Use a registry cleaner to remove junk records. There are many excellent free tools at NirSoft Window Watcher - Free - Do you know what's running on your computer? However, to get the best registry scanner, you will have to be careful not to fall into the hands of online con-men. Just today, my computer has been running extremely slow. I have also now uninstalled adobe media player though I don't think that was actually the problem and windows media player as processes from this seemed to be always freezing at start up. Check your computer for any problems. Event Viewer comprises three main Windows logs.
I can only blame win7. However, any wrong edit in registry can also harm your operating system and its functionalities. The main problem with upgrading of course is that you are just moving your windows folder to another location, so you are losing a lot of space, and leaving all the temp files and old programs that were already there, which will definitely slow you down. As good as Windows 7 is, lots of the older programs that you may have on your computer are not compatible this is especially true if you're installing the 64-bit edition. I also had installed several applications, and different kind of documents to make sure that the system worked properly. You can avoid this menace by opting a reliable software like RegClean Pro, which can streamline your registry safely.
I will try Kword88's suggestion next. General Discussion i have windows 7 ultimate x64, few days back it suddenly became very slow. The site describes that problem and offers a hotfix. It is all a matter of right use, regular maintenance steps 1 to 4 and awareness of a situation and how to deal with it. I'm still having the same problem.
Make sure this is the first paste after exiting from Event Viewer. To optimize your computer, you truly to shut down the void registry entries first. Eliminating any software in the startup that does not need to start with the boot can really help. On the contrary, a 2-week old W7 system starts noticeably faster than a brand-new fresh install, because it has had time to defrag and optimize file placement. Any help or advice would be greatly appreciated! Your problem could be related to Windows Media Player. For each driver in the list, additional useful information is displayed: load address of the driver, description, version, product name, company that created the driver, and more. .
Always check in Device Manager - Drivers tab to be sure the version you are installing actually shows up. I have disabled all startup services except msft , I dont have any external hd's attached at the time of boot up, I set my coputer to use original boot config. Here are some recent errors in the event log. The way this code could be changed have the ability to or removing programs, or even update. Unfortunately understanding the reports is not easy and most computer users need help with their interpretation.
You can find all features in clean tabs that all have explanations of their work. Works like a charm for me--hope it helps you. In no event shall Systweak Blogs be liable for any special, direct, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages or any damages whatsoever, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tort, arising out of or in connection with the use of the Service or the contents of the Service. The description is equally important and copying the exact text for use as the search criteria greatly helps getting better results when using Google. Please provide us with your Event Viewer administrative logs by following these steps: Click Start Menu Type eventvwr into Search programs and files do not hit enter Right click eventvwr. Screenshot by Dennis O'Reilly The test system is set to download and install required Windows updates automatically, so the notice of pending updates was a surprise.
I see that sort of pattern at work when Windows Updates are running There is more nVidia stuff running than I'm used to seeing - but I mostly work on laptops without the other graphics card being enabled at work. If it does, then re-enable ½ at a time and see if you can find the problem one in that way by ½'s Post back with the results and we'll see what else we can do. For example, Windows can minimize and maximize windows instantly if you disable the associated animations. Registry Repair When we install any program in our computer, our system stores its information in the registry. I also read that it may be a ram problem which I used memtest to check and I let it pass overnight 8-9 passes and still nothing please help as I'm completely confused as to why this could be happening.
You can use some of these tips to make your windows 7 to boot faster. Wow was it a big one! This may not be flat-out malware — it may be software that interferes with your web browsing to track it and add additional advertisements, for example. During installation, the program offered to install the Maxthon browser--in fact, the option was prechecked. Alternately, an application might be using the disk a lot, causing other applications to slow down when they need to load data from or save it to the disk. As a final measure, defragment your C push. The steps which I mentioned may not even be enough but it will basically cover the basics of how to make your computer startup faster. Many a times, most of these programs are absolute clutter on your system.
These Windows 7 tools will help you troubleshoot and fix a slow computer in a quick and easy way. The slowdown may be due to a software conflict. I have discovered that if it is going really slowly, to not try and click on anything and to just let it load. You can modify or delete any registry manually. Many people experience this and they never find a real solution for this in turn.