Do you want to speed up your computer and work faster than the current condition? Normally, Windows computer and laptops slow down as many applications are installed and running on it. As a result, Windows takes a bit longer time to start up the PC and start other functions like the word processor, spreadsheet, games, web browser and others. Generally, when this problem occurs, most of the people think about buying a new device. Some other people use much costly hard drive cleaning software to clean up the whole PC. But, you can speed up your computer and make it run smoothly without wasting money.
If you don’t know how to speed up your computer, stay with this post and you will get all the necessary information here.
Speed Up the Startup of Your Computer
It’s very irritating if your device takes a long time to startup. Hence, you can reduce the startup time of your computer very easily. Go to the Start menu, type “msconfig” and it will show a program named as “Startup”. Open this program and click on “Startup” tab; it will show you the list of all those programs that run every time you turn your device. Now, uncheck the programs that you don’t need to run and click on “ok”. It will ask you to restart the computer; restart it and it will start up with great speed.
Stop Application that You Don’t Need to Use
If run a big number of applications, it will affect your device badly and will make it a much slower machine to operate. You can find all the application running in the background on the “System Tray”; it’s on the right side of the “Task Bar” (if you haven’t relocated the Task Bar). On the System Tray, you will see lots of icons; every item represents a program currently running on your computer. Now, close those applications that you don’t need to run on the background. It will help your system to respond quickly.
Turn Off Unnecessary Desktop Gadgets
Many people use several desktop gadgets to decorate the computer, but unnecessary gadgets make it slower. Moreover, if your device doesn’t have the modern computing power and you use the 3D button style, it will slow down your machine in no time. You can find the solution to this problem in the Control Panel. Choose “Adjust” under the “Performance” tab to get the best performance.
Use Applications That Require Less Computing Power
Always try to select applications that use less computing power. There are many applications available for every function you need to perform. If you are not bound to use any certain application, then search wisely and choose the less powerful one. This will help to speed up your PC.
Regularly Empty the Recycle Bin
Generally, when you delete any file, it really doesn’t delete those files; rather they are moved to the Recycle Bin and you can restore it again. If you don’t empty the Recycle Bin regularly, it will slow down the Desktop functions of your computer. Or, you can delete a file permanently by holding the Shift key while deleting the file.
So, follow these simple steps and speed up your computer with no or less money.