How can I prevent my computer from slowing down over time?

1. Install an anti-virus program, firewall and spyware remover to safeguard your computer from malicious software.

2. Check for regular software updates and install them as soon as they become available.

3. Delete temporary files, cookies, and browsing history regularly.

4. Uninstall applications you are no longer using.

5. Defragment your hard drive at least once a month to optimize memory usage.

6. Clean the interior of your computer weekly to prevent dust build up.

7. Adjust power settings to maximize your computer’s performance.

8. Limit the number of programs running in the background.

9. Make sure your computer has sufficient RAM and upgrade if necessary.

10. Invest in a quality surge protector to protect your hardware from power surges.