The Newbie's Guide to Personal Computer Maintenance

Written by Austin Culley

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your computer registry. The free version allows you to clean or repair ten items at

a time, so you will have to re-run it numberous times if you have many problems.

4) Internet Speed - If you use dial-up, or have a computerrepparttar size of a calculator,

you may wish to use RamBooster to help give yourepparttar 141660 best speed possible forrepparttar 141661

limitations you have.

Go to for these and other great resources.


Now that you've taken outrepparttar 141662 garbage, you should keeprepparttar 141663 place neat and tidy by

usingrepparttar 141664 programs already existing in your computer. Once again, you should do

this once a week:

1) Clear your Internet History

2) Defrag your Computer

3) Use a Firewall

You can findrepparttar 141665 programs that will do this for you by looking inrepparttar 141666 System Tools or

Security Center sections of your computer.

Another option for those of you who've got smoke billowing out ofrepparttar 141667 back of your

computer, with no seemingly useful solution in sight; you may wish to look atrepparttar 141668

System Restore feature that your computer may have. This allows you to revert

back to a state when your computer actually worked well. It doesn't work allrepparttar 141669

time, by it is an option ... and not an end all be all ... use it only when absolutely


Austin Culley is the Chief Operating Officer for Oil-Net.Com Inc.

Reporting Internet Scams

Written by Gary Gresham

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