Security

The Dirty Truth About USBs

USB devices are like slices of cake: nice as long as you don't find them randomly on the ground. Let AVG explain the risks of plugging in strange USB devices.

Are You an Online Oversharer?

Are you sharing too much about yourself online? You could be without even knowing it. AVG talks through the risks of online oversharing.

What is Adware and How to Get Rid of it?

Adware is aggressive or malicious advertising software that bombards you with unwanted ads. Find out more about adware and how to remove it.

Everything You Need to Know About Rootkits and How to Protect Yourself

Hidden deep in the OS, rootkits let hackers control your device without your consent. Learn how to root out the rootkits with AVG's anti-malware tools here.

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Performance

How to Clear Your Search and Browser History

Everything you need to clear your search and browsing history everywhere, including your computer, phone, Chrome, Firefox, and more.

How to Clear Browser Cookies Completely

Browser cookies can track you and your computer online. Learn how to delete them and stop snoops on Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and other popular browsers.

How to Physically Clean Your Computer

Get rid of germs and gunk! You touch your computer all the time, so learn how to clean and disinfect your laptop or desktop, inside and out.

Bloatware: What it is and How to Get Rid of it

Bloatware is unneeded software included on a device by the manufacturer. Learn how to remove bloatware from your PC with our quick guide.

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