Browsers are hugely important and most of us expect them to be robust and fast especially when accessing email, news, entertainment or searching for something online. Continue Reading →
Whether your eyes are aging, your young eyes need glasses, or you find yourself in the need of enlarging the font size for some other reason, here are a few things you can try to adjust your display settings and you don’t need to squint when surfing the web, reading email or writing documents. Continue Reading →
Are you tired of programs launching automatically when you start your PC? Having programs you use on a regular basis start up with your PC is great, but having programs you rarely use with startup is annoying as it slows everything down. Continue Reading →
Any changes in your default home page, toolbars and search engine are annoying, but they may crop up if you are not careful enough while installing free programs.
Snap.Do is an adware toolbar which comes with free downloads, and once installed it will change your homepage and redirect your searches and the webpages you try to visit. Continue Reading →
Pop up advertisement appeared on your browser accompanied by the words “Ads not by this site” is caused by an adware. Once you get infected, you will see intrusive and annoying ads on the web pages you view, though does not actually harm your PC or data in any way. Continue Reading →
Whether you’ve been using your PC for years, or you’ve just upgraded your PC to a new version of Windows, you’re probably going to run into driver problems. Outdated or corrupt drivers can cause your PC to behave erratically and become unstable. Dealing with driver problems manually, identifying which driver is causing problems and tracking down the latest update from the manufacturer’s website for that driver, can be a daunting task. Continue Reading →
Is your PC freezing up, not functioning properly or behaving in a weird way? If yes, most probably you have a driver problem. And a simple driver update may just fix your PC troubles.
Each piece of hardware of your PC including video adapters, network cards, hard drives; and the devices attached to your PC, peripherals like printers and scanners; inputs like keyboards, mouse and more, require correct drivers to function. Continue Reading →
To ensure the safety of your PC, you avoid visiting unfamiliar websites, avoid downloading and installing anything you do not trust and approach suspicious email attachments with caution. But still something slips through the cracks and you get infected. You need to have an extra layer of protection to keep the harmful stuff lurking in the dark corners of the internet away from your PC. Continue Reading →
When your PC is connected to the internet, you never know what may be thrown your way. If your PC is left unsecured, then you are vulnerable to malware and security breaches.
Malware infection can lead to a variety of problems- from brief annoyance, unexpected behavior to identity theft and unauthorized use of your PC. Continue Reading →
Using a PC is generally painless and trouble free, but things can go wrong if not given appropriate amounts of care. The more you use PC, browse the web, more temporary files are created and cookies are stored on your PC. Eventually, this leads to too much junk data that actually needs your PC resources, that means less resource for PC speed. Continue Reading →
Perhaps you don’t even know all gunk your PC has, and it’s getting larger with each passing day, slowing everything down. Your PC tends to accumulate lots of files with regular use- not just the ones you create and work with, but temporary files, a variety of system files and other items that you no longer need.
You may have fuzzy photos that you didn’t toss away, email you’ve filed and forgotten, old programs you never use, hidden files you don’t want and too many programs that set to launch at startup. Consequently, you have thousands of old, unwanted files-cluttering your hard drives. Continue Reading →
Do you feel that your PC just doesn’t run as smoothly as it used to? Chances are that it’s gotten anyone of several problems or a combination of all of them.
PC clutter builds up over time from general PC use including the remnants of uninstalled programs, from unexpected PC restarts, and more. If you don’t keep your PC cleaned, you leave your PC vulnerable to different errors that decrease performance. The problem is – regular PC maintenance is difficult and time consuming. Continue Reading →