Computers are not irreplaceable by any means, but who wants to replace their computer every year? Indeed, the internet is full of fun things to look at and interesting things to download. However, the more savvy you get at finding things on the net, the better the chances are that you’ll come across a virus or at least a tracking device. There are many people interested in tracking your habits so they can feed the information to advertisers. Also, there are people out there who just want to ruin your day and they choose infecting your computer with a virus in order to achieve this goals. Here are a couple free programs you can download to help preserve the life of your computer.
1.) Super ANTI-SPYWARE- This program is free to download and provides you with an invaluable service. You can either do a quick scan of your computer which takes about 15 minutes or do a thorough scan which can take up to a couple of hours. In either case, you will be able to detect the presencef a Trojan Virus which can cause irreversible damage to your computer if left alone.
2.) CCleaner- Another great free program that provides you with an invaluable service. In addition to cleaning out your cookies and your recycle bin, this program will also eliminate any tracking devices which have made their way on to your computer. This program allows you to quickly rid yourself of harmful spyware and keep your computer free from harmful tracking agents.
These are just a couple programs you can use but they are free and they work great. Make sure you protect your computer instead of just buying another one.