The new Microsoft Windows 7 operating system will be out shortly and many small and home-based businesses are already planning to switch from older systems as a way to breathe new life into their systems without having to buy new hardware.
But most business owners find the prospect of migrating to a new operating system daunting. If you are considering an upgrade to Windows 7, but want to avoid turning a migration into a migraine, the PC techies at Support.com have a new hand-holding service that might help.
Support.com’s Windows 7 Online Migration Service offers real-time, one-on-one tech guidance for people who need help switching from Windows XP or Vista. Experienced tech gurus will use remote connections to help you make the transition without having to copy all of your data to another computer during the process. The cost is $49 if purchased with one of the Support.com monthly subscription plans (starting at $20/month), or $149 separately.
Support.com also offers a variety of premium support for small business that let you speak to a live agent and get immediate help with your computer problems. Services are delivered over the Internet while you watch the agent do the work for you. No need to bring your computer in to a store or wait for a technician to show up.