This page contains answers to common questions handled by our support staff, along with some tips and tricks that we have found useful and presented here as questions.
How do I speed my computer up?
Where can I find updated drivers?
Do I need antivirus?
Is spyware a problem?
How can I improve my computer's speed & performance?
This is a loaded question for there are several different ways to do this. Sometimes, just removing some programs will help; other times, you may have to tweak some existing software. And there are hardware upgrades that might help..... but what is right for you and your checkbook? TCD can evaluate your computer and help you decide the best way to increase your computers performance.

Where can I find updated drivers?
Much of the hardware on your computer is going to require drivers in order for it function. The driver is specifically coded software that interfaces your hardware with the system software. Most drivers can be found at the Manufacturer's website. If you don't know the manufacturer of your equipment, give us a call and let us help get your system working right.

Is Antivirus necessary for my computer?
Yes, if you are using any Microsoft Operating System such as Windows 98, ME, 2000, XP, Vista or Windows 7 and you are connected to the internet you will be exposed to viruses.

Is Spyware a Problem?
Spyware has become a threat to just about every computer connected to the internet by generating popups, hijacking your browser, slowing down your computer, and opening the door to a whole host of problems. Spyware needs to be terminated at every level. 
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