Santa Barbara Computer Repair

Welcome to “Santa Barbara Computer Repair PC Mechanic”, your trusted computer repair service in Santa Barbara, CA. With over two and a half decades of experience and a reputation for integrity, we provide a wide range of computer services including computer repair, data recovery, home networking, custom-built computers, virus and malware removal, and backup solution for your data, either stored locally or in the cloud. Our team of licensed technicians specialize in repairing both laptops and desktops, offering quick and reliable PC diagnostics to get your device back up and running in no time. We also offer tech support for all types of computers, including PCs and Macs, as well as computer upgrades and computer support services.

In addition to our computer repair services, we offer advanced home and office networking, advanced data recovery, malware removal, and computer backup solutions both for Windows and Macs. We can also provide custom-built computers for gaming or professional use, complete with advanced virus protection.

We are conveniently located at 309 East Micheltorena St. Santa Barbara, CA 93101, near the beautiful Alice Keck Park. We offer both on-site and drop-off services to clients in Santa Barbara, Montecito, Carpinteria, Goleta, Hope Ranch, Summerland, and UC Santa Barbara at an affordable price. At PC Mechanic, we pride ourselves on providing excellent customer service. That’s why we offer a free 10-minute diagnostic in our office, and we strive to complete most repairs within 24 hours. Services are only done by prior appointments. If you need computer upgrades or support services, PC Mechanic has you covered. Contact us today at (805) 324-3654 to schedule an appointment and experience our expert computer services for yourself. Our main computer services includes:

  • Professional new computer consulting and setup in Santa Barbara.
  • Desktop repair and troubleshooting in Santa Barbara.
  • Laptop repair and diagnostics for specific laptop brands or models in Santa Barbara.
  • Expert data recovery services for failed hard drives.
  • Wired or wireless computer networking for small businesses or home network setup in Santa Barbara.
  • Expert computer optimization services to speed up slow PCs.
  • Malware and virus removal for specific malware or viruses.
  • Customized backup solutions for small businesses and individuals.
  • Custom-built specific type of computer for gaming, workstations, or other needs in Santa Barbara.
  • Expert Outlook email recovery and support services.
  • Expert wireless printer setup and configuration services for home offices in Santa Barbara.
  • Expert wireless network troubleshooting and repair services for small businesses in Santa Barbara.
  • Printer driver installation and troubleshooting services.
  • Expert hardware troubleshooting and repair services for desktops.
  • Black screen troubleshooting and repair services for desktops and laptops.
  • Expert startup loop troubleshooting and repair services for desktops and laptops.
  • Expert desktop overheating repair services.
  • Windows specific version repair and reinstall services.
  • Expert no power troubleshooting and repair services for desktops and laptops.
  • Expert software troubleshooting and repair services for specific type of software.
  • Windows or Mac OS password recovery and reset services for specific type of account.
  • Expert one-on-one Mac and Windows OS training for beginners in Santa Barbara.

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Expert PC Repair Services in Santa Barbara – Comprehensive Knowledge of all Desktop Components

PC Mechanic is an expert in Santa Barbara who possesses a comprehensive understanding of every component of your desktop computer. If you encounter any problem with your hard drive, motherboard, CPU, RAM, power supply, graphics card, sound card, wireless card or any other PC component, PC Mechanic is the go-to person for you. Prior to initiating any repairs, we can also offer you well-informed guidance. In some cases, we may suggest against repairs if we deem that the cost of repair is not justified by the value of your computer.

Comprehensive Virus Removal Services for PC and Mac at PC Mechanic

Our computer repair services include virus removal, and at PC Mechanic, we have over 25 years of experience in detecting and eliminating various types of malware such as viruses, spyware, Trojans, rootkits, potentially unwanted software, and pop-up windows for both PC and Mac. Our expertise in virus removal also enables us to provide valuable guidance on selecting the most effective malware and virus protection for your computer.

