Physically Clean a Computer
Cleaning Your Computer
As you use your PC more and more, it can really start to accumulate some junk. There are many things that can clutter up a computer such as a virus, registry errors, spyware, and junk files. This clutter can really cause your computer to run much slower than it should be running. This site looks at ways to clean up your computer and make it faster again.
Generally speaking, there are a ton of great tools you can use to clean up your PC. Let's take a look at a few of the best free ones. We found many of these tools using this article as a reference.
Having a Malware on your computer can be devastating. Malwarebytes is a free program that specializes in removing malware and even a few viruses. This program is one of the best programs on the market today when it comes to finding and removing malware. Simply download malwarebytes here, install it, and then run a scan. I would highly recommend this tool to help keep your computer clean.
Spyware and Adware can build up on your computer over time. When you browse the web, a few bad sites may try to place some of this spyware on your PC. Spyware can cause your computer to run a bit slower. Along with the performance issues, you probably don't want spyware on your computer for privacy reasons. Ad-Aware by Lavasoft is a free program that you can use to find and eliminate spyware and adware. I would highly recommend this tool to help you clean your computer.
CCleaner performs a ton of tasks to keep your computer clean. It will clean up your temporary Internet files, clean your windows log files, clean the registry, clean temporary Windows and Internet files, and more. This program works fast and is also 100% free. After you get rid of all the spyware and malware, cleaning up all the other junk is the next step to a faster and more efficient PC.
Defraggler is another free tool from the maker's of CCleaner, Piriform. You can use Defraggler to defrag your hard drive. There are a few reasons why I would recommend this tool over the standard built-in defragmentation tool. First, defraggler does a bit of a better job defragging the hard drive. Second, it runs a bit faster than the built-in Windows tool. Finally, this tool offers more features than the Windows tool. You can defrag individual files and set the priority of your current defragmentation.
Glary Utilities is another all-in-one Computer cleaner like CCleaner. This utility can help you clean your computer by cleaning the registry, removing temporary Internet files, removing temporary Windows files, and more. Along with the cleaning tools, Glary Utilities also comes with other PC optimizing tools. A few of the top ones are the startup manager, memory optimizer, and the file shredder. Overall, this is another solid tool.
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