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Support with your Laptop, Netbook & Desktop Computer

If you need help setting up your new computer or if it develops a fault, please call our technical experts, who are confident that many problems can be resolved quickly and efficiently over the phone.

When calling our local rate helplines*, please ensure you have your computer and the serial number to hand, to give us the best chance of helping you.

Acer: 0871 760 1000
Apple: 0844 209 0611
Asus: 0870 120 8340
Dell: 0844 338 1000
HP: 0844 369 0369
MSI: 0845 604 0105
Samsung: 0330 726 7864
Sony: 0870 240 2408
Toshiba: 0844 847 8944

* Calls from outside the UK and from mobile phones may incur additional fees. Please check with your service provider.

What happens if my computer doesn’t work?
What about my data?
What can I do if my computer is not covered by my warranty?
What can I do if my computer is not covered?


Important Information:

What happens if my computer doesn’t work?

In the first instance, please call the relevant technical helpline detailed above. Technical experts are available to take your call and can help resolve many issues over the phone, including:

  • Simple help and advice on setting up your computer
  • Technical issues you may need assistance with.

If we cannot resolve your issue over the phone, the technical experts will advise you what to do next. If a repair is required, they will arrange for your computer to be collected free of charge from your home, work or any address in the UK, at your convenience. This does not affect your statutory rights.

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What about my data?

To keep your pictures, movies, music and documents safe, it is strongly recommended that you keep a backup copy of your data and regularly run anti-virus software. If at any point your computer requires a repair, everything will be done to ensure your files are safe. However where this is not possible, backing up your data will ensure that nothing is lost.

Argos has a range of products that help to keep your data safe. Take a look at our range of accessories, including portable hard drives, external hard drives and computer security and anti-virus software for a solution that suits you.

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What can I do if my computer is not covered by my warranty?

Contact the technical helpline detailed above and they will advise you what to do next. The fault may be covered by your statutory rights, or may require a chargeable repair. The customer services team will advise you of your options and any applicable costs.

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What can I do if my computer is not covered?

Contact the technical helpline detailed above and they will arrange to have your computer repaired. The costs will be explained by the customer services team. This does not affect your statutory rights.

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