AVG PC TuneUp is a comprehensive PC optimization software application made by AVG Technologies. It is designed to help users manage, optimize, maintain, troubleshoot, and configure a computer system. Enabling users to have PCs running efficiently and at optimal speed. AVG has more than 40 built in tools to help you optimize the performance of your PC with very little work by you. The result is that your battery will last longer, you will have more disk space, and your computer will work much faster with less crashing.
AVG comes with a wide range of valuable features, for example, sleep mode technology, which can boost your PC speed and performance. Basically, installed programs on your PC tend to hog your memory and CPU hence slowing down the PC. What sleep mode technology does is that it puts them to sleep and only wakes them up when you want to use them. Sleep mode identifies apps that usually have many start-up items, scheduled tasks, and processes running in the background. You can restart or put sleeping apps back to sleep whenever you want.
AVG PC TuneUp also features Disk and Browser cleaners – these free up storage space by removing junk files like junk from the web, residual files from the programs you use on your PC, and leftover Windows files. Junk files eat up space and often cause problems down the line. The deep clean of your hard drive can also rid you of temporary system files and old backups.
Other valuable features include; automatically cleans your registry through identifying problems then fixing them. This also helps to avoid crashes and errors. Offers automatic maintenance which cleans up tracking cookies, browser traces, program leftovers, and cache files. It features a software uninstaller that detects bloatware ( unwanted toolbars, programs, and trial versions that come pre-installed on a PC ) and enables you to get rid of it. Bloatware can take up unnecessary space on your PC. AVG PC TuneUp uninstaller works by; Identifying all programs installed on your PC, including pre-installed apps.
Then rates them according to usefulness – The usefulness score or rating combines whitelists or blacklists, AVG’s Recommendation Engine, user ratings, and heuristic algorithms. It also points out the programs you do not need anymore and which programs you have not used in a while. There is also an option of moving apps to the trash to quarantine them in case you are not too sure about them.
There is also an automatic software updater can check for updates of your installed software – like Skype, VLC – and quickly updates them to the greatest and latest versions. The updater supports over 50 of the most popular PC apps and more are added regularly. AVG PC TuneUp is supported on all Windows computers including Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 9, and Windows 10. AVG PC TuneUp has a trialware license. Essentially, you can download it on your Windows PC for free then use it for some time. After the trial period ends, you would have to pay a fee if you want to continue using it.