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PC Desktop & Laptop Computer Repair

Looking for professional and affordable computer repair services?


Look no further than our award-winning team at Lightning Computer Repair. Our experienced technicians are experts in solving a wide range of computer problems, including viruses, blue screens, system errors, and data recovery for both PC and Mac OSX systems.


We also offer screen replacements for non-touch screen computers and can assist with software and hardware issues. With our on-site and drop-off services, we make it easy to get your computer back in top condition. Don't pay more for inferior repair services - choose Lightning Computer Repair for all your computer needs.

Apple & PC Data Recovery

When it comes to data recovery, trust is of the utmost importance. This is especially true for personal desktop computers and laptop hard drives, which often contain sensitive personal information such as payment details, addresses, and phone numbers. To ensure your data is in safe hands, it's essential to choose a reputable and experienced provider.


Our team has decades of experience in the data recovery industry. We have the knowledge and expertise to effectively recover files from desktop computers, laptops regardless of the operating system or file system in use. Additionally, we specialize in recovery services for a variety of hard drive types, including

SSD Drives

Hybrid Hard Drives

2.5" Hard Drives


 With our professional and reliable computer repair services, you can trust that your data is in good hands.

Virus & Malware Removal 

Virus, malware, and spyware infections are a common issue that customers face, causing frustrating pop-ups, browser and search engine hijacks, and redirects.


These can leave individuals feeling helpless and turn their computer into a source of frustration. We understand the importance of protecting your personal data and have the expertise to clean up any virus without endangering it. We guarantee a thorough and effective virus removal service without the need for reinstalling the operating system.

Our remote computer repair / virus removal service is a convenient option, allowing us to remotely fix and remove the virus while leaving behind the programs used to clean your computer. This enables customers to easily clean their computer in the event of re-infection. Trust us to restore your computer to optimal performance.



Computer Repair


We pride ourselves on providing exceptional computer repair services and achieving the highest level of customer satisfaction. Our customers have given us top ratings on Yelp, Thumbtack, and Google Places, testifying to our commitment to quality service.                                        


We offer computer repair services for all users, including home, business, and IT support. Our team of on-site technicians are available to come to your home or business, or you can schedule a drop-off appointment at our downtown San Jose office. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and experience the difference in our top-rated computer repair services.


All Technicians have passed background checks

Save time and money with same day service 

Rely on an experienced and knowledgeable IT team

PC, Laptop, Gaming PC, All Computer Repairs

We specialize in providing professional and efficient computer repair services for all types of devices, including PCs, laptops, and gaming PCs. Our team of experts is well-versed in Windows and other computer-related issues and have the knowledge and skills to effectively diagnose and solve a wide range of problems. Whether you are experiencing a hardware issue, software problem, or simply need routine maintenance, we have the expertise to get your device back to working condition quickly and efficiently.

Local Computer Repair

We specialize in providing professional and efficient computer repair services for all PC's laptop and desktop computers systems. Our services include virus removal, data recovery, broken (non-touch) screen LCD screen replacement, and more.


Our downtown San Jose office is open by appointment only. To schedule a drop-off appointment, please call us at (408) 660-3748. Our team of experts is dedicated to completing most computer repair services within 24 hours or less, ensuring minimal disruption to your daily routine. We strive to exceed your expectations and provide top-notch service.


Contact us today to schedule an appointment and experience the difference in our computer repair services.

Remote Computer Repair

Our remote computer repair service is designed to be fast, easy, and convenient for our customers.


By leveraging remote support technology, we can provide a wide range of services to our customers, including complex virus, malware, and spyware removal, routine system driver updates, software installation, PC tune-ups, and more. To use our remote computer support service, all you need is access to your email.


Our team of experts can have you up and running in as little as one hour, making it a great option for those who prefer to avoid the hassle of scheduling an on-site or drop-off appointment. Contact us today to experience the convenience of our remote computer repair service and get your computer running at its best.

On Site Computer Repair 

If you're like most people and don't have time to hassle with bringing your computer to a repair shop, our on-site service is perfect for you.


It is also an excellent option for physically disabled or individuals that suffer from limited mobility. Often, we can diagnose your problem over the phone, and if necessary, we can have a technician on-site the same day to solve your problems.


This service eliminates the need for you to transport your computer to a repair shop and ensures that your computer repair issues are resolved quickly and efficiently. Don't let your busy schedule or mobility issues hold you back from getting the

computer repair you need, contact us today and experience the convenience of our on-site service.

PC Laptop Screen      Replacement

A cracked laptop screen can be a cause of concern for many, as most manufacturers do not provide coverage for accidental damage.

