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Data Wiping & Computer Recycling

Wondering how to dispose of your old computer? You must consider your sensitive data before getting rid of a computer, laptop, external hard drive or other device. Many people don’t realise that previously deleted files can be recovered, or sensitive data can be obtained from your old computer if it is not properly disposed of.  Data stored on devices can include documents, photographs, emails, and other financial, business or personal details. Caversham Computers can provide data wiping and secure disposal & recycling services for computers, hard drives, mobile devices, USB sticks and other media. Sensitive information is erased from all storage…

Whole House Wi-Fi Coverage

If you live in a large home with many rooms in your house, or a home with solid brick walls or many floor levels, you may find that you have issues with receiving the wi-fi signal from your home broadband router in parts of your home. If you are unable to reliably receive WiFi signal in the bedrooms, upper floors or other parts of your house or suffer from ‘dead spots’ in your WiFi signal, we are here to help. We can create a seamless WiFi network throughout your home.  This upgrade gives you the freedom to enjoy the use…

Laptop Repair Services

We are specialists in repair of all computers, including laptops, notebooks, netbooks and tablets. We can repair many laptop faults to bring your laptop back to working order, at a considerably lower cost than replacing it. It can be seriously worthwhile getting your laptop repaired, as it is generally considerably cheaper than replacing it, and you can maintain your data, software and keep it set up just as you had it – without having to set up a whole new system. We can repair: Screen repair of broken, cracked, smashed…

Home Computer Repair

If you are having problems with your home computer, then we can help. If your computer is having problems, or just won’t work at all then we can assist. Whether it’s a software issue, or a hardware issue we will diagnose and repair the problem. We can often repair your computer at your home, but also offer a collection and return service. We can help with: Software problems and error messages Poor system performance & slow boot up Windows or other operating system re-installation Software installation or removal PC tune up to improve and extend the life of your current installation…

Internet & WiFi Installation

If you are having installation or set-up issues with your broadband internet connection, we can help. Have you had broadband installed and you need to set it up on your other computers in the house or wirelessly connect any laptops you may have? Maybe you are having trouble connecting your iPad, netbook or smartphone to your home WiFi internet connection. If you are already using WiFi, we can check that it is correctly and securely set up. Did you know that WiFi has various security levels, and if not set up correctly then other people near your home can use…

Virus & Spyware Removal

If you are worried that your computer has become infected with a virus or spyware, we can help. A virus can potentially harm your computer by corrupting software, deleting files or exposing your data. Worse still, if your computer becomes infected with spyware you could be revealing any private information such as your personal details, passwords or even bank account details. We can set up virus and spyware protection on your system, and also remove virus, trojans or spyware if your machine has become infected. Don’t let your computer become hijacked by cyber criminals, we’ll help ensure you are protected….

Peripheral & Gadget Setup

When you buy a new printer, scanner, web cam or other gadget does it leave you jumping for joy – or does it leave you pulling your hair out whilst trying to set it up? Where does it plug in? How do you install the drivers and software, and how does it work? Caversham Computers can come to your home to set up any new computer or peripheral, wired or wireless. We’ll set you up and show you how it works. It doesn’t have to be a new item, if you’ve changed your computer and would like your old printer…

Data Backup & Recovery

We store an incredible amount of data on our home computers, laptops and other devices. When you save your photos, documents and other files on your computer they are most often saved and stored on the hard disk drive internally.  This is usually a mechanical device, which actually spins inside your computer (ever wondered why you could hear your computer whirring and clicking?) Unfortunately mechanical items don’t last forever and all hard disk drives will fail eventually.  When your hard disk drive fails you can often lose everything you’ve saved on your computer.  Also, if you have a laptop which…