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system resources logoHave you ever stared at the hourglass on the screen and wondered if there was any way to speed up your computer? When it comes to modern PCs there are dozens of system resources that can be optimized to improve performance. By cleaning your hard disk, removing unwanted applications, stopping applications from loading at startup, switching web browsers and updating your drivers, your PC can regain (or improve on) the performance it had when you first powered it up. This guide will provide you with the information you need to manage your PCs system resources and let it run at its best.

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