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I don't know about you, but I only tend to think about things like defragmenting or doing virus checks when I'm already past deadline or otherwise frustrated -- it's easier to blame my computer's performance than my own poor time management skills! Luckily, running a quick scan or deleting old files is a great way to clear out the computer and take my mind off deadlines as they go whizzing past, all at the same time. I read a lot of reviews for different free error-check and antivirus programs, but for my personal use -- and I've never had a problem in 15 years of often risky business -- I prefer CC Cleaner and Spybot Search & Destroy (sites noted below).

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