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Make sure your laptop isn't downloading stuff you don't want

• https://www.popsci.com BY DAVID NIELD

The fewer applications you've got on your laptop, the better—it means more room for the apps you actually use, less of a strain on your computer, and fewer potential security holes to worry about.

With all that in mind, here's how to keep your laptop software lightweight: get rid of pre-installed programs you don't want, and then ensure your laptop doesn't get cluttered up with unwanted software in the future.

First, banish the bloatware

A list of Windows apps inside the operating system's apps and features menu, some of which may be bloatware.


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