Maintain and Upgrade Your PC
A Guide to Cleaning Your Mouse
Have you noticed your mouse gets a bit erratic or unresponsive? The problem may simply be
grit and grime - plain or dirt! Both optical and mechanical mice suffer from the accumulation
of dirt and oils from our hands and dust on the mousing surface. Here are the directions you
need to give your mouse a good bath! More ...
FREE Ebook - How to Speed Up a Slow Windows Computer for Free
Does your computer run slower than a 69 AMC Gremlin? Before you toss it out that second
floor window try a few things suggested in this ebook. There are many things that can make
a computer run slow, and most of them can be easily fixed by you. More ...
How and When to Upgrade Your Sound Card
Installing a new dedicated sound card in an empty expansion bay will greatly improve
the quality and sound of anything you listen to on your computer, especially those
awesome in depth games you play. More ...
How to Upgrade Your PC's Graphics Card
Almost every motherboard has integrated video circuitry, but it's usually not sufficient for today's
power 3D game enthusiast. They always replace the on-board video circuitry with the latest
high-performance video graphics card. Here's how to upgrade your PC's graphics card. More ...
Installing A Power Supply
When you've upgraded your PC system by adding on a number of new peripherals it might
be time to upgrade your power supply as well. Please note that many popular PC systems
use power supplies made especially for those systems and cannot be replaced. Read your
instruction manuals to make sure your PC's power supply can be upgraded. More ...
What's the Difference Between DDR1 DDR2 and DDR3?
What is the confusion about RAM? Most computer users do some research before upgrading
their system so they exactly know about a perfectly matching CPU, motherboard and video
card combination that will meet all their needs. But most of them fail when it comes to
RAM because they don't know what DDR1, DDR2 or DDR3 is all about. More ...
Disable Windows Automatic Update
To make your Windows operating system more reliable, disable automatic Windows Update.
If you don't beleive me, just google the phrase "windows update causes problems" and
you'll receive over 50 million results. More ...
Guerrilla Overclocking Primer
How would you like a PC 30 percent or more faster, for FREE, and with very little risk?
It's a bit of a no-brainer really isn't it? Overclocking is becoming more popular than
ever as a means of getting more out of your PC without having to spend any money. More ...
Printing Troubleshooting Guide
You troubleshoot printing issues like you would any other computer/network related
problem. You start at a general point and rule out the possibilities until you have
the specific cause. The first question that you need to answer is: "Is the problem
hardware, software, network or performance related?". More ...
Upgrading Your Memory to Improve Performance
Increasing your computer's memory is one of the most powerful ways to improve performance.
The following 12-step guide illustrates how you can install your desktop memory upgrade
in 10 minutes or less. More ...
Video: How to Install More Memory in Your Laptop
This video shows you: How to determine how much memory you have in your laptop, the
location of the memory access door on your laptop, how to select the proper memory
for your laptop, and how to install more memory in your laptop. More ...
Satellite Internet Service Basics
Satellite Internet services are used in locations where terrestrial Internet access
is not available and in locations which move frequently. There are three types of
satellite internet service. More ...