PC hardware--CPU & Motherboard & RAM/clean computer of clutter


Hi bobbert i want to clean my computer of background stuff. If you go on the Internet there is so many programs trying to convince they are the best. I want a program that does not mess up my computer and erase important stuff but makes my computer faster. thank you

Piriform's CCleaner is a good candidate; http://www.piriform.com/ccleaner You don't need to pay for the professional version for conventional usage.

Additionally you might look at some utilities that help to prevent "clutter" or "junk" from attaching themselves to your system, such as a modified hosts file:

or Ghostery:

As well as making sure that you keep the system up to date (up to date web browser, current and updated operating system, etc).


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