Services offered by InternetComputerhelp listed by A-Z

 

Each of the services i list below can be paid for separately at out hourly rates ( see the bottom of this article for prices ) or if i say This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package you can have that service carried out by us as part of an intensive day of computer help we do which works out cheaper than paying for lots of separate tasks. Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Antitracking – visiting some websites results in dozens of company's tracking everything you do online, we can install software to block as much tracking as possible. Have you noticed how if you search for a product on Amazon for example even after you have left Amazon in future days on other websites you get shown adverts for that same product even though your not logged into the other sites ? that’s an simple example of tracking. Companys build up a profile of you and this data is sold to many other company's to the point where advertisers and more sinister organisations can know its you online even though your not logged into anything. This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for separately.

Antivirus – Install a good Antivirus software package ( free software) & set it up on a scheduled scan plus explain how to use it. This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for seperately.

  • Virus removal help, call us on 07762 789559

Antimalware – Install a really good free software package that prevents Spyware, ransomware, prevents Virus & Malware infections. This also Blocks dodgy websites from loading.  This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for seperately.

  • Remove Malware for you ( Malicious software) if your computer has been infected by something we can try to remove the problem for you.

Backup – we can backup your data for you from  your hard drives to other hard drives or other devices depending on your needs. Call us on 07762 789559

Banking – need to bank online ? well you better protect your computer very well if your going to do that to try and stop hackers from stealing your money . We can help show you how to bank online.

Bitcoin ( see Cryptocurrency further down this list)

Bittorrent – Installation of a software Client so you can use Bittorrent , dont know what bittorrent is ? read this https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BitTorrent   This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for seperately.

  • Help learning to use Bittorrent software in your own home. Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Blogging  - need a Blog ( weblog/diary style website) you can update yourself ? we can get you started. There are many company's offering ways to build a website we will explain what we think is best, for example this website your on now Internetcomputerhelp.com is built by us in a blog website.  Building a Website must never be rushed, we recommend spending at least 2 full days with us to get you started.

Browsers – install software to surf the web ( its best to have 3 or 4 different browsers installed as some websites don’t load properly in some browsers so you need alternatives, plus Microsofts Internet Explorer is full of flaws !, Microsoft Edge browser is included with Windows 10 but isnt the best browser out there we will install 4 different browsers for you   This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for seperately.

Business Help – want to go self employed ? set up a website ? have leaflets distributed ?  learn to go freelance we can talk through the steps required, even help with a Business plan. Also im happy to come and test products or services your company builds/designs, let me be a Guinea Pig and show you honestly how your product or service works.  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Burn CDs – install a cd/dvd/bluray burner

  • Burn cds for you ( put music/audio/videos etc onto blank cds

Burn DVD'S – make dvd's for you of your own videos, these hold 4.7gb of data per disk.There are many brands of DVD-R disks which vary in quality, an average price for 100 disks is around £16, you can use them to store your data eg photos, videos, worf files. pdfs etc .

Burn Bluray disks – 25gb or dual layer 50gb disks to store data/videos etc, we can fit a Bluray burner to your PC if you need one ( youll have to buy it of course)

Camcorders – We use them daily to produce videos I can show you what to buy ( explain the technical features) and teach you to use one once you have bought it & show you how to share your videos online eg to Youtube to help your business, i can even drive you places for days out filming wildlife or planes etc to really learn how to use it. Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Cleaning – removal of dust from inside & outside a Desktop PC, this must be done as static will build up & potentially damage the sensitive electronics inside a PC

  • Install software to remove junk files from your hard drive ( every website you visit leaves behind junk in your PC ) we recommend using cleaning software if not daily try every 2 or 3 days. The software we use is free This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for seperately.

Cryptocurrency eg Bitcoin has been in the news in late 2017/ early 2018 as its price went through the roof, its since dropped back down see this price chart about it ( dont use that site for anything else) https://charts.bitcoin.com/chart/price  , we can offer basic advice about bitcoin and other coins.

Cryptocurrency blocker service , we can install browser plugins to block websites taking over your PC to mine coins like Bitcoin without your permission. The software we use is free This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for seperately. Failure to install this can lead to very high CPU use & very high temperatures in your PC

Data Counting – install software to count the amount of data your downloading/uploading , the software we install is free, This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for seperately. Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Defrag  - we can defragment your hard drives

Downloading – see Bittorrent

Downloading - how to download videos off Youtube.com  & other "tube"  sites, we can install software that pulls videos off these websites so you can save copies of videos you need ( Youtube can delete Youtube users videos at any time for copyright reasons or breach of their terms, or in error etc so if a video is really of use to you why not save copies of them ? This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for separately. One of the tools we use costs $12 which you can buy or leave out if you dont want it.  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Ebay.co.uk  – the auction site/shop , we can show you how to use it to buy or sell items to save you money or earn you money. https://www.ebay.co.uk/   i have saved a huge amount of money over the last 20 years buying items on that website rather than pay high street prices for the same items. But there are bad sellers out there ready to rip you off so let us teach you how to avoid bad sellers and scams.

