Computer Basics Don’ts for Windows

Below is a list of things which you need to avoid carrying out in order to avert a disaster happening while using Windows operating system. First and foremost is — don’t turn off the system directly by using the power ON/OFF switch. Always use Windows Start >...

Windows Schedule Tasks

Using Windows “Schedule Tasks”, you can schedule any windows utility or software to run on a specific date and time. How to schedule a task using Schedule Tasks? Click on Start > Programs > Accessories > System Tools > Schedule Tasks Double...

Windows Disk Defragmenter Utility

Disk defragmenter Utility re-arranges the files written on the hard drive to a contiguous space on that partition where in Windows can easily access the files and folders stored on the hard drive reducing the head arm movement to access the required data. This makes...

Windows Check Disk Utility

Run the Check Disk Utility once a month. This will check for hard disk problems and fix any errors if present. This in turn prevents data loss and hard disk failure. To Run Check Disk Utility: Open "My Computer" Right click on the drive name which you want...

Windows Disk Cleanup Utility

Using Windows Disk Cleanup utility, you can remove unwanted files and folder on your hard drives. Disk Cleanup tool helps you delete temporary files and folders stored on the hard drive which is not necessary and occupies valuable hard disk space. Before deleting...