Tip & How-To about Computers & Internet
If you ever were a victim of virus or malware infection you know how horrible it can be. May be you got lucky last time, may be you got away with minor damage. You can not expect to be luck all time. The infection may cause your computer to crash, loss data or not to function correctly. Let's take it this way, computers are just like humans they are exposed to infection but you have to be careful enough not to catch those. we do a lot of things to keep away from infections by washing hand with soap, taking bath everyday and changing dress similarly we have to take few precautions for computers as well. I will explain few steps which will help you keep your computer "healthy" and away from lot of trouble.
1.Choose a great anti virus product (one which I use is kaspersky internet security. I have personally used 15-20 products and I keep my faith on kaspersky)
2. Avoid opening emails from anonymous people.
3 Do not click on advertisements you see on the websites you visit.
4 When you install a software make sure that you go through all the prompts and not installing an additional program hidden in the menu.
5 Don't fall for the offer/lucky visitor prompts in the websites.
Please keep these things in mind while you use computer, this should be eough to keep your computer running for a long time without any issues.
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