We often wonder if we are getting the most out of our computers, especially as we sit drumming our fingers waiting for some process to begin or end. Is the system configured optimally? What can you do get the system into shape and keep it that way? This chapter explores the available tools for monitoring and maintaining your computer.
Along the way, you'll learn about the following:
• Performance tools and the new Windows Experience Index
• Problem Reports and Health Reports
• Routine maintenance, including Disk Cleanup and Defragmenter