Maybe the most important factor to a badly performing computer is malware.
Action 1. Update the explanations of your anti-virus and operate a complete scan of your hard disk drive in Safe Mode. Resolve any unfixable problems. Note that some viruses require extra measures until they can be removed; generally a web search will locate specific instructions or a special removal tool. If you fail to find a solution, use the Bc forums to obtain support.
2. You have recently downloaded an application, and if the sluggishness is unexpected, the issue may live there. Test this by fully removing it. A user will typically perform a websearch about the program before installing because in most instances, any possible trouble with malware or inferior performance will have surfaced.
Action 3. Adware and Spyware can dramatically impact your personal computer’s functionality, and these are around the Internet.
Experienced users will often operate two or three of the applications, because each company has its own requirements for what constitutes spyware and will only search against their own established. (A set of really good, free anti spyware programs is provided by BC). Again, resolve any open issues before continuing to the next phase.
For further reading about Malicious software and some malware removal applications, use BC’s Tutorial section; most of the applications have very good Help documents that describe how they operate as well as the distinctive features of each.
Step 4. Review apps that self-launching on startup. You computer may be a arena for your interest. Many programs, for instance, install a quick-launch feature which allows them to be opened promptly; other programs will include an automatic update feature that requires them to be working in the background. Each of these slows down your launch Windows and each needs a small bit of sources while your personal computer is running.
The simplest approach to review and than to handle start-ups would be to use one of the many little resources available (see the BC list of free programs). Remember that Bc maintains a quite complete Startup Database that contains information about whether the item is needed, elective, or unnecessary, if you’re unsure about what can be safely removed.
At-the same time, remember that those symbols on your Background also take a modest number of boot time to put themselves.
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Stage 5. Clean up your hard drive (preparation for Step 7). Delete unused applications and transfer old files to your CD. Unplayed games, tons of family images, zipped files that you have opened, applications you have not found in two years, software for that old printer you put away last year—these are some examples of files you can delete. Then use Window’s Disk Cleanup to remove temporary internet files, temporary PC health files, etc.
(Note for advanced users: some experts would include the added maintenance stage of cleaning the Windows registry, and you will find plenty of programs to assist try this. For the most part, so this measure isn’t included, you may do severe harm by making registry modifications, registry maintenance will not make a major difference, and unless you’re quite comfortable with Windows, and cautiously make backups of the registry
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Action 7. Defragment your pc.
Hopefully, since you have have finished, you will find a marked improvement in computer operation.