Archive for the 'Clean & Tune Up' Category

How to remove the Yahoo toolbar

The Yahoo toolbar, like many others, comes pre-installed on many new computers or can be installed automatically by a number of programs that don’t necessarily tell you they’re installing it. It’s handy if you use Yahoo services like email or search, but just takes up space if you don’t. You can hide it in Internet […]

Batch file to run CCleaner and exit

This is an extremely simple batch file that takes advantage of a built-in “command line switch” the developers of CCleaner have thoughtfully included. If you look at the code below, you’ll see we’ve added “/AUTO” to the end of the command to start the program. This starts CCleaner, finds and deletes junk files, and exits […]

Clean the junk files off your computer with CCleaner aka CrapCleaner

Over time, your computer can collect a lot of junk files. They’re leftover from software you’ve installed, or uninstalled, temporary internet files and cookies from web browsing, those videos and pictures people send to you in email, stuff in your Recycle Bin, and just normal computer use. You’ve probably got a big hard drive, with […]