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Basic Computer Care

Back Up Your Data

Most hard drives fail sooner or later- it's not a matter of if, it's when. Make sure you have a back-up system and use it regularly!

Update Your Software

Running software updates can seem inconvenient, but they're actually crucial for keeping your computer safe and running well.

Laptop Care

Since they travel with us almost everywhere, laptops are particularly susceptible to unintentional damage. Learn how to avoid the most common tragedies.

Safe Computing

It's important to "drive defensively" when it comes to web browsing and email; viruses and scams are rampant. Learn how to avoid the most common ones.

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