Ebooks – We can show you where to get them from for free, we can show you free legal websites where its possible to download lots of books for free.

  • Install software to open different types of ebooks on your computer, because books come in many different formats eg .epub or AZW https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kindle_File_Format  we can install some software to open them, At Least one software install is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for seperately.

Electricity use monitoring – we have a tool to show you how much electricity each electrical item in your house uses, see what your computer uses etc .You can buy the device if you like it.

Email – Email  ( electronic mail ) is one of the best things about the internet enabling people to send messages around the world in seconds. Do you need an email address ? we can set up a free email account for you & show you how to use it , do you know what BCC means ? if not we can explain email features to you,  if you need it we can even suggest highly encrypted email account providers.   If you want to ask us about any of our services but for some reason dont want to phone us on 07762 789559 you can email us at mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line as internetcomputerhelp and then in the body of the email explain what ever you want.

Facebook.com  – https://www.facebook.com/  the social media platform , we can show you how to use it, how to create and run a group on it, how to find people you know, how to use it for Business etc   read https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Facebook   for info on the company. The CIA invested in it and it is one hell of a spying tool so be careful how you use it .

Google – search engine , we can show you how to use it to search for info and websites etc https://www.google.co.uk/

Google earth https://earth.google.com/web/  we can show you how to use that website ( Google Earth used to be software you had to install it has now become a browser based service )

 

Hackers -  people with hacking skills can get inside your computer or website and steal data / money/ secrets and blackmail you.They can even plant illegal files on your computer to get you in very serious trouble.  Every computer user needs lots of protection from these people, we can install lots of ways to do everything possible to protect you from them.

  • Need to hire a hacker ? maybe you’re the victim of so called revenge porn where an ex lover has posted pictures of you online, a hacker could maybe help remove them, we can suggest steps to take to find someone willing to help you. Obviously contact the Police for help first if your being Blackmailed. Hiring a hacker is a last resort if/when the Police fail to help.

Hard Drives – we can show you what to buy to store your digital data on. SSD Solid State drives are coming down in price & are fast so good for your main Computer hard drive, but for more storage external drives are still popular. We can show you what to buy and where from.

  • Install hard drives for you  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Internet – see ISP

ISP Internet service provider – need help choosing one ? we can help by explaining what features you need, what the technical terms mean, what you get for your money etc  , we can also check what speed your currently getting from your provider  which will help you choose the speed of Broadband you need to buy, We can install the Broadband equipment you order from them once its arrives ( Virgin media we can set up the router and tv box ) look at http://www.virginmedia.com/    & http://home.bt.com/  for starters , there are other internet providers to choose from some of which have terrible customer support , make sure you buy a package that allows you to download/upload enough data for your needs & has a speed thats fast enough for your needs. Here is one way to compare providers https://broadband.moneysavingexpert.com/   we are happy to visit you in your home and work out the best deal to suit you.  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Leaflet delivery – as I have to deliver leaflets to promote my Business I could also deliver yours too,  going on a rough average of delivering 150 leaflets or business cards per hour work out how many you want delivering . Delivery Prices will be from £8 per hour and upwards in the Cambridge area . We can even recommend some Business card printers and leaflet printer company's  to you. We dont make the cards/leaflets ourselves. Currently 5000 good full colour double sided business cards on 350gsm Card  may cost you around £140 to have printed, designed & posted to you.  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Life Coaching – design the life you want ( this is not a computer related service but its another thing I can do ) Life coaching is the process of helping people identify and achieve personal goals. Although life coaches may have studied counseling psychology or related subjects, a life coach does not act as a therapistcounselor, or health care provider, and psychological intervention lies outside the scope of life coaching.  Call 07762 789559 to book a session with me.  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Media Player – set up hardware media players to watch downloaded videos on a TV. These devices allow you to watch a large range of video formats on your tv eg

  • Video Format:BDMV, BD-ISO, MKV, MOV, WMV, TS, M2TS, MTS, FLV

etc we can show you what to buy and then set it up for you. They only cost about £35 and upwards and are easy to use.

