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Welcome to Cline's Business Equipment where service is our #1 priority!

Here at Cline's we carry a full line of Konica-Minolta Digital Copiers, Printers, Scanners, and office solutions. We are also an authorized Samsung dealer/Service center. We are located in the heart of downtown Visalia, CA, and service a wide area of the valley ranging from Fresno, down as far South as Tulare and Bakersfield, and as far west as Hanford and Lemoore! Whether it's a Copier, fax machine or laser printer, we can meet any need large or small. Everything from small tabletop all-in-one copier/printer/fax/scanner's to high-end production print machines. We offer new or refurbished, black and white or full color. We can take care of a 1-day rental or a 60-month lease all in house. Cline's also works on computers and computer networks - just give us a call!

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  • Peter Bowles, IT Director
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What is Managed Print Services?



Have you ever heard the term Managed Print Services or MPS? MPS is service that is offered to businesses in order to streamline management and reduce costs that are associated with printing and copying. Managed Print Services will help cut ownership costs, and increase productivity in the workplace.

Most customers are unaware of printing costs, with so many factors adding into the cost which include toner, paper, parts, and labor. Companies will co-exist with many devices, different models, with multiple vendors it could be difficult to keep track of everything.

Without having a strategy in place, printing can be a nuisance. Broken printers, missing supplies, and outdated equipment will cause a decrease in productivity. These issues can cause a halt when printing invoices, records, receipts, and other forms when needed at a critical time.

Here at Clines our Managed Print Services will take on this workload and manage your print infrastructure while you focus on your real business. We will conduct a thorough up front assessment of your company and provide solutions for your printing and copying needs.

You will never have to get your own supplies as our staff will hand deliver your toner. We will provide technical support in your office or remotely. Our qualified technicians are on stand-by ready to perform any service required to keep your office running. To learn more about MPS give us a call today!


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Computer Problems?



Cline's Computer Services

Have you ever noticed that computers break down more regularly now than in the past? Computers these days are going down due to the use of cheap and unreliable hardware used in "Big-Box" retail stores. Also another factor would be due to malicious software. Viruses have become more advanced and they are frequently getting past any antivirus software installed on your computers.

If you are having these problems, why not call Clines? We offer full computer services, and we even build computers that last. Give us a call and ask for Peter or Lance. We will schedule a time and take care of all of your needs!


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Low Cost B/W Desktop MFP



Bizhub 20We have just added the Bizhub 20 to our printer maintenance plans! Just like the rest of the printers and desktop multi-function units that we offer, the Bizhub 20 has no upfront cost - that's right, you don't even have to buy the machine!

The way it works is simple - we bring you out a brand new Bizhub 20 that comes loaded with print, fax, scan, and of course copy options, set it up and show you how to use it, and even install the drivers on your PC or Mac for printing and scanning. You pay a low monthly rate that includes full maintenance on the machine, including toner, any parts, labor, and any service that it may need. We take care of you 100%! Did I mention that the toner is hand-delivered to you? No more hunting for the right cartridge. Never buy toner again.

In addition to this unit, we offer many other color and black and white units under the same maintenance plans to suit your unique business or home office needs. Give Jamie or JD a call for more information!


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A Challenge For You!



The Magicolor 4690mfWe have a challenge for you. The next time that your low toner or ink light comes on, call us! Instead of spending money to replace the cartridge on your old printer, let us bring you a brand new printer - for free.

We offer special maintenance plans for several desktop printers. The plans are unique in the sense that you have zero up-front cost to purchase the printer! Simply choose from several available printers including the Magicolor 4690mf (Color multi-function with print/scan/fax/copy functions), the Magicolor 3730dn (color printer with 2-sided, and network printing), or the Pagepro 4650en (a high-speed black and white printer).

How does it work?

Cline's will bring out a brand new printer or desktop MFP, connect it to your network for printing and scanning, and show you how to use it. Each printer goes under a simple low-cost maintenance plan that covers 100% of everything your printer needs - toner, parts, service, and labor - everything is covered! Your toner is hand-delivered to you when you need it. No more standing in line at Staples, no more hunting for the right cartridge, and no more paying for ink and toner!

That's not even the best part

The best part is that if something goes wrong with the printer - a jam, a service code, the rollers need to be replaced - we simply come out and take care of it for you free of charge. It's all covered!

