Free computer technical support is available on the websites for Tech Support Guy, 5-Star Support, Protonic, Computer Hope and Techie 7. These websites offer support on a wide range of computer issues, including hardware and software, operating system, web development and computer security.
Tech Support Guy is a volunteer-run site that provides help for Windows and Linux users. The site allows users to post technical questions on various forums and receive suggestions, depending on the type of question and number of volunteer experts online at the time of posting. Users can also search past forum messages that cover subject area of interest to them. 5-Star Support provides various computer tutorials, help forums and troubleshooting information that help computer users understand their operating systems and solve technical problems through working with the site's support staff.
Protonic offers support for Windows, Unix and Mac users through live chats and email. To access the support services, users need to create an account, post a question, and wait for a response from any of the site's volunteer technicians. Computer Hope provides free contact information, tips, computer history and drivers to its users through question-and-answer forums, basic troubleshooting guidelines, and contact listings of hardware and software manufacturers. The Techie 7 website categorizes support forums into hardware, software, operating system and security, for easy access by computer users.