We are living in an Information age and today more and more people use computers to help them reach information or to do some work. Every computer in order to operate uses an operation system and one of the most frequently used operation systems today is called Microsoft Windows. It has many versions but when it comes down to repair there are some fundamental things that people should know to easily help themselves and to know exactly when a help from a specialist is necessary. Anti virus is what you all need to know about.
It is done by simple copy of your important data into one or more locations or you can use more sophisticated methods like partition backups or system backup. I will not give any details because the goal of this article is only to give you the basics to enable anyone who want to begin from there. Now I will tell you about some basic operations you need to learn to perform on a regular basis.
The first one is called backup. It is done by simple copy of your important data into one or more locations or you can use more sophisticated methods like partition backups or system backup. When making backup keep in mind that the keeper of it is very important. If you store the backup on your hard drive the chances for it to be damaged are big. They are even bigger when using floppy diskettes or CDs. One good way could be a fast ftp access or on other Internet location that is secured, big enough and fast enough for your needs.
The system registry is another part of your system you should know about. It is made to keep almost every option that software and hardware use to work. Many programs could help you clean it up and tune up your system but you should know that sometimes this could be dangerous because if you damage a critical segment of your registry data the system may crush or some of your software could not work properly. Usually people reinstall the software that causes problems and most of the time this could fix things up but the system registry always needs to be taken seriously no matter what operations you want to perform on it.
The system checking is another opportunity to analyze possible problems with your software or hardware components.
Every Windows system has tools designed to help you on that matter. On the market you can find some more advanced software too provided from Symantec or other software corporations. Sometimes when you store important information you may even want to ask professionals to keep you safe because it is impossible for everyone to know even the main principals on how viruses works and how to keep yourself save from them.
There are many ways to contact a professional today or to install an anti virus program. This could save you not only time, nerves and money but it could help you design a new way to perform the operations you need and help you take your work to a new plane.