The "right" decision for your computer support needs.
Professionally repairing computers since 1996.

About the Company

Lefty Tech offers a variety of services to cater to your home network and computer repair support needs in Santa Clarita California. If you want wired or wireless network setup; spyware or virus/malware removed; your computer set up; or a Calyptix firewall, let Lefty Tech take care of your technical needs.

I know how computer maintenance and upkeep could sometimes be stressful for your work at home needs. If you are faced with these problems, a solution shouldn't be so daunting! Give me a call and I will help you with a resolution to your problems!

I offer cost-effective support with my experience in hardware and software problems; computer system installations, repairs, upgrades and maintenance; specializing in spyware and virus removal

I am experienced in setting up Home Theater and Gaming systems.


Lefty Tech


Types of Services

Drop off Repairs

For those systems that need more time to repair.

We work on systems throughout the night.


Repairs, setup and training at your home.

I serve the Santa Clarita Valley in Southern California.

Remote Support

Software repair or training through the internet.

For quick fixes or when you are out of our service area.


Home Theater and Gaming Console setup.

We can help set up your gadgets:
smartphones, tablets, TV remote controls…

Tech Tip

Don't Risk It: Backing Up Your Data and Best Practices.

In today's digital age, our lives are intricately woven into a tapestry of data. From cherished memories captured in photos and videos to important documents and vital work files, the loss of data can be catastrophic. That's why backing up your data is not just a good practice; it's an essential step in safeguarding your valuable information.

Data loss can occur due to various reasons such as hardware failure, accidental deletion, theft, malware attacks, or even natural disasters. Without a reliable backup system in place, retrieving lost data can be a daunting and sometimes impossible task. But fear not, by implementing effective backup strategies, you can protect yourself from the unexpected and ensure that your digital world remains intact.
    1. So, why is backing up so important? Consider the following scenarios:
    2. Accidental mishaps: We've all been there – mistakenly deleting files or overwriting crucial information. Having backups enables you to recover these files easily, minimizing stress and avoiding costly consequences.
    3. Hardware failures: Hard drives, solid-state drives, and other storage devices are not invincible. They can fail unexpectedly, resulting in data loss. Regular backups mean you won't have to say goodbye to your precious files forever.
    4. Cybersecurity threats: Ransomware, viruses, and other malicious software can wreak havoc on your data, encrypting or deleting it entirely. With proper backups, you can swiftly restore your files to their pre-attack state, circumventing the need to pay hefty ransoms or endure prolonged data recovery processes.

Now that you understand the importance of backing up your data, let's explore some best practices to help you establish a robust backup strategy:
   1. Determine what to back up: Start by identifying the data that is critical to you, such as personal photos, important documents, or sensitive business files. Prioritize and categorize your data based on its significance.
    2. Choose your backup method: Multiple backup options are available, including external hard drives, network-attached storage (NAS), cloud storage, or a combination of these. Consider factors such as convenience, accessibility, and security when selecting your preferred backup solution.
    3. Set up automated backups: Manually backing up your data can be time-consuming and prone to human error. Opt for automated backup tools or software that allow you to schedule regular backups, ensuring your data remains up to date.
    4. Use the 3-2-1 rule: Adhere to the widely recommended 3-2-1 rule: maintain at least three copies of your data, store them on two different storage mediums, and keep one copy offsite. This approach provides redundancy and safeguards your data against various risks.
   5. Encrypt your backups: Encryption adds an extra layer of security to your backed-up data, preventing unauthorized access. Utilize encryption tools or choose backup solutions that offer built-in encryption capabilities.
     6. Test your backups: Regularly verify the integrity and usability of your backups by performing test restores. This ensures that your backups are functioning correctly and that you can recover your data successfully if the need arises.

Remember, data loss can happen to anyone at any time. By backing up your data and following these best practices, you'll be prepared to face any unforeseen circumstances confidently. Don't risk losing what matters most to you—protect your digital world with proper backups today.

Provided Services

Malware Removal

Virus and Spyware removal is the most popular service we provide.


Original setup of wireless and wired networks for your home or small business. Troubleshoot and repair existing network systems.

System Setup

If you get a new system, I can set it up and move your old computer’s information to the new PC. I can also move your computer to a new location. I can distroy your hard drive before taking it to an eWaste location.


I can install RAM, power supplies, video cards, hard drives, move data from a hard drive to a larger or Solid State drive, and more.


I can help you with installing and removing software, finding software conflicts or why it is not working.

Other Gadgets

I set up Home Theater systems (I do not do drywall work) as well as Gaming systems. I can help you with your Smartphone and tablets. Give me a call, I can probably help you with that other thing you are thinking of.



Drop Off

  • Price for systems that are dropped off at my house for repair.
  • Labor is at hour increments.
  • This price is for when I am working on the system, not for the time the programs are running without my intervention.
  • The average charge is usually for 3 hours.


  • Price for moble service.
  • Labor is broken down to half hour increments.
  • Ariving on site is considered the first half hour.
  • Seniors (65+) recive a $10 an hour discount on labor.


  • Price for phone support.
  • Labor is charged at 15 minute increments.
  • I use Zoho Assist for remote suppot.
  • Software is designed for a one time use.