Services for the Home
CTU is able to provide a wide range of IT support services for the home
user. With technology in the home rapidly increasing in popularity,
setting it all up correctly can be a challenging task. CTU is available
to help at your convenience. Click the service you are
interested in for further information.
If you have more than one computer you would
benefit from a home network. Share your Internet connection,
printers and files.
CTU recommends a wireless home network which, once installed,
allows complete flexibility for where you use your computer. CTU will
install and configure a wireless network and ensure it is working to
your full satisfaction. In addition, we will
wireless encyption to prevent snoopers gaining access to your network
and computers. If you prefer a wired network CTU can help with
addition to installations CTU can help support, troubleshoot and fix
networking issues and ensure all equipment is correctly configured and
Connectivity Service –
Broadband or Dial-Up
All aspects of Internet connectivity are
Installation and setup of Dial-up or Broadband connections.
Setup and test new email accounts.
Internet Browser configuration.
Advice on Internet security (keeping your personal information safe and
your PC free from attack).
CTU can diagnose and repair any Internet connectivity related problems
you may have. If you've just had broadband installed on your computer
and you are confused as to how to proceed give CTU a call.
PC Installation Service
The average person who is unfamiliar with setting
up PCs can take all day to complete the process. Let CTU take
over the process to relieve you of the stress and inconvenience and
have everything up and running as quickly as possible.
No need to take time off work -
Installations can be carried out at a time convenient to
Unfamiliar with loading software and connecting
other equipment to your system? In addition to setting up and
installing the new system I will install all software, peripherals and
drivers and ensure they are working properly.
Unsure about wireless connections between PC and
broadband? - Don't worry. CTU will help you get it up and
running and make sure it is secure so no one else
can invade your home network.
Broadband connections to the Internet? CTU
can advise, install and make sure it is working to your satisfaction.
Unfamiliar with PC’s? – You can have a demonstration to outline key features and also show you how
to make the most of your new computer. In addition CTU can advise you on
how to look after your system including virus protection, spyware
protection, file management, shut down, Internet use etc.
Replacing an existing system? CTU can
transfer all your data, files, settings and devices ensuring the
transition is as smooth as possible.
and Hardware Installation Service
Even the most experienced computer user can find
installing new software or hardware a daunting task. Let CTU
take the stress and nuisance out of the job by carrying out your
installations for you. Installations can be carried out in
your own home with the minimum disruption to you and your use of your
Call CTU to install hardware such as:
Any other hardware
In addition to any hardware CTU can install computer software for you and
ensure that it is functioning correctly. This may be a
completely new package or an upgrade. This could be the
latest edition of Microsoft Office or a new installation of Windows
Please note that proof of purchase
or Certificate of Authenticity will be required before intallation can take place.
If your computer is already several years old and
hasn’t yet been upgraded you may find it sluggish and that
you are running out of storage space or you may find that from time to
time it becomes completely unresponsive. Don’t
replace it just yet consider upgrading some of its key components and
you will breathe new life into it.
There are many options when upgrading a PC. Choosing the
correct upgrade path can save you money and hassle. After a
short inspection of your PC and discussion about your current and
future use CTU can advise, procure and install all the upgrades you may
require, giving you complete confidence that only the best upgrade path
has been followed.
Most PCs can benefit from upgrades that will enable you to continue
getting excellent use and extend its longevity. However,
following inspection, it may be that it is time to replace your system
with a new one in which case CTU can offer a complete worry-free
installation and transfer service making sure your new PC has all your
existing files and folders and devices are installed and working.
Whatever your upgrade requirement you can have complete peace of mind
with Computer Technology Unlimited.
Once connected to the Internet your PC is
vulnerable to an ever increasing and variety of attacks. No
PC should be without adequate protection against the most prevalent and
pernicious forms of attack, that of viruses, spyware and
adware. Just one computer virus could completely destroy all
your files and data on your PC, and there are thousands of computer
viruses in existence with the number growing daily. Your data
(personal files, family photos, accounts etc.) is the most valuable
part of your computer system and should be protected. These days,
having and anti-virus and anti-spyware program installed on your PC it
not an option it’s a necessity!
With this service CTU will install, configure and test an anti-virus
product on your computer. Following an update to the
Anti-virus database, a full virus scan will be run and any
viruses found will be removed. You will then be shown how to use the
Anti-virus program and keep it working to protect your PC.
If your PC has been connected to the Internet without any spyware or
adware protection there's a good chance that your computer is already
infected. Statistics show that over 90% of home and business
computers have some kind of spyware or adware infection!
These rogue programs are frequently installed on your computer without
your permission or knowledge. Simply by visiting a
compromised website your computer can become infected.
Adware is usually just annoying pop-ups of advertisements for
various Internet related services but at its worst it can be extremely
upsetting and objectionable. Spyware can be used to trace your use of
you computer even to the point of logging usernames and
passwords. Some spyware can be used to make your PC an
unwitting server of “spam”. CTU can advise
and isntall a recommended anti-spyware/anti-adware product to keep your
PC free from such worrying intrusions.
If you haven’t got any of these systems installed on your
computer you should give CTU a call as soon as possible.