A slow working laptop/computer is a great nuisance. You can help pull your hair when you encounter the pesky unresponsiveness of your laptop. There could be several reasons that cause your laptop to function slowly.
Here we are going to highlight the causes and ways to fix this issue.
Let’s get started without further ado:
Scan the possible causes
Identification is the first step. It needs to identify which resources are making your laptop slow. It could be heavy apps, it can be some programs that function automatically. With the removal of such programs and high-level apps the speed of the laptop can be improved.
Get rid of the needless programs
Disable start-up programs off
There are start-up programs, after the initial start-up there is no need to have them. So it’s better to get rid of such start-programs by disabling them. By doing so, you will be able to speed up your laptop or computer.
How to disable start-up programs?
Turn on your laptop
Simultaneously press the keys of Ctrl, Alt, and Delete
Go for Task manager
Go to the startup tab
Select the items that open while turning on the laptop
Disable the selected items
What If the problem persists?
Get the latest version of the web browser
If your laptop is still working slow then make sure your web browser is of the latest version. You also need to check your internet connection.
You can check your web browser version by heading towards the About selection, here you will get to know the existing version and from here you will be able to update it by enabling it.
Bombardment of extensions + add-ons
Many extensions and add-ons are yet another cause of a slow system. You need to locate a menu named Add-ons or Extensions. Now delete the ones you do need.
Defrag the hard disk drive
Defragging your HDD (hard disk drive) c immensely improves the speed of a slow working laptop.
Defragmenting, or defragging, your hard disk drive (HDD) can decrease the time it takes for the system to find each piece of data it needs to run programs and apps. Those pieces of data are stored on the hard disk before they’re moved to RAM so the program can access them.
How to defrag HDD?
ü Go to the start meny
ü Go to the control panel
ü Select System & Security
ü Locate “Defragment your Hard Drive” under the Administrative tool
ü Click on Analyze Disk
Upgrade the storage
Your system’s storage can also affect the speed and efficiency of your laptop. So you need to upgrade the memory storage. You can add more memory. Adding memory gets your laptop has more resources. It makes it faster and enhances its efficiency.
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