Online PC fixes are available on the internet for the convenience of PC users from all aspects of life. But what do these fixes offer to the regular computer user without the know-how and money to spare?
First off, many of these online PC fixes are not free. The website charges a small fee for a copy to download. Those that offer free online PC fix could be scam or worse, might carry spyware and/or virus when your download them. So be careful when considering a free offer from a website that you do not know.
* Most common offers from online PC fix websites:
Free scanning for viruses and spyware have proliferated the internet due to the many programs that were developed to destroy computers from all over the globe. The need to do online scanning offers a PC user convenience and the confidence to know that such online help is available.
– Hard disk clean-up
Although many PCs are equipped with built-in hard disk checker and repair, it is still a necessity to look for a better alternative solution. This is what many internet users are considering when looking for online fixes that they can use for free.
Hard disk clean-up may come in online [real-time] and downloadable form and its up to the PC user to choose which will suit his needs best.
– Tech support
Online tech support has become a popular go-to of the not-so-techie internet and home PC users. These sites usually charge depending on their rates and options [per minute, per case, or per resolved item]. The need to solve a technical problem without the proper knowledge has given this type of online service some edge over other services.
Online PC diagnostics from some of the big names are typically free for some amount of time. Using online diagnostics could be a little tricky especially if you landed on websites that look fishy. The idea is to check the company name and contact info if you feel that you need to know the legitimacy of the site.
– Online registry repair
Registry repair has become a necessity to most PC users since this tool alone can make a huge difference in your machines performance.