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My Dell computer is 4 yrs. old and has become very slow, particularly

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My Dell computer is 4 yrs. old and has become very slow, particularly getting online. AOL is not responding is a common message. AOL has checked it and it is no better since. Any ideas? Or do I have to spend at lease $250 to get it checked by Geek Squad?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Software
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Thanks for your question. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to assisting you.
There are a number of things to do to eliminate issues to speed it up.
Click Start, type in MSCONFIG and press enter.
Click on the Startup Tab and click Disable All.
Click on the Services Tab and click "Hide All Microsoft Services"
Then click Disable All
Click ok, restart and let me know if performance improves please
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
It would not let me check "Disable All".