Already on ArticleSlash?

Forgot your password? Sign Up

PC Running Slow? How to Speed Up Your Computer

 


Visitors: 198

In this article, we will talk about how to speed up your computer. But before we do that, let us first discuss why your computer needs to be sped up in the first place.

What is causing your computer to slow down? That would be the Windows computer registry. It is a database containing a whole host of keys and files that your computer must have. Without them, your PC simply would not operate. Any time that you install or uninstall hardware or software programs, or you make any alterations to the settings in the Control Panel, the changes are noted and stored in the Windows computer registry. The operating system uses this information in order to operate. New files are constantly being added to the registry, even as you surf the web.

The problem is, the registry will get filled with drivers that are broken, command signals that are incomplete or empty, and applications that are unused. This causes the registry to become fragmented and corrupted, causing the computer to slow down, or even crash.

So getting back to my promise of how to speed up your computer, your best bet is to use a registry cleaner. Trying to perform registry edits on your own can cause even bigger problems than the ones you have now! A registry cleaner goes in and scans for errors, then lets you delete them. A strong registry repair program will also shut off programs that are of no use and are just slowing down your system, and the best scanners will also allow you to perform automated scans that are scheduled ahead of time.

Now that you know how to speed up your computer with a registry cleaner , it's time to decide which one works best. Check out our reviews of the top registry repair programs by clicking here

(316)

Article Source:


 
Rate this Article: 
 
Fix A Slow Running Computer
Rated 4 / 5
based on 5 votes
ArticleSlash

Related Articles:

How to Speed Up Slow PCs Running XP

by: Kris Mainieri (July 27, 2008) 
(Computers and Technology)

Why is My Computer Slow? Causes of Slow Down and Techniques to Speed Up Your ..

by: Anthony Gomes (July 15, 2008) 
(Computers and Technology/Personal Tech)

How Cleaning Computer Registry Files Will Speed Up a Slow Computer

by: Jeff Farley (August 21, 2008) 
(Computers and Technology/Software)

Computer Running Slow? Take The Computer Performance Test

by: Craig Wilson (March 24, 2008) 
(Computers and Technology/Software)

Computer Performance - Computer Running Slow

by: Alexandre Frings (February 02, 2008) 
(Computers and Technology/Software)

Computer Running Slow?

by: Markus Sampson (December 17, 2007) 
(Computers and Technology/Software)

My Computer is Running Soo Slow

by: Paul Cullen (May 26, 2007) 
(Computers and Technology)

Why Is My Computer Running So Slow?

by: Michael Baker (March 16, 2007) 
(Computers and Technology)

How Do I Fix My Slow Running Computer?

by: Corey J Thompson (January 23, 2008) 
(Computers and Technology/Software)

Fix A Slow Running Computer

by: Michael Baker (March 13, 2007) 
(Computers and Technology)