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Back to School Basics for Your Cybersecurity Needs

While some students will be heading back to the physical classroom for the first time, others will still be opting towards online classes. Back to school shopping this year is going to come with a whole new set of problems, especially considering that education is among the top targets for cybercriminals and that laptops are in short supply. Keep reading to prep for back to school!

How to Breathe New Life into an Old Computer with the StartMeStick

Do you have an old computer at home that you’re no longer using? It might have a blue error screen (called the blue screen of death) and not start up anymore? Or it might be frustratingly slow and you’re simply tired of seeing the spinner every time you click something. Maybe you stopped receiving security updates so it’s no longer safe to use on the Internet.

Taking your computer into a repair shop is not only inconvenient, but it can also cost more than $100 just for them to tell you there is nothing they can do. Buying a new computer can also be hard on your budget, as well as wasteful.

What if we told you that you could revive your old computers easily with just one little USB key and a few simple steps?

Speeding up a Slow PC

Does your computer take twenty minutes to turn on and even longer to open up your email? There’s nothing more frustrating than a slow computer. We get you and we are here to help!

Like your car, your computer requires regular maintenance to prevent slowdowns, crashes, and potential system failures. If your computer is slow because of viruses, you can try running a FixMeStick scan to speed things up.

However, if your computer is still slow after running your FixMeStick, below are some other things you can try to speed up your computer.