Media players – install software to play different Video files on a PC,there are many different media players some play certain files well but struggle with others which is why  we will install at least 4 different media players This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for separately.  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

PDF files – install software to open these extremely common and popular files just about every business now uses to distribute Instruction manuals and magazines in. This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for separately.

Printers – we can Install them for you including the ink & show you it working ( you will need the correct ink for the printer & paper) , Ive worked on Epson & HP Hewlett Packard branded devices & others .You must have all the official instructions that came with the product, otherwise we will try to find an online pdf of the instructions and follow their steps. Very often Printer's are a pain to set up as the Instructions are often poorly written. Call 07762 789559 to book us.

Radio – how to listen to Internet radio stations on your Computer. Thanks to the internet its now possible to access tens of thousands of radio stations so what ever you want to listen to we can find it for you. Should you wish to record what your hearing we can install software to do that.

  • Set up hardware internet radios that use your wifi to play thousands of radio stations from around the world an example of an Internet radio is the Hama branded devices https://www.amazon.co.uk/Hama-IR110-Internet-connection-multi-room/dp/B00NWJS9TK/ref=sr_1_3?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1518200868&sr=1-3&keywords=hama+radio   Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Ram Memory – install more hardware so PC runs faster & help you buy correct Memory by using a tool provided by the makers of Ram memory to scan your motherboard & check what will work ( note on rare occasions Ram we are told will work does not in which case you send it back to the seller for a full refund ) we will wear anti static devices to work on your computer in safety. Typical prices to give you a rough idea would be around £27 for 2gb of older DDR2 memory ( you buy from the Memory makers website) faster Memory costs more.

  • Install software to show how much memory your using ( changes every second) & to refresh your memory when it gets too low ( which can cause computer  crashes .) This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for separately.  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Rar files – install software to open these compressed files commonly used on the internet.

  • Teach you to use the rar opening software

Record – record Youtube videos & videos off other "Tube " sites , its possible to record Youtube videos to keep them, we can install a few different pieces of software to do this , one really good one will cost you $12 about £8.71 or so other we can get you for free, you need more than 1 tool as some browsers work with some tools & some do not . This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for separately.  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Record Internet radio , we can install software so you can record internet radio shows you like, Installing it & showing you how to use it will require at least 2 hours. Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Recycle – we can take away working  old IT equipment such as Computers, laptops, hard drives, cables and try to reuse them or dispose of them safely.

Registry – clean up your Computers registry so itll run faster with less problems This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for separately.

Scams – online scams are everywhere ! from fake dating profiles out to steal your money to fake banking emails which get more realistic by the day, we can give you advice on how to stay safe  & even look at anything you think may be suspicious. Oh yes and that man in Nigeria offering to transfer lots of money into your bank account for a small fee is a crook, quite how people fall for that is beyond me but it does happen. A good source of info on the Bigger scams affecting Businesses is https://twitter.com/SCmagazineUK    Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

 

SD Cards – help buying correct ones  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Secure_Digital

  • Reformatting sd cards and micro sdcards, we can install a brilliant bit of free software you can keep that reformats an sd card when you need to .

Shopping – Internet shopping can save you time and lots of money, we can show you how to find the lowest prices for items you want to buy. Don’t ever trust one shop as having the best price ! prices vary a lot, let us show you ways to save yourself money. This will include showing you Amazon, Ebay, price comparison sites & much more. If you ever need help using a specific website or ordering anything let us come and help you. Remember Buying items from abroad may result in Customs charges on top of the price you paid, these are typically another 20% of the items value.  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

 

Speed Checking – need to see what internet speed your getting ? we can show you how to do that anytime using free online tools  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

Spyware – we can remove Spyware from your Computers & install software to protect you in future. ( see Malware section above in this list of services)  for more info on what spyware is read this https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spyware   Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

 

Start up checklist – just like airlines pilots use check lists to be sure of not forgetting to do something important so should you so that you don’t forget to do something importantwhen starting your PC .  We can write a check list for you to follow every time you start a computer so you don’t forget to run software you should be running and check certain things that can show if your computers safe to use and running ok. Some software we recommend you use doesnt start up when your Computer starts so following a check list will remind you to run it. This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for separately.

