Archive for March, 2010
The number on tip for computer problems is to restart you computer. This video explains more. By restarting you clear the memory and the error is removed. If it persists after the restart you may have a more serious problem, but many times this will clear out the problem and [...]
A simple way to tune up your computer is to run the msconfig command. You do it from the run command area of your computer. You then disable the many programs that are starting up each time you start your pc. Watch this video for more info.
Web Browsers are programs that browse the web. You know them as Internet Explores, Firefox, Chrome, Safari and more. I believe you should have more than one browser installed. Chrome is very good. It is free and from Google. Firefox is very good also and free. Click here [...]
The best way to avoid porn or prevent it on your computer is a Web Filter. It will filter the web so you cannot access porn sites. I recommend the free program “K9-Web Filter” It is easy to download and install. Then you enter a password to manage the web filter. [...]
You must backup. Your hard drive will die! A flash drive is the cheapest and easiest way. You can go further and get an external hard drive and backup to it also. Going further, you can use a service like Mozy.com or Carbonite that for $5 per month will backup your computer. [...]
One easy way to backup is to use your in home or business network. You can share a folder on another computer and copy your important data onto the other computer thru the network. That copy will save you if your computer goes down. There are even free utilities to [...]