Operating System requires the care of a: constant cleaning of the "garbage", viruses and unwanted registry entries.
But when all sorts of ways to solve this or that problem are exhausted, and the need for computer usage is still there, people often turn to the service center for help.
How much will it cost for Windows to reinstall the service in one of these centers?
Ways to reinstall Windows
Microsoft Windows, if you consider it in comparison to other operating systems, it is very easy to install and reinstall: the process can handle even a novice with no computer skills.
The only "special" knowledge is that forstart the Windows installation in the BIOS mode (when the computer) need to have time to click a button (all computers it is different, but often either the F8, or the F10, or the F12), after pressing a disk drive or usb-drive reads data from a disk or removable media and run Windows setup.
Taking into account the ease of the installation process, the question arises as to whether calling for service, and you need to give your money for that five-minute operation done "experts"?
The cost of services on reinstalling and configuring Windows
Today, personal computers areliterally in every home, and services related to repairing the machines themselves or OS, respectively, are very common, as are very popular due to the fact that many novice users did not have the skills to work with the operating system, and especially the skills of its installation / reinstall.
Prices for reinstallation and configurationvary depending on the region: in Moscow, such service will cost about 500 to 700 rubles, taking into account the fact that the owner has the installation disc or "flash drive" with the operating system, and in Omsk leaving personnel in the house in the city with the service system reinstallation will cost from 300 rubles.
If the owner of the computer has no installationDisk (license), if a company providing services to reinstall, will offer to buy the license installation disk with the OS. Thus in the price of all services will include the cost of installation (300-700 rubles for Russia) and the cost of the license.
Officially available on the market today are two Windows: frequently 7, 8 and 8.1. Support for Windows XP, stopped a long time ago.
Windows 7 Prices range from 3,100 p. (Basic Home 32 / 64bit) to 7600 p. (Professional 32 / 64bit - boxed version).
Prices for Windows 8 and 8.1 are held between 5990 p. (Home version of Windows 8 / 8.1) and 9990 p. (Professional version windows 8 / 8.1)
It is worth noting that today by Microsoft are actively supported by the students: on the official site to upgrade to Windows 8 or 8.1 for students of Russian universities will cost 2190 rubles.
Today is very popular company thatprovide services on reinstalling and configuring Windows at home. Often, these services stand is not very expensive, and the master time to do all the work in an hour from the time of filing.
A special case can be called a reset bywarranty service center of the store, the man who sold the computer preloaded with the OS on it. Some companies may offer free reinstallation, and some take a marginal fee (from 300 to 1,000 rubles).
It should be noted that generally such supportingmade only the first 1-2 years after the purchase of a computer and has a limitation of some stores are free to reinstall only a certain number of times the system.
Of course, given the ease of installationand the prevalence of "visiting" artists who can do their job right at home from the owner of the computer, the need for visiting the service center is sharply reduced.