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General Links

3DCool.com – Freezing computers Worldwide. Everything you need to cool your computer.

5 Star Support – A free computer technical support site featuring free computer advice, tips, tricks, tutorials, free monthly newsletter and much more!

Annoyances.org – A great site with tons of tips and tricks.

ArsGeek – Free your inner geek.

Ask Felgall – Computer Help from Felgall Pty Ltd.

Ask Leo – Tech questions? Get answers!

Ask Woody – The latest news, rumors, and inside info on Windows and Office from the fiercely independent author Woody Leonhard.

Backup Solutions: Online Backup Services – Ensuring secured, cost effective online backup solutions for large & small size business.

Basics of Computing – A site for anybody, young or old, who needs a little help using Windows or Personal Computers. One cannot help but learn!

BDI Computing – Desktop publishing, video, and media transfers.

Big Geek Daddy – A helpful and humorous website full of useful information.

Broadband Reports – This is the place to go if you have cable or DSL questions.

BroomeMan – You could spend a week visiting the informative links on this site.

Carols Corner Office – Need to learn how to use Microsoft Office? Want tips and tricks? Visit Carols site.

Carputers – Frustrated with your computer? Carputers can help!

CompuQuickTips – Learn more about your computer and what makes it tick.

Computer Juice – A computer hardware and software forum.

Computer Wizard – Robert’s Super Disk contains quite a bit of software to troubleshoot and maintain your PC.

Computers By Design Group, Inc – South Florida Computer Repair and Networking for Businesses and Home Offices.

Computer Customizing Guide – Customize and upgrade your computer.

Computer for Christmas – Computer Buying Tips and Security for Your New Computer.

Computer Repair in Chicago – We will help you quickly and conveniently resolve all your computer problems.

Computer Tips – The world’s first absolutely free online Computer Tips site. Please have a look around. We offer various help topics including Free Tips and Help.

Cooper Systems – A Memphis computer equipment repair store offering low prices to fix desktop and laptop computers and discount prices on new, used, and refurbished computers.

Cramer’s Computer Services – – Computer Repair in San Antonio, Texas. In home, on site computer repair, service. Computer help in all areas.

Cyberspacesupport – Completely free help for computer users.

DataBank Services – Specializing in computer data recovery and forensics.

Dave’s Computer Help Links – Computer help and support links.

Dave’s Computer Services – Dave offers spyware removal, wireless network installation, and a variety of other services in the Greater Chicago area.

DotWhat.net – A great site to find information on files you are unfamiliar with. Have a file with a weird extension? Go here to find out what it is.

Drawing on the Web – Web design tips and tricks.

Electronic Privacy Information Center – Find out about your privacy.

Erik Woods Web Design – Professional web designer.

ExtremeTech – If you are interested in modding or overclocking this is the site for you.

Free Computer Help – Free computer help, education, and tips.

Google Help Desk – An online source for free google applications and software.

Great Programs and Links – A collection of programs and utilities Anthony Tobin finds on the internet.

Guelph Computer Services – Courteous, friendly, and professional service in the Guelph, Milton, Cambridge area of Ontario.

Hardware Logic – A great place for computer hardware info.

HastingsPC – Computer repair, parts, and accessories in the Hastings, Nebraska area.

HB Tech – HB Tech is a thriving computer service company, dedicated to providing value and quality for all your computing needs. We are currently serving corporate, professionals, students and home users alike.

Help with Windows XP – dedicated to every single person in the world who needs a little help using computers and Windows XP.

HFT Tech Support Forums – A good place to find computer help.

Home and Learn – Free Beginners computer courses: .NET, Microsoft Word, Excel, Web Design, PHP. Aimed at those who have little or no experience. Courses take you to an intermediate level.

Home video tutorials for beginners – A series of video and written tutorials showing the beginners how to make dazzling home movies.

Huntington Beach PC Buddy Club – A California club dedicated to helping seniors learn computers.

Internet Basics for Seniors – A site for beginners who want to know what the Internet is and how to surf the Web safely and efficiently. Large font. Plain English.

John Atkinson Consulting – For RapidResponse help with all your PC problems, plus web application development.

JohnHaller.com – How to make Firefox look like Internet Explorer.

JS TechSolutions – Information and Resources on Maintaining, Optimizing, and Securing Windows XP.

Karl’s Forums – Free PC help.

Kenedacom – Kenedacom can recover data from hard drives, raids and servers, tape cartridges, laptops, flash media, and more.

Laptop Repair – Need hard to find laptop parts? Try these guys.

LifeHacker – Computer tech and tips.

Linda’s Computer Stop – Funs stuff to do in Windows – Tips and Tricks.

MalekTips – Tips and resources for all skill levels. Windows, DOS, Microsoft Word, Internet Explorer, electronic mail, the Internet, HTML, Netscape, and more.

Martha’s Web – Are you new to computers and the internet? Martha has the answers.

Networking Problem Solver – A step by step problem solver for Windows networking issues.

OfficeCalendar – Lookout Software has a real gem here. Share Outlook Calendars between computers without running an Exchange server.

Optimizing Windows – This is a great site with a ton of information.

Pat Corrao – Private PC coaching in the Kansas area.

Pat Cort’s Word Processing & Computer Training – Document help and training in the Seattle/Ellensburg Washington area.