So we pose this challenge to you: The next time your printer runs out of ink or toner, call us, and we challenge you to find a cheaper and easier way to get printing again!


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Cline's Managed Services



Cline's is proud to formally announce our managed services. Not only can you rely on Cline's for all of your printers, scanners, fax machines, and copiers, but your network maintenance too! We have always offered one-off "break/fix" solutions at an hourly rate, but you can now sign up for services at a predictable monthly rate. Cline's Managed ServicesOur plan allows you to add and remove computers, servers, and other devices from coverage as needed, and can even cover your existing MFP connections. Your advantages include:

One single point of contact

Stop calling two or three different companies and just call Cline's! No more finger-pointing from one IT person to the next - we will take care of your entire network, as well as your printing and scanning connections. Save time and money by choosing one company that does it all.

Second-to-none knowledge of your MFP devices

How many times have you tried to rely on your IT support company, and realized that either (a) they had to call Cline's for help anyway, (and you were billed for it!) or (b) they weren't familiar with the hardware and took hours, days, or sometimes even weeks to figure it out? Or even worse - never figured it out and left you down? Cline's technicians have the knowledge, training, experience, and certifications to be able to make your network and all of the devices on it work seamlessly together.

Reliability that your "IT guy" can't beat

You wouldn't let "some guy" handle your business' finances - so why do you let "some guy" handle your network? Cline's is a business with accountable technicians and an obligation - a duty - to fix your problems. I can't count how many times I have gone into a business and had to watch an office manager try to contact their "guy," only for him to never pick up the phone, or not be able to get to the issue until later. Don't settle for this kind of service! You deserve to have a company who has been in business for over 30 years with an excellent track record to take care of your network needs.

OK, How do I sign up?

Call us, e-mail us, or use our contact page to speak with someone in our IT Department. We will schedule a time to do a free network survey, and sit down and speak with you about our services.


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Printer Maintenance Plans



The Magicolor 4690mfWe are now offering special maintenance plans for several desktop printers. The plans are unique in the sense that you have zero up-front cost to purchase the printer! Simply choose from several available printers including the Magicolor 4690mf (Color multi-function with print/scan/fax/copy functions), the Magicolor 3730dn (color printer with 2-sided, and network printing), or the Pagepro 4650en (a high-speed black and white printer).

We will deliver and install the device, train you on how to use it, set it up to your network for printing and scanning, and take care of 100% of toner, parts, service, and more at a low monthly cost. We will even haul away your old printer! Give us a call today to sign up!


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What would you do if your computer was stolen?



Have you ever thought about what you would do if your computer was ever lost or stolen? Do you have a backup solution in place for your precious data? Do you have any measures in place to track your computer if you're a victim of theft?

Cline's to the rescue! We can set you up with hassle-free backup solutions for your important data, as well as tracking software that can find your computer if it's ever stolen or lost.

Contact us today to learn more!


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Upgrade Your Router!



Unleash your router's full potentialHow often does your internet connection go down? How many times have you had to get up and unplug your router, wait 30 seconds, and plug it back in to get yourself back online? What if I told you that we have a solution to this common problem?

Most routers have this issue - they are so small and poorly ventilated that they simply overheat, or simply freeze because the software doesn't control the components inside of it properly. Once it overheats or crashes, it can become unresponsive and your connection goes down.

Cline's stocks custom modified routers with special firmware and other modifications to prevent this from happening. Depending on your network setup, Cline's can usually have everything switched over to a new unit in under an hour. Call us for more info. Never reset your router again!


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Computer Support Maintenance Packages



Cline's PC Maintenance and Support Packages are here! Show your computer some love.In continuing the expansion of our IT department, Cline's is happy to announce our Computer Support Maintenance Packages! For customers who need support on a regular basis, Cline's offers a computer support and maintenance package that gives you access to computer service "blocks" that you can use however you please on any of the services we offer. It covers everything from planning and installation, to on-going support and maintenance work.

When you purchase service blocks up front, you save tons of money over paying by the hour for services on a one-off basis. The more you buy, the more you save. You can also choose how often your hours are renewed.

Read about all of the details and sign up today!


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Bring your computer to Cline's!



A happy PCYou should already know by now that Cline's works on computers. If this is coming as a surprise to you, maybe you should read our newsletter more closely! I'm going to go over a few reasons why you should be taking your computer to us instead of the "guys in blue" at the big box stores.

