Perhaps the most important factor to a poorly performing computer is malware. Usually this is related to downloading an application that contains spyware, by not having browser security options large enough, by carelessly downloading P2P files, or by declining to install security sections in a timely manner.
Stage 1. Revise the definitions of your anti-virus and run a full scan of your hard disk in Safe Mode. Resolve any unfixable issues. Note that some infections need extra steps until they may be removed; normally a web search will find specific instructions or a special removal tool. If you can’t find a solution, use the BC forums to request support.
Step Two. If the sluggishness is abrupt, and you’ve recently saved an application, the problem may live there. Test this by entirely eliminating it. A user will usually perform a web search about the application before downloading it because in most cases, any possible issue with malware or poor performance will have surfaced.
Action 3. Adware and Spyware can radically effect your personal computer’s operation, and these are all over the Net.
Experienced users will frequently run two or three of these applications, because each company has its own standards for what constitutes spyware and will simply search against their own established. (A listing of quite good, free anti spyware applications is given by BC). Again, solve any open issues before continuing to the next step.
Step 4. Review applications that self-launch on startup. You computer can be a battleground for your interest. Many programs, for example, install a quick-start feature which permits them to be exposed fast; other programs may include an automatic update feature that demands them to be working in the background. Each of these slows down your introduction Windows and each needs a little bit of assets while your computer is running.
You can use its startup tool that lists startups and allows you to turn off any you do not need, if, like, you have Spybot Search and Destroy. If you are unsure about what could be safely removed, remember that BC maintains a very complete Startup Database that contains info about whether the questioned item is required, discretionary, or not needed.
At the same time, remember that those symbols on your Desktop also take a small amount of trunk time to set themselves.
Absence of Care
Stage 5. Delete unused applications and exchange old files into a CD. Unplayed games, lots of family images, zipped files which you have already opened, applications you haven’t used in two years, software for that old printer you put away last year—these are a few examples of files you can delete. Then use Window’s Disk Clean-up to remove temporary internet files, temporary PC health files, etc.
(Note for higher level users: some specialists would contain the added care step of cleaning up the Windows registry, and you will find plenty of applications to assist do that. For the most part, registry care will not make a significant difference, and unless you are quite comfy with Windows, and carefully make copies of-the registry, you can do severe damage by creating registry changes, so this step isn’t contained
Stage 6. Run scandisk / checkdisk in Safe Mode. Have it repair 0x000007fefd9f7240.
Action 7. Defragment your pc.
Hopefully, now that you have have concluded, you’ll find a marked improvement in pc functionality.