LA experts give advice on how to avoid computer viruses
Do you have any suggestions to ensure a computer functions properly and stays virus free?
“I recommend daily, auto-mated system backups.” – Brian Cometa, owner of highly rated Brian Cometa’s Apple Computer Services in Burbank, Calif. Cometa warns those with limited computer skills not to home diagnose issues, as they can often cause more damage.
“Firewalls are very important. Keep antivirus programs updated and running.” –Steve Hong, owner of highly rated Valencia Computers in Santa Clarita, Calif. Hong says for computer repairs, there is often an hourly charge plus the cost of parts.
“Make sure your virus protection is turned on.” –Sandra Cromwell, president of Roger’s Systems in Valencia, Calif. Cromwell says she encourages customers to look into issues themselves before calling in the help of professionals.