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Top 5 Tips for Troubleshooting Common PC Errors

Dec 7th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Tips | 0 Comment

Top 5 Tips for Troubleshooting Common PC Errors

Every day, the team behind FixMyPCFree.com receives dozens of emails from users looking to solve their computer problems. Some of these problems are totally unique, like: “My cat just gave birth on my computer keyboard and now it’s not working. Should I get a new keyboard or try to clean it?” But most questions are very common and revolve around fairly standard computer issues. Like:

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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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Self-destructing hard drives coming soon

May 18th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Self-destructing hard drives coming soon

Whether you’re a member of a super-secret spy agency like the Mission Impossible team, or you’ve just got a bunch of pirated HD movies saved onto your hard drive, you need to hide your files when the bad guys come to your door. Data storage device manufacturer RunCore has created a new SSD called InVincible which features instant self-destruction at the flick of a switch. Should you need to

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How much does PC repair usually cost?

Apr 26th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Easy PC Repair | 0 Comment

How much does PC repair usually cost?

If your computer is getting old, then you might be worried about defects. After all, hardware defects usually don’t surface until a few years after a computer has been purchased. If your computer has been noticeably slowing down lately, then you might be preparing for the worst. In most cases, a slow computer is just a sign that your PC will need repairs soon. In order to be financially prepa

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The One Cool Trick that Could Fix Your Computer

Apr 23rd 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Computer Help | 0 Comment

The One Cool Trick that Could Fix Your Computer

Let’s face it: we can’t all be computer experts. However, just because you’re clueless about computers doesn’t mean that you have to settle for a slow, broken-down PC. Instead, using this one simple trick, you can easily fix hundreds of different problems on your computer and significantly improve your PC’s performance. So what’s the big secret? Well, by scanning your computer wi

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How Do Registry Cleaners Fix My PC?

Apr 7th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

How Do Registry Cleaners Fix My PC?

You may have heard about a PC optimization tool called registry cleaners. They’re a fast and effective way to improve the performance of your PC, but registry cleaners can also fix your computer in a number of different ways. Registry cleaners fix your PC by removing old or corrupt registry entries. The Windows Registry has entries for each and every program on your computer, and that entry t

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How to Fix Video Card Problems

Mar 17th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

How to Fix Video Card Problems

At some point in its lifecycle, your PC may start to develop video card problems. If this occurs, you don’t necessarily have to start panicking. Today, we’re going to walk you through how to troubleshoot your video card if it begins to perform abnormally. Weird screen colors, shapes, and textures After a period of heavy activity and performance – like while playing PC games – your vi

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Troubleshoot Your PC Using Firefox Plugins

- by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Tweak Internet Settings | 0 Comment

If your computer has been having problems lately, then you probably want to troubleshoot it before you take it to an expensive computer repair shop - or throw it out the window. Today, we're going to show you how Firefox can fix your computer using these easy and effective plugins and add-ons. Reduce your exposure to risk while browsing Today, most viruses and malware are transmitted thro

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How to Extend the Windows 7 Trial from 30 Days to 120

Mar 16th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 7 Help | 0 Comment

How to Extend the Windows 7 Trial from 30 Days to 120

If you have recently installed the trial version of Windows 7, then you may not want that trial to end after just 30 days. With so many features and extra tools to discover, you may need more time to decide whether you want to buy it or not. To help you make this decision, we're going to show you how to easily extend your Windows 7 trial from 30 days to 120. This does not require a product key

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Beginner’s Guide to Backing Up A Computer

Mar 13th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Pc Protection | 0 Comment

Beginner’s Guide to Backing Up A Computer

Most tech support experts recommend users regularly back up the files and folders on their PCs. That way, when something on your computer goes irreversibly wrong, a back up can prevent you from losing all of your important data. But telling a computer newbie to simply ‘back up’ their PC often results in a confused stare. Today, we’re going to teach you how to quickly and easily back up yo

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