Microsoft’s newest software offering aims to boost PC efficiency. The aptly named “PC Manager” tool works with Windows 10 and 11 to analyze your system’s health and take steps to maximize speed, security, and stability.
This free application makes PC optimization easy through automated checks and cleanup of unused files. It also provides recommendations for addressing vulnerabilities and installing critical Windows updates properly.
For those seeking smoother system performance, fewer crashes, and longer battery life, PC Manager aims to help with user-friendly features requiring minimal technical skill. Early feedback indicates the software is living up to its goal of providing an approachable utility for getting more from Windows devices.
What is a PC Manager?
PC Manager is a tool designed to enhance the performance of your computer by identifying and resolving potential issues. It conducts quick and thorough scans to detect problems like unnecessary files, outdated drivers, and viruses. After scanning, it presents a comprehensive report with recommendations for improvement, which you can implement with a single click.
In addition to troubleshooting, PC Manager offers various optimization features:
- Freeing up hard drive space: It helps you delete temporary files, items in the recycle bin, and unnecessary downloads, among others, to reclaim storage space.
- Uninstalling unused programs: By removing programs you no longer need, you can free up system resources and prevent conflicts or compatibility issues.
- Managing startup programs: You can deactivate unnecessary programs that run at startup, which can speed up the boot process of your PC.
- Updating PC drivers: PC Manager ensures that your device drivers are up to date, which is essential for properly functioning connected devices and peripherals.
- Protecting against viruses and malware: It offers antivirus protection through Windows Defender or other preferred antivirus software, along with regular scans to keep your PC secure.
How to download PC Manager?
Microsoft PC Manager is now being made available worldwide via the Microsoft Store. However, it may not be accessible through the stores in certain regions like Spain. To address this issue, we are providing a direct download link for the public beta version of the application.
Please note that Microsoft PC Manager is compatible with Windows 10 (version 1809 and higher) and Windows 11.
You can download and install the application on your PC using the provided link.