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Here is a list of checks to perform on a monthly basis on your home/business computer.

HardwareDust the case and around fan inlets. 
Check for damaged cables
Clean Monitor Screen and mouse.
Clean Keyboard
SoftwareAny new software is licensed
Investigate recurring error messages
AntivirusCheck you Antivirus Software is up-to-date
Perform a full system scan
Check Email is being checked.
MaintenanceDelete temporary internet files
Delete temporary files
Perform a full scandisk
Defragment the hard disk drive
Backup all business critical files
Test backup and store off-site


Check ink/toner levels (reorder if necessary)
Clean print heads

If anything unexpected occurs while performing the above routine, or if you are not sure about any of these procedures then please contact us.


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