Spyware, Malware and Viruses


HyTech Solutions

viruses_spywareSo far we have discussed what hardware we can use to increase the performance of your computer.  Now we are going to quickly go through the software side of things.

Why is my computer so slow?

This is a question I get asked probably more often than anything else in one form or another.  Typically it is because of two things:

  1. Spyware, Malware or viruses
  2. To many programs running in the background

Both of these can be fixed relatively easily.  As I stated in a previous post, you can also disable all of Windows Aero to help improve performance.  We will discuss that a little later.

Spyware, Malware or viruses

If you have spend any amount of time on the Internet, your computer has probably been infected with one or another of these nasty little bugs.  Most of them are harmless but can slow your computer down.  Some are malicious…

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