January 2008 Newsletter


Introducing Optimize 2.0

New performance tweaks, deeper scanning, enhanced Internet optimization & more … Rescan your PC!

The Long Journey: XP SP 3

SP3 is finally seeing the light of day. Is it everything that we hope it will be?

Vista SP 1

Will this new Service Pack coax more people to switch to Vista?

The Top Ten of 2007

Our most popular articles, videos and tips of the past year are gathered here just for you.


Win $500

Cash in with 100 Millionth Test

Nearly 100 million tests have been run at PC Pitstop. Run the 100 millionth and win $500.


2008: Death of the DVD

Blu-Ray vs. HD-DVD may not matter with the death of the DVD on the horizon.


Driver Alert

Driver Alert

PC Update

Improve system functionality & stability.

Free Spyware Scan



Stop Spyware from slowing your PC.

Disk Health

Disk MD

Drive Refresh

Keep your Hard Drives working at full speed!

Personal Data Profiler


PC Profiler

Learn what others may discover about you!

Win Patrol Free Trial


PC Watchdog

Who is watching your PC’s front door?

Full Test

Full Test

PC Checkup

Most complete
PC analysis available.


Printer Survey Results

Check out the initial analysis of the December Printer Survey responses.

The Future of Firewire

What percentage of PCs come firewire capable? Will firewire be the tranfser
tool of the future?

Photo Printing

Does anyone print their photos at home? Help us find out!


You could win $100 for participating in our current surveys!
See all past winners.


Send Big files & Photos

Send large files fast with this quick tip from Chas47448.

Multiple Home Page Tabs

Open several different pages as your home pages in Firefox with this tip from JackeL.

SECURE Windows

APK shares tweaks for securing Windows 2000, XP, Server 2003 and Vista.


$100 goes to the best tips each month.


Special WinZip Offer

Save 15% on the purchase of WinZip 11.1 Pro & WinZip Email Companion 2.0.

Pitstop has Soul

10 lucky Pitstoppers will win a free R&B Ultimate Grammy Collection CD.

Hey Bike Lovers!

Your source for great savings on OEM and aftermarket powersports parts and accessories!


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