There are plenty of computer repairs services all over and they make available various types of computer services. These may be online services, telephonic services, or on site services. An individuals choice of the type of computer repairs service would depend on various factors like the nature of the problem, the customers technical know how, his exigencies of time, and his preferred medium for taking guidance. All computer manufacturers have their own computer services and it will be made available to the buyer especially during the machines warranty period. This service may be provided online or offline. Most manufacturers will have an ID for a computer they have sold, using which they will be able to remote access the buyers computer and do minor repairs or jobs like software upgrades. Computer repairs services other than that of the manufacturers will also have such remote access repair facilities with which they undertake computer repairs. Service providers often prefer to use this remote access facility since it frees them from the problem of traveling to the customers location. However, all problems cannot be rectified online. Hardware related problems might require personal inspection of the machine by the computer repairs technician and in such cases they will have to provide on site services whether they are the manufacturing company themselves, or other service providers.