By Lucy Beard
You should always try to get the best out of your computer. Keeping it running properly is a must. But unfortunately this is not always possible. You may be suffering Malware problems, or you may need to upgrade your RAM.
It could just be as easy as running a simple update on your computer to get it running up to top performance level. Here are a few more little tips that could make your computer perform up to standard.
Putting your Windows update on to automatic can make sure that you do no miss any critical updates. But just because you have it on automatic update, does not stop you from checking for updates manually as well. There just may be a critical update or a patch that needs downloading, shortly after your scheduled check.
Running your updates daily can keep your computer up to date and running properly. This is why automatic updates are the best idea. Just set those for daily updates and you will not miss anything important.
Running the latest version on your computer will keep it running smoothly. If you are running older versions of programs it may start to slow your computer down. So it may be worth your while to check every so often that you are running the latest versions.
Windows has its very own Firewall and defender programs to prevent hacking and spyware issues. This means that your computer is defended from attacks, so it is not necessary absolutely essential to buy any more stand alone versions of protection.
As long as you keep the security software running, your computer will not be as vulnerable to attacks. But if you should decide to enhance you security with more protection, you may want to look at customizable security software.
You can always search the internet if you wish to purchase additional security software. You may be able to try a free version before buying. This way you know what you are paying for.
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