Tip Number: 111

Keep it Clean (Improve your Computers performance by keeping your Hard Drive light)

As your hard drive starts to fill up, your computer begins to store data in areas of your hard drive that is less efficient and therefore, requires more time to find and access. You can lighten the load on your hard drive by uninstalling unnecessary programs and archiving data that doesn't need to be quickly accessible.

You can also run Disk Cleanup
1. Click on the Start Button
2. Click All Programs
3. Click Accessories
4. Click System Tools
5. Click Disk Clean up

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