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I got a free assessment of my phone at the Genius Bar at the Solomon Pond Mall... - Oct 24, 2018

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Dell

800-624-9896

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Did not solve the problem and caused incredible inconvenience by reloading... - Jun 27, 2022

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CTS Computer

303 Watertown St
Newton, MA 02458 617-964-8927

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Very knowledgeable and responsive. Prices always seem reasonable. - Feb 16, 2022

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Micro Center

730 Memorial Dr
Cambridge, MA 02139 617-234-6400

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We tried using them to fix my computer and the manager said he couldn't... - Jul 20, 2022

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Alfa Computer

20 Cummings Park Dr
Woburn, MA 01801 781-932-9801

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So helpful and accommodating Really seem to know their work Excellent advice - Sep 22, 2022

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The Computer Loft

6 Fordham Rd
Allston, MA 02134 617-782-9997

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This company has always been very helpful. They go above and beyond to make... - May 25, 2020

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Orramac Computer Services

117-A Galen St
Watertown, MA 02472 617-926-8007

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Very prompt, courteous, reasonable in price - Jan 15, 2021

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Apple Store

199 Boylston St
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467 617-454-9940

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I was originally told it would be 100$ to fix and then after I sent it... - Jul 12, 2022

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Computer Domain

240 River St
Dedham, MA 02026 781-686-1099

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When computer couldn't be repaired they asked me how I used the computer... - Jan 29, 2020

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Apple Store

100 Cambridgeside Pl
Cambridge, MA 02141 617-528-7970

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I always schedule by appointment then receive text when ready they are fast... - Jul 05, 2022

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Apple Store

75 Middlesex Tpke
Burlington, MA 01803 781-653-0970

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It is important for employers to fully train staff before servicing customers... - May 22, 2020

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Joe's Computer Services

580 Kelley Blvd
North Attleboro, MA 02760 508-643-4414

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Excellent - Sep 19, 2016

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Best Buy/Geek Squad

1 Worcester Rd
Framingham, MA 01701 508-872-2223

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Computer VIP

484 Columbian St
Weymouth, MA 02190 781-331-3120

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Excellent service, even helped on Christmas Day so a gift was not ruined - Jan 23, 2022

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PC ComLink Computer Systems

268 Cambridge St
Burlington, MA 01803 781-229-6818

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John has built computers for us and repaired computers for us. Last time,... - Sep 18, 2021

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Apple Store

1220 Market St
Lynnfield, MA 01940 978-326-0970

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Very quick repair at a price that was good. They were polite and very knowledgeable... - Jul 14, 2022

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1245 Worcester St
Natick, MA 01760 508-903-2800

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They misdiagnosed my problem. - Jan 29, 2018

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CTS Computer

855 Broadway
Raynham, MA 02767 508-822-8558

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I had a problem with my computer and it had totally ceased working for me.... - Mar 24, 2019

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Best Buy/Geek Squad

550 Grossman Dr
Braintree, MA 02184 781-848-1100

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I used to enjoy trips to Best Buy on days not much going on. Nowadays, it's... - Jun 23, 2022

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