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Why is My Computer is Running at 99% CPU?

Jan 29th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Help | 0 Comment

Why is My Computer is Running at 99% CPU?

Your CPU is an important part of your PC. But you already know that. You’re here because you want to know why your PC is running at 99% in your Windows Task Manager. Fortunately, 99% CPU usage isn’t always a bad thing. It’s one problem that tends to look a lot worse than it actually is. Troubleshooting – Open Windows Task Manager If you want to troubleshoot your 99% CPU usage problem,

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9 Free Tips to Speed Up Your PC

Sep 2nd 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Help | 0 Comment

9 Free Tips to Speed Up Your PC

Make your PC faster and fix performance problems by implementing these awesome PC tips today! 9) Uninstall software you don’t use You’ve probably installed PC software that you’ve only used once or twice. There’s nothing wrong with that - as long as you plan on using that software at some point in the future. However, if you don’t have a real use for the software, then you should proba

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Is Your PC Making Weird Sounds? Here’s What Those Sounds Could Mean

Jul 26th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Help | 0 Comment

Is Your PC Making Weird Sounds? Here’s What Those Sounds Could Mean

PCs make all sorts of strange sounds. Some of these sounds are innocent – like the beep you hear when you start up your PC. Other sounds are the sounds of impending doom – like the final death rattle of a CPU heatsink fan. Today, I’m going to list a number of common PC sounds and explain what they could mean on your PC – and how you can fix them. Hard drive death rattles Hard drive de

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How to Buy a Windows XP PC in 2013

May 24th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Help | 0 Comment

How to Buy a Windows XP PC in 2013

Windows XP has officially been discontinued by Microsoft. In fact, Microsoft stopped selling the popular operating system way back in 2008. But for those who just refuse to let a good thing go, it’s not impossible to buy a Windows XP machine in 2013. In fact, it’s easier than many people think. There are a few different ways to purchase a Windows XP machine in 2013. Follow the guides lis

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What is remote tech support?

Jul 29th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Affordable PC Repair Blog Quick Help Software Fixes | 0 Comment

What is remote tech support?

Modern technology has given us a number of important advantages. However, one of the biggest advantages of modern technology has been remote tech support. Instead of dragging a computer down to your local PC repair shop, remote tech support allows users to experience top-quality PC repair from the comfort of their own home. Remote tech support is the term for any PC repairs that take place over

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How to fix and repair the DNSChanger virus

Jul 7th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Help | 0 Comment

How to fix and repair the DNSChanger virus

The DNS Changer virus is one of those weird malware infections that can cause serious problems for users. Unlike other types of malware, the DNS Changer virus redirects a PC’s entire internet connection to a rogue DNS server. After the malware infection was discovered last year, FBI agents shut down the rogue DNS server, leaving hundreds of thousands of infected users with no internet access.

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Fix annoying PC errors using a free Windows program you already own

Jun 1st 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Help | 0 Comment

Fix annoying PC errors using a free Windows program you already own

If you’re using a Windows computer right now, then you have access to a powerful application without even knowing it. That application is called “Error Checking”, and it’s an easy way to heal your PC of several common ailments. By scanning your hard drive for corrupt or damaged files, the Error Checking utility speeds up hard drive access times and reduces the number of system errors. S

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Does your computer have weird problems and error messages?

May 25th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Help | 0 Comment

Does your computer have weird problems and error messages?

Just like describing car problems, it’s often difficult to talk to other people about your computer problems. Errors may occur in certain situations but not in others. And, it can be difficult to know exactly what is causing the error in the first place. Fortunately, we’ve come to the rescue of PC users around the world. By identifying the source of many common computer problems – the Win

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How to prevent your desktop icons from rearranging after a restart

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

How to prevent your desktop icons from rearranging after a restart

Some Windows 7 users have been experiencing an odd error. From time to time, every icon on their desktop will spontaneously rearrange itself after a restart. Instead of being in the arrangement that the user wants, the desktop icons will be scattered haphazardly around the screen. For people with a lot of desktop icons, this error can be particularly annoying. So how do you fix it? Try troubles

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Why is My Computer Running Slow?

Oct 1st 2010 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Quick Fix Quick Fix Tip Quick Help | 0 Comment

Why is My Computer Running Slow?

Uninstall Programs – You may have installed a program that's not able to work with your operating system. Easy uninstall it. These kinds of files build-up eventually and can slow down you computer. Delete Unused Programs & Files - You might have too many applications all trying to make use of the storage available your hard drive. Simple delete some of the programs. Or perhaps buy a lot m

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