Performance enhancing options in Windows® 7 system
Do you want to enhance performance of your Windows 7 system? Read how to do it.
Windows 7 is the latest and best operating system from Microsoft. This OS comes packed with many advanced features such as Windows Defender, Windows Search, Windows Gadgets, Windows Aero, two-way firewall and so on. Windows 7 is also light on system performance because of which users would be able to make use maximum use out of their systems. The performance of Windows 7 can be enhanced in many ways. There are many default tools and software for improving the performance of Windows 7 and there are also many separate software for this purpose. Enhancing the performance of the system would not only make running or executing any applications on the system smoother but would also decrease the numbers of errors that come up with the use of the OS. Windows 7 also has some performance options in the 'Control panel' which would allow users to turn off or disable some of the resource consuming services which would automatically enhance the performance of the system.
Following details give users more information regarding options available to enhance Windows 7 performance:
- Disk cleaning utility
- Defragmenting tool
- Registry cleaning
Disk cleaning utility
As your Windows 7 system is used, many temporary files are created. Over the time, these temporary files would increase to great numbers and consume disk space and the cache would slow down the system. Like other Windows based operating systems, Windows 7 has a disk cleaning utility that can be used to remove unwanted files or temp files from the system which would greatly enhance the performance of the system.
Data on your Windows 7 system hard disk is changed very often. Even if old data is removed from the system, traces of it would remain on the hard disk of the system which would cause data to be stored in unorganized manner. The defragmenting tool in Windows 7 can be used to clear off unwanted fragments of data from the system making new data quickly accessible which would increase system performance.
Registry of your Windows 7 system is the place where all information regarding the working of the system are stored and accessed when required. Over the time, as registry entries increase to great numbers, they would cause system slowdown. Windows 7 has a registry editor and this can be used to clear off unwanted registry entries to speed up the system. Users can also make use of separate software such as for this purpose. However, care should be taken when modifying registry entries as any mistakes during the process might cause corruption of the OS.
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