Friday, November 19, 2010

Your computer is like your car...


  ...in that it needs regular attention to keep running right. 
Defragged lately? Ran chkdsk recently (here's a note on its limitations and an alternative)?
Have you backed up your important data lately?
Here is the 'complete guide to saving your windows system with a thumb drive'.
    Remember that having your important documents backed up online (Dropbox and Google are two free means of storing files) and electronically in a format you can grab and go with and having your important documents current will help you address a lot of issues PSHTF, like insurance claims, who you are, what your address is/was, etc.