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Recent Computers & IT reviews in Cairns

Very proactive and knowledgeable with technology

Test LG smart TV

$60

Ross did a great job for us in Cairns. Will use again.

Experienced IT technician, Cairns QLD

$300

Boys did a great job, thanks heaps Jason and crew. Glenn K

Install and setup plug and play home security system

$350

What a lovely Man patients of a Saint please give him a call cheers from Richard

I need computer support

$25

Polite, fast response and efficient, I highly recommend Satnam.

Download Microsoft word onto my Mac

$30

Joss is efficient and knows his stuff - great job.

Printer Set up

$100

What's the average cost of a computer technician in Cairns

$75 - $155

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$75

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$100

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$155

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What does a computer service include?

The exact steps and inclusions in your computer service will depend on the computer and IT challenges you’re facing. In most cases, computer technicians are mobile so they can come to your home or office. They’ll work on your computer until issues are fixed and you’ve got the help you need. Here are just a few IT and computer services your technician can help with:

Computer & network setup

Book an IT service near you to come to your home or office and setup your personal computer, home network, or more complicated workplace IT environment. Ask your computer technician to help with hardware setup, which covers tasks like computer and Mac setup, printer help, and scanner setup. They can also work to install and upgrade software. Knowing that your Windows install or server upgrades have been carried out by an experienced computer technician ensures your systems runs smoothly.

Computer repair

Got a computer problem like a slow machine or your computer not turning on? Computer repair technicians are experienced at fixing common complaints like these. Your computer technician will start by diagnosing the problem. Once they know what they’re dealing with, they’ll fix it right away or advise you on next steps, whether you need new parts, updated software, or a more intensive service off-site. Depending on the issue, your technician may be able to offer technical support over the phone or Skype so you can get your computer fixed sooner.

Computer training & troubleshooting

Confused by computers? You’re not alone. If you want to improve your Microsoft, Google, Skype, or email skills, book a computer training session. You’ll find plenty of friendly, patient and helpful computer technicians nearby. Let them know what programmes or internet skills you want to learn and they’ll walk you through the steps or troubleshoot the challenges you’re facing. Arrange a one-to-one lesson or book a small-class IT session for your friends and colleagues.

Internet & wifi help

When your internet and wifi stop working, your world can come to a standstill. Your computer technician will whip your connections into line so it’s business as usual. Internet help can range from connecting your devices and troubleshooting connection issues to improving internet speeds and wifi extender setup

Cyber security & antivirus

Keep your computer and IT environment safe and secure from hackers and viruses. Book a computer technician to help with firewall setup and installing antivirus software. If you get hit with malware or a virus, your technician will take virus removal steps, fix any damage caused, and ensure your device is protected from future attacks.

Recent Computers & IT tasks in Cairns

Instal an ad hoc wifi network in my home, based on SIM card

$130

Bayview Heights QLD, Australia

25th Jun 2024

Currently I dont have NBN yet, as they have to do further cableing and may take over one month to be ready. In the meantime, I would like to set up a wifi connection at home, where all my wifi devices can connect with each other, and also I could watch Netflix based on my mobile plan. So basically I would feed my Modem with a mobile SIM (or tethered connection via iPhone hotspot), and that would "feed" the home wifi, so I could use it in my TV. And also so that I can control my wireless devices, which need a local network (AirCon, vacuum robot, solar panel, digital lock, etc.). I have at home two modern modems from Optus, and Airport Express, a wifi repeater, and two PoE devices, together with ethernet cables of all lenghts.

Put iPhone 13 Screen Protector on

$10

Trinity Beach QLD, Australia

23rd Jun 2024

Take off my current screen protector and put on a new iPhone 13 screen protector. Preferably as good as possible, happy to not watch so you can get it done without pressure 😅

Laptop cleaning

$20

Trinity Park QLD, Australia

13th Jun 2024

In need to get my laptop cleaned, and unsure where to go.. it’s a macbook with a touch bar

Mac mini set up properly synch from imac / Hardrive Quotes

$80

Cairns QLD, Australia

11th Jun 2024

Your house is fine ive been mac all my life but no expert ! Set up mail properly 2 monitor access synch from external hardrive from and 2 all apple devices etc all new. imac has finally thrown in the towel 🤭

Extremely knowledgeable Nice guy Awsum result Could not be happier !

