From time to time, our laptops stop working. Hopefully, it is not a regular event, but a computer freezing can happen to anyone, including owners of high-quality units. So what can you do to get your laptop to start working again, before the help of IT support? This article lists a few things you can do to get your computer to work again, and at worse, to help make things easier for your laptop to be repaired. The tips of this article apply if your laptop is able to restart on its own.
Back Up Your Data
This is such an important advice – yet ignored by so many. The last thing you want is to lose all of your files when your laptop stops working. To avoid losing your documents, pictures, and music along with your computer, make sure to back up your data regularly. You can even save the most important files unto a flash drive, CD, or even on an internet platform such as Dropbox. [Read more…]