Being oblivious of Windows PC repair and maintenance tools you don’t only give green light to problems but also throw away your hard-earned money for computer technical support.
Have a brainwash, if you still think that computer equipped with Microsoft Windows operating system is vulnerable to Internet threats. Probably, you are underestimating the security and maintenance features of the Windows. Microsoft Security Essentials, Windows automatic updating, SmartScreen Filter, BitLocker Drive Encryption, Windows Firewall, User Account Control, Parental Controls, etc. are some of the features of great interest for home and professional versions in Windows 7. Microsoft scales up the security in the enterprise edition with DirectAccess, BranchCache, BitLocker and BitLocker To Go and AppLocker. In addition Microsoft has enhanced the manageability aspect, and an administrator can centrally manage all through flexible Group Policies.
So, if you are a bit aware of these features, you won’t allow your system to become a victim of virus infection. Probably you would be able to fix computer issues, especially the ‘virus-borne’ for instance- blue-screen, frequent system lockup, unusual slow performance, error messages associated with the accessibility of programs and files, distorted menus and dialog boxes and files with double extension on an attachment. Perhaps the list is endless. Stubborn malware and viruses can disable the installed antivirus or security program, but thanks to the Action Center that informs about the same. It will bring instant notifications, and will suggest the right method to troubleshoot those. Windows Event Viewer is another meter to scale the activities of the system resources or processes. Every event gets noted under its record under the logs: Application (program) events, Security-related events, Setup events, System events and Forwarded events. Any flaw with the machine will get reflected under these logs, and you can take actions as per the need. However, this goes into the advanced troubleshooting so it must be performed only when you bear the desired expertise.
Computer Technical Support providers have assessed the lost caused by Internet vulnerabilities and have come up with on-demand antivirus support domain. The team is equipped with subject-matter-experts related to various brands. Experts can read the symptoms, diagnose the Windows performance and security features to authentically fix security related issues. Usually, they scan the system using the industries’ best remote technology and implement automated tools to take care of the security or performance issues. At times, manual removal of the hidden culprit software is required that is done through the Windows Registry Settings.
Popular computer help portals do bring updated knowledgebase, solutions and safe zone for the downloading of software and drivers. Usually, the services of the portals are classified intellectually to ease the customers. You would find categories such as setup and installation, software update and upgrade, repair and maintenance, data backup and recovery, security and virus removal; in order to locate the desired solution you should narrow down the search list as per the version of software and make and model of machine. At times, you can enter the exact errors or messages in the search box and get relevant solutions. Exploit video tutorials and if necessary call experts or have chat support on-demand. Rather than calling for every incident or issue, it’s better to get subscribed for annual or half-yearly subscription for cost-effective PC repair and peripheral troubleshooting.
As a senior computer technical support engineer at Techvedic, the author offers out-of-the-box PC help service remote support to global customers for issues related to hardware and software. Moreover, he has a passion to write articles and blogs related to computer support, so as to empower consumers to fix computer problems on their own.