[kwlug-disc] OT: "No I will not fix your computer."

CrankyOldBugger crankyoldbugger at gmail.com
Tue Oct 29 10:25:06 EDT 2013


I'm with John on this one.  There are lots of people out there that could
use a "refurbished" computer.

But I think the OP disqualified recycling shops, so...

I would think that we would all send business Bob's way.  He runs a
computer shop in Elmira.  (I'm assuming his services include computer
repairs?)



On 29 October 2013 09:56, John Kerr <johneddie.kerr at gmail.com> wrote:

> I think that paying anyone to fix a computer that is more than 4 years old
> is running against the law of diminishing returns. More so if the original
> purchase price is under $500.00. Better to buy a new one at under $500.00
> and give the computer to a place like the Working Centre.
>
>
> On Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 11:38 PM, Paul Nijjar <paul_nijjar at yahoo.ca>wrote:
>
>>
>> But who will?
>>
>> You all are supergeniuses who fix your own computer problems. But when
>> your less brilliant peers ask for places to send their broken
>> computers, where do you send them? Who fixes computers well in town?
>> Who fixes computers well in town at reasonable rates?
>>
>> (No, Computer Recycling does not count.)
>>
>> (If you have not seen the reference, it is this old T-shirt:
>> https://www.thinkgeek.com/product/388b/)
>>
>> - Paul
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