After a Killer post on 50+ blogging tools, I would like to write something on general tips on how to keep your windows operating system fast. Already I have given some tips on what should be done after buying a new computer but today ill insist on how to keep your windows respond quick.
These are the Five points you need to follow :
Point 1 :
The first and foremost thing would be to ensure that your system is virus free. So talking about Antivirus softwares, I suggest Kaspersky and ESET NOD32. You can download both the antivirus here.
Remove all unwanted programs, softwares which you have installed in your system and the ones which you don’t use anymore. You can use Revo Uninstaller for removing all unwanted programs and softwares. Revo Uninstaller is a windows only freeware application which also removes programs which cannot be removed by Windows “Add or remove programs” applet. One of the best utility suggested by Life hacker.
Defragmentation of hard disk will surely respond quick to all your commands. Install UltraDefrag – A powerful defragmentation software and is claimed to be the powerful Open Source defragmentation tool for Windows. It is believed to be faster than the rest defragmenters because in this the defragmenting is done by kernel-mode driver. It contains no unnecessary stuffs but is a small and powerful defragmenter for Windows of all bits.
Temporary files in your computer should be cleaned using Disk Clean up utility. Disk Cleanup Utility can easily determine which files on a hard drive may no longer be needed and delete those files. In addition to freeing up potentially significant amounts of hard drive space, using Disk Cleanup on a regular basis can significantly improve system performance.
Disk Cleanup – Click Start | Programs | Accessories | System Tools | Disk Cleanup (or)
Click Start | Run and in the Open box type cleanmgr and click OK
Finally Upgrading your hardware requirements will help you to run your windows smoothly.
so all these five steps will guide you in keeping your copy of Windows safe and fast. Have your computer trash free and make it to respond quickly.
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