Question about Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic Edition
My computer is running so slow
Hi, korbinsjusti, you gave so little details about your computer. It will be better if you can give us the detail like the RAM...
The very first thing that I recommend you to do is check the RAM. Lack of RAM is always the most serious cause of slow running computer.
However, if the RAM is already at the maximum that the motherboard can support, you got to do something else:
Disk cleanup is good, but not enough. Run the system tool-Disk Defragmenter every two or three months, not too often, or it will harm the span of hard drive.
Cleanup registry. This require a professional registry optimizer. Manual search and cleanup is never recommended by anyone.
Defragment registry. This can be done with a free registry defrag tool. You can find it on google.
Besides, here is a post on Fixya.com telling you in detail how to speed up computer, I think it is good and worth reading: http://www.fixya.com/support/r3760943-fix_slow_computer
Posted on Jan 07, 2010
Sounds like your registry is clogged up google your self a registry cleaner there's lots of free ones about download and run it once you clean the reg up your computer should be a lot faster
hope this helps
Posted on Dec 10, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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