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How to Delete Your Gmail Address

Apr 10th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

How to Delete Your Gmail Address

Many internet users have signed up for a Gmail account at some point in their lives. Some people use Gmail every day, while others have completely forgotten about their Gmail account. And if you don’t use your Gmail account, then you might as well delete it. Google collects frightening information about each and every one of us, and having a Gmail account just makes it easier for Google to tr

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How to Quickly and Easily Learn the Best Windows Shortcuts

Jan 6th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

How to Quickly and Easily Learn the Best Windows Shortcuts

Windows shortcuts are one of the best ways to become more productive at your computer. Some might scoff at the power of a keyboard shortcut like Ctrl+Z, but the fact of the matter is that it can save you from losing hours of work. But there are literally hundreds of different Windows shortcuts, and very few people (probably nobody) knows every single one. But if you want to learn a few new keyb

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PayPal Phishing Scams Increase Dramatically Over the Holidays

Dec 8th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

PayPal Phishing Scams Increase Dramatically Over the Holidays

Usually, the holidays are a time for cheer, joy, and other happiness-related words. But as computer security experts already know, the holidays are also a time for criminals to take advantage of unsuspecting consumers. Phishing scams are particularly common around the holiday season, and PayPal is one of the biggest targets for these criminals. PayPal phishing scams involve: -Sending users a

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What you should avoid buying on Black Friday or Cyber Monday

Nov 17th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

What you should avoid buying on Black Friday or Cyber Monday

Black Friday is the biggest consumer spending extravaganza of the year – at least in the United States. Whether you’re picking up some discounted Christmas gifts or looking for deals for yourself, Black Friday and Cyber Monday are fantastic days to buy electronics. It’s easy to get caught up in the hype and assume everything you see is an awesome deal. However, there are some things that

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Top 5 myths about slow computers that you probably believe

Nov 6th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

Top 5 myths about slow computers that you probably believe

If your computer is slow and acting problematic, then you might blame it on hundreds of different things. You might blame that new antivirus program you downloaded, for example, or a recent patch by Microsoft. But many people are misinformed about why computer problems actually occur. Today, we’re going to reveal some of the most common myths that involve slow computers and general PC problem

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How to clean up a cluttered hard drive

Nov 5th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

How to clean up a cluttered hard drive

If your hard drive is slowing down, then it could have too much data. As hard drives fill up with data, it becomes harder and harder to find the data that you need. This results in slow computer performance across the board. In many cases, it can also result in crashes and freezes. If your hard drive is too full, you also won’t be able to download large files – like movies – or install yo

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Five silly Windows “Easter Eggs”

Nov 3rd 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

Five silly Windows “Easter Eggs”

Gamers love Easter Eggs. But just because you’re not currently playing a video game doesn’t mean you can’t try out some of Windows’ most entertaining Easter Eggs. Here are some fim Easter Eggs you can try out at work while looking productive. 5) Fill up Microsoft Word pages with random text Oh no! Your boss is walking up to your cubicle and you’re staring at an empty Word document. Ins

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Is it bad to leave your computer on all night?

Oct 10th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

Is it bad to leave your computer on all night?

Computers have been an important part of our lives for well over two decades. But to this day, it’s difficult to find a consistent answer to the following computer question: “Is it better to leave my computer on all night or shut it down?” So what’s the right answer to this question? Keep reading to find out! The answer It doesn’t matter. That’s right – modern computer

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How to avoid eye strain at your PC

Sep 13th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

How to avoid eye strain at your PC

Today, computers are a ubiquitous part of our lives. Computers improve our lives in countless ways, but they’ve also led to some major health problems. Along with carpal tunnel syndrome and other small joint problems, more and more computer users around the world are developing eye strain problems. If you want to keep your good vision for years into the future, then you’ll want to learn how

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The top 3 ways to optimize your brand new PC

Aug 31st 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Tip | 0 Comment

The top 3 ways to optimize your brand new PC

So you just bought a new PC. You’re probably pretty excited. Getting a new computer is like opening a whole new chapter in life – that is, if you’re a nerd like me. Whether you’re a geek who just bought a $2,000 gaming PC or you just purchased a netbook for college, there are some things you should do to optimize your brand new PC. These tips will help keep your laptop PC running for as

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