Why You Should Backup – 26% of all hard drives fail within the first 4 years

Did you know that 26% of all hard drives fail within the first 4 years?

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That’s right, 26% failure rate on hard drives. That means complete breakdown. All your files, photos, important cat videos and not so important business documents are all gone. Think about it, we keep putting more and more of our lives into digital form, but how do we secure that data?

Consistent and reliable backup is the answer and it’s more important than ever. What would happen if your hard drive failed today? Stay ahead of the curve, be prepared and get iDrive to backup all your files.

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7 Things You Need To Do To Keep Your Computer In Shape.

TLDR:

The best ways to keep your computer error free and running for a longer time is to do regular maintenance. Most importantly, make sure you have an updated Anti-virus on there, and do your regular system and program updates and patches.

Next, Grab a copy of PC Mechanic here. It’s a great tool that can help you uninstall old programs you don’t use, clear out junk files, registry bloat, manage autostart processes and defrag/optimize your drives. It will greatly help you maintain your system.

 

Why You Should Keep Your System In Shape

Chances are, you’re here because you have seen a pretty nasty message on your screen. Something like this one

Windows 8 blue screen

Or even worse, this one:

Windows_XP_BSOD

That’s scary stuff, you’re thinking; how did this happen? What do I do now? And Gods how long ago did I back this thing up!? If you’re like most other people, you won’t have an immediate answer to any of those three questions.

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7 Things You Need To Do To Keep Your Computer In Shape.