To speed up your computer, you need to remove unnecessary programs and change the system startup parameters. This was reported in the material on the website of the Business Insider edition.
According to the authors, often Windows computers slow down due to a large number of useless applications and incorrect settings. First of all, experts recommended reducing the list of programs that open with the launch of the system. To do this, you need to open the “Task Manager” and stop the startup of some applications in the appropriate section. Further, the authors advised to remove all programs that the user runs from time to time, and conduct a full scan of the PC for viruses.
The visual design of the system is of great importance. In this regard, journalists recommended going into the advanced settings of Windows and turning off most of the special effects. Also, to speed up the computer, it is advised to disable the window transparency effect, this parameter is located in the “Personalization” section of the main system settings. One of the rules for increasing PC performance was called the habit of regularly updating the computer to the latest versions of Windows, which contain bug fixes.
Journalists noticed that by default many computers are in a balanced mode – this is necessary to conserve battery power. If this setting is not relevant, you can turn it off in the Power Options section of Windows Settings by selecting High Performance.
In conclusion, the authors recommended upgrading the computer. First of all, the journalists advised to expand the amount of RAM and install an SSD instead of a slower hard drive.
In early November, Business Insider experts talked about how to speed up your computer. In particular, the experts of the publication noted that devices can slow down due to browsers with a large number of tabs open and the presence of viruses. The journalists also recommended restarting the computer as often as possible, and not leaving it in sleep mode.