For System Mechanic from Io Lo will cover all the computers in your home with updates for a year.
Despite some differences, both PC Tools and System Mechanic provide a host of tools to automatically clean your computer.
The shop's small size makes finding a book manageable and knowledgeable staff can certainly help with recommendations.
(266 Bleecker St., 212-807-8655, bookbooknyc.com) This bilevel So Ho bookstore is home to countless books, both popular fiction and nonfiction titles and more obscure literature.
Subsequently, when you start up your computer it takes a little extra time to “read” each breadcrumb, slowing things down. In Windows, defragment your hard drive every few months — but don’t do it too often, because it actually adds wear and tear to your hard drive. If you’re getting less than 75 percent of the speed promised by your provider, call customer service to investigate.
Here are several of the leading causes of a slowed down computer: If you have a little bit of computer savvy, you can do many of the things you need to keep your computer up to speed without spending a dime. Periodically delete the “temp” files from the computer and “history” files and “cookies” from your browser. OK, so if you’re not comfortable going the do-it-yourself route, there are scores of available programs and services that promise to keep your PC up to speed.
While a great new one pops up every so often, independent bookstores like the formerly beloved St.
Mark's Bookshop have been forced to shutter thanks to rising rents and the popularity of things like e-readers and online mega retailers.
In Microsoft Windows, use the Disk Cleanup function. Periodically empty your “trash” or “recycle bin.” 3. Among the most popular is PC Tools by the makers of Norton Anti Virus.
A one-year subscription will run you just about for three computers.
With increasing numbers of older adults behind the wheel, AARP Arizona is offering free workshops to keep motorists up to date, independent, safe and confident on the road.