivan”  or “pickup” from another.   Sometimes it is best to understand what you are buying.   Most studies show that most hard drives have

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We will be closed for Memorial Day – May 26

We will be closed Monday, May 26 for Memorial Day.

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Data Recovery

We offer data recovery from hard drives when it is simple and when it is hard.  We recently had two different business owners that were referred to us.  One was from Fayetteville and the other from Rocky Mount.  Both had all their vital business information on a

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Macbook Pro and the “exploding battery”

Do you have a Macbook Pro that is a few years old or older?  We will have Macbooks come to us with the keyboard or touch pad not working.  Sometimes they are even pushed up, as if something is pushing them away from within the case.  That

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Spill damage and my MacBook Pro – words that you don’t want to hear in the same sentence

Apple has a policy that they will not do repairs on any MacBook Pro that suffers from spill damage.  Most people find this out when they take their machine to the Apple Store for repairs.  If the small piece of “tape” inside your MacBook Pro has changed

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Windows password removal

Sometimes an employee is upset with his employer, a loved one dies, the information in an  old computer with a forgotten password is needed,  or a child is acting like a kid.   All of these situations sometimes results in a computer that has been made “unaccessible” because

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Macbook Pro broken “glass”

The Apple Macbook Pro is unlike most Windows computers in that it has a piece of “glass” that covers the screen.  This “glass” is really a tough piece of transparent plastic which is there to protect the LCD screen from being broken.   Some times this glass sacrifices

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Broken hinges and sometimes the lid

We have been doing hinges  repairs on laptops for a very long time.  One of the local police departments uses are services when one of the laptops in the police cars gets the lid knocked off the laptop.  So if it is just a simple hinge repair or

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Asus tablet repair

We offer tablet repair.  Most of the tablets we see are ipads with the front glass panel (digitizer) broken.  However we do Android tablets also.  This week, we had an Asus tablet that had been dropped and it would not turn on.  The problem was the components

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Power jack repairs Asus, HP, Toshiba, Lenovo Thinkpad

We have been doing power jack repairs on laptops for roughly a decade.  Normally the has either been dropped when the power cord is still attached and it got pushed in when it hit the floor or the power cord was on the floor and someone tripped over it

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Dell Power Jack Repairs

We have been seeing  quite a few Dell laptops needing power jack repairs.  Normally it has either been dropped when the power cord is still attached and it got pushed in when it hit the floor or the power cord was on the floor and someone tripped over

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Discount Available for Raleigh Geeks Customers as seen on WRAL News

Discount Available for Raleigh Geeks Customers as seen on WRAL News

If you have had a bad experience with Raleigh Geeks, bring your receipt or horror story to us.  For folks that were Raleigh Geek customers; bring your machine to us. We always offer free diagnostics. But not only will we evaluate the problem for free, we will

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Used Laptops in Stock May 2014

May is here and as always we have LOTS of used laptop in stock and ready to go. Macintosh, Compaq, Dell, Toshiba, and of course several ThinkPad laptops. ThinkPad laptops have always been our top seller as they are very reliable laptops. We have been selling them

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Overheating HP DV6 Laptops and Fan Replacements

The HP Pavillion DV6 models come in with heat issues all of the time. At this point we are getting multiple units in every week. People mail them in or drive them in to our Cary location. What are the symptoms of a bad HP DV6 Fan?

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