Anderson Educational Services
913 Fourth St
St Marys, WV 26170-1101

(304) 684-0941
AES@creeds.net

Since 1985

Computer Hygiene 101

 

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1. Update, Update, Update!
    Always keep your operating system and programs current.

2. Run an up to date AntiVirus
    The following are excellent and free for home use:

3. Run a hardware &/or software Firewall to keep hackers out.

4. Prevent or remove SpyWare

5. Avoid opening email attachments unless you are absolutely sure you were expecting it, even if it's from your closest friend.

6. Use a Popup blocker.

7. Backup your data!

7. Encrypt & password protect sensitive data

8. Contact me when you get into trouble.
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Michael Anderson,
certified CompTIA A+ & Network+ computer technician
           AES@creeds.net

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Updated: 05/07/2004