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DaytonIT Computer Shop
941 E Franklin St
Centerville, Oh 45459
937-886-0362   MAP

Mon-Fri  2pm-8pm
Closed Sat & Sun

Computer & Laptop Tune-Up Service and Virus Removal

  • Standard Service Removes all Malware, Adware and Spyware

  • Extensive Services Repair Damage Caused by Viruses

Website Optimized for Mobile Devices

Scareware Prevention:

  • Scareware is the new term for the "False Security" Pop-Up Messages that you may receive while browsing the internet
  • The first sign of the pop-up itself has done no damage to your computer yet, it is not until you click on the pop-up that it then installs the 'virus' that will begin to do damage to your computer
  • Damage to your computer includes (but is not limited to) disabling your real AntiVirus, disabling your Firewall, disabling your Browser - all the while trying to get you to send them your credit card number to purchase 'their' solution
  • The best prevention is that you DON'T CLICK ON THE POP-UP when it comes up, we are not even sure that clicking the X in the upper right hand corner of the window is ok, Blocking Pop-Ups on your Computer might keep you from getting these to begin with.
  • If you have one of these pop-ups appear, you can Rick Click on the Task Bar and open Task Manager and then 'End' all Internet Explorer application tasks to make it go away / or simply Restart your computer - do either of these methods without clicking on the Pop-Up in any way!
  • Shown below are the many varieties of Scareware that have been found

Photo courtesy of the following ZD Net article on Scareware

If you have fallen victim to a full scareware, malware, spyware, adware or virus 'hijack' of your computer. Don't lose sleep over it - we can remove it and get your computer back to normal again. About half the time our standard $99 Tune-Up service takes care of them, however sometimes it become a manual removal process that can end up costing more.

What you need to know: Misleading applications can sneak onto your computer as you surf the Web. Once installed, scammers use them to commit fraud and identity theft. Here's what you need to know to guard against spyware and other misleading applications.

What To Do

  • Use an Anti Virus to proactively protect from spyware and other security risks
  • Be especially cautious when clicking on pop-up advertisements especially ads promoting system security or performance tools that look like a standard Microsoft Windows alert
  • Do not accept or open suspicious error dialogs from within the browser
  • Purchase security and system performance software from reputable sources
  • Keep software and security patches up to date

Don't put up with a Slow Computer any longer! - Call Now!

Typical Clean-up, Maintenance & Upgrade Services Include:

  • $99 - Computer Tune-Up. Includes the full Adware, Spyware, Malware Removal Service - Plus we will run numerous Microsoft maintenance tools to check, cleanup and reorganize all the system, registry and program files on your computer to bring it back to life. Plus we will physically clean out the computer dust that collects in it causing it to heat up and wear out. Yes it's a deal!
  • $50 - $75 - Hard Drive Erase and Complete Reload of your Windows. Would you like to get your computer running as fast as it did when you first got it? Some Virus and Malware problems or simply un-fixable. Drop off your computer and we will: backup your common data files if possible; erase your hard drive and completely reload your Windows; and then restore your common data files. The Good News is that all problems get erased from your computer, The Bad News is that some programs (Office, Word, Excel) that you have added will get erased and you will need to reinstall. However, the process can still be very rewarding!
  • $99 - Adware, Spyware, Malware and PopUp Removal. Adware, Spyware, Malware and Viruses are all picked up from the Internet and really slow down your computer or worse, they can compromise your on-line security allowing confidential account numbers, usernames and passwords to be stolen. We will install free programs that go thru your entire hard drive searching for and removing Adware, Spyware, Malware and PopUps. And we will install an AntiVirus program if yours is not current. The entire process takes several hours in our shop. We can not guarantee that this will totally remove all these threats but 95% of the time it does.
  • $60 - Hard Drive Upgrade Service. Do you want a super fast SSD (Solid State Drive) or need additional Hard Drive space to save more Photos, Music, Videos and or Data files? We can upgrade your computers hard drive to provide more speed or storage space. We can copy all the contents from your old hard drive over to the new hard drive. You will also have the additional Hard Drive cost which is typically $100 or so.
  • $30 - Backup Automation Setup. Bring us your computer and your external hard drive or usb drive and we will create a custom automated program on your computer to backup all your critical data files and user settings.

For the Past 10 Years DaytonIT has been providing:

  • Direct on-site computer and networking services

  • Microsoft network design and administration

  • Laptop computer repairing, refurbishing and upgrading

  • Used laptop sales and service

DaytonIT Computer Shop shop located in Centerville, Ohio. Serving the greater Dayton Ohio area including Beavercreek, Bellbrook, Kettering, Lebanon, Mason, Miamisburg, Springboro, West Carrollton, West Chester and Waynesville.

Computer Shop Services include:

  • Repairing Apple, Dell, Compaq, HP, IBM , Lenovo, Acer, Toshiba, eMachine and all other Computers and all Laptops

  • Upgrading all Computers and all Laptops with more ram and larger hard drives

  • Removing Viruses, Adware, Spyware and Internet Threats slowing down older computers

  • Buying and Selling older laptops, computers and equipment

  • Convenient Centerville Location and Hours for Drop-off and Pick-up

DaytonIT - Computer Shop
941 East Franklin Street
Centerville, Ohio 45459

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DaytonIT Computer Shop shop located in Centerville, Ohio. Serving the greater Dayton Ohio area including Beavercreek, Bellbrook, Kettering, Lebanon, Mason, Miamisburg, Springboro, West Carrollton, West Chester and Waynesville.