Aberfoyle Park PC Repairs Blog

iPhone 5C & iPhone 5S Screen Replacements Now Available!

We are pleased to announce that we are now offering iPhone 5C screen replacements and iPhone 5S screen replacements. This repair for the iPhone 5C and 5S costs $275 All the screens will be ordered on an "as needed" basis due to their high cost at the moment. We are also looking at adding further repair services for the iPhone 5, iPhone 5C & iPhone 5S. Turnaround time for the repair will be 3-5 business days to order the screen and an hour to repair the phone. iPhone 5C & iPhone 5S Screen Replacement Over time, the screens will drop in price. When this happens, we will pass on our savings and lower the repair prices....

How To Remove Australian Federal Police Virus

How To Remove Australian Federal Police Virus From An Infected System

The Australian Federal Police Virus (or AFP Virus as it is also known), has been making the rounds recently. I have received a considerable number of systems into my shop with this virus. This blog post will explain how to remove the Australian Federal Police virus from your system. Note: Just to clarify, This is a scam / computer virus which aims to gather your credit card information by fooling you into thinking that the Australian Federal Police are monitoring you and you've been caught out - The Australian Federal Police are not actually tracking your usage (as far as I'm aware anyway!) , and you don't have to worry about them knocking on the door or anything like that. The symptoms of the Australian Federal Police virus...

D-Link DSL-2740B Firmware v2.07 Australia Causes Slow Internet Speeds

  I have recently been experiencing some very strange problems with my home internet service. I'm with Adam Internet and usually get around 9MB-10MB sync speeds from my D-Link DSL-2740B ADSL2+ Wireless Modem Router. This problem appears to be caused by the DSL-2740B Firmware. Initially , my modem was running on firmware version 2.02 EU (Europe Firmware) - Possibly because it was purchased on eBay? This all worked fine but I thought I'd get better performance out of flashing the Australian Firmware (WRONG!) There appears to be an apparent bug in the latest available firmware from the D-Link support site (v2.07 AU Download Here, I have the F1 revision of the modem) After upgrading to v2.07 I encountered the following issues:
  • My Internet sync speed DROPPED -  9MB-10MB to 6MB-7MB! - 30% Slower!!
  • I was suddenly unable to "Multitask" on my network. I...
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