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  • Writer's pictureBurton Kelso, Tech Expert

How to Fix Common Windows and Macintosh Laptop Problems That Are Driving You Crazy

If you're like most people, your laptop is probably one of the most important pieces of technology you own. Your laptop offers many options as you can use it for many functions such as work, recreation, and relaxation. Like most pieces of modern technology, your laptop should (Windows and Macintosh) should run smoothly without any problems. However, in this period of the digital age, we sometimes overwork our laptops which can cause problems as well as just getting a lemon piece of equipment off the assembly line. Many problems that occur with your laptop can be easily fixed and sometimes you'll just need to spring for a new device as the cost of repair outweighs the price of a new one. Check out this blog post that will help you troubleshoot common laptop issues and what steps you need to take as far as repairing them or replacing them.

  • Broken WebCam. In this remote work age, a working webcam is a must. When you can't access your webcam, it can cause a lot of stress in your life. If your webcam isn't working, try the following steps first.

  • Remove the cover. Many newer laptops have a built-in cover you can use to protect your privacy. If you rarely use your camera, check and verify you don't have the cover clo