A computer system is an assemblage of different components like the Input-output unit, Processing Unit along with the hardware components. These different components are essential for the overall functioning of the computer system with each component performing specific roles. The computer system is balanced by these units or components and if any component stops functioning the balance of the system get altered.
One such component that plays an important role in computer functioning is the Software component. Basically, the computer system runs on software. Acting as the core of the system, it helps the other programs or applications to run on the device.
Different type of software is launched by different companies in the market to be used as an operating system for the smooth functioning of the computer devices. The use of this software as an Operating System creates a smooth interface between the user and the device allowing him or her to run or install different programs as well as to carry out different functions on the device.
Among the rest, Windows are the best-chosen software accepted as an Operating System.
Introduction to Windows
A Windows can be defined as an operating system that allows the different component or computer programs to work properly and in a coordinated way. Covering all the hardware functioning to function in all programs, the Windows can also be operated as a data launcher as well as a file manager that helps in carrying out the work related to data transfers and file storage easily.
Every device is designed as software specific. The device allows only the specific software to run on it. For example, the computer devices designed for Windows won’t allow other software to run on it except the Windows.
Microsoft is a leading company dealing with the introduction of this software working as an operating system in computer devices. Different versions of Windows software has been launched in the market. The latest is Windows 10.
Most common 7 ways to speed up your Windows 10
As PC hardware move on to become more quick and fast, the software has to do the same. Windows 10 is not lacking in this prospect. There are various performance elements to be considered after a system has started working.
No matter, how much new the system’s software is, there is always a chance of it being slowed down. Even the newest version of windows can face these problems very early or maybe later, in the performance period.
Below given are some 7 tips and steps which can help in speeding up the system of windows 10. These steps are unique without compromising with visual animations and functionality of the system. Most of the steps are cost-free and some may require the owner to spend some money. But, even spending a bit of money on the development of software or hardware is never harmful.
The seven steps are as follows –
Run a tune-up utility –
Tune-up utilities deeply analyze the system to find any issues and then fix the same as well. They are versatile in the functioning and covers defragmentation, windows registry repair and even creating more space by removing unnecessary and duplicate files. Basic utilities perform such functions. Some specific once improve overall computer performance. Some famous tools are like Loco System Mechanic, Glary Utilities Pro, AVG Tuneup, PC Keeper and many more.
Uninstalling unnecessary ware –
Nowadays a lot of improvement can be seen in this area of system development. The unnecessary or already installed software creates issues in the proper functioning of the system software by occupying useless space. Just right click on the unnecessary programs and applications and then select the uninstall option from the drop-down menu. This will simply uninstall all the useless applications from the system which will, in turn, enhance the speed of the system. Sort out the list by recent or size to spot the big applications and programs which you did not know about and then accordingly uninstall them.
Restarting the PC –
This feels like the most obvious step. There are many users who just keep using the system for weeks which slows the system down. Windows 10 puts the display to sleep but the underlying work and applications will continue which ultimately accumulates and slows down the system. Shutting the PC will clear the system from any type of underlying work and will restore the speed of the system.
Disk clean up –
This disk clean up is like an excellent utility tool already built in the windows 10 application. This helps to clear the temporary files which get stored on the system. This may include image thumbnails, program or application files and offline pages with large storage space. Click the Windows menu and simply select disk clean up option by searching in the search bar. You will always get a list of files to delete from where you can select what to delete and what to keep. This will speed up the system in no time by removing unnecessary applications and data.
Disabling transparency –
Besides making heavy use, windows 10 employs transparency effect for some like, task menu. This transparency effect needs to be disabled and for that, the user needs to open the windows menu and then search ‘Make start taskbar and action center transparent. From there the user can choose to switch off the transparency option.
Upgrading RAM –
Windows 10 need 4GB RAM to run smoothly. The quickest solution to speed up the system is to install more RAM. Installing them is very easy. You can do it for yourself or you can ask any PC repair shop person to do it for you.
Running system maintenance –
Windows 10 have already inbuilt utility which performs routine system maintenance tasks like scanning for updates, malware detection, and other related tasks. This can be done under the control panel of the system. This in turn help in speeding up the function of the system.
The working of this software may not be smooth after a few days but that’s not the problem. The above-mentioned steps are the easy initial steps that can help to restore the speed of your Windows 10, thereby making it work like earlier.