windows 8

Your PC Needs to be Repaired

The Windows 8 and 8.1 message Your PC needs to be repaired shows up on many computers. The reason for it is generally because of two main issues. First, a virus has infected your computer to such an extent that Windows no longer boots and your system is simply unusable. The specific error code doesn’t […]

Windows 8 automatic repair loop

A Slow Laptop

A customer brought in their Gateway laptop yesterday. Windows 8 is installed and she said it was acting very slow. She was in a hurry to get a diagnosis so I initially said it could be a virus. After all, a virus will slow down a computer as well. Once I determined that […]