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How to Become a Computer Technician

Want to become a Computer Technician?
Here is information on schools, training and Certification requirements such as CompTIA, tips and links to give you an advantage. Learn how many computer technicians get started.

As you know computers are everywhere and the numbers of computerized equipment and objects is growing, so a computer technician job is highly future-proof. To me, it is a great career, and this article will help you get a head start. This is important because getting your first entry level job can be difficult.  This is especially true for someone with no experience (that's your first clue right there!).  The job market for computer techs can be crowded and there are lots of new people trying to get in.  Before you decide to enter the market yourself, you need to gain a competitive edge. Click Here if you want to become a computer technician!

Computer Technician Tools

Build a Solid Computer Repair Tool Kit with These Tools

As a computer technician you need to have the right tools in your computer repair tool kit with you at all times in order to perform your job effectively.  Showing up for a job only to have to leave right away because you don't have the correct tool may not leave a good impression with a client. A very handy selection of tools. Click Here to see tools required to build a solid computer repair toolkit!

Top 10 Mac Repair Tools

As Macs continue to gain market share, there is an increased likelihood that you will have to support them if you are a tech. And even if you are a Mac owner rather than a tech, it’s good to know which tools are the best to use when it comes time to repair your own. Here is the ten best repair tools for troubleshooting, diagnosing, and repairing a Mac. Click Here to See My List of the top 10 Mac repair tools!

35 Portable Applications that Every Tech Needs

This article originally gave you 18 Portable Apps, and that was popular. I've grown it into this more extensive list of 35 portable applications specifically for computer technicians. All of these apps run directly from your USB flash drive and require no installation! Click Here to See 35 Portable Apps Every Tech Needs!

Find Computer Tech Bargains

10 Best Bargain Hunting Sites for Finding Tech Deals

Many new tech deals appear on the web daily. Finding them, however, can be a daunting task. Here are 10 of the best tech bargain hunting sites to use when searching for the best tech deals. Click Here to Find a Bargain! Don't forget to get a Valentine's Day gift!

Computer How to Guides

Helpful step-by-step guides for Computer Techs and for DIYers

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Photo and File Data Recovery

How to Recover Data from a Crashed Hard Drive

SAFE hard drive recovery steps to SAVE money. We do not sell our own data recovery service or software, instead we help by giving Tech advice.

The complete guide to hard drive recovery.  Successful hard disk recovery is important to everyone, because you (or your clients) have important and potentially irreplaceable data and files.  Whether the data has been lost due to a hard drive crash, or the computer has stopped working for some other reason, this enduring, updated and popular article shows you how to safely recover your data and potentially save a lot of money by doing it yourself. Click Here to Recover Data from a Crashed Hard Drive!

Put Your Hard Drive in the Freezer to Recover Data

This article has some really interesting information even if it does sound a little crazy! Have you ever had a hard drive that wouldn’t boot and all you could hear was a clicking noise? In the industry, we call this the click of death and it usually means the drive has experienced a physical failure, sometimes even catastrophic. There is still hope however. In some cases you can use this little trick to retrieve your files. Click Here to Read How to Recover Data from a Clicking Hard Disk Drive!

How to Restore Deleted Files After Emptying the Recycle Bin

For when you’ve emptied your recycle bin and then realized that you’ve deleted a file that you still need.  If you act fast enough, you may be able to recover the files before the computer overwrites them with something else. This article provides a step-by-step guide. Click Here to see How to Recover Deleted Files from Emptied Recycle Bin!

Ridiculously Easy Recycle Bin Recovery

The above article is for when you'd emptied the recycle bin but need to get those deleted files back. This article shows you how to find or recover a deleted or missing recycle bin, and takes you through simple steps to recover your files from the recycle bin. Too Easy! Click here for ridiculously easy Recycle Bin Recovery.

Manually Install Windows Updates

How to Manually Download and Install Windows Updates

Windows 7 Manual Update (and other Windows versions too!) Really Helpful!

I was faced with a situation where I had an automatic update that wouldn’t install. To try and troubleshoot this issue, I needed a way to download the update so I could perform a Windows 7 manual update. AND it also works for several other versions of Windows too!  Click here to read How To manually Download and Install Windows Updates!

How to Host a Website from Your Computer

How to Host your own Website - Awesome!

This article shows you how to host a web site from your own computer. Why would you want to do this you might ask? Well for one, it’s free. It’s also great for hosting small web sites or sharing large files with friends. Many tech-types do it. Click here to learn How to host a website from your computer!

Computer Tools and Products

Find and Buy Tools for Your Mac & PC Repair Kit + other Computer Products

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