Upgrade Your Slow Computer with PC Mechanic – The Expert in Speed and Reliability

Is your computer taking forever to boot up? Does it take anywhere from 3 to 10 minutes for your PC to load, leaving you with enough time for a coffee break before it’s ready to use? Would you like your computer to perform like a gaming computer and boot up within seconds? Look no further than PC Mechanic, the expert in upgrading computers for speed and reliability for over two decades! We specialize in upgrading both desktop and laptop computers that have slowed down to a crawl. As the top experts in Santa Barbara, we can transform your slow computer into a high-performing, reliable machine. Don’t wait any longer for your computer to boot up – give us a call today!

Custom-Built Desktop Computers for Gamers and Professionals – High-Quality Components and State-of-the-Art Technology

Do you dream of building a custom desktop computer with high-quality components? Are you looking for a fast computer that is tailored to your specific needs? Whether you’re a gamer looking to play the latest games or a professional in need of a fast PC with a dedicated graphics card and a solid-state drive, you’ve come to the right place. As an experienced computer technician, I’ve been building custom computers since 1993. I still remember building my first personal computer after attending a computer show in Pomona, CA. Choosing the custom components was an exciting experience, and since then, I’ve built hundreds of custom computers for numerous clients. There’s nothing quite like the satisfaction of seeing the look on my clients’ faces when their custom-built computer loads in just 10 seconds! So, give me a call today, and I’ll help you build a high-performing PC with state-of-the-art technology. Once you’ve experienced the benefits of a custom-built PC, you’ll never go back!

Home Computer Networking and Troubleshooting Services at PC Mechanic – Reliable WiFi Signal Coverage for Your Entire Home

At PC Mechanic, home computer networking and troubleshooting are among the top three most requested services. Are you struggling with a weak wireless signal that doesn’t cover your entire house? Do you experience random drops when streaming videos or accessing the internet from certain areas of your home, such as your bedroom? Are you in need of a wall-to-wall coverage of a reliable WiFi signal? Are your networking equipment outdated and need replacing? Do you find yourself having to restart your router or modem every few days? You’ve come to the right place! We can help set up an advanced wireless router that covers your entire home with a reliable WiFi signal. Our experts can troubleshoot any issues related to signal strength, cable wiring, modem, router, access point, repeaters, or switches. We can also advise you on the latest advancements in networking technology. Our team will install and configure all your wireless or wired devices on-site to ensure complete coverage throughout your entire house, no matter its size. Give PC Mechanic a call today, and let us help you enjoy uninterrupted internet access from anywhere in your home.

Local Data Recovery Experts at PC Mechanic – Recover Your Precious Data in 24 Hours

PC Mechanic is the leading local data recovery service provider in the area. Have you been experiencing issues with your hard drive, such as it not being detected or failing to boot up? Do you need to retrieve photos and data from an old computer that’s been sitting on the shelf? Approximately 80% of the time, we can recover your data locally within 24 hours for just a quarter of the price of other data recovery companies. We also have access to clean rooms through our partners for advanced data recovery. So, if you’ve lost your precious photos, don’t hesitate to pick up the phone and give us a call. A hard drive can fail at any time, which is why we recommend backing up your data every day. Your computer is replaceable, but your data and personal photos may not be. Data recovery is the second most popular computer service, and at PC Mechanic, we are experts in recovering data from hard drives with logical or physical failure. Our professional service is typically faster and more affordable than those of large data recovery companies. Give us a call today, and we will do everything possible to extract your valuable data from the failing drive.

Buy or Sell Used Macs and Windows Computers at PC Mechanic – Fair Prices

Are you looking to sell or buy a used Macbook Air, Macbook, Macbook Pro, iMac, or Mac Mini? At PC Mechanic, we selectively buy and sell used Macs, as well as some Microsoft Windows computers. If you’re interested in selling or buying a used computer, simply email us the specs or give us a call at 805-324-3654. We would be happy to assist you in finding the perfect computer that meets your needs or purchasing your used computer at a fair price. Contact us today!