Articles about PCs

Why is my Computer Running so Slowly?

January 31, 2020

Is your computer running slower than you'd like? Discover some of the most common causes and solutions to computer lag.

How to Fix a Slow Computer

July 09, 2020

Desperate to speed up your computer? Find out how to fix a slow computer with Crucial’s guide to enhancing speed and performance.

How to Update your Computer

January 31, 2020

Not sure how to update your computer? Make sure your computer is protected and running at its best with Crucial’s quick guide to updates for PC users.

How to Make your Laptop Run Faster

January 31, 2020

Get your laptop running faster in no time with Crucial's simple guide. See how you can speed up your laptop right now and see the difference immediately.

How to Upgrade a Laptop with RAM

April 24, 2020

Tired of waiting for your laptop to load? Find out how to upgrade your laptop with Crucial to give it an immediate boost.

What Causes a Laptop to Run Slowly?

January 31, 2020

Is your laptop running slowly? Our guide can help you to identify and resolve issues to increase the speed of your laptop.

How to Remove Startup Programs

January 31, 2020

Windows© startup programs might be slowing down your computer. Find out how to remove or change your Startup programs to boost your computer’s performance.

How to Speed up Your Desktop Computer

January 31, 2020

Find out how to speed up your desktop computer, with Crucial’s guide to improving computer performance. Discover more at

How to Install Memory in Your Laptop

February 07, 2020

Installing RAM in your laptop can be daunting. Our helpful guide shows you how to add memory to your laptop, with tips and tricks.

How to Delete Temporary Internet Files

February 05, 2020

There are many reasons behind a slow computer; cookies and temporary internet files are some of them. Discover how to delete them and speed up your PC with Crucial.

Which is the Best Anti-virus Software for You?

January 31, 2020

It's important that you have protection from online threats, but which is the best antivirus software? Find out which programs work best for you with Crucial’s guide.

How to Improve Computer Performance and Be More Productive

January 31, 2020

Improving computer performance helps your own productivity. Whatever you use your computer for, discover how to increase CPU performance with Crucial.

Computer Terminology Explained: A Glossary

January 31, 2020

Understanding computer terminology can be difficult. See Crucial's helpful glossary of technical computer terms.

How to Defragment a Computer’s Hard Drive

April 24, 2020

Speed up your computer by defragmenting your hard drive with the help of Crucial’s guide.

Computer Memory Units Explained

February 07, 2020

New memory capacities are always emerging. Find out more about computer memory units with Crucial.

How to Check your Computer Specs

January 31, 2020

Discover how to find your computer specs and serial number. Check which hardware and operating system you’re using with our guide.

How to Keep your Computer Cool

February 07, 2020

Discover how to cool down your computer with our helpful guide. Ensure maximum performance at all times with Crucial

What is a Browser or Computer Plug-in, Add-on, or Extension?

April 20, 2020

What is a plug-in, add-on, or extension? Learn everything you need to know about browser and computer plug-ins with our helpful guide.

Computer Recycling: How to Dispose of Old Computers

March 11, 2019

Computer recycling and disposal is easy when you know how. Find out how to dispose of old computers safely with Crucial's helpful guide.

How to Password-Protect a Folder

April 10, 2020

Find out how to password protect a confidential folder and prevent others from seeing your private files.

Make the most of your school year with Crucial Memory and Storage

February 07, 2020

Crucial memory and storage can make computers faster, more durable, and more reliable, helping students with work and leisure.