Hardware Repair

Please Note: Restarting the problem computer and/or peripheral resolves many hardware related issues. Before you proceed with opening a ticket with the IT Service Desk, please make sure you have restarted your computer to see if this resolves the current issue you are having.

Service Description

Information Technology can troubleshoot and repair hardware components or peripherals on campus-owned client devices.

Standard Features

Information Technology can troubleshoot and repair many hardware related problems including:

  • Issues related to batteries (e.g. laptop not charging) 
  • Issues related to devices or hard drives (e.g. computer not turning on)
  • Issues related to keyboards (e.g. missing keys) 
  • Issues related to memory/RAM (e.g. low memory errors)
  • Issues related to mice (e.g. unresponsive mouse)
  • Issues related to monitor/display (e.g. no video output) 
  • Issues related to network/NIC card (e.g. no Internet connectivity)
  • Issues related to optical drives (e.g. CD/DVD not playing)
  • Issues related to network printers (e.g. printer is "offline") 
  • Issues related to Display (e.g. display is dim)
  • Issues related to scanners (e.g. not recognized by computer)
  • Issues related to speakers (e.g. no sound)

Optional Features

Optional Service Features include:

  • Submit warranty claim to replace hardware components if necessary

Roles and Responsibilities

User Responsibilities:

  • User is responsible for providing details related to the request including their contact information, device name and location of affected computer(s), and detailed description of the problem.
  • User agrees to allow Information Technology staff to access their office to troubleshoot the hardware issue.
  • User agrees to allow Information Technology staff to access their computer(s) remotely to troubleshoot the hardware issue.

Information Technology Responsibilities:

  • Information Technology will assist with hardware that is not functioning properly. 
  • Information Technology will communicate the status of the request to the user as needed.

How To Request

Click the Open a Ticket button and complete the request form.

If immediate assistance is required, please contact the IT Help Desk:

  • Phone: 614.365.8425
  • In Person: Kingswood Datacenter

Service Audience


Open a Ticket


Service ID: 3924
Fri 5/5/23 10:22 AM
Tue 7/25/23 7:47 AM