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Top Requested Handouts
 - A Friendlier Windows 10
 - Slow Computer Tune-up
 - Fix Internet Problems
 - Where are my Favorites?
 - Honey, I Pulled The Plug
 - Windows Best Practices
 - How to Buy a New Computer

Free Anti-Virus programs
   Microsoft Security Essentials
    Not for Windows 8/10
   McAfee Security Suite for
    Cox customers

Malware Removal programs
  MalwareBytes Anti-Malware

Free On-Line Virus Scanners
  ESET OnLine Safety Scanner
  CenturyLink On-Line Scanner

Updated Nov 2016

Welcome!  I'm Glad You're Here!


My new e-mail address is scalcomputerguy @

Due to family illness, there will not be any Thursday morning computer clinics until further notice.

I am a volunteer providing free computer help to the residents of Sun City Aliante.  At my Free Computer Clinic, I can help with: 1) fixing your computer, 2) removing viruses and spyware, 3) instruction and tips for Windows and most programs, and 4) answering computer questions, or giving computer advice.  Bring your broken, virus ridden, computer and questions.  I will not only fix it, but teach you how to avoid problems!

Windows 10 Tips

 CLICK HERE for my page with a lot more information and tips on Windows 10.

Two Tips From the Sun City Computer Guy

No one from Microsoft will ever call you or pop up a screen on your computer telling you your computer has a problem and offering to help you fix it.  It is a scam.  Restart your computer or hang up immediately.  Don't tell them anything. 

Lately, our residents have been getting a lot of computer viruses through e-mails from: FedEx, UPS, USPS, DHL, OnTrak, Walmart, and many others about a failed attempted package delivery.  These e-mails are fake.  These package delivery services will never contact you by e-mail.  Delete these e-mails without opening them. 

In-Home Computer Help

Sorry, I don't visit homes for computer help.  CLICK HERE for a listing of computer professionals who do.  Please support any who advertise in our community magazine - The Breeze