Even Microsoft makes the point:
We’re going to start off with some information on clutter and how to assess how much free space you may have on your PC. Keep in mind that you may have plenty of free space and still have plenty of clutter on your PC. Assessing the situation can help in determining how your PC is performing and how well it responds to some clean up!
Clutter – Time to Clean
By “cleaning” we are not talking about throwing away things that may have some importance. We are referring to removing what can be considered clutter and organizing files we want to keep. Continue reading...
The following topics include our top stories that we find will give you an upper edge on PC good practices and regular use:
Security & Privacy
Digital security – updates and trends
Edward Snowden hit the news this past year and opened up a whole can of worms in relation to surveillance and the reams of digital information that is readily available. Our information article broached the subject of the digital universe and our level of exposure to surveillance. We have become participants and are increasingly more involved in the creation of digital information that can be accessed from online means. Continue reading...
What is foistware?
Our CompuClever support team is dedicated to assist our customers who experience a noticeably slower PC in terms of performance. Recently when performing our initial investigations with the use of our support tools we have frequently come across common changes that result in poor PC “health”. Examination revealed that these changes were the result of what is currently considered foistware.
Having foistware on your PC can range from a mild annoyance to a real impediment. Continue reading...
Getting to the Source
There are several potential causes for a slow browsing experience. The plan is to identify the symptoms and then to systematically go through potential causes. We will attempt to rule out the ones less likely to be crippling your IE browser experience but are potential culprits all the same.
What are the symptoms? It could be you have been facing a number of IE browser symptoms that indicate poor Internet browsing health. These could range from: slow startup, slow downloading of pages, crashes, and more. We can go through these one at a time.
Internet speed: A slow connection to the Internet means slow browsing speeds. But is it the Internet connection or the result of the browser? Continue reading...