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  • Am wondering if the one care tune up is similiar to those gotten at Best Buy?
    Friday, July 31, 2009 10:23 PM

Answers

  • OneCare tune-up is basically the following:
    A defragmentation pass of the hard disk
    A complete virus and spyware scan of your local drive(s)
    A check for missing Windows updates
    Disk Cleanup (optional)
    And, optionally, a backup.

    OneCare Tune-up can be scheduled to run at a scheduled time and must be run once every 4 weeks at a minimum.

    I can't speak to what Best Buy's Geek Squad does, but I would suspect that they perform some of those taska dn probably also perform some minor tweaks.

    You can learn more about Tune-up at http://onecare.live.com 
    -steve
     
    Microsoft MVP Windows Live / Windows Live OneCare, Live Mesh, & MS Security Essentials Forums Moderator
    Saturday, August 1, 2009 1:04 AM
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