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Topic # 106695 30-Jul-2012 08:28 Send private message

One of my colleagues appears to have been running her home laptop without any virus protection and has caught something that will not let her proceed after booting until she purchases an offered virus cleaner.

She wants to take the laptop somewhere to get it cleaned up and sorted out. Anyone know of someone in or near Auckland CBD that could do this for her?

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  Reply # 663894 30-Jul-2012 11:09 Send private message

What brand?






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  Reply # 663904 30-Jul-2012 11:22 Send private message

nate: What brand?


HP, about four years old.

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  Reply # 663915 30-Jul-2012 11:46 Send private message

We can help, we are in Newton. We aren't the cheapest around, but we do a fair bit of this type of thing!
PM me if you wish.



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  Reply # 663938 30-Jul-2012 12:46 Send private message

networkn: We can help, we are in Newton. We aren't the cheapest around, but we do a fair bit of this type of thing!
PM me if you wish.


Many thanks Andre. Have tracked you down to SSL - will pass on the details to my colleague and she can make contact.

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Reply # 663980 30-Jul-2012 13:55 Send private message

networkn: We can help, we are in Newton. We aren't the cheapest around, but we do a fair bit of this type of thing!
PM me if you wish.


Oops, re-read the OP and it seems to be a software issue not a hardware one (the company I was thinking of handles all of HP's hardware warranty claims).

Go with Andre, he's a good guy.




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