Do you find your PC or device is lagging or running slower than usual? It might be that you’re in need of a tune up. So, we’ve put together this handy collection of articles on all things tune-up related to help you understand how to speed up, clean-up and ultimately boost the performance of your PC in just a few easy steps.

What is Bloatware & How to Remove it | Windows | Mac

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

How to Clear Your Browser Cookies

Browser cookies can keep track of who you are and how you use the web. Find out how to delete them and stop would-be snoopers, whether your computer uses Chrome, Safari, Firefox or other popular browsers.

The Smart Way to Dispose of Your Phones, Laptops, and Desktops

It’s not safe to just throw out your old devices. AVG Signal will teach you the smart way to protect your data (and the environment) when disposing of old electronics.

How To Get Rid Of Unnecessary Apps on Your PC

Bloatware, junkware, or apps you've just plain forgotten about: we show you in simple steps how to free your PC from all that gunk to rescue disk space, speed up boot-times and just generally get a smoother ride.

How to Improve Your Gaming PC Performance | FPS Boost Tips

A fast PC or laptop is essential for gaming. AVG's handy tips will help you with overclocking your graphics card, improving frames per second and more.

Ultimate Guide to Speeding Up & Cleaning Up Your PC

Everything you need to know to speed up your PC & make it run like new. From cleaning your registry to cleaning your screen, defragging to re-formatting

Chrome Battery Life vs Edge, Firefox and Opera

Which browser is draining your battery life the most? Chrome, Edge or Firefox? We put them head to head. Here are the surprising results!

How to Update your Applications with Tuneup

Updating all your Windows programs manually is a pain. Here's how you can keep your apps up-to-date automatically with TuneUp.

Half Your PC Apps Are out of Date — Fix Them Now

Research shows over half of the programs installed on PCs don't get updated, leaving vulnerabilities open for exploitation. Find out which apps are at stake.

The Top 10 Least Updated Windows Applications

Research shows over half of the programs installed on PCs don't get updated, potentially leaving vulnerabilities open for exploitation.

How to Revive an Old PC

Maybe you don't need a new PC. Some technical TLC can revive an old PC. We show you how.

Tune Up Can Lower Power Bills

As efficient as PCs and laptops have become, they still eat up the power. This post shows how you can reduce your energy bill and carbon footprint.

How to Improve Laptop Battery Life in 3 Easy Steps

How to extend your PC baterry life? Read our step by step tutorial and learn more about improving your laptop battery life.

7 Secrets in the Windows 10 Anniversary Edition

Although some feel there are bad features about Windows 10 and prefer older features, the good news is you can change/fix them with these tips and tricks!

5 Reasons Why Windows 10 Really Needs a Tune Up

Windows 10 is here and claims to be better than ever. But is it really? We put the OS to the test and the results were surprising.

How to Speed Up Boot Time on Your Windows PC or Laptop

Is your Windows PC or laptop slow to boot? We’ll show you the most likely causes and required steps to speed up Windows startup time. Read more here!

Top 3 Ways to Clean Temporary Files From Your Computer

Temporary files take up space, slow down your PC and contribute to crashes. Here are 3 ways guaranteed to find and wipe them off your system.

Is Disk Fragmentation Still a Thing?

While the term "defrag" has almost vanished from common use, the issue still exists. And it still slows down many of the PCs sold today.

How to Test Your PC for Performance and Battery Life

Battery life and proper charging is a science in and of itself, with lots of misinformation out there: This myth buster helps you treat your smartphone’s battery the right way.

Why Is My Internet So Slow and How Do I Fix It?

Downloads at a crawl? Websites taking forever? Messages not getting through? Let’s put a stop to all that!

Five Useful Ways to Repurpose Your Old PC or Laptop

If you’ve got a new PC, don’t dump your old one – you can use it for something better. Here are some ideas for what to do with your old device.

7 Essential Tips When Transferring to a New PC

If you've bought a new computer and are looking to transfer files across from your old machine, Sandro Villinger's guide will make sure you leave nothing behind.

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