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SSD Optimization Tweaks to Increase SSD Performance

By Liz Cornwell 10 December 2014 in Computer Optimization
We all love fast computers and installing an SSD (Solid State Drive) can speed up your PC more than you ever thought possible. In the SSD vs hard drive comparison SSDs are always the winner – they are significantly faster than conventional hard drives, are more reliable because they have no moving parts, are less susceptible to shock, use less power, and are really quiet. Sure, SSDs are still expensive compared to ordinary hard drives, but prices are starting to drop as SSDs are becoming more common. Read our latest SSD optimization tweaks to increase SSD performance.
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How to Protect Important Files

By Liz Cornwell 9 December 2014 in Privacy & Security
Every day we store more and more files on our computers. Most of them are only useful for a certain period of time, whereas other files are so important or valuable that we want to keep them forever. And we can. But, to make sure we do, it’s best to protect important files. Here are a few tips that will help.
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5 Internet Safety Tips to Keep Your PC Secure Online

By Anna Lind 30 August 2014 in Privacy & Security
Do you have a good antivirus program installed on your computer? If you do - great! This is an important and necessary step in protecting your PC from cyber threats. However, it is not the only thing you can do and you should not rely on antivirus software alone for keeping your system secure. Here are a few tips that can help ensure your Windows system never falls victim to cyber criminals.
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How to defrag your drives the right way: 7 defrag tricks to learn today

By Anna Lind 15 August 2014 in Defragmentation
Defragmenting your hard drive may be one of the quickest and easiest, yet effective ways to boost your computer's speed and improve performance. With hundreds of defragmenters available on the market, most offering multiple defrag and optimize options, how do you know what is right for your PC and what features you should use to maintain your hard drive in the best shape? In this article I will show you how to defrag your drives properly through 7 tricks that will help you get the results you are looking for. So roll up your sleeves and let's defrag!
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5 Tricks To Get The Most Out Of Auslogics BoostSpeed Trial

Did you download the free trial of Auslogics BoostSpeed 5 to see what the program can do, but found it a little overwhelming? Not everyone sees right away all the things you can do in the free trial. We decided to help those of you who are downloading the program for the first time to test as much as possible of the program’s potential, so you can see the benefits it may give your system. Here are a few simple tricks to guide you through the trial.
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