New Windows Update Disk Cleanup Recovers MORE SPACE

Microsoft released a Windows 7 update that adds a new option in the Disk Cleanup tool called Windows Update Cleanup. With it, you can free up several gigabytes of hard drive space from the Windows Updates folder. Windows Updates can be terrible space hogs. Windows saves every security update and hotfix—even if they’re superseded by…… Continue reading New Windows Update Disk Cleanup Recovers MORE SPACE

Deciding Which Programs to Remove Using MSConfig

If you are having difficulty with your Windows OS you should check to see what programs were either delivered with it, or running now, by using MSConfig.  I found Patrick Crispen on NetSquirrel has a nice step-by-step HOWTO on MSConfig.  Patrick might be familiar to you from the Internet Tourbus, which has been an interesting…… Continue reading Deciding Which Programs to Remove Using MSConfig