Cline's hires technicians, not salesmen

You can rest easy when dropping your computer off (or giving us a call to have a tech come to your home or business - yes, we make house calls!) knowing that the person who works on your computer is an industry certified technician with years of experience. Our techs are up-to-date on the latest and greatest technology and can get you up to speed. We aren't going to try and "upsell" you and push you into something you don't need - we don't have quotas here!

We have access to the right parts for the job

Most of the big box stores will only sell you parts and components that they can pull off of their own shelves. You won't find a replacement for your old DDR2-800 module in their store! Cline's has suppliers with access to the parts you need to get your PC up and running again

We stand behind our work

If you're reading this you're probably already one of our customers, and you know the level of service we provide. We're prompt, knowledgeable and we aren't satisfied until you are. You will never pay for something until it's fixed, and you can count on it continuing to work great in the future.

Still not convinced? Let us prove it to you. The next time you have an issue, bring your computer in and take advantage of our price-matching promotion! We'll match any local competitor's price on tech services - and yes, this includes the teenager you found on craigslist!


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Cline's Network Contracts



We are smack dab in the middle of the digital age. Just a decade ago, not all copiers and MFPs were as capable as they are today. Nearly all of the devices are now hooked into computer networks to allow printing, scanning, and network faxing - they don't just copy anymore!

When you purchase a machine from Cline's and go under a service contract, it covers 100% of your machine's needs from toner, imaging units and drums, waste boxes, other consumables, general cleaning and repair, and much more.

What about the other stuff?

A standard computer networkSeparate from your maintenance agreement is the optional network maintenance agreement that we offer. The network maintenance agreement covers problems with one or more computers on the network being unable to print or scan, setting up printing or scanning to/from proprietary software programs, any installation or re-installation of printer drivers, and any physical connections that need to be made from the copier to your existing network.

Without an optional network contract, you can still call Cline's to come out and take care of any non-copier-related issues, but our standard hourly rate applies.

Don't have your own in-house IT Department?

Let Cline's be your IT Department! For a flat annual fee, Cline's will take care of all network issues as they relate to your MFP device - Sign up for a network contract today! Simply fill out and remit the contract to sign up.

What about the rest of my IT related problems?

Cline's will also work on any other issues you have with your computer network at our standard hourly rates. Have a virus? Can't get your email? Need a new wireless network set up? Give us a call and we'll come straight to you and get everything taken care of. Or, if you prefer, you can always drop off your computer at our office and we can take care of it here.


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Disaster Recovery and Backup Plans



In this day and age, we keep everything on our computers. Whether it be pictures, music, and documents on our home computers and laptops, or our accounting database, employee records, service request systems, bookkeeping, and e-mails on our PCs at work. Do you have a disaster recovery plan in place?

Don't tell me you answered no!... Cline's can help! Our IT department can set you up with a backup system that works. Whether you simply need files backed up on a regular basis, or you need a full-fledged drive imaging solution for your entire office, we can prepare you for the worst.

Not only do you and your business need protection from hard drive crashes, you should also have an off-site backup solution to protect you in the event of a fire or theft. This can be as simple as bringing an external drive home with you every day, or signing up with an automatic off-site backup service on the web.

Call us today for a quote on our backup solutions! The cost of setting up a disaster recovery solution far outweighs the time and money spent trying to re-create data that has been lost forever.


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Things you may not know about Cline's!



Everyone who has heard about Cline's knows that we sell, service (we'll even fix equipment that you didn't buy from us!), and have supplies for all types of office equipment, ranging from desktop printers and faxes, to standalone multi-function office copier/printer/scanners in Black and White and Color, to top of the line 100+ page per minute full color and black and white production printers. What you may not already know, is that Cline's does much more than just printers and copiers.

Broken PCCline's IT support staff can build custom-tailored PCs for your office, home, or even 'enthusiast-level' machines for gaming, graphics, video production, and more.

Other services we offer range from network setup and troubleshooting (wired and wireless), PC maintenance, upgrades, and consulting, and of course integrating your workflow with existing Cline's copier and scanning systems.

Our IT Department is equipped with the knowledge and certifications required to analyze and troubleshoot your network and computer issues quickly and efficiently.

Several of our staff hold CompTIA A+ and Network+ certifications, Microsoft Certifications, as well as being Konica Minolta Certified factory-trained technicians.

