Fact: Installing "tune-up" software is known to put you at risk, and usually makes your computer run even slower.
Why? Because malware "activists" know you're willing to try just about anything.
Let's uncover some effective, and free tools you can use to reclaim your computer's true potential.
The following software products are designed to:
Alleviate errors, reduce loading times, increase stability, and optimize your file system.
Never install any software unless you are positive it is safe. Give us a call if you have any questions.
1. Glary Utilities
Glary Utilities is one of the few utilities available for free, that actually works, and is safe to use, even if you're a novice. It is an "all-in-one" type solution that you can use to correct registry errors, clean up junk files, check for malicious programs, correct invalid start-up entries, and even defragment the registry.
How to use the program: Select "1-Click Maintenance" -> "Scan for Issues" -> "Repair Problems", and close the program. Run every 2 weeks.
The best, paid alternative to Glary Utilities is available from PC Tools (Update-> Symantec bought them out)
http://www.pctools.com/registry-mechanic/ -here's the new link:
Auslogics Disk Defrag is a very effective, high-quality, disk defragmentation utility. It's free, easy on the eyes, and most importantly, easy to use.
Why should you do this? Simple; Because over time, your computer arranges files in a less-than-ideal fashion, which eventually slows down your computer. Windows' built-in utility doesn't even come close. Use this tool, and you will see better performance, and extend the life of your hard disk drive.
How to use the program: Click "Defrag". The first time you use this program, it can take a long time to complete (4-12 hours). It is safe to continue using your computer while the program works it's magic. Run every 2 weeks.
3. Startup Lite
Most people aren't comfortable with disabling or uninstalling programs, because they don't want to turn something off the computer needs to function properly.
With this handy little utility, you can now streamline your startup programs, easily.
How to use the program: Select "Continue" -> Hit "OK", and close the program. If you don't have any unnecessary start-ups, simply close the program. Run every 2 weeks.
Ninite offers an amazing way for you to keep your computer safe, and running the latest updates. This means you will get the latest performance enhancements, and security patches.
How to use the program: Open the program, wait while it checks and installs updates, and close when it says "Finished". Run every 2 weeks.
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