How Can I Fix My Computer?

You may be thinking, "I don't want to fix my computer, so why do I have to"? A computer is like a car. Performing regular maintenance will increase the life of the machine. Just like a car, if something goes wrong it is best to fix it as soon as possible so the problem doesn't get worse.

Problems that create a need to fix your computer usually come from outside sources. You may have visited a website and downloaded corrupted software or transfered a virus from a disk. With the many ways problems can enter your computer, it almost seems that you cannot fix the problems without professional software.

SecureClean can remove the things that would cause you to fix your computer. Many problems come from accessing the Internet. The key issues that would cause you to fix your computer can be cleaned by SecureClean. SecureClean was specifically created to help you:

  • Clean hard drive data to improve system performance.
  • Safely and reliably reclaim wasted disk space.
  • Completely and permanently clean hard drives of past web surfing history.
  • Clean hard drives of unneeded traces of personal information.
  • Protect you and your family from identity theft.

Like a car, there are steps you can take to keep up on your computer maintenance. We have provided you with some steps to help you learn how to fix your computer. Cleaning this information can improve your computer performance.

Cleaning your web history is important because it has a record of all the sites that were visited by your computer. Follow these steps to remove history:

Note: This step will not completely remove traces of web history.

  1. Open Internet Explorer and go to the Tools menu.
  2. Select Internet Options.
  3. Go to the General tab.
  4. Select the button "Clear History".

Your personal information can be stored in many different places and they are not all easy to get to.

SecureClean can repair this problem by finding and eliminating traces of your personal information. This information can be stored from sites that you enter your personal information into a form.

Other sites will store your credit card information on your computer when you purchase something online. SecureClean is the best solution for eliminating personal information and makes the process simple.

Deleting cookies will help to eliminate some personal information. These steps will get you to the place that allows you to remove cookies and temporary Internet files.

  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. Go to the Tools menu and select Internet Options
  3. In the new window select the general tab.
  4. There are two buttons, "Delete Cookies" and "Delete Files"
  5. Press both buttons.
  6. A slight pause will occur. This may be longer for "Delete Files".

SecureClean will permanently clean hard drives of unwanted previously deleted messages lingering in e-mail archives from popular e-mail programs like America Online® , Microsoft Outlook®, Outlook Express®, Netscape®, and Eudora®. These e-mails can hold personal information or hold removed viruses.