What non-UM hardware, software, file recovery & recycling services are available to me?


This article is to provide external services to UM students, staff and faculty that may not be available to you through campus IT support. We'll list resources as we discover them and will make sure we help you work with local businesses as often as possible.

These are not listed in any particular order of importance and University of Montana is not responsible for any work done by these organizations. University of Montana does not officially endorse these organizations and are just listing them as a reference for you.


To provide external IT resources that may not be available on campus.

Data Recovery

If you lost data on a device (computer, laptop, phone, etc...) and we are unable to provide assistance, these are some other resources you can use.

File Savers

Data Recovery Services For All Montana Businesses & Individuals When Your Hard Drive, Flash Drive or RAID Is Failed, Crashed Or Not Recognized!

We Guarantee Successful Recovery of Your Data or There's No Charge!


1-866-221-3111 | 406-961-7247

2086 Highway 93 N, Suite 100
Victor, MT 59875

*20% discount for U of M students, faculty, staff.

Holmes Digital Investigation

Investigation is a full service, professional Digital Forensics agency. Our clientele has included courts, attorneys, businesses, government agencies, insurance companies, schools, concerned parents and spouses, and private individuals. Our Certified Computer Examiner (CCE)® has been recognized as an expert in state and federal courts, in criminal and civil cases. We have vast experience analyzing computers, cell phones (and other mobile devices), and networks, using state of the art equipment.


PO Box 4396
Butte, MT 59701



Personal Computer Hardware & Software

Personal computer hardware support (such as, drive replacements, hardware upgrades/replacements for desktops, laptops, phones, etc...). Some campus units, such as Service Desk in UC and IT Central help desk, provide some basic personal computer hardware support. However, if you are unable to get the help you need you can utilize these resources.

The Computer Guys

Computer Guys Inc. was established in 1995 with the principles of customer Service as the foundation of the company.

Our mission statement: To developed long term relationships with our customers by ensuring the customers best interests are the focus of the relationship. To provide quality customer service that utilizes our expertise and experience on the customer’s behalf, by being their consultant first and technician second.


2240 South Ave W
Missoula, Montana


Apple Care Certified

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Since 1998 Recompute has served western Montana. We specialize in building new and selling used computers, data recovery, virus removal, and fixing most brands of pc's and laptops.  We have on hand one of the largest supplies of parts in our local communities. We aim to fix computers promptly and thoroughly so you can get back to your computing as soon as possible.


1337 W Broadway
Missoula MT 59802


Hours Mon-Fri 9am to 6pm

Apple Care Certified | E-Waste Recycling

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