I Fix Computers

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 34 People

    Tooo Much Time

    I spent waaay too much time fixing my computer, and then using the knowledge I'd gained from some far corner of the internet to fix other people's computers too! It's amazing how many people have the same boring problems that are easy to fix - and yet to find a solution you...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife
    26-30, M
    Jan 25, 2009

    I Fix Computers

    i just finished formating 3 computers this week and what a hard time i had fixing a pentium 2 and 3 and an intel pentium 4 , the 3 gave me more problems with the bios but now it is all good since i had to flash the bios to get it to work so now my buddy will be happy at least...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 23, 2009

    Well....It finally happened.

    My computer crashed catastrophically. I was playing a stupid flash game on Kongregate when the game crashed...then the browser crashed....then the OS crashed...I rebooted into safe mode and that crashed (3 times!) before it stopped loading. Oh and I had scheduled a chkdsk on...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 14, 2014

    Fun

    I love gadgets, machines, and computers. I fixed my old computers by taking them apart and combining the components into a franken-puter. It was pretty nice for a while. I fix my friends computers for free just because I like to help and I love computers. Laptops are nothing but...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine
    31-35, M
    Jul 24, 2011

    Annoyances

    There are millions of annoyances with computers that make everything take ten times longer than it should, and I know that most of the time there's a workaround so I like to find them. I would say I'm clueless with computers, but if you start from a set of instructions you don't...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife
    26-30, M
    May 16, 2009

    My friend spilled soda onto his laptop.

    ... Long story short I ended up replacing his motherboard AND the keyboard.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 15, 2014
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