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Fremantle Bentech Computers Blogs

At Bentech Computers we love helping people and sharing stories about computer experiences with everyday people.
  • Windows 10 update broke my AMD/ATI Graphics card

    Windows 10 update broke my AMD/ATI Graphics card

    Fix AMD/ATI Graphics issue in Windows 10 Having a dual screen setup is really useful, even necessary for some - and to have that suddenly taken away can be a huge frustration - but that is what has happened to people with AMD/ATI graphics cards during a windows update. Also …Read More »
  • My Netflix Got Hacked…

    My Netflix Got Hacked…

    Last night my Netflix got hacked! I couldn’t believe where the hackers were located…. It was weird. A few days ago my Netflix started defaulting to Spanish; I didn’t think much of it and just changed the language for each show I was watching back to English and that was …Read More »
  • Rice isn’t the answer to spills on your Laptop

    Rice isn’t the answer to spills on your Laptop

    Don't Put Your Device in Rice. Here's Why... Let's work together to get rid of the myth that putting electronics in rice is an effective strategy for treating water damage. It's not. Here's the deal with rice and water damage. Pancake batter on the counter on Sunday morning is relatively …Read More »
  • Computer Help Videos and Tutorials – Episode 4: Upgrade to Windows 10 for Free!

    Computer Help Videos and Tutorials – Episode 4: Upgrade to Windows 10 for Free!

    Hello! The fourth video in our series of helpful computer hints and tips is live now. This episode covers how to upgrade to Windows 10 even after the July 29 2016 deadline. The video can be viewed HERE If your computer is running 7 or 8 and has not been …Read More »
  • Computer Help Videos and Tutorials – Episode 3: Should I upgrade to Windows 10?

    Computer Help Videos and Tutorials – Episode 3: Should I upgrade to Windows 10?

    Hi guys, the third video in our helpful and useful computer tips videos and tutorials discusses whether you should upgrade to Windows 10 or not (spoiler alert: the answer is yes!). The video is HERE. Thank you so much for all the feedback from all of you regarding these videos, …Read More »
  • Computer Help Videos and Tutorials – Episode 2: Turn it off and on again

    Computer Help Videos and Tutorials – Episode 2: Turn it off and on again

    Computer Help Videos and Tutorials - Episode 2: Turning it off and on again Hi guys, the second video in our helpful and useful computer tips videos and tutorials discusses about how to turn your devices and computers on and off again properly. The video is HERE . This covers …Read More »
  • Computer Help Videos and Tutorials – Episode 1

    Computer Help Videos and Tutorials – Episode 1

    Computer Help Videos and Tutorials - Episode 1 We are putting together a series of helpful and hopefully useful videos to help answer some on the common computer help related questions that we often get. Please forgive the production quality, this will improve as I get better at doing these …Read More »
  • Fremantle Apple Mac Repair Services

    Fremantle Apple Mac Repair Services

    Fremantle Bentech Computers provide service to Mac users, everything from iMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air right through to Mac Mini and iBook. We always give our customers the same advice that we would give our friends. Whatever service we provide, we promise you honesty and fairness in the services …Read More »
  • Do you backup?

    Do you backup?

    Do You Backup your data? Most people do not have adequate backup solutions in place. Many buy an external hard drive and think that their valuable data is being backed up but sadly this is not the case! A good backup solution will be automatic so you do not have …Read More »
  • Storms

    Storms

    Storms are also bad for your computer Many clients should consider surge protection to save their computer from damage due to a storm. Most commonly it is only the power supply unit (PSU) that needs replacement but often the entire computer may be dead. We HIGHLY recommend purchasing a good …Read More »
  • AVG

    AVG

    AVG and loss of data Hi all! We have noticed a number of people are still using AVG antivirus. AVG has a bug in the program that can lead to your computer becoming corrupt and all User Data ie: Documents, Pictures, Email etc being not available when you turn on …Read More »

Christmas Hours

Bentech Computers Christmas Hours


Normal Hours until 22nd Dec
Closed 23rd Dec till 1st Jan
(support available see below)
Normal Hours again from 2nd of Jan

Great news is that Steve B is manning the phones over the break. He will be happy to help and can even come out to you to fix things if needed.