The computer has become basic in our daily activities, technological advances linked to social changes have led us to adjust and adapt strategies to carry out daily life.
The use of this device has increased, we spend hours on it to do our work and school tasks, but also to browse leisure web pages.
Computers have become necessary for daily activities. Photo: Pixabay
Due to the frequent use of our computer and when we are accumulating files, programs, apps that we no longer use, there are usually problems with speed. If your computer is getting slow, don’t worry, here we will tell you some tips that you can use to solve this problem.
1. Change the power plan
To maximize speed if you have windows 10 you must enter the start menu and then go to the windows 7 control panel. Then you have to enter the hardware and sound category, select power options.
There it will show the plans that Windows 10 has configured, you will probably have to select « show additional plans » so that you can see it, there you have to click on « high performance » to be able to maximize speed.
Consider this alternative only if your computer has speed problems, otherwise it is best to have a balanced plan.
2. Configure virtual memory
Another option is to allow Windows 10 to use more virtual memory to add itself to the physical RAM and in this way make it grow. To do this, you just have to follow the following steps:
Enter the start menu, then the Windows 7 panel Then enter the security systems category Then click on the system option When you are in the system, in the left column select advanced system settings A window will open in its tabs You must select advanced options There, select the performance configuration option. One more window will open, in the upper tabs you have to click on advanced options. After they are displayed, in the virtual memory box click on the change option
Finally in the window that will be displayed you have to uncheck the box automatically manage the size of the paging file, this way you can change the MB size of the memory.
Then you have to enter the window that shows the units and the available megabyte space, there you can add the number you want, for example start increasing with 1000 or 2000 MB, you can say that it is equal to 1 or 2 extra gigs of Virtual RAM.
3. You can disable transparencies to the interface
Another alternative to speed up your computer is to remove the transparencies from the interface, for this you have to open the Windows settings, once you have entered you have to select the customization option.
There you will be able to enter the configuration of aesthetic changes of Windows 10, since you access you have to follow these steps:
In the left column select the option of colors. Then go down the column there you will reach the section with more options, in it you can deactivate the transparency effects.
In this way, you will have a change in the interface that can be helpful to improve the speed of your computer a bit.
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