Category Archives: Tutorials

Safe download free software

When you download a free software you must pay attention to “fake” download buttons that often are in free software sites (but not only) like Download.com, Tucows, FileHippo, Softonic, Softpedia, SnapFiles etc… Just go over with mouse and you can see that the link is not the real for download. If you click you could… Read More »

How to refresh an old notebook

If your notebook is old of some years and maybe has slow down you can update it without you need to buy a new one. Hardware upgrade: to make the notebook more powerful you can change the actual traditional hard disk with the more performant SSD, now they are more cheap. The gain in terms… Read More »

Best guidelines for SSD usage

SSD (Solid State Drive) technology is becoming more popular and going to replace traditional mechanic technology of hard disks. They are even more cheaper and this allow to be more commonly used between users. Most popular brands manufacturers are Intel, Samsung, OCZ, Crucial, SanDisk, Corsair, Kingston. Here some tips to have best performances: Never fill… Read More »

How to remove PUPs

PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program) is a sort of malware not so dangerous but annoying that tipically open ads during browser surfing or redirect the browser to specific pages (it’s also called hijack) or install toolbars. Be careful when you install normal free software, generally they are installed with them. Many of them can be unchecked… Read More »

Optimize Windows 8 without any extra software needed

Windows 8 is an already performant operating system but with some simple tricks you can optimize it and make it more faster without any software need! boot optimization you can optimize the OS booting by disabling some services. Press CTRL+R then type services.msc. You can understand services by description and choose to start them manually… Read More »