Raw Data Recovery Software Tips

by Rod Dunne December 10, 2010

It may be necessary to use raw data recovery software in the event of your FAT/NTFS file system formats becoming corrupted. Thankfully this is a PC maintenance and repair task which doesn’t happen all too often. In this article, we’ll show why hard drive partitions can become corrupted and revert back to the raw format, (more)

Computer Freezes Frequently

by Rod Dunne November 28, 2010
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Trying to work out why a computer freezes frequently is made all the more challenging due to the lack of an exception message which you can troubleshoot online. In this article, we’ll take a look at four of the more common PC maintenance and repair checks you can make in order to pinpoint the root (more)

Registry Cleaner Comparison: XP Repair Pro And Registry Easy

by Rod Dunne November 17, 2010
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In this registry cleaner comparison, we’ll take a look at three of the more popular PC maintenance and repair utilities for fixing the registry and try to highlight the pros and cons of each, along with the ideal scenario is in which each application should be used. The compared registry cleaners are Registry Easy, XP (more)

Why Does My Computer Freeze Up?

by Rod Dunne November 11, 2010
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Trying to work out why does my computer freeze up repeatedly that need to researching various solutions and tips. These problems are tricky to resolve due to the fact that no pop-up message or exception code is shown which you can easily research online, in order to get to the root of the problem. In (more)

4 Ways To Do Hard Disk Crash Data Recovery

by Rod Dunne November 5, 2010
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Computers can crash due to a variety of software and hardware issues. If you haven’t been keeping up with doing backups as part of your regular PC maintenance and repair activities then you may need to resort to hard disk crash data recovery techniques. In this article, we’ll go through four different approaches to hard (more)

Top 5 Recovery Tools

by Rod Dunne October 20, 2010

Recovery tools have made it relatively easy to retrieve deleted and lost documents from hard drives as part of PC maintenance and repair work. In this article, we’ll take a look at the top five hard drive data recovery software applications. These products are picked based on their popularity and effectiveness at recovering documents. Remo (more)

PC Upgrade Essentials: RAM, Video Card And Hard Drive

by Rod Dunne September 28, 2010

Doing a PC upgrade is one of the easier PC maintenance and repair tasks that you can perform, and in these recessionary times is also an economical way of making the most use out of an aging or broken computer. In this article, we’ll take a look at the three most common computer upgrades worth (more)

How To Speed Up Windows XP

by Rod Dunne August 2, 2010

The brute force approach to fix slow computer performance is to add more memory. But this approach doesn’t resolve what is actually slowing down the computer. Here, we’ll look at how to speed up Windows XP computers using manual and automated methods. The focus is on XP as this system is still in widespread use (more)