When you work on your computer ,especially Windows OS, you realize that OS isn’t running in the same speed that it used to run when you first time used it.
It’s much slower on startup, much error message appear,and takes time to start or run application.
There are many reasons for this, like too much aplication, regestry dump and etc.
Below is few trick that can help to improve your Windows PC:
Slow Start Up
There’s many of reasons to Windows loading slow during start up. One of it is when your OS load many application (which unecessary).
To fix it Go to Run, type “msconfig” and hit enter. Under the ‘Start Up’ tab, uncheck the unwanted programs and press OK. Things should be a bit fine the next time Windows boots.
Slow Loading Start Menu
If the Start Menu,when items are loading slowly, you can fix it by open the Registry Editor (by typing in the Run menu ‘regedit.exe’ and pressing Enter) Go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop. Look for MenuShowDelay, and double click to edit the value. The lower the number specified, the faster the Start Menu will load.
￼Slow Send To Menu
If the Send To menu loads slowly, you can type ’sendto’ in the Run Dialog, and remove unwanted items in the Explorer Window that appears. This should add some speed to it.
The Windows Defragmenter can’t get any slower. You need to have an alternative to the Windows Defragmenter, and Defraggler is just one of the best ones available in the market. It’s free, and works like a charm and can speed up defragmentation manifold. For some alternatives, see Five Free Programs to Defragment your PC.
Slow loading My Computer Window
￼ If the My Computer Window loads slowly, in the Explorer Window, go to Tools >> Folder Options >> View and uncheck ‘Automatically search for network folders and printers”
Slow loading Add or Remove Programs Applet
This is one of the most annoying piece of programs present in Windows, it takes ages to load if you have a considerable number of programs installed on your computer. You can either use the all-in-one CCleaner for this purpose, or get MyUninstaller that comes as a speedy replacement for Add or Remove Programs.
Slow Ending of Unresponsive Programs
If you’ve clicked on ‘End Task’ if any program is running unresponsive, you might have noticed that the program is not terminated immediately. You can alter this by going to Run >> regedit.exe >> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Control\ and change this value to 1000.
Disable Animations and Appearance Overhauls to maximize performance
If you’re a serious performance junkie, you probably won’t bother about eyecandy. Go to System Properties in the Control Panel. Click ‘Advanced’, then ‘Performance’ and click ‘Adjust for best performance’. This might boost your PC’s performance up a bit.
Some usefull tips:
– Always keep your computer clean. Remove Junk and Unnecessary registry entries. Use CCleaner for this purpose, one excellent tool that just does what it says.
– Don’t keep installing software. Install a program only if it really serves you a purpose.
– Keep as less programs as possible running on the System Tray. This essentially means reducing the number of programs that start during Windows start up.