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Nine Easy Fixes to Make Your Computer Run Faster

June 22nd, 2012 2,376 views |Write a Comment

Is your computer running slow or not at all?   Are you getting popup ads all the time?  Has your browser changed or are there additional components that you don’t remember adding….such as a search bar?  Have you tried to uninstall suspicious programs, but they keep reappearing?  If you answered yes to any or all of the questions….The following nine simple fixes can solve somethings on your slow computer.

Fix Slow Windows Startup

Does it take a long, long time to load your Windows during its start up? Go to Run, enter msconfig and press Enter. Uncheck the programs that you do not need in the “Start up” tab, finally click OK. Your next Windows boot will become faster.

Or, users can ask Startup Manager in Acebyte Utilities program to help in setting which programs should be loaded after Windows boots.

Fix Slow Loading Start Menu

If your Start Menu items are loading too slowly on computer, here is an easy way to fix it. Go to Run and enter regedit.exe and press Enter to open the Registry Editor. And then go to HKEY_CURRENT_USERControl PanelDesktop. Look for MenuShowDelay, and double click to edit the value. The lower the number specified, the faster the Start Menu will load.

Fix Right Click Context Menu

If there are too many programs added unwanted entries, your Windows Right Click Menu will become loading slow. Just download Acebyte Utilities and use its Context Menu Fixer to modify your context menu by removing unwanted items in order to speed it up.

Fix Slow Send To Menu

If the Send To menu loads too slowly on your computer, do the following to fix it: Go to Run > Type “sendto” > Remove unwanted items in the Explorer Window that appear.

Fix Slow Defragmention

The Windows Defragmenter exists in every version of Windows operating system. But it works very slow. To have a quick running computer, you’d better find an alternative to the Windows Defragmenter, such as Disk Defragmenter in the market.

Fix Slow Loading My Computer Windows

If you’re my Computer Window loads too slowly, in the Explorer Window, go to Tools > Folder Options > View and uncheck Automatically search for network folders and printers item.

Fix Slow Loading Add or Remove Programs Applet

This is one of the most annoying problems of programs present in Windows, it takes ages to load if you have a considerable number of programs installed on your computer. You can use the all-in-one Acebyte Utilities for this purpose.

Fix Slow Ending of Unresponsive Programs

For the unresponsive program, people usually choose to end it Task Manger. If your program is not terminated immediately, here is another solution to try: Go to Run, enter regedit.exe, find HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESystemCurrentControlSetControl and change this value to 1000.

Maximize PC Performance by Disabling Animations and Appearance Overhauls

Go to System Properties in Control Panel. Click Advanced > Performance >Adjust for best performance. Just as shown in below picture:

9 computer fixes

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