PC Optimization

A slow computer can cost you time and even money over the long run. It will be frustrating if a computer takes longer time to perform a simple task. A slow computer ends up wasting time, effort and money in the long run.


Restoring the computer or installing the Operating System from the scratch is not always a recommended solution to overcome slow pc issue. You will end up with lossing all the paid programs and other data in the computer. There are may other ways to increase the computer performance. If you are an expert technician you can always perform manual troubleshooting tasks and if you are not a computer genie, you need not have to worry, there is always a solution for that.


Below are some tips to optimize the computer to increase its performance:


Uninstall programs that you no longer use


When you purchase a computer, it comes with programs which you will never in need of. Most of the computer manufacturers pre installs some programs which are of no use to you. This may include various softwares like anti virus, optimizers, Tune up softwares. Most of them are of trial versions or with limitied features.

it is always better to identify those softwares and uninstall them. This may help you in increasing the computer performance to an extent. It also free up space in your harddrive. Even if your PC is older, it might contain manufacturer-installed programs that you never noticed or have since forgotten about. It’s never too late to remove these and get rid of the clutter and wasted system resources.


Startup management


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Most of the programs which you install are designed such that they will start automatically when you start the PC. This kind of programs will be running in the background and may use more system resources. This causes the computer to run slowly with limited and shared resources like RAM.

You can always decide to choose which program to run in the startup. Make sure you disable all the unwanted programs from system startup. This way you can speed up the system boot time and also you will be having enough resources for other programs.


Change the size of virtual memory


Defragment your hard disk

Fragmentation makes your hard disk do extra work that can slow down your computer. Disk Defragmenter rearranges fragmented data so your hard disk can work more efficiently. Disk Defragmenter runs on a schedule, but you can also defragment your hard disk manually.

Clean up your hard disk

Unnecessary files on your hard disk take up disk space and can slow down your computer. Disk Cleanup removes temporary files, empties the Recycle Bin, and removes a variety of system files and other items that you no longer need.