Hassle-Free Hard Drive Defragmentation
Computer optimization experts will tell you that it’s a good thing to periodically defragment your computer’s hard drive in order to keep things running smoothly; however, defragmenting a hard drive in Windows can be very time-consuming and may significantly reduce performance (multitasking with the built-in defragmenter running will almost certainly slow things down).
How to Create PDF Files…For Free
I recently posted about Foxit Reader, a free program capable of viewing PDF files, and I briefly touched on some of the advantages of using this type of file.
PDF stands for Portable Document Format, meaning that files saved as PDF documents are “portable” in that they can be safely transferred from one computer to another (and across different operating systems) and keep a consistent look. In other words, if you’re on a PC, you can send a file to a friend who uses a Mac without the need to worry about how the document will be displayed.