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How can i speed up my laptop because its really slow

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    my laptop has gone slow all of a sudden and i dont know how

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Things you can do to speed your performance:

  1. Set your power management settings to ALWAYS ON
  2. Defragment your hard drive (Open my computer, right click C:, Properties, tools, defragment hard drive)
  3. Turn of disk indexing Open my computer, right click C:, Properties, Uncheck indexing box at bottom of page , Click OK. (Apply to all folders. You'll get an error message, click Ignore all)
  4. Right Click MY COMPUTER, Click Properties, click advanced tab, Click Settings button under PERFORMANCE, Click Adjust for best performance radio button, scroll down to botton and recheck "Use a background image ...." and "Use Drop Shadows ..." Click OK, OK
  5. As far as hardware goes, you can get a great improvement upgrading RAM. www.crucial.com, you can use the tool there to interrogate your system, then it will give you upgrade recommendations. They guarantee their RAM will work in the system and has a lifetime guarantee if it ever fails.

Posted on Sep 01, 2008

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Your slow computer can be caused by too many reasons such as outdated hardware, overload start up programs, corrupt registry issues, too many junks, virus attack, poor security software taking too much system resources etc. The fact is, you should keep some system maintenance job regularly. If you don't want to do the job manually, try the Dell speed up solution available here: http://www.speedupslowdell.com/

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Posted on Jun 23, 2012

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Change yr security, mcafee, norton and some others are really bad! Yu need to get avast or AVG free! It worked for me and will work dor you. Hope i was a help :D

Posted on Jan 19, 2009

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First things first - let's have you download, install and scan your machine for spyware/malware with Malware Bytes to make sure there is no malicious code running on your PC (a high enough percentage of the time this can be the issue).

Beyond that I would need additional info on how much ram you have in the machine and the operating system you are running before I could give you more definitive hardware advice...

Post the results of your scan/clean and any additional info back here.

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