Posts made in April 2018

Spring Recycling Event

Our goal for this event is to keep 6000 pounds of electronic waste out of local landfills!

Be a hero and save the world with us!

Bring in your recyclables during the week of May 7-12!  Most items are FREE to recycle.  $30 off your next service.

FREE items to bring:

  • Game Consoles and VCRs
  • Cell phones and PDAs
  • Cords
  • Cables and Mice,
  • Switches
  • Routers and Hubs
  • CPUs, Memory and Disk Drivers
  • Laptops, Desktops and Tablets
  • eReaders and Cameras
  • Satellite, Cable and TiVo Receivers
  • Peripheral Cords and Hardware

Data storage devices will be sanitized for personal information and data.  Recycling will be handled by B&E Recycling station.

Do not bring:

  • Humidifiers
  • Microwaves
  • Dishwashers
  • Water heaters
  • Space heaters
  • Washers and Dryers
  • Refrigerators/Freezers

Items with a recycling fee:

  • Tube TV’s: $1/diagonal inch
  • Tube Monitors: $15
  • Flat Screen Monitors: $5
  • Flat Screen TV’s: $.50/diagonal inch

Bring in your electronic recyclables May 7-12!

Your Computer Hero has been providing computer repair Ramsey since 2004.  We are conveniently located in downtown Ramsey across from Coborn’s at 7962 Sunwood Dr. NW #300, Ramsey MN 55303.


Organizing Digital Pictures

Do you have photos on your desktop? Your laptop? Your iPhone? Your tablet? The memory card of your old camera? or all of the above?  Now is a great time “spring clean” your digital life by getting your personal photos in order!

Don’t do it alone! Join our Facebook Group “Organizing Digital Pictures: 5 steps in 5 weeks”  and walk through the process with Me (Jenna) and others. Well start on April 30, 2018.

Additionally, we are offering a great deal to help our customers get personal photo collections off old devices and stored in one central location.  We’ll retrieve photos from all devices for one flat rate.

Whether you are spring cleaning or getting a slide show ready for a graduate, drop your devices off at Your Computer Hero to retrieve and centralize your personal photos!

You are still reading so you must be serious.  Since your personal picture collection is likely the most valuable thing you own, we’ve done research

on the best way to organize and protect it!  After all, how do you put a price on those pictures of your child taking their first steps?  We have distilled this down to a 5 step process that will take you from picture chaos to totally organized and protected from loss.  If you are ready to tackle this project, you can download the “5-steps to Organizing Digital Pictures” totally FREE now.


5 Things to Try Before Calling a Computer Professional

Are you wondering if you REALLY need a professional to fix your computer problem?  As part of our mission to help you live well with technology, we have developed a 5-point checklist to help you make sure you aren’t throwing good money away on unneeded computer services.  Anyone can work through the checklist in about 10 minutes.  No specialized computer knowledge is needed!

Download now FREE.