Jubilee room, Victoria Halls

Hampshire, United Kingdom

Hosted by Group avatarNorth Hampshire Repair Cafe

Volunteers at a Restart Party fixing devices, cropped on hands

Description

Our sixth Repair Meeting! You can book your repairs on our Website

Location

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Hartley Wintney, Hook RG27 8RQ, UK

About the group

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North Hampshire Repair Cafe

We are part of Repair Cafe.org and cover the North Hampshire Region. We fix electronics, small electrical appliances and household goods, including clothing - our first 3 meetings are:

  • May 28th, Library room, in Odiham, 14:00 to 16:00
  • June 25th, Jubilee room, in Victoria Halls, Hartley Wintney, 10:00 to 12:00
  • July 30th, Liddell room, in Sherfield-on-Loddon Village Hall, 10:00 to 12:00

New volunteer Repairers are very welcome!

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Restart Party Do’s and Don’ts

DO

  • Check if your device is still within warranty, you may be eligible for a free repair, replacement or a refund. (Which? helps in the UK).
  • Take responsibility for your device and your data. Our volunteers are here to help you learn to fix your gadget, not to provide a free repair service. Get involved!
  • Backup your data. We can’t be responsible for your cat pics, so please back up your device before you come. (Of course you already do this once a month, right?)
  • Charge up your device and bring all leads.
  • Get in touch with organisers if you have any questions about whether a fix is possible.

DON’T

  • Assume repairs will be successful. We help fix over half of devices at our events. Even if your repair is unsuccessful, you will learn about your device and why it failed.
  • Expect us to have spare parts. But we can help you source them. Often people visit twice: first we’ll help diagnose the fault, then you source the spare part, and on your return we’ll help you do a replacement.
  • Attempt a mobile screen repair just to save money. DIY mobile screen repair is a learning opportunity first and foremost. Please see our advice page first.
  • Bring a microwave.