It's Easy to Clean
Many of us wait a long time before cleaning up our computer disk - sometimes too long - and its easy to understand why. For most people, it's usually when the computer begins to run noiceably slowly that the notion of doing a clean up enters the mind. Regularly cleaning the hard drive is an important part of computer maintenance. Luckily, with the wide variety of information and tools currently available, keeping your hard disk clean is a breeze.
Tutorials and How-To's
If the idea of doing a drive clean up seems daunting, simply search the internet for articles, tutorials and how-to tips. The web is positively brimming with a selection of relevant and useful sites on how to clean your hard drive yourself, many of them with very similar hints and advice. There are also a great number of sites containing information on programs designed to assist in the process of achieving and maintaining a clean hard drive. And if all else fails, you can always pay a visit to your friendly neighborhood computer technician for advice.
How often should a drive be given a spring clean? The answer to that question depends on many variables, but expert opinions seem to range anywhere from monthly to six monthly. Once again, if you're not sure, the best policy is to seek advice.