Civilian wrote:One thing that hasn't been said is to also do windows update regularly.
I use Windows 98 (slow and old computer).
They no longer offer support for it, so no more fresh updates. What I do is a backup of registry. Sometimes this makes miracles. Better than an antivirus, firewall and shield that slows down my computer to a crawl
And, of course, do not fall for temptations. There are no twin lesbian teenagers, neither free cruise to Bahamas, nor 25 million bucks waiting for you out there, no matter what they tell you.