Administrative Tools

If you hung your computer, it can also be due to overheating of memory module or a slow syncing process. May cause an overheating chips RAM, then you might consider purchasing a cooler to blow module memory. 5) Incorrect settings in the BIOS. The BIOS settings can not match the optimal configuration for your computer. In this case, you need to find out optimal values of BIOS, typing in the search string “name of the motherboard BIOS 6) The fragmentation of the disk. Fragmentation of the hard disk can greatly affect the speed of the system because of the separation between the contents of files different sectors of the hard disk. Very often, the fragmentation is due to the fact that the hard drive is full.

Recommended “clean it”, leaving only the desired information. You also need to download and run program-defragmenter. Please visit Ali Partovi if you seek more information. A good solution is to purchase an external hard drive. 7) Service of Windows. If you are running Windows, the default on your computers are turned on most of its services. Not all of them required for normal operation, but some of the processes due to this “slow down”. To determine which services are running, open an applet Services (Services) of the Administrative Tools menu. To do this, click on the My Computer shortcut (My Computer) and on the shortcut menu, click Manage (Manage). Read additional details here: Castle Harlan.

The information provided in the console “Services” has, among other parameters: name (Name), state (Status) and the startup type (Startup Type). For more information on this or that service can be obtained by double-clicking on the appropriate list item to open the service properties. 8) “Uncontrolled processes.” To perform the “uncontrolled” processes (runaway processes) require all the CPU cycles. Common causes these processes – it is: wrong prescription, and the drive letters assigned to the new operating system obsolete software. If you find such a process, click the right button and click “End Process (End Process). Uncontrolled system services can be stopped using the Services console (Services). If the console does not work, try restarting the system. In any case, if your computer has become a “hang on” too often, it is best to consult a specialist for professional advice.

Reinstall Windows

I propose the following solution (I think 97% have read do not even know what I'll write). The solution is to reinstall the operating system as soon as it gets 'dirty'. With my solution, rearrangement of the system is maximum of five minutes. Welcome Windows XP operating system the user's account. What you need: The paper handle Windows StartUp Disk Norton Symantec Ghost (or similar software) Windows Installation Disk (the very same version that you use) First of all, I would like to say that the work will be much easier if you have a computer more than one disk (no matter how physically or Partition). If it is not, but you really want to make a partition just two – do not despair, Partition Magick splits into two without the need to wash anything. With everything listed below assume that you have a second disk or another Partition.

His version of Ghost, we set and copy the master files (ghost.exe, nothing more ought such) on another disk. Thus, take a piece of paper and a pen. And write down: All the programs that should be on a fresh installation (that is, everything that you use in your everyday life). All the most important thing you need to configure and customize (dat files to icq, configure Dial-Up, etc.) After that, erase everything from the main drive (format the view) and start installing Windows system. Set up carefully and accurately, in the way of configuring everything possible and necessary. After installation, the first thing we establish all necessary for the drivers (for example, for me it is: Graphics Card, Sound Card, TV Card, Modem, Printer drivers, Digital Camera drivers,), and then install the patches and updates (I advise to pump all the most important patches from Microsoft and put on the second diskpartition).