In most cases, the Genius Bar will call you up within minutes of your appointed time. Also the top case can't be depressed when you push on it. I can't believe that I'm actually a victim of a botched repair. So what if you want to save as a. With this option, Apple will help you arrange shipping to a nearby Apple Repairs Center. You can not just walk up and get a quick appointment. Once you receive your replacement device, if you have an iCloud backup, you are welcome to stay in the store while it restores, in case you need any assistance.
How many machines do you think the in store techs work on in a day compared to the service center? In my panic I made a reservation at the Genius bar. If you just have some questions, the Genius will be happy to answer them. Select the device and problem that you need help with. But most people don't realize that Geniuses can do more than troubleshoot technical problems. Sometimes, nice as you try to be at your job, as good of service as you try to give, sometimes you'll see a customer just standing around waiting for service you know isn't going to get around to them in the near future. You can easily cancel or reschedule it if you want to. Make sure you back up your device before going.
If you want to learn how to use your products, Apple has other in-store options. Some hours later, I received a reply with a link to an Apple Forum discussion about disappearing voicemail messages. After multiple attempts at rebooting it, I was finally able to get it back up and running. As you can see, the app knows you have a reservation and changes the interface as appropriate: A handy tip is that if you need to reschedule your appointment, you can do that directly within the iPhone app too. You do not have to get it repaired right at that time if you don't want to. So far, the Apple Store has provided me nothing but bad experiences.
Welcome to , the unofficial community for Apple news, rumors, and discussions. I was also told by the Concierge that they would find me in the store at my appointment time, but they never did. An Apple Genius wants to help you, so don't sell yourself out by being deceptive and trying to convince him that your iPhone is still protected under warranty even if you roll over it with your car. It depends on minute-by-minute demand and the number of hours left in the day so you're not guaranteed to be seen. Here are a few suggestions for getting good results: 1.
It's as if there's something stiff inside propping the case open. I have an early 2008 Macbook Pro which has the uneven backlighting issue which is critical since I'm a graphic design student , a case that needs to be retightened every so often, and a hinge that makes clicking noises. Choose a convenient time and date. Some locations ask for more information with mobile reservations, while it may not be needed for other locations. I was experiencing issues with my iphone acting like it was frozen in standby.
Attending the Genius Bar Before going to the Genius Bar, make sure to fully backup your device. Your Genius Bar visit depends pretty much upon which Genius you get. This app is, of course, made by Apple. I love you apple for easily resolving my issue. But unfortunately, everything goes wrong from time to time. There are two ways to do this: 1 you can use the Apple Store app or 2 you can make a reservation via the Apple support web site.
I am worried now, hopefully they don't botch my repair. First, you will be asked to select which product you would like to make an appointment for. I told the Genius and she said she'll show the guys in the back. I called applecare, talked to them, they did their thing and couldn't fix the problem. Ron Gehrmann, who runs a business called in Portland, Oregon, says he fell into the job.
If they stop working or fall apart after ordinary use, you can swap them out for new ones at an Apple Store. Alternatively, you can check in using the Apple Store app, but being met face-to-face is always more reassuring. And in case you were wondering about my Voice Memo sad: Erick, the very helpful owner of Geeks4Mac, helped me recover about half of the file, far more than I was anticipating which was nothing and definitely a better outcome than I could find in any of the Apple forums I was directed to. That depends on the issue. They can set up the system to text you when they're ready for you. The employees are there to answer your technical questions, guide you through the purchase and help solve problems, not cop an attitude and belittle customers.
The Genius Bar is incredibly popular. If your display is good otherwise, I really would not recommend replacing and risking a poor display. It's entirely his call, so treat your Apple employee kindly. Just remember to your device before shipping it to Apple. Apple has really lost some of the quality in their products, and i am really fed up being without a computer as a University student.