If your PC or laptop is running slower than you expect, why not try our Computer Health Check service? Our Computer Health Check service looks at a number of different areas, and we will provide suggestions so that you can get the most out of your computer. There are a number of different reasons why a computer can start running slow and you can be surprised how much better it will perform after.If your computer has suddenly become slow, you have pop ups appearing on your screen, or your web browser has new things appearing in web pages that weren’t there before – you’ve probably accidentally downloaded or installed a virus.
What Does a Computer Health Check Consist of?
Our Computer Health Check consists of a number of different areas, such as:
- Removing unwanted programs – you’d be surprised what can be installed on your computer. Some programs install other computer programs which you not necessarily want or need
- Removing items from starting automatically – there are a number of different programs that want to start as soon as you turn on your computer, but you may not want all of them from starting up
- Malware and virus scanning – keeping you safe from common threats ensures that your computer works efficiently
- Windows Update – ensuring that Windows is up to date makes sure that any potential holes in your operating system are firmly closed
- Registry cleaning – optimising the registry will give you a performance boost
What is a Computer Virus?
Computer viruses are small software programs that are designed to spread from one computer to another, infecting it and interfering with your systems operations. We have had customers come to us who have caught a virus through links in emails, attachments of funny images, audio or video files – which they have unknowingly clicked on to and downloaded.
Do You Provide Any Recommendations?
We will always provide honest recommendations – if we feel you could gain extra performance out of your computer by upgrading some of the parts, or by installing different software to run, we will. It is possible to upgrade laptops as well as PCs.