10 Easy Tips and Tricks To Make Your Old PC Very Fast

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    An old PC can make you depressed. Well, computers are known for slowing down with age but there are a few tips and tricks that can be implemented to make your PC blazing fast.

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    Rather than burning your cash on a new PC or laptop, here are 1O simple ways to get your PC back into its original form.

    10 Ways To Make Your PC Blazing Fast

    Your branded PC comes with a lot of pre-loaded programs, and you probably don't even know they exist. Most of these you'll never use and some of them can often run in the background without you knowing, slowing your computer down in the process.

    To remove these unused programs, click Start>Control Panel>Programs and Feature

     

    10 Ways To Make Your PC Blazing Fast

    They don't come cheap, but installing a solid state drive will lead to extremely fast read times that can speed up your PC.

    10 Ways To Make Your PC Blazing Fast

    Upgrading your RAM can increase speed, especially load times. These days, RAM costs a lot cheaper and is well worth the investment.

    10 Ways To Make Your PC Blazing Fast

    It a way to optimise your hard drive's efficiency. All you need to go to "My Computer", right-click on the hard drive and select "Properties". Under the "Tools" tab there should be an option to "Defragment Now

    10 Ways To Make Your PC Blazing Fast

    A built-in tool will de-clutter unnecessary large files such as temporary Internet files and other program installers. Open Disk Cleanup by clicking "Start > All Programs > Accessories > System Tools > Disk Cleanup".

    10 Ways To Make Your PC Blazing Fast

    Visual effects can your PC look beautiful, but it also slow down your considerably. So, to get the best performance out of your PC, you should disable all these visual effects. Right click on "Computer" and go to "Properties". Select "Advanced System Settings" and then click "Adjust Visual Settings".

    10 Ways To Make Your PC Blazing Fast

    Viruses and deadly malware can drastically slow down your computer's performance. So, if you haven't installed an anti-virus software yet, make sure you purchase it as soon as possible.

    10 Ways To Make Your PC Blazing Fast

    If your PC is overheating, then it is possible that it is causing your computer run slowly. To prevent your PC from overheating, just make sure that the cooling fan works properly.

    10 Ways To Make Your PC Blazing Fast

    Reinstalling Windows is one convenient option. All you have to back up all your data, go through the scripted install process, reinstall all your favourite programs, and restore that data.

    10 Ways To Make Your PC Blazing Fast

    Restart your PC and check your hard drive/RAM for fatal errors. The quickest possible way is to click Start and type chkdsk /r in the Run box.

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