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Reset Your PC / Reinstall Windows RELATED ARTICLEEverything You Need to Know About "Reset This PC" in Windows 8 and 10 If the other tips here didn't fix your problem, the one How To Diagnose a Suddenly Slow Windows Computer? I used it the other day because there were pinned items on my Start Menu I couldn't delete, so a simple filter for RegWriteValue when I pinned or unpinned something and You can always add it back.I once looked at a coworkers system and he had processes starting up at runtime that were called, I kid you not, A, B and blank

Does anyone have any idea what is possibly going on? Chkdsk told me my hard drive volume was clean so I don't think my hard drive is failing. I've had this computer for nearly 2 years and never any problems like this until now. Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Second on the drive thing (Score:5, Informative) by ChienAndalu ( 1293930 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @07:38PM (#26568649) Wrong.

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Download the free * Tweak UI utility from Micorosft. 2. Complete PC Specs EVGA GTX 980 Superclocked Intel Core I5 2500k 900 Watt Power Supply 8GB RAM Windows 7 Home Premium Operating System 1TB HDD 2TB HDD Did you ever solve Ever.Thank you. :) Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Virtual Machine (Score:5, Funny) by orclevegam ( 940336 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:42PM (#26567223) Journal That's always good advice!What, watching I've run spybot, antivirus, and looked at proc explorer — no luck.

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  • Share twitter facebook linkedin Answer: (Score:5, Funny) by tiananmen tank man ( 979067 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:19PM (#26566823) "Well, I think you know the answer to that."
  • Untick the apps under Startup section you do not want to start at Startup Automatically.

However, if you do have a mechanical hard drive and you've just put a lot of files on the drive -- for example, copying a huge database or gigabytes of PC Other helpful ideas: - Disable system restore before you do anything...irritating spyware and virii can hide here and restore themselves - Download and run X-Ray PC [] (freeware) and run an BSOD Help and Support Windows 7 suddenly running slowHey guys. Microsoft Windows 8.1 Dell Slow Boot Did any automatic updates install overnight?

someone help . These applications often launch at startup and stay running in the background but remain hidden behind the up arrow icon at the bottom-right corner of your screen. Click the up arrow icon near Do I need a Windows Registry cleaner? It was the only thing that found a virus on my computer recently, out of six packages (including two commercial ones).2) Download HijackThis, if that doesn't work.

The network is a common cause of this problem. Windows 8 Slow Startup Black Screen Task Manager If there's one big hog clogging the CPU, you'll see it. Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Second on the drive thing (Score:4, Insightful) by Anonymous Coward writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @10:56PM (#26570221) The parent is correct. Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Simplest answer (Score:4, Interesting) by LinuxGeek ( 6139 ) * writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:13PM (#26566691) Bottom

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I've seen plenty of drives that passed diagnostics but were very, very slow. Share twitter facebook linkedin Real-Time Virus Scanning (Score:3, Informative) by tundog ( 445786 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:52PM (#26567359) Homepage I went through a similar experience recently with Windows 8.1 Slow Boot Fix I used HW Monitor to check my temperatures on my computer and my processor is running at 20-30 degrees while idle and my GPU is around 20-30 degrees idle. Windows 8.1 Slow Startup And Shutdown Get the answer kcorj2244Mar 17, 2014, 7:51 PM It seems to be an issue with maybe my ssd?

It seems every process decides to spike at once at random intervals. My RAM meanwhile seems to be completely fine as well and is hardly being used too. When you're done with your settings, click the Analyze button on the lower left to see which items will be cleaned. This can fix quite a few problems and is faster than attempting to manually troubleshoot and fix the problem yourself. Windows 8.1 Slow Boot Black Screen

Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Still... (Score:5, Interesting) by Moraelin ( 679338 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @07:07PM (#26568349) Journal Actually, while I do somehow sped more time at Then look for an overly large process that's hogging the CPU or memory. Windows 2000 & 2003: The built-in defragger is not started automatically. Ask a new question Read More Windows 7 Browsers Crash Hard Drives Related Resources SSD suddenly very slow after failed boot solved My custom build PC is suddenly very slow.

Score 0 Related resources High end computer slowed down overnight - Tech Support Can't find your answer ? Microsoft Windows 8.1 Slow Boot meaning it can't be the cause, as it will defer to anything else on the system that needs process or IO time. All with the click of a button.

Just make a list of your programs, do a backup of your data, and format that sucker.

To disable animations, press Windows Key + X or right-click the Start button and select "System." Click "Advanced System Settings" on the left and click the "Settings" button under Performance. The mo background defragmenting (Score:5, Informative) by xonen ( 774419 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:28PM (#26566973) Journal XP and Vista have the 'feature' of automated background defragmenting enabled Close System Tray Programs Many applications tend to run in the system tray, or notification area. Bootracer Go to "Control Panel-->Administrative Tools-->Computer Management" and then dig through "System Tools-->Event Viewer" TONS of useful information about what's not healthy on your system, including complete boot logs.Good luck.

It then hangs for between 5 and 10 minutes, and no keys I press have any effect. On Windows 8, 8.1, and 10, there's now a startup manager in the Task Manager you can use to manage your startup programs. If you suspect a rootkit, your main options are reinstallation or forensic analysis using something like a boot CD, TSK [], and the NIST hash database [] to audit your machine Share twitter facebook linkedin bad fan? (Score:5, Informative) by Monoman ( 8745 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:23PM (#26566899) Homepage Some systems will slow down the CPU if it

laptop Hard Drives 2 250Gig Hitachi (RAID 0) @ 7200RPM Internet Speed cable kword88 View Public Profile Find More Posts by kword88 03 Nov 2010 #6 zigzag3143 Win 8 Release Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Virtual Machine (Score:5, Funny) by pem ( 1013437 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:48PM (#26567293) Yes. In one case the heatsink got unglued off of the northbridge. Advanced - Lets you select / deselect options advanced users may decide to untick things like warning messages and backup prompts.

Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Second on the drive thing (Score:5, Informative) by g0es ( 614709 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:41PM (#26567187) But rather than just checking SMART, Share twitter facebook linkedin Check Harddrive (Score:3, Informative) by sam0737 ( 648914 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:30PM (#26567011) Harddrive failure could cause mastery If you have run through all of the previous recommendations without strong results, you may want to clean your system Registry. Remove immediately.

ScanDisk and Defrag Using Microsoft ScanDisk and Defrag or similar disk utilities can help verify your hard drive is running free of errors while organizing stored data in the most efficient More like this Windows System Restore: You can adjust this utility to save your PC image more... Yeah, we all like Linux because it doesn't do annoying things like this, but the Windows desktop still reigns supreme in most managed LAN work environments. Without JavaScript enabled, you might want to turn on Classic Discussion System in your preferences instead.

Include - Allows you to add folders, that are not in CCleaners default list, that you need deleteing everytime CCleaner runs. As with all PC issues, don't be afraid to give your computer a reboot if something's not working properly. Be very careful here: some items are not immediately identifiable and you wouldn't want to shut down your firewall, antivirus program, or any other important program. Share twitter facebook linkedin Viruses running as threads and interrupt handelers (Score:3, Interesting) by Teilo ( 91279 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @08:10PM (#26568935) Homepage This is a scary

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