However, at Lightning Computer Repair, we offer professional services to repair laptop screens. Our team of qualified engineers are equipped to go the extra mile to fix your laptop screen quickly and efficiently.


What you can expect from us:

Same-day service (Installs)

Qualified engineers ready to go the extra mile

Instant assessment

Exceptional customer service


Please note that we do not repair touch screens. Contact us today to schedule a same-day appointment and experience the difference in our professional laptop screen repair services.

Custom Build Gaming Desktops

Get the gaming setup of your dreams with our custom-build gaming desktop service at Lightning Computer Repair.

Our expert technicians will work with you to design and build a high-performance gaming PC that meets your specific needs and preferences. From choosing the right components to expert assembly and testing, we handle it all.

Experience lightning-fast performance, immersive gameplay, and a truly unique gaming setup with Lightning Computer Repair's custom-build gaming desktop service. Contact us today to start building your dream gaming PC.

Free Computer Diagnostic

Are you in need of a computer repair estimate but don't have the time or ability to bring your device in for a consultation? We offer the convenience of over-the-phone or email estimates. Our team of experts can diagnose the issue causing your computer problems and provide you with a free, no-obligation quote.


Our remote computer diagnostic service is designed to be fast, easy, and convenient for our customers. We understand the value of your time and strive to provide you with an accurate estimate without any pressure to proceed with the repair. Contact us today to schedule a phone or email consultation and receive a free estimate for your computer repair needs.

We understand the importance of providing accurate and fair estimates for computer repairs. That's why we offer in-shop estimates that include hardware testing for a flat fee of $49.99 (fee waived if repaired).

  •   Needed to clone my old broken computer onto a new one. Charles responded to me very quickly, provided excellent advice, and very quick service. He was very professional and helpful.... read more

    thumb Ruth H.

      I recently had the pleasure of hiring a computer technician Charles to help resolve some persistent issues with my laptop, and the experience exceeded all my expectations. From start to... read more

    thumb Red A.

      Charles is the man! Helped me out with my lap top & he got it done fast & my lap top is up & running.  Thanks Charles!

    thumb Jay E.

      My desktop computer was stuck on bsod and Charles was able to fix it in a day. I was able to drop off and pick up my pc on the... read more

    thumb Sherry D.
  •   Was very happy Charles was able to fix my blue screen on my work laptop that's my personal comp. He picked up my laptop and fixed it same day kept... read more

    thumb Arron B.

      My 4 year old laptop was painfully slow. It was puzzling to me because I only used it for basic use (e-mail, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint). I've been putting off... read more

    thumb Grace C.

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    thumb Bob J.

      I highly recommend this company! Charles, the owner, is extremely knowledgeable, responsive, reliable, and friendly. He knew exactly how to fix my laptop issue; I was so stressed out when... read more

    thumb Elaine K.
  •   I had 2 computers that I couldn't get a display working for either of them and Charles was a big help to get them both working again. The prices he... read more

    thumb Daniel E.

      I was extremely satisfied with their service. My laptop was ready the same day for pick up and very reasonably  priced. They do a very good job communicating with their... read more

    thumb Alex V.

      My new go-to for computer help!!  They went above and beyond helping out my father when he had computer problems.  He was able to make an appointment right away and... read more

    thumb Vikki J.

      Due to the blue screen of death, I was worried about my laptop suffering hardware related issues. But CHARLES was quick and efficient, calm and even went beyond helping me... read more

    thumb Alvin C.
  •   Charles was extremely flexible and easy to work with. He was able to build my computer and installed windows 10 as well. We did have an issue as a part... read more

    thumb Alina T.

      great job diagnosing and fixing my son's gaming computer. CPU overheated. Replaced it.

    thumb Juan E.

      Had a laptop with problems.  Contacted Lightning and exchanged emails with Charles.  He let me know that he could help clean up my computer, but it would be difficult to... read more

    thumb Sandra F.

      My issue has been resolved over the phone withing several minutes. I am very impressed. Strongly recommended!

    thumb Garik V.
  •   Great service! Helped me get rid of a nasty virus remotely. So helpful and knowledgeable. Programmed his number in my phone for the future.

    thumb Nicole L.

      Found Lightning Computer Repair on Yelp, read some of the reviews and decided to give them a try. As many of the reviews attest, Charles is awesome. I bought a... read more

    thumb Howard B.

      Charles helped me a problem over the phone on a Saturday.  I was having trouble with a memory card that I absolutely needed on my work device.  I had zero... read more

    thumb Dirk T.

      I have been working with another company trying to tell them to recover my pictures and documents for almost 2 months!!! I finally gave up and I took my laptop... read more

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