When you turn on your computer, does it act like it needs a coffee to wake up?
When you surf around Internet, are you bombarded with pop-up windows? Does
your computer freeze up or turn off for no apparent reason?
Before you decide to throw your monitor out of nearest window, there may be a
number of solutions to fix these problems that won't require you having a degree in
There are two primary ways to maintain your computer's performance, and
maintenance should be done once a week or more. First, acquire and use software
that will help you clean and protect your computer, and second, know how to use
programs already in your computer to keep it's engines running smooth.
The software solutions below will not cost you any money, nor will they take you
much of your time to download, understand, and implement:
1) Virus Protection - Avast AntiVirus is an excellent free program to guard yourself
against Trojans, Worms, and Hacks.
2) Spyware - AdAware and Spybot are terrific free programs for eliminating pop-ups
and other wares from your computer. It is recommended that you use them both, as
one may find problems that other may not ... a great one-two punch to protect
3) Registry Cleaners - WinASO Registry Optimizer is a great program for repairing