Local one on one face to face assistance with Mac Air laptop.

$50

Stratford QLD, Australia

4th Jun 2024

Trying to do job application. Need one one face to face assistance. Tasks: download, attach and sort files etc. Using a Mac Air laptop.

Supply and install a wifi extender

$250

Westcourt QLD, Australia

31st May 2024

Technician to supply and install a plug in wifi extender at home to suit Tp link ax 1500 modem

Remove a network switch from a retail store

$150

Earlville QLD, Australia

20th May 2024

Attend a retail store in Earlville QLD. Take photo of existing comms rack. Remove a Cisco router (4 screws). Place in box and attach address label. Leave box at the store. Eta 30-45 minutes. Online induction to be completed prior to works. (15-20 mins) ***Thanks for all the good offers, will award the job no later than Wednesday night.

Luke was awesome, followed processes, got an induction done, stayed in contact, did the job on time. Would highly recommend !!

Computer fixed

$50

Cairns North QLD, Australia

15th May 2024

Just got a computer need it looked at

WiFi extender

$100

Brinsmead QLD 4870, Australia

10th May 2024

Put WiFi extender from main house to pool house

Luke is a lovely guy who works extremely hard

Set up NBN modem router and connect devices

$90

Manoora QLD, Australia

15th Apr 2024

I am looking for someone to set up the modem / router at my grandmothers house Location: Manoora, Cairns NBN connection has been made, modem router has been delivered, and the username and password has been given by the ISP. I need someone to go to her home, connect the box, and then add her phone and tablet to the WIFI. She will talk your ear off but she’s otherwise lovely.

Knowledgeable and efficient, thanks for getting Nanna sorted out so quickly

Connect a printer to all devices

$50

Parramatta Park QLD, Australia

10th Mar 2024

Connect printer to computer phone and iPad

Help with new canon printer, mainly setting up of scanner function..

$50

Trinity Beach QLD, Australia

17th Feb 2024

Newly purchased printer, need advice and practical help with scanner feature. Prefer Monday the 19th but am flexible.

Get SIM card out of modem

$30

Mooroobool QLD, Australia

11th Feb 2024

The SIM card has fallen into the modem. I need someone to get it out.

Nbn technician

$100

Manoora QLD, Australia

1st Feb 2024

I have some issues setup with nbn modem and noticed the nbn entry socket wire RJ45 home wiring is lose - may require to review and possobly need of change. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 2 February 2024

WiFi connectted but no internet on windows 10 (starlink)

$200

Koah QLD, Australia

30th Jan 2024

starlink wifi connected but cant get on the net - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 19 January 2024 - Due date: Before Thursday, 1 February 2024

Set up Windows in my laptop (I have linux)

$60

Cairns QLD, Australia

30th Jan 2024

I need someone tech-savvy that can help me out. Currently have Linux Mint but would like to partition my disk to add Windows ( if you think it will be worth it ) OR install Windows altogether. I want to play games =( - Due date: Flexible

Fix Reolink Poe camera and view in mobile app

$200

Kuranda QLD, Australia

24th Jan 2024

I have 14 cameras installed in my property. 8 cameras are working another 6 is not working which needs to be checked especially the RJ45 connector. Unable to view the camera in my mobile app. Need help in fixing that. - Due date: Flexible

Apple Mac repair

$500

Clifton Beach QLD, Australia

23rd Jan 2024

We need a mobile Apple Mac Tech repair. It won’t switch on and is making a constant siren Noise - Due date: Flexible

Printer Set up

$10

Cairns City QLD, Australia

10th Jan 2024

I have a Brother MFC7860DW printer to add as a wifi printer on 3 computers - one iMac, one MacBook Air and one Windows 11 PC. I don't have the set up disk as the printer is secondhand - but in very good working order (copier works fine). I have a USB cable to connect it but it still doesn't work. I've tried downloading the drivers but again the computers don't recognize it as a new printer. (this is a repeat of the issue from July 2022 - I don't know why it happened again). - Due date: Before Friday, 22 July 2022 - Due date: Before Friday, 12 January 2024

Chetan is conscientious

Cant get epsom printer and laptop to print scan could do previously

$80

Cairns North QLD, Australia

24th Dec 2023

Laptop and printer worked fine until today . But can’t connect to scan or print . Unsure how to get to work - Due date: Flexible