Full Fix: Windows 10, 8.1, 7 is Slowing Down my Computer

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windows updates drastically slows down my computer
Is there another way to speed it up? This should reveal a slew of previously hidden options, including a checkbox which says Turn On Fast Startup. To be back where you were you have to buy the "pro version". This is the way you are suppose to do it in the first place - but I've never hurt a PC by violating this tenant. However that would be a slow way to check performance.

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I had Windows7 reinstalled on my computer Compaq presario CQ62 after a hard disk failure. Before I started installing the updates my computer functioned much faster. Now it takes forever for it to shut down. Is there a folder somewhere in W7 that stores all these old updates that I can clear out? Is there another way to speed it up?

BTW I have a registry cleaner, anti-virus and defrag whenever necessary. Thanks in advance for any help anyone may be able to give. It is actually more recommended that you have the windows updates. I would not remove Windows 7 updates. Wales - hopefully in the pub. Click on the Continue button, which will produce the report. Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1. Somewhere in a hole, Sydney, Australia. Originally Posted by Layback Bear. After completing NoelDP request post 4 I would remove it or any thing like it.

I seem to have found a solution. It seems as though removing a bunch of junk files from browsing in addition to doing a dns flush seemed to do the trick.

NoelDP I will still download the tool to see what is going on under the hood. Will take your advice too Layback Bear. Just want to give another response to your suggestions and thanx a lot for your help.

Games and apps which took 10 seconds to load up now take minutes. Just checking in to see if the suggestions were helpful. Please let us know if you would like further assistance. I am proposing previous helpful replies as "Answered". Please feel free to try it and let me know the result. If the reply is helpful, please remember to mark it as answer which can benefit our Community members.

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Remove From My Forums. Windows 7 IT Pro. Sign in to vote. My desktop items that can't be deleted since I updated as well. Thursday, February 04, Hi, As I know, before we see logon screen, 3rd part drivers or some security program will run in background.

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