There are a number of ways you can get free help with your computer. It’s reasonable to conclude whatever the problem you are experiencing, someone else has had the same difficulty. Below are seven free tech support forums for your review and participation.
You might be required to register before you can post a question in the event that you don’t find the answer. There is no cost to use the forums but most will be happy to accept a donation in order to help defray their operating expenses.
5 Star Online Tech Support Forum
This site contains discussion areas on computer hardware, computer software, computer security, internet browsing, and a general topic area as well.
Bleeping Computer Forum
The Bleeping Computer forum offers discussion topic areas on Microsoft, Linux, and Mac operating systems as well as internal and external hardware. Other discussion & question categories include software, internet & networking, security, gaming, gadgets, and more.
Computer Hope Forum
The Computer Hope Forum has discussion areas on Microsoft Windows, computer hardware, computer software, internet and networking, and other additional topics.
Gizmo’s Free Tech Support Forums
Gizmo’s is primarily a software review site with hundreds of choices in many categories of free software. There are multiple discussion areas on this site.
Tech Support Forums
Discussion areas on this forum include Microsoft support, hardware support, Linux support, networking support, and many others.
The How-to Geek Forum
The How-to-Geek has hundreds of question and answer topics on Microsoft operating systems, Microsoft Office applications, Linux, and general hardware and software issues. Once you find the article that addesses your problem, it will give you step-by-step directions to correct your computer problem.
The Tech Support Guy Forum
The Tech Support Guy has discussion areas that address security and malware removal, software and hardware, operating systems including Windows, Linux, and Mac, internet and networking, and general discussion categories.