Free Software & Advice

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Slow computer, pop-up's or malware removal

Many things can affect a computers speed and reaction time. If you have enough resources a computer cleaning and or tune-up may help. Download and install the following apps that pertain to your issue. A slow computer could also need a registry cleaning. Understand that dangers before using a registry cleaner as it may inadvertently make changes that could negatively impact your system. It is your responsibility to read the instructions and warnings from the developers website...

As with using any virus remediation or malware software you pose a chance of corrupting the system. If a system file is effected and is removed your system may not start-up properly. This can not be avoided all the time as even the app to remove the software may not do due diligence to assure proper removal and operation of your system once removed.

- Download - Malware Bytes (Malware removal)
- Download - Super Anti Spyware (Malware removal)
- Download - Adaware (Malware removal)
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Registry cleaning

perform a Registry Backup before editing the registry! The registry within Microsoft Windows stores data that allows your computer to locate files within your system. If the registry is cluttered with old entries it can take longer to load anything that was clicked on. Since the registry hold sensitive data it is possible for the registry to become corrupt after a cleaning. I recommend a registry cleaning whenever possible as well as a registry backup prior to cleaning your system.

Registry editors and cleaners have been known to cause more damage than good when the computer has issues. AS with anything read the developers dangers and instructions prior to usage.

- Download - CCleaner (Registry Cleaner)
- Download - NCleaner (Registry Cleaner)
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Virus Removal

Viruses can impact your system in many different ways. They can be made to create a backdoor and expose your system to hackers; it can create pop-ups, have key loggers, steel passwords and create anarchy within your system.

As with any softeware take care in understanding the dangers and usage prior to installing.

- Download - Avast (Anti-Virus)
- Download - AVG (Anti-Virus)
- Download - Avira (Anti-Virus)
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Remove Startup Items (Windows 7)

System Configuration Utility (Windows 7)

  • Press Win-r . In the "Open:" field, type msconfig and press Enter.
  • Click the Startup tab.
  • Uncheck the items you do not want to launch on startup. Note: ...
  • When you have finished making your selections, click OK.
  • In the box that appears, click Restart to restart your computer.
  • In Windows, how can I prevent a program from starting automatically?

As with any softeware take care in understanding the dangers and usage prior to installing.

More detailed instruction may be found here
- More info - https://kb.iu.edu/d/adlf


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Windows 10 - How to uninstall an app\program

  • Click "Start" or the windows key located at the lower left of your keyboard.
  • Select Settings
  • Select System
  • When you have finished making your selections, click OK.
  • Select Apps & features.
  • Select the program to uninstall and then click its Uninstall button.
  • Respond to the prompts to complete the uninstall.

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Open Office (Open source Office Application)

Open Office from openoffice.org offers a great software suite comprable to that of Microsoft office. If you have a kid in school or are heading to college yourself you may want to consider trying this great free Office application for most your needs. Open offers offers the following and is also compatible with most office templates and files!

  • Text Document - comparable to Microsoft Office Word
  • Spreadsheets - comparable to Microsoft Office Excel
  • Presentation - comparable to Microsoft Power Point
  • Drawing
  • Database - comparable to Microsoft Access
  • Formulas

- Download - Open Office Suite Download
http://www.openoffice.org/download (3rd party Free)

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An Open Source Email Client by Mozilla.

Mozilla's Firefox offers a great emnail client

  • Contact
  • Personal folders
  • IMAP/POP3, encryption ready & much more

- Download - Mozilla Firefox Email Client

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An Open Source FREE Image Editing Application.

GIMP offers the best in Open source imaging software, Compares well with Adobe's Photoshop.

- Download - Gimp (Open Source Free Image Editing Software)

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