July 2008 Newsletter

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Become a PC Pitstop Affiliate

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My Buddy, Windows XP

Windows XP gets a sentimental sendoff from Dave at the PC Pitstop XP retirement party.


Remove Hijackers and Trojans

How many of the top 10 spyware lurk on your PC? A step-by-step guide to finding & removing these threats to your privacy.


Windows XP SP3 Cheat Sheet

Steve offers this comprehensive cheatsheet for dealing with the controversial Windows XP service pack.


PC Pitstop

Free Performance Scan

Optimize 2.0 – Scan Now!

Save money by maximizing the performance and security of your PC – on your own!

Bits From Bill


Domains Will Never Be the Same

Registering domain names may be getting more complicated. New rules from ICANN are coming up.

Free Scans

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


PC Checkup

Most complete
PC analysis available.

PC Trends


Tech Support Survey Results

How do you troubleshoot PC related problems? Do friends and family come to you for computer help?


Research: Storage Trends
  • Avg Disk Capacity Surpasses 100GB
  • More Storage at Home
  • Desktop Storage 2x Portables

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    Tech Tips


    Folder Thumbnails

    Do you personalize thumbnails to identify folder contents? With this tip from Ronbo, you’ll only customize once.


    Yahoo, Hotmail, and Others

    Want to access your web mail without your browser? Download your webmail in a flash. Thanks to stormy13 for this tip.


    Sound Effects

    Need free sound effects for video editing? This tip from Chas47448 points you to a library of user created sounds.


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