Computer Repair and Virus Removal

Find options on and off campus to fix your broken or slow computer, cell phone, tablet or other device.

Visit with the UB Tech Squad

UB students: Visit UB Tech Squad at 3rd floor Silverman Library, for free. Services include:

  • Network (Wi-Fi or ResNet) connectivity
  • Device configuration
  • Malware remediation
  • Software
  • UBITName accounts or passwords
  • Email

UB Tech Squad does not provide hardware repair, such as repairing or replacing a cracked smartphone screen.

You can also book a visit from the tech squad. UB Tech Squad will meet with you in your room on campus.

Explore Off-Campus, Non-UB Hardware Support Vendors

The following local companies perform device repair. Contact them for rates and additional information.

Computer Connections

3445 Union Road, Buffalo, NY 14225

  • 6.76 miles from North Campus
  • 4.51 miles from South Campus
  • Virus and Spyware Removal
  • Computer Repair and Service
  • Hard Drive Data Backup and Recovery
  • Windows upgrades and Hardware Installation

Computer SOS Inc.

1505 Cleveland Drive, Buffalo, NY 14225

  • 6.7 miles from North Campus
  • 5.4 miles from South Campus
  • Computer repair/service
  • Network integration 
  • Point of sale website
  • Application development

1585 Niagara Falls Blvd., Buffalo, NY 14228
(716) 837-9080
Schedule a Geek Squad Service

  • 1.41 miles from North Campus
  • 2.98 miles from South Campus

Geek Squad at Best Buy Walden Galleria

1 Galleria Dr, J107, Buffalo, NY 14225
(716) 681-5406
Schedule a Geek Squad Service

  • 6.37 miles from North Campus
  • 4.02 miles from South Campus

iRepair Buffalo

5150 Main St., Williamsville, NY 14221
Call ahead before visiting
(716) 276-3219

  • 4.4 miles from North Campus
  • 3.3 miles from South Campus
  • iPad repair
  • iPhone repair
  • MacBook Pro repair
  • Mac liquid damage 

MacSolutions Plus

Transit-Casey Plaza
9364 Transit Rd, East Amherst, NY 14051

  • 6.4 miles from North Campus
  • 9.9 miles from South Campus
  • Apple Authorized Service- desktop and laptop (in warranty, out of warranty or under AppleCare)
  • Apple Authorized Service – iPhone, iPad, Watch, iPod
  • PC repair services (virus removal, upgrades, repair)
  • Data recovery

PC Expanders

3343 Sheridan Dr, Amherst, NY 14226

  • 2.7 miles from North Campus
  • 2.1 miles from South Campus
  • Virus infection and optimization 
  • Laptop DC jack repair
  • Laptop screen repair
  • Motherboard replacement
  • Desktop power supply repair
  • Windows upgrade/reinstall
  • Data recovery
Still need help?

Contact the UBIT Help Center.