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syncports.co.uk

Computer Servicing, Repairs and Upgrades


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Kent


IMG_9780

USB Pen Drive Repair

Amazingly we managed to recover all 5.5Gb from this USB memory stick! The USB plug had been completely ripped from the circuit board which had in turn detached two of the four solder points where the USB plug is attached. This meant that a repair was exctremely delicate and required the circuit board tracers to ... read more

Posted in Data Recovery on 19th February 2017


Swaine Road, St Michaels

iPhone Stolen, Smashed, Found, Fixed and Returned!

We saw a tweet asking if anyone had seen an iPhone in Swaine Road near Tenterden as it had been lost and the iCloud “Find My iPhone” feature was saying the phone was in that location … It turns out that the phone had been last seen in Peasmarsh that morning so it was quite obvious that ... read more

Posted in Apple Repairs on 2nd May 2015


iMac Hard Drive Replacement

Upgrading iMac Hard Drive

A client called who had completely filled their iMac 8’1 hard drive and the machine wasn’t running very well to say the least! Operating systems require a certain amount of free space on the hard drive to work efficiently and as a rule you should never let your boot drive fill up past 90% capacity. ... read more

Posted in Apple Repairs, Upgrades on 22nd December 2012


3g WiFi Router

3G Mobile Broadband WiFi

For those in broadband black spots desperately looking for a reliable internet alternative to conventional landline ADSL, check out your local 3G coverage. We setup a directional panel antenna for a client near Maidstone that points at his nearest 3G mast (you can find the locations of your nearest masts here). This antenna was mounted ... read more

Posted in Broadband, Wired Networks, Wireless Networks on 5th October 2012


JBS

Sage 50 Networking

If your business uses Sage 50 for its accounting software, we can set it up so that multiple machines can access the same accounts over a network. Today we were in Tenterden to do just that for JBS. For the cost of a call out and a new license for Sage 50, they are now ... read more

Posted in Desktop Repairs on 27th September 2012


Netgear WG102

Hotel WiFi

Site visit today at a hotel in Rye to investigate how many access points need to be installed in order to supply all rooms with WiFi. We use Netgear WG102 802.11g Access Points as we have found them to have excellent reliability and signal strength. We’ve successfully installed these access points at the Falstaff in Canterbury, ... read more

Posted in Wireless Networks on 22nd February 2012


JBS

Sage EPOS Training

Today we were in Tenterden helping a new building supplies company to learn how to use their brand new tills. EPOS tills can be daunting to begin with and sometimes telephone support alone just isn’t enough. We will work onsite with you to help you with your touch screen tills and translate any jargon you ... read more

Posted in EPOS Servicing on 21st February 2012