As spring approaches, many of us begin dusting, sweeping and organizing our homes. Many of us, however, miss the one area most in need of a good scrub – the Family PC.
Between rarely used programs that hamper processing speed, and spyware or viruses inadvertently downloaded while surfing the Internet, the home computer needs to be maintained regularly. Just like your backyard garden.
The question is, how does the average family keep its PC running at top speed and protected at the same time? Consider these four easy steps to help keep your PC running smoothly:
More than half (57 percent) of American adult computer users who have a home computer think maintaining a secure computer requires a great deal of time, according to an online study by Harris Interactive and Microsoft. However, software is available that can take the hassle out of it and automatically protect and maintain your PC. Consider using an all-in-one solution such as Microsoft’s Windows Live OneCare, which automates the cleaning process and keeps your PC maintained and secure all year.
— Courtesy of ARAcontent