How to make my PC run faster without upgrading?

This is the English version of this post as requested by Nora.

I am not a Windows expert, nor am I certified. All the information I would share here are based from my experiences in fixing and maintaining computers of my clients, friends or family. Other information are based from my education. I would try to use very simple words so that more people would understand.

Tip # 1 – Know your specs

When we say “specs” (short for specifications), these are the exact numbers of the computer we are using. How can we know this? Let me share to you the most basic way to get these info.

Start > Right click My Computer (Computer for Vista) > Properties

In this window we would know the Operating System (OS) we are using, the processor speed and our memory (RAM) amount. The highlighted numbers are most important. We would not focus on processor speed because it will be more complicated to discuss. Our main focus is the RAM or memory because it has a direct impact on the speed of our computer. If you get this info, write it down on a piece of paper just so you wouldn’t forget. It will become handy later.

It is important to know our specs because we could not expect our computer to run fast if our specs are low. It would run according to its optimum speed only. If your specs are low then we need more patience.

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How to make my PC run faster without upgrading?

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Ang post po na ito ay para mapagbigyan ang isang minamahal na kaibigan na nag-request ng tips na tulad nito sa aking blog. Di ko rin naman matanggihan dahil naisip kong baka may matulungan din ako kahit papaano. Hihi..

Hindi po ako Windows expert. Hindi rin ako certified. Lahat po ng information na ibibigay ko ay galing sa aking mga karanasan sa pag-ayos at pag-maintain ng computer, with clients, friends or family. Ang iba naman ay hango na rin sa edukasyon kong natutunan sa aking paaralan. Pipilitin ko pong babawan ang lahat ng mga katagang sasabihin ko para mas maraming makaintindi.

Tip # 1 – Know your specs

Kapag sinabi pong “specs” (short for specifications) ito po yung eksaktong mga bilang ng gamit nating computer. Pano po ito malaman? Ito na siguro ang pinaka-basic na paraan.

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