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: 0371 760 1000
Apple: 0844 209 0611
Asus: 01442 265548
Dell: 0800 028 2660
HP: 0207 660 0596
MSI: 0203 608 5252
Samsung: 0330 726 7864
Sony: 0207 365 2810
Toshiba: 0333 222 7444
* Calls from outside the UK and from mobile phones may incur additional fees. Please check with your service provider.
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:
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.
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.
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.
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.