Best picks Reviews News Tutorials Forum MORE All articles How to Gift Ideas Downloads Tom's Hardware Tom's IT Pro Clean My Pc Cancel ashell Rep: 121 1 1 Posted: 10/30/2016 Options Permalink History . Getting rid of these files, including your internet history and cookies, should give you a larger amount of hard disk space, speeding up your PC.

Alternately, an application might be using the disk a lot, causing other applications to slow down when they need to load data from or save it to the disk.

You see mankind can clock its ass off but struggles to so "cleanly". Take a shortcut by using a free tool such as SlimDrivers Freeor Driver Booster Free. Thank you for using Norton Support. < Back Was this information helpful? How To Speed Up Computer Windows 10 Typically they have loads of moving components and can take a long time to fire up.

Or you can uncheck a couple of the most likely culprits each time and if it runs fine after rebooting you've narrowed it down to one of those items. The Fair Repair Act, known as S618, requires manufacturers to provide owners and independent repair businesses with fair access to service information, security updates, and replacement parts. Go back to where you were and put a checkmark in the second little square, click OK and wait for the four-step process to finish. More about the author You even get the added benefit of having critical system updates applied that can only happen during a reboot.

On Sale Now 7 Answers Filter by: Most Helpful Newest Oldest Chosen Solution Phillip Takahashi Rep: 62.9k 135 80 138 Posted: 01/18/2012 Options Permalink History When was the last time your Get the answer JeckeL April 9, 2015 12:29:08 PM I would try chkdsk: Go to computer, right click on your main drive (probably C: drive), right click > click properties, click The Fair Repair Act, or LB 67, is simple. You can either add more RAM with an extra memory stick or two, or buy getting completely new memory if all the slots are taken.

For example Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 requires 3GB of disk space, but LibreOffice uses just a few hundred megabytes and is nearly as good. Fix it Silverman recommends a minimum of 2GB of RAM, or 4GB if you do graphics-heavy work on your computer. You should also consider enabling click-to-play plug-ins.