Make faster Your Computer

24/06/2011 21:12

Virus Free (Using Antivirus to keep your PC without virus that destroys files and makes the PC slow to operate irregularly)

ii). Spyware free (using anti-spyware to keep your PC free of spyware and use the following resources to make your slow PC)

iii). Defragment your hard drive (using Windows built-in defragmenter to organize data in a consistent manner on the hard drive to faster PC)

iv). Enough RAM (Depending on the application used, the use of at least 1 GB of RAM allows the computer to download the programs quickly)

v). Sufficient free space on your hard drive (Keep a few GB of free space on your hard drive to help the computer to make a quick change and file whacking)

vi). Check "Cache Enabled" and "Video BIOS Shadow Enabled" in the CMOS settings (caching and shadowing options must be able to make your PC work faster - if in your CMOS setup)

Coming to last post in this series, here are the remaining tips to make your computer faster -

Disabling unnecessary services

By default, after installing the new operating system, many unnecessary services that run automatically on startup by default and uses your computer's CPU and memory. I will discuss the Microsoft operating system (XP) services that are not needed to function normally on a separate computer and should be disabled. If you need these services (maybe a case is connected to a LAN), then do not worry, you can always enable these services when needed. Services and their explanations are brief -

- Alert

This service allows a server to send administrative alerts to customers. It 'used in server applications. Remove it, if you're not online. There is no Windows Vista.

- Scrapbook

This service allows clipboard viewer can save your data and save the other network computers remotely. It allows you to cut and paste text and graphics on the LAN. So if you're not on the network, disable it.

- Computer Browser

Computer Browser service is used in earlier versions of Windows 2000. He was replaced by Active Directory on Windows 2000 and later versions of Microsoft operating system. Used to display the fields, working groups and servers on a network (My Network Places). Disable it if your PC is not on a network.

- Fast User Switching

the functionality of Windows XP allows multiple users to work on a system without the user's first session. Users can switch between those recorded in the accounts. So turn off this feature if you need your PC to be used by multiple users without disconnecting. As shown, only one user can use the PC at a time.

- Help and Support

Unless you want to use with the operating system and issues of support, tutorials to help you find and disable the Help and Support.

- Human Interface Device Access

Disable this service if you do not use pre-hot buttons on keyboards, remote controls and other multimedia devices on your computer. Disabling will have an impact on the shortcut keys, which are the base operating system (OS).

- Indexing

Off, even if you are on a network that has a lot of time searching for files and is not useful. Rather, it is best to remember the location of files on a network instead of using the indexation of their research.

- IPSEC Services

If you use VPN (Virtual Private Network) service, while the service if allowed to run off.

- Messenger

The Messenger service is used to send messages to the Alerter service between client and server. Should be turned off (whether online or not) is the main disadvantages than advantages. It can be used very easily to anyone to send spam messages.

- Netmeeting Remote Desktop Sharing

You must enable this service for the time you want someone to help you remotely, for example, some installations or troubleshooting SW, etc. using Microsoft NetMeeting SW. When the task is complete support, you should disable this service due to security concerns. BTW there is a lot better software desktop sharing remote available that works better than Netmeeting, so there is no reason to keep this service running. Seek and you will find.

- Portable Media Serial Number

There is no real use of this service, you get the serial number of any portable media player connected to your computer. Do you need these features? No, then disable. Music fans with iPods and MP3 players Flash based regular do not.

- Remote Help Session Manager Desktop (disabled for extra security)

If you often take the help of administrators, etc. to support the activities on your PC remotely, whether active or is better.

- Remote Registry Service

You can make changes to the registry (such as vital to the database with all the Windows settings), as well as the remote system. To do this, you have the right to make changes to a remote computer (as a member of the local administrators group of the remote system). If you are not going to make any registry changes on remote machines, then remove it.

- Secondary Logon

This service allows you to use "Runa" command allows a user limited rights to run a program as a better user experience. This corresponds to SU (super user) UNIX command. Disable it if you do not expect to use it.

- Routing and Remote Access (disabled for extra security)

Routing and Remote Access also known as the RRAS allows programmers to create applications to manage the routing and remote access operating system. From the RRAS configuration, the computer can be used in router.If network has a desktop computer - a stand-alone or networked, remove it from this service is not used in these two cases.

