Look at your calendar and schedule each of these tasks for a total computer workout (go to Computer Cleanup for our guide to organizing your hard drive).
|Date||Completed||Step||Time to Complete|
|1. Inventory your hard drive and rename files.||30 to 60 minutes|
|2. Shape up flabby folders.||30 to 60 minutes|
|3. Design a back up plan.||15 minutes|
|4. Tame your desktop.||15 minutes|
|5. Customize your computer.||15 minutes per week|
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