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Degunking Windows 7 by Joli Ballew

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Summing Up

If you’ve deleted all of the unnecessary documents, temporary files, pictures, movies, and music from your PC, you’ve taken a gigantic step forward in reducing the amount of clutter on it. As you’ve learned, when you reduce clutter, you improve the performance of your system because your PC’s hard drive doesn’t have to sift through unnecessary data to find what it needs and the information you want.

If you followed that up and removed the programs you don’t use and their related files, you’ve made great progress. As with removing data files, removing program files frees up hard drive space; however, by removing program files, you sometimes get even more bang for your buck. Some programs start automatically each time you boot up, and ...

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