How to Clean Your PC or Mac
The signs are unmistakable: Your once-snappy PC has slowed to a crawl. It takes longer to boot up and launch programs. Perhaps you’re seeing blue screens of death more often, or applications are just crashing left and right. The solution is simple: Either replace the PC or try cleaning the old one. In our opinion, it makes a lot more sense to try to clean it. If that doesn’t work, it’s time for a newer model.
We scoured the Internet in search of PC cleanup tutorials. One of the most complete is available on wikihow. Whether you’re new at PC maintenance or an IT pro, these tips are thorough and easy to follow. Steps include hard drive cleaning, patching, cache clearing, virus/malware detection and even physical cleaning. The guide has tips for both Windows and Mac computers.