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Computer Basics – Keeping Your Computer Clean and Efficient, Part 1

OK, so after another hiatus… Here we go again. This is Techie Beginners, so let’s take a moment to stop toying around with blogging and image editing; let’s get back to basics.

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Important Facts About Antivirus Software That You Need to Know

Getting a malware (malicious software) infection of any sort, be it virus, adware, spyware, trojan, worm, whatever, can be a real headache. Removing any sort of infection can be a real nightmare. That’s why many people rely on commercial antivirus … Continue reading

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How to Start Up (Boot) Your Computer Into Safe Mode

Safe Mode is a diagnostic start mode for pretty much any version of Windows. It is extremely useful when you are having problems, especially issues related to hardware or viruses. Sometimes, your computer may be in such a condition that … Continue reading

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MaxMySpeed? MaxMyPC? MyCleanPC? How about InfectMyPC!

If you are not familiar with computers and software, then you may not be familiar with the good, the bad, and the ugly. They say, “knowledge is power” – once you familiarize yourself with “the bad” and “the ugly” (spyware, … Continue reading

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