Social Media SitesWe also are happy to announce our new 'Social Media Optimization' service. If you're interested in promoting your business online, and 'making your mark' on the web, Cline's can get you on the right track. We will help you with everything from taking your first baby steps on to Facebook, venturing into Twitter, and making sure your company is visible on the web across many of the popular review and directory sites such as Google Places, Bing, Hotfrog, Best of the Web, and Yelp!

Call Jamie in our IT Department to schedule a consultation today.


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What's this "Service Contract" all about?



Ok, so what's the big deal? Why should you buy from Cline's instead of the big box store? What does having a "service contract" actually mean?.. And is it really worth it?!

Well of course it is. You are reading this on the Cline's website aren't you?! A "Service Contract" with Cline's covers 100% of your copier/mfp needs - plain and simple. You don't pay for toner, broken plastic 'thing-a-ma-jiggers,' labor, consumables - we cover everything but the paper!

Not only do we cover you, but we're there when you need us. We know how important and time-sensitive your print/scan/fax jobs can be - trust us, no one hears it more than the technicians do!.. Other companies may keep you down and waiting for days without a part - Believe us, we hear the stories when we're hauling their machines away! Our promise is that you will never be down and waiting for more than a day.

Give us a call or use our contact form to see just how affordable it can be. Take advantage of one of our standalone machines, and you get a free desktop printer/scanner/fax/copy machine. Don't need all of the power of a standalone machine? We also offer service contracts on smaller tabletop machines. Not only that, but we will deliver it to you, and install it on your network or directly to your computer! All of our customers know that you can't beat Cline's service - let us prove it to you!


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Be Aware of Scammers!



Please let your office staff know!!!

Those whom we call 'Toner Pirates,' 'Toner Scammers' etc. are out in full force. Please let your staff know ALL OF YOUR TONER IS FREE!! All you need to do is simply call Cline's @ (559)733-9354 and ask for more when you are out or preferably when you install your last bottle.

These scammers are clever, and in some cases have made several calls gathering information about your models of copiers and your service provider. The scammer will then call, on occasion even pretending to be Cline's with some bogus 'SALE' that is ending and saying toner prices are going to increase very soon so you better act now! The unsuspecting office person answering the phone agrees to a purchase and the product is sent UPS to the site. Like everyone else, packages arrive, they are accepted/signed for and the UPS man leaves. You open a box and find out you have been billed $300-$400 for a 'single' bottle of toner.

If you ever receive a call like this or have any suspicion at all, please call J.D., Yvette or Rose @ Cline's (559) 733-9354 and confirm you're being contacted by Cline's Business Equipment. Also, Cline's will never call you 'selling' toner because remember... It's all free and covered under all of your maintenance contracts!


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Ditch the Big Box Brand!



Are you tired of buying a printer/All-In-One only to have it break down after a year or less of light use? We know you are.

Ditch the big box brand and come in to Cline's. We offer a full selection of Desktop Printers and All-in-ones and we are there for you for all of your service needs including toner deliveries, troubleshooting, and more.

Give us a call today and we'll even haul your old machine away for you.


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OCR Packages



Did you know that Cline's offers several different levels of document management solutions packages? Turn your existing copier, scanner or MFP device into a lean mean scanning machine!

At Cline's, we not only have the equipment to get you up and running, but the software too! Choose from simple software solutions up to advanced level applications that turn paperwork into paper that works!

Convert that stack of paper in your file cabinets into searchable portable documents that you can access with ease across the entire network!

Send files directly to Microsoft Office applications, or to a file server for complete backup and disaster recovery options. You can use an existing PC or we can set you up with the perfect equipment for your unique situation.

To find out more or to get a specialized quote, contact our IT Department by e-mail, or give us a call at (559)733-9354!


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Did you know?...



Cline's doesn't just service copiers; we also service desktop printers, faxes, and all-in-ones, even if you didn't purchase it from us. Head on over to the service page to request service on your machine today! You can even request toner or other supplies.

Are you interested in upgrading that old black and white machine to a new state of the art color copier with printing, scanning, and fax capabilities? Check out the Products Page to see what we have available, or simply use the Ask For a Quote page to get more information. All of Cline's new and used machines can be financed in-house, so we can always negotiate something that works for you - as well as your business.


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