iMac Hard Drive Replacement

iMac hard drive

iMac hard drive failure and replacementA really common problem on iMacs unfortunately as a large amount of heat is generated inside that nice sleek aluminium housing. This heat is a big enemy of hard drives and will cause earlier failure than is normal. The situation is not helped by ingress of dust into the extensive … Read more

Back up your Mac with Time Machine

Apple Mac backup

Probably one of the most beneficial and useful applications that comes bundled with your Mac, but the least utilised. Time Machine is a brilliant tool, you just need to use it. Imagine if you could go back in time to just a little bit before you accidentally deleted a file. Imagine if your hard drive … Read more

Orwell Computers is now on the road

Ipswich base of Orwell Computers

Update – 1 January 2019 I am now working on the road to repair Macs in homes and offices in the Ipswich, Felixstowe, and Woodbridge areas. If you prefer, you can still book an appointment to meet me at Basepoint Business Centre, The Havens, Ransomes Europark Ipswich.This is by appointment only as I don’t have … Read more

(George) Orwell Computers

Whilst doing some SEO work on my site and searching for Orwell Computers I was fascinated to note that George Orwell Computers was a suggested link by Google! Investigation shows that it is reference to the Apple Macintosh launch video I remember so well from 1984. It’s not something that occurred to me when I … Read more