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Get rid of slowdown causing malware easily wtih Malwarebytes.

One great program to rid yourself of all those spyware nasties is Malwarebytes. Malwarebytes is a free program and can be easily used to scan your computer for trojans, spyware, and viruses. Download Malwarebytes from this link: https://www.malwarebytes.org/ Malwarebytes is very handy for removing many of the new spyware and “scareware” (popups about how your computer is compromised, information can be accessed by anyone, etc.) that are running rampant across many computers now. One quick scan with this program and you’ll [...]

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Easily give your own PC a tuneup with CCleaner.

Ccleaner is a great all-in-one cleaning program that removed tons of files off of your hard drive that you never use. A great free program for cleaning off all the junk files on your computer is Ccleaner (short for C-drive cleaner or Crap Cleaner). Many program installers leave behind tons of files they need only once and don’t always delete when they’re done with them. Even viruses and spyware love to hang out in these well-hidden temporary folders so they [...]

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Find out what is taking up space on your hard drive with Treesize.

Treesize Free is a (free) program that tells you which folders and files are taking up the most room on your hard drive. After this program installs, it will automatically scan your C drive and find out how much room each and every folder takes up. You can then open each up to see which folders within folders are hogging up the storage space. You can use it on other drives as well, such as an external hard drive or [...]

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Secure your computer and protect your files as soon as you walk away with Predator.

Predator Locks and Unlocks Your PC with a USB Flash Drive Predator is a free program that locks your computer for you when you’re away from it. All you need is a flash/USB drive – run predator with the flash drive plugged in, and remove the drive when you leave (connect it to your belt). Your keyboard and mouse will lock up, the screen will fade to black, and no one will be able to use it until you plug the [...]

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What is “Gigabit” and why should I care?

The answer to this question can get a little technical, and the technical answer will make most readers stop reading after the third sentence, so to simplify things, here is how I like to explain this: Imagine 2 cities that are 100 miles away from each-other (or 160 Kilometers, to be annoying even more J) with 100 lanes-highway between them. (Of course that’s a lot of lanes, but let’s keep in consideration that this is just a story, and I’m [...]

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Why RAM is important, and when you should upgrade your memory.

Your programs need resources to run… large programs need more resources. Light programs need less resources. Just like a heavy person who wants to hike a mountain, will need more energy (or “power”) to climb up the mountain, while a light person will need to put less efforts to climb the same mountain, therefor will use less energy… The larger or “heavier” the program is, the more resources it needs. The resources that programs have, and what will determine the speed [...]

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Refresh your connection to the server : Logging off

CCS Hosted Server : Refreshing your connection The remote connection to the server sometimes needs to be re-established, similar to the need to reboot a computer every once in a while. This may be the solution to some issues/ glitches that happen on the user’s server session. in order to reset the connection, here is what you need to do: On the SERVER window (not your physical computer), click on START, and LOG OFF. Please do NOT just close that window using the [...]

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