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my laptop running windows 7 is sluggish and runs very slow
hello , can you click your start button and go to Search section (at bottom) and type this:
and press enter. it will open your configuration utility. when you are there, please let me know.
its froze ........... just a sec plz
ok , waiting.
i had to shut it down ........ waiting to reboot
ok, by the way, you are using a different computer now ?
i am on a second laptop running vista
system configuration screen is now open
now , please go to STARTUP section, and press the DISABLE ALL button and press the APPLY button. when done, please let me know.
now, please go to SERVICES section, check HIDE ALL MICROSOFT SERVICES checkbox, and then press DISABLE ALL and then press APPLY.
now, please close it, and restart your computer.
it will be faster.
ok, waiting. it will be faster like you have just installed your operating system.
ok it has booted to desktop
is it faster ?
can you open programs and test it
we have removed unnecessary programs.
booting it is
i am using a linksys router and pure networks for home networking
linksys is the best
the home page just popped up
are you able to browse web pages faster ?
yes alot faster
it was freezing and very slow
so i think we are done
you can use this method in your other computers too. msconfig is a good utility
you can just go to msconfig again, and then enable "only" the programs you need.
yes, thank you ........ I am a student taking online course and now i can do my essays
happy to hear that, you are welcome.
i am accepting ............. ty again
you are welcome, have a nice day, Regards.