Home User

Computer Services for home usersIf you need computer help at home, we’re here to help! Our IT support technicians are trained on Apple and PCs and will come to your home to get your computers running smoothly.

Our computer services extend well beyond basic computer repair. We can help you set up your computer, laptop, tablet and smartphone, troubleshoot internet issues, set up your wireless network, help with backing up files and photos and synching your data across all your devices. We’ll remove viruses and malware and do an overall health check to make sure everything’s working properly.

We are expert in all things WiFi and can install or upgrade your home WiFi network, dealing with any WiFi problems you maybe experiencing and ensuring reliable and fast WiFi throughout your property, including outside areas. We can also set up and manage parental controls on your internet service to keep your children safe online.

With PC Man you are guaranteed a friendly and efficient IT technician every time. We’re straight talking, don’t use jargon and are honestly priced. We believe strongly in personal service, so you will never deal with a ticketing system or a call centre and will always deal directly with one of our IT engineers. See what our clients have to say about our service.

PC Man’s home computer services

Please find listed below some of the home computer services we offer. If you do not find what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact us. For details of our rates please click here.

Audio Visual

Audio Visual by PC ManDo you like the idea of listening to music in any area of your home, inside or out? Maybe you fancy a home cinema, watching TV in the bathroom or want to access your movies from any screen in the house?

From a simple TV and surround sound installation through to multi room sound and video, PC Man can bring that dream to reality. We can help you with wireless music systems and audio streaming services (such as SONOS), satellite TV systems (such as Sky) and Freeview distribution. Worried your WiFi connection won’t support your audio system? We can take that care of that too. Please visit our WiFi page for further details.


 Cloud Based Services

Cloud Computing with PC ManPC Man offers a vast array of cloud based services for the home, including online data back up, parental controls, and email.

Get in touch today to see how we can help you get the best from the cloud in your home.


Computer Health Check

Computer Health Check by PC ManGeneral day to day use, installing and removing programs and internet browsing can all affect your computer. It’s recommended that your computer should be cleaned inside and out at least once a year and your system checked regularly. Maintaining your computer will add to its longevity and help to keep it working efficiently.

PC Man will perform a computer health check, removing dust, malware and checking for viruses, cleaning the build-up of old files, removing unwanted software, installing critical windows updates and optimising your computer’s performance.


Computer and Laptop Repair

Computer Repairs - PC ManWhether your computer or laptop keeps crashing, freezing, won’t boot or is suffering from a failed hardware component such as a hard drive, PC Man is experienced in all areas of computer support and can get you back up and running as quickly as possible.

Please visit our laptop repairs page for full details of our laptop repair service.


Data Back Ups

Data back ups with PC ManPC Man can help you to protect all your files, including music and photos, by making regular copies of your important data.

These can be taken from all your desktops and laptops and stored centrally either on a local secure hard drive or online with our cloud based back up solution which protect you from fire, flood and theft. This way if anything should happen to your computer – all your data is safely backed up so that we can have you up and running in no time!

PC Man are also able to securely back up your personal Google account data including mail, contacts and calendar to a secure network of global data centres.


Data Recovery

Data Recovery - PC ManShould disaster strike and you lose data through hardware failure or by accidental deletion, PC Man can assist you with hard disk and RAID data recovery.

We can also advise on how best to protect your data going forward with secure data back ups to make sure you never lose important files or those precious family photos. We can safely migrate data and transfer files from computers, tablets, smartphones or external hard drives.



 Software & Hardware Installation

Hardware Installation by PC ManHave you bought a new Windows PC, Apple computer or printer and don’t know where to begin with installing it? PC Man is happy to help!

We can install hardware components such as RAM, sound cards, graphics cards, DVD drives, hard drives and motherboards.

We can also assist you with software installation, such as setting up Microsoft Office and antivirus solutions.


Malware and Virus Removal

Malware and Virus Removal - PC ManComputer problems are not always hardware related. Your computer may be running slowly, your internet browser plagued with pop-ups or perhaps your computer keeps crashing or behaving unpredictably. These computer problems are often caused by malware. Virus and malware attacks are becoming more frequent and more serious.

Often viruses can only be removed with professional help. We are experienced in identifying viruses and malware, so can quickly help remove the virus and repair any damage done. We will also ensure that you are protected from future attacks by providing advice on antivirus software.



Computer Recycling by PC ManPC Man is committed to helping our customers recycle or pass on equipment to charities for refurbishment whenever possible so preventing wasteful and toxic disposal to landfill.

For items that cannot be refurbished we aim to ensure the maximum reclamation of materials is made, with hazardous components being safely broken down in accordance with environmental legislation (WEEE and ROHS).


Remote Access

Remote AccessWith remote access, you can securely access data and files on your computer from anywhere in the world. Once set up, you can use your Mac or PC from any computer with an internet connection as if you were at home.

We can set up remote access using remote VPN tunnels over PPTP or L2TP. We also use Microsoft Terminal Services mapped directly to your Windows computer.


Smartphones and Tablets

Smartphone support by PC ManDo you have a smartphone or a tablet, such as an iPhone/iPad? Do you need help with set up and configuration? Do you want to sync your contacts, calendar, tasks and email with your computer?

PC Man is experienced in all major smartphones and tablets and can also help you with back ups, data transfer and data recovery.


Wireless Networking & WiFi Issues

Wireless NetworkingMost homes now have more than one computer and various devices that connect to the internet, so the need for wireless networks has become essential for home users. A wireless network is easy to manage, and offers flexibility by enabling you to use your laptop, iPad or smartphone anywhere in the house or garden.

Home networking also enables several users to access the internet at once – so no more family arguments! PC Man are wireless networking specialists. We can set you up with a secure home network and help you with any WiFi issues you may be experiencing such as poor WiFi coverage or connection problems. For more information please visit our WiFi page.