Apple has several active repair extension programs. These are automatic warranty extensions for specific Apple products with known flaws. Follow this link to see if you are covered. Among the covered products are Intel-based iMacs, MacBook Pros, MacBooks, Apple Headphones, and Apple iPhone chargers.HP and Compaq Laptop Battery Recall
Everyone seems to be having battery problems today. Go here to see if your laptop is covered. As always, if you need assistance in finding your serial numbers or any help filling out these forms, please contact us and we'll assist at no charge.Dell Laptop Battery: Safety Recall
Another important one because it's a safety issue. Batteries made between October 2004 and October 2005 are effected. Go here for more information. If you need any help at all removing your battery or finding your serial numbers, please contact us and we'll assist at no charge for this important safety recall.
Expired Extensions and Claims
There are numerous settlements for which the deadline to file claims has passed. Even though the settlement claim period is over, these might still be useful because they can tell you if a product has a known flaw. You can see the full list here
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How about them Apples? If you are interested in buying anything by Apple, use this link and help your Doctor out!
Deal-Mac, Deal-news: I've found this the best place to find deals on practically everything. First website that I go to in the morning.
Symantec Security Response: Virus software out of date? Run a free online virus scan here as well as download helpful virus removal tools. Download the latest version of the Norton Product you have here
Mozy Online Backup - 2GB Free for Home users is highly recommended. Not only does it work well, but it's free. They also have an unlimited version for $4.95 a month. For Businesses, there is MozyPro. Off-site automatic backup for less than $5.00 a monthBackblaze is our current favorite backup program. Instead of deciding what to backup, it backs up everything on your computer unless you tell it not to. $50 a year is an incredible value for this piece of mind
Windows Security Essentials: Great free tool to help not just remove malware, but prevent it.
KU Virus Center: This is where KU affiliated people can get the latest virus info and download software
Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware: spyware involves over 75% of my service calls. This helps remove it.
DriveSavers Data Recovery DriveSavers is the premier service for data recovery. Using the above link waives the attempt fee as well as saves you 10% on the service. Professional data recovery can be expensive, but feel free to contact me for tips and tricks to save money on the recovery. While DriveSavers does provide us a small incentive and commission for clients we refer, I firmly believe in their product when full data recovery become necessary.Copyright 2000-2011
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