Maintain and Upgrade Your PC
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 ...
Printer Cartridge Price Fixing
The ink cartridge for a low end HP printer, containing only one tiny ounce of ink,
costs a mind boggling $30.00! That?s price gouging, and all printer manufacturers
are doing it. That?s called PRICE FIXING and it?s illegal. More ...
Partitioning Your Hard Disk
There are several reasons why you might want to divide your hard disk into partitions.
For example, you might want to keep your operating system and your data on two different
partitions. That way you can re-install the operating system (or a different operating
system) without losing your data. More ...
Free Registry Cleaner to Speed Up Windows
The Windows registry can become bloated with invalid information left behind by
uninstalled hardware and software, and by missing files and drivers. A bloated
registry can cause your PC to operate sluggishly, become unstable, and crash frequently. More ...
Using the System File Checker
Windows requires many different system files in order to start and run properly. If your
computer is not properly protected, a malicious program like a virus or spyware might modify
or delete a system file. Or if your system crashes, system file might get corrupted. You can
use Windows built-in "System File Checker" utility to scan your computers system files. More ...
Video: How to Install a Graphics Card in Your PC
This video shows you how to install a graphics card in Your PC. Tools required, how to
open the computer's case, how to remove an existing video card, how to install video
drivers, and much more. 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 ...
The most important part of installing memory is to make sure you are using the correct
type of memory for your motherboard. Its important to study the manual that came with
your motherboard to determine exactly what type and speed of memory is required. More ...
Free Download Patch My PC Checks for Available Patches
Hackers are continuously probing for flaws in applications that they can exploit to take
control of your system. When a software publisher learns that an exploit has been
discovered, they immediately release a patch to close the hole. Patch My PC is a free
application that checks for the availability of patches. More ...
An Uninterruptible Power Supply Can Save Your PC
You absolutely MUST have a surge protector to guard your system against electrical
spikes and surges, and do NOT sacrifice quality to save a few dollars. Leaving your
PC with inferior surge protection is tantamount to inviting unthinkable disaster. More ...
Printers - A Practical Buyers Guide
Buying a printer can be a complicated business, there are more shapes, sizes and types
of printers available to the home and small business user than ever before. Printers
have also become specialized for their intended purpose. More ...
Hacking Windows Vista
Microsoft has poured millions of person-hours into Windows Vista. Guess what: A few
hours of your own time could make it a whole lot better - more convenient, more
efficient, faster, more secure, and less frustrating. More ...