Perhaps the most important factor to a badly performing computer is malware. Often this is associated with downloading a software that contains spyware, by not having browser security options high enough, by carelessly downloading P2P files, or by declining to install security sections regularly.
Step 1. Update the explanations of your anti virus and operate a full scan of your hard disk drive in Safe Mode. Resolve any unfixable problems. Notice that some viruses need additional steps before they can be removed; usually a web search will locate specific instructions or a particular removal tool. If you fail to find a solution, use the Bc forums to request assistance.
Step Two. If the slowness is surprising, and you’ve recently saved an application, the problem may live there. Check this by entirely eliminating it. A user will typically perform a internet search about the application before getting because in most cases, any potential problem with malware or poor performance will have surfaced.
Step 3. Adware and Spyware can radically impact your computer’s functionality, and these are all over the Web.
Seasoned users will consistently operate several of these programs, because each business has its own requirements for what constitutes spyware and will simply search against their own established. (A list of quite great, free antispyware applications is provided by BC). Again, resolve any open issues before continuing to the next phase.
For further reading about Malware and some malware removal applications, use BC’s Tutorial section; most of the programs have really good Help documents that describe how they work also as the distinctive attributes of each.
Step 4. Review programs that self-launching on startup. You computer can be a battleground for your interest. Many programs, for example, install a rapid-launch feature which allows them to be opened immediately; other programs will contain an automatic update feature that requires them to be operating in the background. Each of these decreases your debut Windows and each requires a small bit of resources while your personal computer is running.
You may use its startup tool that lists startups and allows you to show off any you don’t need, if, for instance, you have Spybot Search and Destroy. If you are unsure about what can be safely removed, remember that Bc maintains a quite complete Startup Database that includes information about whether the item is required, discretionary, or unnecessary.
At the same time, remember that those icons in your Desktop also take a modest number of boot time to set themselves.
Absence of Upkeep
Step 5. Delete unused programs and exchange old files to your CD. Unplayed games, tons of family pictures, zipped files which you have previously opened, applications you have not used in two years, software for the old printer you threw away last year—these are a few types of files you can delete.
(Note for higher level users: some experts would include the additional care stage of cleaning the Windows registry, and you will find several apps to help do that. For the most part, registry care won’t make a significant difference, and unless you are very comfy with Windows, and cautiously make copies of the registry, you can do serious harm by making registry changes, so this step is not contained
Action 6. Run scandisk / checkdisk in Safe Mode. Have it repair Hi Speed Usb 2.0 Pci Card.
Step 7. Defragment your computer.
Hopefully, since you have have concluded, you will see a marked improvement in computer operation.