PC-Pages – For computer support, computer hardware drivers, and UK computer directory of suppliers.

PC Repair Site – PC Problem Prevention and Resolution. Reviews of PC security and maintenance programs.

PCTechBytes – Free Computer Repair Advice by PC Professionals

PCTips – Tried and tested in the UK.

Philadelphia computer repair services – Professional and affordable computer/laptop repair, virus, malware removal, network cabling, network support, and IT consulting.

QuestGems – This site has good info. Check out the Resources page. It’s chock full of usefull links.

Real Knowledge – Your online resource for computer information.

Registry Repair – RegCure is a registry cleaner that can clean your computer and get it running full speed. There are also some informative articles on the site.

SlashDot – News for nerds.

Tadej’s Computing Homepage – Lots of good info here.

Terry’s Computer Tips – Terry’s Computer Tips has computer articles, tips, and free weekly newsletter.

Vic Laurie’s Blog – Tips, news, and commentary about personal computing.

WebTechGeek – Tech news, reviews, and downloads.

William A Ford – A site that is chock full of computer information.

WindowsReinstall.com – Vista and XP install, uninstall, repair and upgrade help.

Wintipz – There are some great tips here.

Your Computer Connection – Keep Your Computer Running Longer, Stronger and Faster.

Security Links

2pcgeeks.com – Protecting our Children Against Internet Predators.

AuditMyPC – Security made easy! There is a ton of information on this site. Something useful for everyone!

CERT – A federal funded computer security watch dog group.

Get Net Wise – A site for beginners to secure their computer and browse the web safely.

Gibson Research Corp – For those with a little experience. Great articles and programs.

Kaspersky Lab – Makers of Kaspersky Antivirus and Kaspersky Internet Security. Protection against CrimeWare.

Security Focus – Find the latest threats and how to fix them.

Temerc Internet Countermeasures – Learn how to protect yourself of the internet!

The Security Guide for Home Computing – Learn how to protect your computer and your information using free security tools!

VitalSecurity.org – Christopher Boyd’s site is chock full of computer security information.

Email Links

CAUCE – The Coalition Against Unsolicited Commercial Email.

DSL Reports – Spam and Scam page.

Email Battles – Spam, Security, and Phishing from the Front Lines.

GFI Mail Security – Provides online email vulnerability tests.

MAAWG – Messaging Anti-Abuse Working Group – Preventing abuse and enhancing user trust.

Microsoft – Guide to increasing browsing and email security.

NIST – a paper on email security by the National Institute of Standards and Technology.

SpamCop – a great spam fighting resource.

SpamHaus – Tracking Spammers around the world.

Spam Hunters – Spam news, info, and tools.

Spam Kings – The real story behind the spam.

SpamTrackers – A great anti-spam resource.

Taming Email – Taming the Beast that is Email.

Freeware Links

Bluefive Software – some unique software on this site.

Concise Freeware – free software site.

Donation Coder – free software site. Donation requested, but not required.

Everything Free – free software site.

Freeware Arena – free software site.

FreewareBB – a great site with lots of free software.

FreewareBox – free software site.

FreewareWeb – free software site.

Freeware Files – free software site.

Freeware Home – free software site.

Free Decent Downloads – free software site.

General Interest Links

Branding Irons – Steak branding irons make the perfect gift for the BBQ fanatic in your house. Makes a great personalized gift idea for groomsmen gifts, Father’s Day & Christmas.

Dictionary.com – An online dictionary.

Technigraphics – With expertise in both GIS and PLM technologies, TechniGraphics enables its customers to manage complex information and visually discover hidden relationships at all scales.

Wikipedia – An great online information resource. If you haven’t been there you’re missing out.

Personal Sites

Bill’s Links and More – Helping people learn to help themselves.

Direct Edge – The personal blog of Brian Mathis. Everything from technology to personal rants on toilet paper!

DomDeDomDom – Dominicks site of woodworking projects and various tidbits.

Mary Kay Cosmetics – My Wife’s Mary Kay page. Great products.

Mike’s Help Desk – for people who need help with computer problems but don’t know where to get it.

RollerOvers Journey – Just wundrin round in syberspase

Tour India Through Stamps – Stamp collector Shoban Sen gives you a pictorial tour of India through Indian stamps. Contains lots of practical travel tips on India.

Web-friend.com – Visit today for your link to the resources of the net.

Malware Information

HiJackThis – A handy diagnostic tool to help remove spyware infections.

BleepingComputer.com -Spyware removal help.

CastleCops.com – Spyware removal help.

DaniWeb – Spyware removal help.

Malwarehelp.org – Want info? Need help?

MajorGeeks.com – Spyware removal help.

PC Hell – Spyware removal help.

Spywareinfo.com – Spyware removal help.

SpywareGuide.com – Inform Yourself.

Spyware Warrior – Spyware removal help.

StopBadware.org – Joint project between Harvard Law School and Oxford University.

Temarc Internet Countermeasures – spyware, spyware, and hacker information.

Tom Coyote – Spyware removal help.

AV-Comparatives.org – A great site for comparisons between different anti-virus programs.

ESET Threat Center – a good site for current virus threat info.

ISCA Labs – a company which certifies antivirus software.

McAfee – a good site for current virus threat info.

Symantec – a good site for current virus threat info.

Virus Bulletin – independant virus cirtification and research.

VirusList – a great site for current virus threat info.