Fix My Own PC


The Lawson State MIS Department is not authorized to work on your personal computer. 
We do understand that a well-maintained computer is a vital component during your studies here at Lawson State, so we will update this page with information and utilities to help you keep your computer in proper working order.

Anti-Virus:

An up-to-date antivirus utility is critical to keeping your computer running at peak performance.  The following is a list of free anti-virus utilities that can be installed on Microsoft Windows Computers for personal use.  The Lawson State MIS Department lists these applications in alphabetic order for your information and makes no promises to their performance.  Most of these companies offer free and paid versions of their software, pay attention to which version you are downloading if you wish to make sure you are getting the free version.

Avast
AVG Free
Avira
Microsoft Security Essentials
Panda Security


Malware/Spyware/Adware:

 The Lawson State MIS Department is not authorized to work on your personal computer.  We do understand that a well-maintained computer is a vital component during your studies here at Lawson State, so we will update this page with information and utilities to help you keep your computer in proper working order. An up-to-date antivirus utility is critical to keeping your computer running at peak performance.  The following is a list of free anti-virus utilities that can be installed on Microsoft Windows Computers for personal use.  The Lawson State MIS Department lists these applications in alphabetic order for your information and makes no promises to their performance.  Most of these companies offer free and paid versions of their software, pay attention to which version you are downloading if you wish to make sure you are getting the free version. Viruses are not the only threat to your computers performance.  There are many malicious programs on the internet that can infect your computer without your knowledge.  The following is a list of free applications which can be installed on Microsoft Windows Computers and can aid in the removal of these malicious programs.  The Lawson State MIS Department lists these applications in alphabetic order for your information and makes no promises to their performance.  Most of these companies offer free and paid versions of their software, pay attention to which version you are downloading if you wish to make sure you are getting the free version.

Malwarebytes Anti-malware
Microsoft Malicous Software Removal Tool
Spybot Search & Destroy
Super Anti-Spyware

The Lawson State MIS Department is not authorized to work on your personal computer.