- Server

Server service is designed to provide the basic file and print services on the local network (LAN). If your PC is autonomous, then disable this service.

- SSDP Discovery Service

Means SSDP Simple Service Discovery Protocol, a service that is designed to detect universal Plug and Play (UPnP) on your network. Examples of UPnP devices are routers, printers, scanners or computers running Internet Connection Sharing (ICS). If you do not have UPnP or no network connectivity and / or the Internet, there is no point in performing this service. UPnP is different from PnP. Place it in Auto mode if you are facing problems in multiplayer games or MSN Messenger with DirectX.

- Telnet

Telnet service allows a person to remotely access your computer and run programs. This can be a security hole, and if you have a big problem is whether the remote administrator, disable it.

- TCP / IP NetBIOS

This service is committed to providing support for NetBIOS over TCP / IP (NetBT) and NetBIOS name resolution. If you have a standalone PC is not connected to a LAN or a PC that does not use NetBIOS and / or WINS, disable this feature. Note: If you are facing problems playing some online multiplayer games, to make this service as automatic.

- Download manager

Download Manager is a protocol developed by Microsoft to transfer files between your PC and Microsoft. It is used to upload (send files from your PC to Microsoft) hardware profile on your computer to Microsoft and download information about drivers to use. Some of the online help from Microsoft will stop working if this service is disabled. You should disable it if you can do so without Microsoft's online help and information about drivers.

- Universal Plug and Play Device Host

This service lets your computer recognize the Universal Plug and Play (UPnP), a local network. It differs from the Plug and Play (PnP), which is a local computer. Configuration is automatic and the UPnP UPnP devices can join and leave the network automatically. Requires a DHCP server to assign IP addresses to UPnP devices. If you use MSN Messenger, DirectX, play online games or use Internet Connection Sharing (ICS), then you should leave this service.

- Windows Time

For some Windows services, such as authentication, time synchronization, authentication, and clients are needed. If you're online, then leave this service is provided if not removed.

- Wireless Zero Configuration

Wireless Zero Configuration or Wireless Zero Configuration is a service that dynamically selects a wireless network based on user preferences and settings.

- Workstation

Workstation service manages network connections from a client PC with the servers. So if you are on a network, you do not disable it, but if you do not have a stand-alone PC network, then disable it.

To disable the services mentioned in Microsoft Windows XP:

- Click Start then Run and type "services.msc" and press Enter

- Double-click the service you want to disable

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Using the latest drivers for the devices on your PC

A driver is software that communicates through the operating system with hardware and makes it work. Now if you are using an old pilot of a new hardware device, then you may not use all the advanced functions and due to the generally slow PC. For example - A video card with a capacity of processing at a faster speed and show a better resolution, but not used due to the use of driver age.

The same applies to other devices in your computer, or - dialup modem, broadband modem, network card and the motherboard, etc. So make sure you have the latest drivers for your devices. This can be done by going to the manufacturer's website and download the specific drivers for your system (model no.) And the operating system.

Use a lightweight browser Surf

You can definitely make the browser a little 'faster than using a lighter browser - Opera and Firefox. These browsers use less resources than other browsers and is designed to work faster.

These two browsers - Opera and Firefox is free (no trial and no hidden costs) and can be downloaded from -

http://www.opera.com/download/

http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/

You should see a color box with a link "Download Firefox - Free" written on it, click it and the download must occur.

Run Microsoft Windows updates and patches

Upgrade your PC with the updates and patches from Microsoft business is a necessity to keep your hack and spam-free OS. If not updated regularly from Microsoft (there is an upgrade option that can be activated automatically), then the errors in the Microsoft operating system can be exploited by an attacker resulting in security and privacy. If your PC is invaded by hackers / crackers may therefore be used for attacks that are not known to you. This may result in your PC to be used for hacker attacks resulting in slower PC, as resources are used for unknown purposes.

Updating the Microsoft site is easy and can be done by launching the Microsoft Internet Explorer, click Tools then Windows Update.

Or you can go to http://update.microsoft.com and follow the instructions.

You should also disable automatic updates enabled, to do

- Click the Start button,

- Select Settings

- Click on Control Panel

- Click on Security

- Click on Security Center, and it activates the automatic update option to On.