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Setting Up Windows to Update Automatically

Your Windows 7 Operating System (OS) needs to be updated for it to stay secure and reliable. Out-of-date OS can be prone to a lot of security breaches that may cause further damages both to your machine’s software and hardware. Searching for these updates and installing them manually can prove to be a very tedious […]

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Safely Removing Hardware on Windows 7

Disconnecting a device from your Windows 7 computer takes nothing more than learning a very simple process. Windows 7 uses a feature called “Safely Remove Hardware” to prepare your computer for the changes that will happen prior to removing a hardware. You can simply do this by clicking the “Safely Remove Hardware” icon found in […]

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Online Threats That Can Put You and Your Machine at Risk

Today’s computing environment is full of threats that can come from different sources. Viruses and other malicious programs have started spreading from storage devices and have now evolved to conquer even the online environment. At present, most viruses come from the Internet. The items below will help you distinguish online threats and other malicious online […]

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How to Use Your Free Windows Disk Cleanup Utility

Your Windows computer, no matter what version it is (XP/Vista/7/8) accumulates some useless/junk data and files from the day to day work that you do in it. In time, temporary files which come in the form of browsing history, download files, log reports, recycle bin items etc, become crowded in folders and directories causing your […]

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How to Uninstall a Program on Vista and Windows 7

Removing, changing, or uninstalling a program is an important thing that a Windows computer owner needs to learn. Before uninstalling a program, you need to be logged in as an administrator. There are several options that you can choose from in uninstalling a program from your computer. Here are just some ways of how to […]

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How to Speed Up Your Windows 7 Computer

Compared to its predecessors, the Windows 7 Operating System (OS) is designed to perform faster. However, as you use it for your tasks and leisure time, it tends to get slower. This problem is technically not the fault of the OS that you have. In fact, most operating systems, no matter what type it is, […]

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Describing Your Computer Problem to an IT Repair Professional

Today’s computing environment presents a lot of ways for computers to get into trouble. Viruses, malware and other malicious software can damage your computer’s software components and if not addressed in time, the damage can spread and affect even the hardware components of your machine. Early signs of slowing down, freezes, error messages and hangs […]

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Cleaning Your Hard Drive before Selling Your Computer

Has your computer been working weird these past days and you’ve finally made the decision to trade it in or sell it? Don’t rush things up, computers before being sold need to be cleaned first. Cleaning your machine’s hard drive means deleting each and every bit of data stored on it and then installing essential […]

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