Using System Tools for Basic Maintenance

Learn how to use Windows XP system tools for basic maintenance in this free lesson.

What are System Tools?

It's important to perform some basic maintenance from time to time to keep Windows XP running smoothly. Luckily, Windows XP provides you with some basic tools to make the maintenance process as painless as possible. You can access these tools via the System Tools menu.

To open the System Tools menu:

  1. Choose StartAll ProgramsAccessoriesSystem Tools.
  2. A cascading System Tools menu opens.
cascading System Tools menu