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computer cleaning; Discover some ideas to keep your computer clean

Does your computer look quite nasty? Are you afraid to touch the casing because it’s quite dirty? Is your computer desktop poorly organised? Do you have many bacteria and computer viruses? Then you might need to stay away from your computer, as it could be quite dangerous. Don’t panic! We’re just joking!

Although you might not be dirty, computer cleaning is a good habit, especially because it improves the operation of your computer and prolongs its useful life.

In this article we are going to see some ideas for computer cleaning so that your computer’s health improves. Get ready, here we go!

That thing on your computer is called dust!

Okay, your computer has turned brown. If it is covered by a light brown layer, which can be removed as soon as you put your finger on it, then it means that it has been invaded by dust.

Well, if this doesn’t happen to you… Congratulations!! But wait, the fight is not over yet. Even if you cannot see that on your laptop casing or on the screen, there might still be dust inside your computer.

Preventing dust from entering your computer is almost impossible. When it comes to refrigeration, the internal fans circulate the air, which means that small particles are accumulated inside. If the dust is harmful, this is due to the fact that the accumulation of it causes an inappropriate cooling of the system. It obstructs grilles, fans and spaces in which air should circulate, and reheats the system. If you have already read this article (incluir link a eHorus 79), then you know that this can damage its components.

Getting rid of the dust inside of your computer is not too difficult, but you can damage some of its components or lose the warranty if you are not an expert so don’t do it yourself, you’d better call the professionals.

Digital cleaning is here.

Okay, so now you have cleaned your computer, but wait… there’s more… There is a certain type of dirt that cannot be physically cleaned, so you will need to understand a concept that you might not know: digital cleaning.

Although this can also be used for different things, when it comes to computers, digital cleaning consists of freeing it from all the unnecessary elements that hinder its operation, such as malware, or programs that are not being used, or a number of excessive icons on the desktop, etc. Let’s have a quick look at it:

-Goodbye malware!

It is probably the most malicious thing of a computer. Malware (such as viruses, Trojans, spyware, etc.) are malicious programs that are entered into a computer in order to carry out harmful actions, such as data theft, computer disablement or the display of intrusive advertising.

In order to get rid of this, there are many tools. From antivirus to avoid this, or antivirus to remove it from the computer, but also firewalls that protect communications. The options are endless, so do your research and get the ones that might give you the best results.

-Use a cleaner.

No, we don’t mean a mop, but programs created to remove things that are on the hard drive and don’t report any significant utility. When it comes to antivirus and firewalls, there are lots of them to choose from, just like cleaning products in a supermarket, so you just have to take a look and choose the best one for you. Also, if you don’t want to install any program, most operating systems also include cleaning tools, so there you go, that’s quite easy.

-Have you seen the state of your desktop?

Don’t you think that’s too much? A desktop full of icons is not good. First, it will make you waste more time than you think because you will spend a lot of time looking for those things you want on your desktop. Second, it will give you a feeling of complete disorder (this doesn’t look good if you have a client in front of you). Third, the desktop uses RAM, so if it is heavily overloaded it will slow down the power and operation of your computer.

Organising your desktop is a very personal thing, so it will depend on your tastes and your needs. If you want to get some ideas, you can click on this article, in this article we talk specially about this.

-Remove those programs and files, which are not being used.

Do you still have that video game installed that you haven’t used since 2001?!! Congratulations!! Your computer is an old soul, but that does not mean that you should fill it with relics.

And this is the same thing for files. You do not need to store all the cat videos on the hard drive of your work computer.

External hard drives, USB drives … There are many ways to store programs or files that you do not want to delete off your computer’s hard drive, but at the same time it doesn’t make much sense to store them on your computer. Discover the one that best suits you and keep moving forward…

So how is it going now? Does your computer shine now? Computer cleaning requires a small effort, but it is a worthwhile effort. Don’t worry and take it easy …

And since you’ve come this far, why don’t you take a look and learn all about our friend eHorus? Ehorus is a nice little program which is here to help you with your computer

Ehorus is a remote management system for computers (remote desktop software), which can help you with many tasks.

Do you want to find out what eHorus can do for you? Okay then! You can find out much more by clicking on the following address: https://ehorus.com

Or you can also send us any question you might have about eHorus. You can do that by using the contact form, which is found here: https://ehorus.com/contact-us-remote-management-software/

And don’t forget to leave a comment in the comment section down below about computer cleaning, and remember that…

The eHorus team will be happy to help you!

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