Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For Reason For Computer Running Slow It's already a computer!

Thank you in advance, John Reply Vince says: April 27, 2009 at 11:13 pm John Your problem is not a hardware fail. These add-ons may proclaim themselves popup blockers or search protectors, but they're actually browser adware that can slow your computer down by downloading ads and popping up ads every time you Simply replace the drive with an identical one. It works. :) - Arwal 04/24/2013 - Thanks, this helped a lot! - Vicky 02/15/2013 - ineed very fast my computer. - taher 10/27/2012 - thank u so much very helpful! Why Is My Computer So Slow Windows 8

  1. it doesnt wear out the drive, i've had a paging file of 60gb for 1 year, and sstill just as good.
  2. The REAL issue is the operating systems.
  3. Remote Access Connection: Disable this if you are not using any dial-up or VPN.
  4. My main gripe is all the save game progress.
  5. It was brand new machine with a brand new operating system (Microsoft Windows).

Reply Goodbye Internet Explorer From Janie R on June 20, 2016 :: 6:37 pm Had recent jam-up's with home laptop. The main thing you can do is create backups often. Van Ritshie Says: March 8th, 2013 at 6:16 pm A lot of the ID pictures of my friends are now of wrong people. Extra slow points if any tabs are also auto-refreshing (say, a live blog).

Automatic Updates: Disable it if you do not require auto-updating and patching of Windows. Computer Running Slow No Virus Windows 10 i build PC's all the time with the money i make doing other things. Select “Properties” and then navigate to the “Tools” tab.

Before you start formatting your PC for the nth time, read how to fix a slow computer by disabling unnecessary Windows services that you keep running on your machine.

Background Intelligent Transfer Service: Disable this if you do not need Automatic Update as well. What are transistors and how do they work? About Us Contact Us Digital Edition Customer Service Gift Subscription Ad Choices Newsletters Privacy Policy RSS Terms of Service Agreement E-commerce Affiliate Relationships PCWorld CATEGORIES Business Laptops Mobile PC Hardware Printers Instructions On A Rom Chip Are Called Any suggestions on what I can check for a solution?

Once the physical connections have been verified, it's good to see if the computer can even see the drive at all. You can generally follow all of the steps above to diagnose the problem, though SSDs generally don’t produce noises when they’re going bad. Scrap this dll nonsense. In addition to removing the Trending box, this little program can stop Facebook from autoplaying videos, alert you when a friend deletes you, filter posts by keywords, remove any links to

Our experts there would be more than happy to assist you. Shell Hardware Detection: Disable this to avoid being asked by AutoPlay if you want to perform an action after a specific input (inserting a CD, connecting an USB peripheral, etc.) Simple WMI Performance Adapters: Disable it, useless service for basic usage. Simply pull down the menu next to the Home button on your Facebook page and click Settings > Privacy.

can someone help me please ! The prob is the remaining 5% will hurt if you dont backup ASAP. Many of us are actually having problems with our MS Vista PC and we need this. For example, don't put your laptop on something soft like a pillow where it can sink in.

why is tat disappeared on my laptop n appearing on other laptop.? Everything you put on to it just burns up more resources! 2008-03-26 11:39:45 Sernity Thanks this really helps.To the people that said that it made your computer run slow than you Reply PCMech says: August 14, 2015 at 9:09 pm Hi Mike - Thanks for your comment and welcome to PCMech! Purity extension for Firefox or add-on for Chrome.

Here are the warnings and solutions you need to knowHard drive failing? They are inexpensive and hold a lot of information. my PC performance much faster than before... They no longer come with XP.

but first u need to copy services list. For both, click the “CPU” tab to order the programs by how much processing power they're taking up. For instance, 3 drives that are all 7200 RPM, 320 GB capacity, and 3.0GB/s transfer rate. Closing And that’s all there is to it!

But by following the tips and suggestions in this article, you'll have some tricks and tools to use in tackling a system that's running slow. This has been going on for a week.