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My emachine is so slow. What can i do to speed it up

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My emachine is so slow. What can i do to speed it up?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  lifesaver replied 7 years ago.
Hello,

Go here and download ccleaner, it's free,

 

http://www.filehippo.com/download_ccleaner/

 

Click download on the right there:

 

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Then run it, and on this window you can delete all but the last restore point:

 

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And on this page, you can get rid of the rest of the junk:

 

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Just hit analyze, and then after it's done, hit run cleaner, on the bottom....

 

GO to registry,scan and fix issues.

 

Go to tools,startup check that no other program except your anitivirus program is present.IF present disable.

 

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Restart.Let me know how it goes.



Edited by lifesaver on 10/10/2009 at 3:39 AM EST
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

When I go to registery scan will I have to spend the 29 95 to continue?

Expert:  lifesaver replied 7 years ago.
No don't do that.

Registry scan from ccleaner is free.

Did you downlaod any other software by mistake?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
After I clicked on the download cleaner I could not get the next image to open to full size to be viewed.
Expert:  lifesaver replied 7 years ago.
You are doing something wrong.

Visit this link:-

http://tinyurl.com/yetseqg

Do you get a prompt to save a file named ccsetup224.exe ?

Do so.Save the file to your desktop.

Let me know when you are done.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I have saved the file ccsetup224.exe to the desktop.
Expert:  lifesaver replied 7 years ago.
Double click the file named ccsetup224.exe .

FOllow onscreen instructions to install it in your system.

Let me know when youa re done.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I'm done.
Expert:  lifesaver replied 7 years ago.
AFter installing ccleaner did you run it?

 

Just hit analyze, and then after it's done, hit run cleaner, on the bottom....

 

GO to registry,scan and fix issues.

 

Go to tools,startup check that no other program except your anitivirus program is present.IF present disable.

 

If you don’t care about all the fancy visual effects in Windows, you can turn them off by going to Performance Options.

 

Restart and check the speed.

 



Edited by lifesaver on 10/11/2009 at 12:23 AM EST
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I'm doing something wrong. I don't see where the performance options is.
Expert:  lifesaver replied 7 years ago.

Right-click on My Computer and click on Properties. This will bring you to the System Properties dialog. Go ahead and click on the Advanced tab as shown below:

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Next, click on the Settings button underneath the Performance heading. This will get you to the Performance Options dialog:

performanceoptions

CHoose adjust for best perofrmance.Apply.Ok.

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