View Full Version : how to make a computer work faster?

October 9th, 2007, 15:44
Hi friends, after installing multiple anti virus and couple of security protocol now, my desktop really act very slow. Are there any tips on how to make a computer work faster? I did disk cleanup and disk defragmenter systems and was pretty excited when a lot of virus and Trojan were cleaned. But it didnít improve the performance.

October 9th, 2007, 16:12
Easy and clean: Save your data, grab **Your favourite Linux here**, install it, configure iptables, get some good avscanner for Linux and you're ready to go .

October 10th, 2007, 01:46
[Originally Posted by Polaris;69304]get some good avscanner for Linux
I thought Linux *was* an antivirus

October 10th, 2007, 04:57
[Originally Posted by LLXX;69312]I thought Linux *was* an antivirus

You're right, getting infected on Linux is very difficult, but better be on the safe side and suggest the use of an AV scanner With a good firewall you can rely on ClamAV that is decent and free.