 

Temperature – install software to show Temperature of CPU cores etc This service is included in our full day Computer servicing package or can be paid for separately. This is extremely important as recently many websites have begun to hide software that allows them to use your Computers processing power to mine Cryptocurrencys eg Bitcoin without your permission ! this can cause the temperature of your PC to go sky high eg 99 degrees C which can cause damage , crashes and shut downs. By being able to see your temperatures you will know somethings going wrong and can close recent browser tabs to kill the miners exploiting you. See our Cryptocurrency blocker service too above in this list , also editing videos can send temperatures really high in a PC.  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

TOR - Tor is software  , we can set this up for you. Just remember though Tor isnt as safe as you think, read this https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/8xdayg/iphone-zero-days-inside-azimuth-security?utm_source=mbtwitter  we recommend you get a VPN setup by us first.

Troubleshooting – Computers are very complex machines and go wrong no matter who you are, we can try to work out whats wrong and then try to fix problems caused by faulty hardware or software. We do not offer no fix no fee as we cant work for free !   Bluescreen errors are serious errors caused by hardware faults usually  a failing component. We can try to work out whats wrong for you.  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

 

Twitter – the social media platform, we can show you how to use it for personal use or for a Business and create accounts for you.  https://twitter.com/     more on on twitter is here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twitter   Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

 

VPN – Virtual private Network setup encrypts all your internet traffic so you can surf in private ( like having an invisible suit on ! ) The Government now spy on everyone’s internet use & pass this info onto dozens of agencys. Read these articles

http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/investigatory-powers-bill-act-snoopers-charter-browsing-history-what-does-it-mean-a7436251.html

https://www.theverge.com/2016/11/23/13718768/uk-surveillance-laws-explained-investigatory-powers-bill

We can set up a VPN for you and show you how to use it to surf in private. Your IP address gets changed from what ever it is now to one the VPN provides you with , see your ip address now here https://cmyip.com/  

More info on what a VPN is is here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virtual_private_network     setting up a VPN correctly without rushing is crucial we charge £500 to do this but the first 5 people to book this service can have it for just £350 so call 07762 789559 to book a VPN setup on a Windows PC , when you phone us to enquire we can explain the average set up time  .You  need a Paypal account ( we can set one up)  which youll need to pay the VPN provider for their service, they charge roughly £15 per 3 months of use. I also recommend you buy a piece of software that controls the VPN connection if you loose connection to it ( which does happen sometimes no VPN provider can Guarantee 100% uptime  but the Company we use rarely has any downtime ) that software will cost about £16 it can also close & open programs such as BitTorrent the split second your ip address changes eg when you have lost connection to the VPN .  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

 

Website building – need a website ? we can build you a Blog website based on the ever popular WordPress software, we can do it for you or teach you every step of the way to do it yourself. You will need to pay us by the hour for help plus buy a domain name ( website address) and Web hosting provider with a Security package so they scan your site daily for problems, from March 2018 you also need a SSL certificate , other than out hourly fees youll need around £100+ a year to have a working website, its cheaper to buy 3 or 4 years of webhosting in advance. There are other free Websites we could help you with if your on a really tight budget.  Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

 

Youtube – needs videos on Youtube ? we can do that for you or teach you to do it. We can film anything you want using our own Camcorders & equipment  in either 1080p  Full High definition or 4K quality which is 3-4 times better than 1080p , 4K really is amazing quality.  We can upload your videos to a Youtube account we can set up for you and show you how to run it or we can do it for you.

  • Playlists , how to create Youtube playlists eg so you have lots of music you like ready to play anytime you like or videos of a certain category. An example of a Youtube playlist is this https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KLytK0HD43k&list=PLiVKwaUJvwmWs0PUTuX-N2fg-tUw51Ly4

Call us on 07762 789559 or email mars2030@gmail.com with the subject line of Internetcomputerhelp needed

There are plenty more things we can do which would take me forever to list  & make the list far too long ! so if I haven’t listed something here please email mars2030@gmail.com with subject line internetcomputerhelp needed and we will try get back to you within 24-48 hours or phone us on 07762 789559 to speak with us about any possible help/service you need , We are very discreet so you  dont worry like you would if handing access to your Computer to  a high street repair service.

We accept payment via Cash or payment via  Paypal to filmstorywriter@yahoo.co.uk ,  or cheque, on rare occassions we might swap Business services you could do for us in exchange for our work, this will need to be agreed in writing before work begins so we both know what were getting.  Also if your on a very tight budget maybe we could offer a discount in exchange for goods or services you can provide if they would be of use to us , email us an offer to mars2030@gmail.com

Finally if you need our help but really Cant afford something make us an offer ! You will need to provide proof of a low income etc and just maybe we could help you on a less busy day.