Thursday, May 25th, 2017
Are you tired of dealing with the hassle of troubleshooting every time your MacBook runs into a problem? Are you frustrated when you don’t know if the issue is just a little hiccup or indicative of a larger problem? Let us troubleshoot your device for you and figure out what’s wrong for free.
There’s only so much you should be expected to do in order to fix your MacBook’s issues. And if the problem goes deeper than what you can see on the surface, shouldn’t you know about it? This when it’s time to call in the professionals.
Our team of expert technicians can take a look at your MacBook for free and troubleshoot the device in order to find out what’s going on. With our wide variety of experience in all things Apple, we know when you have a minor problem or a serious issue that requires major repairs. And we can give you all the information you’ll need about what’s wrong with your device for no extra charge.
If you decide not to have your device fixed by our technicians, we can have it mailed back to you as soon as possible. The diagnostic is completely free, so we understand if you choose not to have your device repaired in our store.
If you do decide you would like us to fix your MacBook based on our diagnostic and troubleshooting tests, we can print out a repair estimate for you and quote you a price. We can also let you know how we plan to repair your device and when you should expect it to be returned to you.
In most cases, we are able to return laptops to their owners within 24 hours of the owner’s decision to have them repaired. We work hard to make sure everything is done as quickly and efficiently as possible so you don’t have to be without your computer for any longer than necessary.
Let us troubleshoot your device for free and give you an idea of what the problem is. Then, you can decide if you’d like us to fix your laptop within a period of 24 hours. What are you waiting for? Call now.
Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
You love your MacBook, but there’s always a potential you could always run into one of the most common problems to befall these devices. And if it can’t be fixed with the touch of a button, that’s where we come in.
Most people love these devices because they run quickly and efficiently. But every once in a while, the speed of all your apps can suddenly cut in half, and it can seem to take an hour just to open a document. Though endlessly frustrating, a slow-running MacBook is no reason to throw the baby out with the bathwater; just come to see us for a quick diagnostic.
Lots of users who have had their MacBooks for several years or so suddenly find it won’t charge anymore. This could be an issue with the battery or it could mean you need a new charger. Let us help you figure it out.
Sometimes, this can be fixed by simply turning the WiFi off and then on again. Other times, you may need to turn your router off and back on. But if your MacBook won’t connect to any WiFi routers at all, even the one at your local coffee shop, you might want to bring your computer in to us.
If an app freezes on your Macbook, you probably won’t be able to quit the normal way. Instead, you can go into the dropdown menu from the Apple logo and choose “Force Quit” in order to close down the app. However, if your entire computer freezes, you may need to force a reboot by pressing Command + Control + Eject.
If your MacBook seems to be stuck in either the off or on position, you can force a shut down or a reboot. However, you may lose data if your computer is frozen. You can also call to give us an idea of what’s gone wrong with your laptop, and we can give you our professional opinion.
Have you exhausted your personal knowledge when it comes to fixing the device yourself? Let us step in and help. Call [phone] now for your free diagnostic session so we can solve whatever issue your laptop is having and return it to you as good as new.
Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
We now have a mobile repair service!
We will send out a certified technician to your home or office who will work on your device while you continue to do what you need to do. How easy is that?
Most of the repairs we perform are completed within an hour.
This is perfect for those of you who don’t want to be without your phone for hours when you have to drop it off at a shop. It’s also great for those who just want your phone fixed without the hassle of going anywhere.
While not all repair services are offered with our mobile service, we can do quite a bit. The best way to know if we can help you with your device is to complete our mobile repair service request form. We will get in contact with you about it to schedule an appointment for us to come out to see you.
Since our technicians need to take time out of their day and we have to drive out to you, we do include a $30 travel fee. This fee much be paid for in advance.
We can come out to your business to repair iPhone, iPad, Macs, smartphones, and more. If you’re in a hurry to have devices repaired, this is your best option. We can diagnose most problems and repair them on the spot with parts in our van. Give us a call or complete our request form now.
Thursday, December 31st, 2015
Each year, it’s a good idea to review the expenses you have and what you can do to reduce them. As you are doing this, we would like to encourage you to take an in-depth look into your mobile device costs, as far as insurance goes.
Many schools and businesses pay for mobile device insurance. This insurance usually covers damages for iPhone, iPads, smartphones, tablets, and MacBooks. Premiums can be rather costly when you factor in all of the devices you have as part of your organizations.
The problem is that even though you pay for the insurance, you may never use it. When you do use it, you have a deductible. This deductible can be as much as the repair would cost without insurance.
Have you ever done the numbers to see how much a repair would cost without insurance? And then take the amount you’re paying for the premium and the deductible? It’s likely you will find the cost is much more than just paying for the repair outright when/if something happens.
You have many options when it comes to mobile device repair. Not all of them are the, though. At iResQ, we have some differences that will make you want to choose us as your repair shop.
Our prices are low for the high quality parts and certified techs we utilize for our repairs. Feel free to research our business to see how many satisfied customers we’ve had over the years. We would love to serve your repairs for much less money than insurance will cost.
Tuesday, December 8th, 2015
Over the last couple of years, many schools have embraced the use of tablets in their classrooms. Teachers are finding they are a valuable teaching tool because of all the ways they can teach children about the concepts they are learning. Teachers aren’t the only ones who are excited about this new tool, children are too. This probably doesn’t surprise you much, but it is interesting to see that children really do want to use their tablets for more than just playing around.
Technology Use in Schools
Harris Interactive is an educational publisher for Pearson. They often survey students around the nation on different topics pertaining to teaching and learning. In one study, they polled 2,300 American students up to grade 12 about digital technology in school.
The study revealed only one percent of the participants did not use mobile devices in the classroom. Seventy one percent reported they used laptops, while 66 percent identified desktops as their classroom technology.
Mobile devices such as smartphone and tablets are behind the computers, but they are still used regularly. About half of those surveyed say they use their smart phones either in school or at home to learn. Twenty one percent reported using tablets (iPad or Google Nexus 10), 23 percent used small tablets, 16 percent used e-readers, and 10 percent used netbooks.
As you probably can guess, use depends on grade level.
Technology use in schools for middle school students:
For high school students:
With the increased use of digital devices in the classroom, damage is bound to happen. If you’re a school looking to add laptops and tablets as teaching tools, consider using iResQ’s iPad and MacBook repair services for schools. We have account managers who work directly with schools to help them repair their devices for much less than they can with insurance companies. We also repair tablets and smartphones.
Call us today to learn more about our school program for iPad, MacBook, tablet, and smartphone repair.
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