Make Windows® 7 Faster
What are the ways to improve performance of Windows 7?
Windows 7 is the latest Operating System from Microsoft. You could optimize you Windows 7 by enabling and disabling some features. The search process in the Windows 7 speeds up with the help of search index service which might take some resources in the system. Thus, it is better to disable the search index if you perform search once a while. Removal of unwanted programs from your start up list enhances the performance of your system. Windows 7 Operating System has great look and feel with Aero feature. You might increase the performance of your system by disabling the Aero feature in the Windows 7. For the better utilization of the system resources, it is good to turn off the system sounds if you do not really need them. Removal of unwanted fonts from the Windows 7 might also increase the performance of the Windows 7 Operating System.
Following are the different ways to speed up the performance of the Windows 7 Operating System:
- Defragment hard drive
- Removal of registry errors
- Disable applications
Defragment hard drive
The hard drive of your system contains files which are fragmented. The files might place in your hard drive in different places. This might decrease the space of your hard disk and result in slowdown of the system. Thus, you need to perform defragmentation to bring scattered pieces of file together and to prevent errors. Defragmentation might be performed by opening the computer and then go to properties by right-clicking once on C drive. Select the option 'defragment now' from the tools tab and then follow the step by step instruction.
Removal of registry errors
Outdated, missing or corrupted registry might result in the slowdown of your system. Registry is said to be the master control center of the Windows 7 Operating System. Corrupted and overloaded registry might cause the poor performance of your system. The installation and uninstallation of programs in your system might result in the loading of programs in the registry which might affect your system performance. Some malicious programs might also cause errors in the registry. Thus, you need to use registry cleaner for solving this issue.
Disabling of certain unwanted features in the Windows 7 operating System might improve the performance of your PC. Search index is feature of Windows 7 which takes a lot of CPU usage. Hence, users need to disable it. The Aero is a feature which gives great look and feel for Windows 7 Operating System. The speed of the system might get increased by disabling Aero.