Virus scanning and computer optimization
If your computer is running slow or inefficiently or you think you might have a virus, there are a few programs you can run that may help clean things up a bit. Below are instructions for installing Malwarebytes and CCleaner. Both programs are recommended and offer two separate functions for optimizing your computer. Malwarebytes will search and remove files that may have been corrupted, and CCleaner will optimize your computer.
Malwarebytes (Virus Scanning)
Navigate to https://www.malwarebytes.com, and follow the instructions provided.
CCleaner (Computer Optimization)
Navigate to https://www.piriform.com/ccleaner/download, and follow the instructions provided.