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Hell, all my stuff is hand me downs anyway. Reply Vincent Posted 08/02/2013 at 7:38 pmHoly frag! Finally, click Change. or.. Source

It should not be. I restarted my PC and found it further slowed down. The tip of closing stuff down is one that a lot of people don't seem to get, but having a ten year old graphics card and trying to run anything modern Reply Bennet Simonton Posted 06/08/2010 at 2:18 amI have a new computer with Windows 7, about 2 weeks old at this point. http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/107540-tweaks-optimizations-old-win7-desktop.html

Windows 7 Performance Tweaks

it helps a lot.. VG ^^ It might break Windows and it'll not boot to Desktop. This will give your computer that extra boost for playing games. Close down as many of those as you can, but leave sound and graphics controllers alone.

This works. One of the biggest resource hogs for any windows machines, and practically worthless in application. God bless Reply Donald Posted 04/07/2013 at 1:56 amgreat tips, my comp has already improved!! Windows 7 Tweak Utility As for all these tips: They all work, great job Amal.

Un-select the "Use Aero Peek to preview the desktop" option.The aero peek feature will now be disabled in windows 7.Change the Power Plan To Maximum PerformanceDouble click the " Power Options " Advertisement Latest Giveaways Noontec Zoro II Wireless Headphones Review and Giveaway Noontec Zoro II Wireless Headphones Review and Giveaway Garmin Vivomove Sport Review and Giveaway Garmin Vivomove Sport Review and Giveaway Reply Anonymous Posted 19/11/2009 at 3:20 amvery good for extreme gammers, xp lovers and crappy pc's Reply Ira Posted 19/08/2010 at 9:33 amStopping the indexing reduced my RAM usage 10%. http://www.pcworld.com/article/172351/optimize-windows-7.html is it safe or will we lose netowkr connection, wsus, antivirus protection etc....

Reply maj Posted 10/11/2012 at 6:50 amhey,thanks for the tips…I have Dell, OS-win 7 ultimate,64-bit,core i5, after altering some of the features, it speeds up.. Turn Off Visual Effects Windows 7 BAD! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Reply Paul1982 Posted 24/11/2009 at 1:23 pmThanks for this tip men.

How To Optimize Windows 7 For Gaming

I apologize, but I havn't found your first name yet, may I know the person I'm thanking? :D Reply Amal Posted 06/07/2010 at 5:18 pmThank you Pong. http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/10-things/10-ways-to-speed-up-windows-7/ It might be because the pc ran fine on the old settings and i igured this shouldnot hurt.. Windows 7 Performance Tweaks For example, I have a 1TB HD that I use. Windows 7 Optimization Software Reply Frank Posted 10/10/2011 at 11:43 pmTCP Optimizer: 2 huge thumbs up.

i dont wanta leave on a bad note like that so i think its reversable and prolly wont let u know after i succeed. this contact form And yes, defragmenting DOES help if you do it right. Work through any repeat errors in Event Viewer>Admin view by googling text and ID# to find how others have solved them. Not ta mention it came wit only 1gig of ram & I've been running (WINDOWS-7 ULTIMATE SP1), so u kin just imagine wut tryin 2 bring up like (XBMC) or any Windows 7 Optimization Guide

I also run Win XP 2 session in virtual with 1GB allocated to each and this thing is a beast even while all these are on. This is a real blind leading the newbies article. This guide is "screen shot heavy" to make it easier for everyone to find and understand the tweaks. http://gbcmedina.com/windows-7/windows-7-tweaks-for-internet-cafe.php Reply James Turner Posted 09/05/2010 at 2:08 amThank you for this making this website for us all.

Most of my games are managed by Steam, so I gave Steam a 250GB dedicated partition. Windows 7 Optimization Tool If your PC shipped with a bunch of stuff you'll never use, get rid of that software. Reply Anonymous April 22, 2010 at 1:35 pm Here's my recommendation, and it has to do with defragmentation and load times.

When typed and clicked enter, command prompt says: C:\Windows\system32>scf 'scf' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file.

Scroll down the window. I also am getting internet explorer messages frequently that say it has stopped functioning and windows is looking for a solution and I never got those messages at all before. Reply Julian Posted 18/04/2010 at 1:51 amGREAT JOB GUYS,THANKS!!! How To Speed Up Windows 7 Ultimate Left-click on the expandable arrow next to HKEY_CURRENT_USER.

Frankly, this is one of the reasons that I believe that Microsoft's Surface announcement, in which Microsoft noted that it would make its own device, is brilliant. It doesn't take an admin, or app that acts like an admin to know that. If you really need to run a tool at full tilt, you can disable indexing altogether. Check This Out If necessary, there are special in-game messaging alternatives like XFire Mid-Game Messaging and More with XFire (for Gamers) Mid-Game Messaging and More with XFire (for Gamers) Read More , Ventrilo and

But, if you are not a regular user of the same, you may proceed by turning of aero snap in windows 7.Open the Windows 7 " Control Panel " and double-click http://www.iobit.com/gamebooster.html Reply ænon1mus April 21, 2010 at 1:44 am Interesting tips, Simon! Reply majgis Posted 15/01/2010 at 7:15 amIn the boot advanced options, setting the "number of processors" only restricts the number of processors the OS will see. I have used the information from your page on many windows 7 laptops and it really makes a performance difference, even more so on netbooks where resources are limited.

Although they aren’t visibly performing any tasks, they’re still leeching off your processing power. Avi taking it obvious that Hibernation is off... Reply Amal Posted 27/01/2010 at 6:11 amSure Sam, you are right. Also download cc cleaner and clean the registry.

Reply milton Posted 09/03/2010 at 3:18 pmif i make windows 7 ultimate final faster wht will be problems in future.any problems when i install any software or any update Reply Amal Reply Corey April 21, 2010 at 5:39 am try this program called GameBooster, it's really good (although it kind of does what you said). If you're willing to sacrifice the pretty looks of Windows 7, you can improve your system's performance by disabling some of its fancier eye candy. Scroll through the folders for any files that you want to save in your new Windows 7 OS, and then delete the entire folder from your drive.

Stay Away From These 2 Features Mac Upgraded to macOS Sierra? But Im happy 2 report that my faith in ur stupid, sick skillz waz very well placed. Reply Nibir Farhan April 24, 2010 at 4:14 pm @jeff66 I didn't understand the idea of "giving games their own partitions". Figure ADisable items to improve overall system performance.3: Remove the bloatware installed by vendorsI've long felt that Microsoft's OEMs sometimes actively work against the Redmond behemoth and sully the company's name.

I have the i5 intel duo core 2.27 processor and 4 GB memory laptop.