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How to Use Flux to Sleep Better and Fix Computer-Related Eye Problems

Dec 14th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

How to Use Flux to Sleep Better and Fix Computer-Related Eye Problems

I don’t know about you, but I spend a lot of time on the computer – way more time than I should. Sometimes, I’m up early looking at my computer screen or reading emails. Other times, I’m staying up late at night playing video games. I may spend a lot of time on my computer, but thanks to Flux, at least I don’t have eye problems or sleep problems. Flux is a free program you may h

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Is It a Good Idea to Use Two Antivirus Products at the Same Time?

Dec 9th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

Is It a Good Idea to Use Two Antivirus Products at the Same Time?

If using one antivirus software is good, is using two any better? That’s a question many computer users ask themselves every day. Today, we’re going to explain why you should – or should not – use two antivirus products at the same time and get to the bottom of this issue once and for all. Two Reasons Why Using Two Antivirus Products Is Better Than One When you search for this issue o

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Three Free Tools You Can Use to Learn Everything About Your PC

Oct 7th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

Three Free Tools You Can Use to Learn Everything About Your PC

Your PC is an intricate machine filled with moving parts, circuit boards, and other stuff the average user doesn’t understand. But all of that “stuff” is lying just beneath the surface, waiting to be discovered. Today, I’m going to share three free tools with you that let you take an intimate look at your PC’s deepest, darkest secrets. Whether you’re looking for the temperature o

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How to Customize iTunes on Windows

Sep 20th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

How to Customize iTunes on Windows

If you’re like most Windows users, then you use iTunes to play your music. iTunes may not be the best music player out there, but it’s good enough. Are you tired of iTunes but not ready to make a switch? Well then I have some good news: you can easily customize iTunes with skins and new sorting options. By the end of this article, it will feel like a brand new program. Changing sorting

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The “PC Master Race” Chooses Programs It Can’t Live Without

Aug 27th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

The “PC Master Race” Chooses Programs It Can’t Live Without

The internet is home to a burgeoning “PC Master Race” community. Headquartered at reddit.com/r/pcmasterrace, the community is filled with people who have “ascended” to the euphoria of PC gaming. In other words, they’ve spent a few hundred dollars building a gaming PC and now spend most of their days looking down on console players for suffering through 30fps 720p “next gen” gam

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RIP Patch Tuesday: Microsoft Drops Patch Day Nickname and Switches to Monthly Updates

Aug 12th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

RIP Patch Tuesday: Microsoft Drops Patch Day Nickname and Switches to Monthly Updates

For well over a decade, Windows operating systems have received updates on Patch Tuesdays – the Tuesday (always the second Tuesday of the month) when Windows Update would start downloading new security patches and improvements. Patch Tuesday, unfortunately, is no more. On Tuesday, August 12, Microsoft released an update for Windows 8.1. But instead of calling that update Patch Tuesday, Mic

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Top 5 Best Budget Management Software Programs for PC

Jul 17th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

Top 5 Best Budget Management Software Programs for PC

Whether rich or poor, it’s a good idea to have a budget. Some people have strict budgets where they meticulously include every expense – from $2 coffees to $500 car payments. Others have more flexible budgets. No matter what type of budget you have, your PC is your best budget management tool. Here are the top 5 best budget management software programs available for PC today: Quicken Q

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3 Months After the Windows XP Death Date, No Major Exploits Have Surfaced

Jul 6th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

3 Months After the Windows XP Death Date, No Major Exploits Have Surfaced

During the leadup to April 2014, Microsoft urged the public to throw away their old Windows XP PCs and adopt newer operating systems like Windows 7 and Windows 8. On April 8, 2014, Microsoft pulled the plug on Windows XP and gave the aging OS its last security patch. Microsoft called this day the “death day” of its fabled operating system. Starting on that day, hackers and malware author

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Top 6 Free Software Tools to Install on Your Brand New PC

Jun 24th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

Top 6 Free Software Tools to Install on Your Brand New PC

There are a number of good software tools in the world today. Some of these software tools are so useful that they should be pre-installed on all copies of Windows. Since we’re not in charge of Microsoft’s decision-making, we can’t pre-install stuff onto Windows. What we can do, however, is tell you which software to install immediately after you install Windows. Without further ado, h

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Skype Finally Releases Free Group Video Calling for PC and Xbox One

Apr 25th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

Skype Finally Releases Free Group Video Calling for PC and Xbox One

For years, Skype has been my favorite communications platform. From friends to colleagues, I use Skype to keep in touch every day no matter where I am. That’s why I’m excited that Skype is finally unveiling a group video calling feature. Skype’s group video calling is designed to compete head to head against services like Google Hangouts. Skype announced the news on its blog earlier to

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