After installed your windows operating system you may face slow speed network problem and thing that your previous windows OS was best. And you may asking this question to your friends that how to Speed up Windows 10, 8.1, 8 and 7 Performance and may thinking to change your computer’s operating system one more. But our promise is your thinking will be changed after full reading this Speed Analysis over Windows OS. After submitted Mac speed Analysis test we have posted our report in previous post via 10 Simple Steps to Speed up Mac OS X Performance in VMware.
And now, we are going to give you the full seed test on Windows OS including all version. You will get Problem and best solution over here. How to improve Windows performance has been a big question since Microsoft launched there first OS. Also a lot of web expert has written on this issue how to better perform windows computer. I’m sure your searches will be complete today after full view and follow the instruction about how can you fast use windows 10, 8.1, 7 and earliest XP.
20+ Steps to Speed up Windows 10, 8.1, 8 and 7 Performance.
During our survey we have found Network problem play major problem in many cases of slow speed Windows OS. And this slowness speed of networking badly affect the speed of Windows 10, 8.1 including all earliest 8, 7 and XP too. You will also get total 22 best tweaks to improve windows 10 and 8.1, 7 network Speed. follow the Speedup guidelines given below to Speed up Windows 10.
You must check, if you are a Mac user too –
- How to Test Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan with Windows 10, 8.1 or 7.
- How to Virtual Machine in VMware Workstation Using Remote Connection.
- Tips : 10 Simple Steps to Speed up Mac OS X Performance in VMware.
- Fixed Slow Display VMware OS X and Screen Lagging Issues On Yosemite
[Awareness] : All 22 Steps are in form of Question-Answer. Don’t be confused.
1) How to Make Windows 10 Start up faster? by removing unwanted programs and services from startup.
It’s in your hand you make make your windows 10 and other windows OS ‘Start up’ faster and faster. Only just go to in run box after give a click on Start logo and type ‘ msconfig‘ over there. Then press ‘OK’. You may press windows logo key in your our keyboard and letter “R” together to find “Run Box”. After typed ‘ msconfig‘ and pressed “OK” you will get get system configuration tab. Go to Startup tab and remove “check” from over all unnecessary programs and services after looked carefully don’t remove necessary windows startup programs. This unworthy programs and services listed here to run with Windows 10 by removing them Windows OS can start up on time.start with Windows 7 every time so by removing them we can reduce Windows 7 startup time.
2) Disable Gadgets in windows 10 (Side bar).
Disabling gadgets in windows 10 can Speed up RAM, Network and Processor’s performance.
More here – Free Tips : How to Disable Windows 10 gadgets (Sidebar).
3) How To Disable Aero Experience to Speed up Windows 10?
Just think for a second are you an appearance lover or performance lover? If you are a performance love, you must disable aero experience in windows 10 and other windows OS. Appearance needs high command to run over your Windows 10 computer. By disable appearance you will save some physical memory and display card work. And your windows 10 will Speedup rapidly.
After disabled Aero right click on Desktop ==>Personalize then select default or anyone from ‘High Contrast Themes’ as shown in below image.
4) Defragment disks in Windows 10 and 8.1.
After run disk cleanup in windows 10 you must also run defragmentation. It will reduce accessing time for all files and folders by setting up free space for them also it arrays file locations on disks. We are suggestion you to must run defragmentation tool for those users having lot of data in their Computer.
How to run Defragment disks in Windows 10 and 8.1 computer?
To run defragmentation tool in windows 10 just go to Properties of each disk and choose the defragmentation option under tools and start. It can takes some time to complete depends upon size of partition and data of your system.
5) By Increasing Virtual Memory of Windows 10.
With a lot of features load Windows 10 need more memory than earlier windows 8.1 or 7. If you are a hard computer user I mean if you open more heavy programs together then you must increase the Virtual Memory of Windows 10. RAM(physical memory) and Virtual memory works together. Virtual memory use Hard disk space to keep basic information which certainly use by programs and Operating System. After increased Virtual memory in Windows 10 computer Restart you computer to check all programs and Operating System works smoothly or not.
To increase Virtual Memory give a right Click on My Computer and click on Properties. Enter in Advanced tab and give a single click on “Setting button” in last of ‘Performance quote’.
Now after click on ‘Setting‘ as shown above image ‘under performance option‘ click on ‘Advanced‘ under performance option switch over change button under virtual memory quote. Now current virtual memory full size will show up. Virtual memory = paging file.
Now customize the size of paging file in next screen. Virtual memory size depends upon RAM and hard disk. Your customization should under system recommended size. The basic suggested paging file is 1.5 of RAM. For example: As we are using 3GB RAM in windows 10, we have used 4594MB recommended size of virtual memory. You can just enter 4594MB in Initial size after that you can Maximum Size fields too.
First click at ‘Set’ button and restart your computer.
6) Run Error-Checking on Windows 10 disks
Running error-checking also can Speed up disk performance in windows 10 system. If you run disk error-checking, it will instant check and correct together all errors of physical disk and system files on Windows 10 computer.
How to run error-checking on windows 10 computer?
To run disk error-checking on windows 10 computer go to properties of each disk click over “tools” Select check now under Error-checking. A new tab will come out select both options and press Start button. If you are wish to run error-checking in system drive disk in which having boot or paging file then it’ll not respond instant. In this case error-checking will start in next boot after shut down or restart your computer.
7) Disabling Visual Effects in Windows 10 OS.
Disable visual effects if you are fan of performance of Windows 10. Disabling visual effects will minimize the load on Physical RAM and VGA.
You can also customize this setting under performance (follow step 3 again), press on Visual effects and set over Adjust for best performance. By this method It will change all visual effects for better performance on standard level.
8) Disabling UAC(User Access Control).
It’s a kind of window pop ups works for administration tasks and other requires action. In Windows 10 User Access Control(UAC) never irritate users like Windows Vista. But Disabling UAC can improve performance of Windows 10. Get it here how to disable UAC in Windows 10 to Speed Up OS 10, 8.1 & 7.
9) Need to run Disk Clean up in Windows 10
By running disk cleanup in windows 10 disk you can delete all unwanted and temporary files and folders. Removing unnecessary temporary files will reduces access time. And we help to improve system and files opening speed in windows 10 and 8.1.
To run disk clean up in windows 10 and 8.1 single right click continually on each disk and inter in properties then single click on Disk Cleanup button. After that you will see a select and deselect screen comes choose you file to delete and run clean up.
10) Disabling Windows Defender in Windows 10.
If you are using purchased third party firewall and other security software like – Avast, AVG, Webroot Secure Anywhere etc. Then no need to run your windows defender in Windows OS 10 or 8.1. Because these third party security Software do the same job as Windows Defender. No need to run double in same Virtual PC. To disable Windows Defender in windows 10 go to control panel of your Windows 10.
11) Speed up Window 10 shutdown.
How to make windows 10 shutdown faster means how to speed up windows 10 shutdown. By editing a single registry key you can improve windows 10 shutdown performance. Read more How to speed up windows 10 shutdown – Also for 8.1 and 7.
12) Download Microsoft Security Essential and Check out Virus in windows 10 PC.
Download and run Microsoft Security Essentials. It will scan your full PC and report on virus attack in your windows 10 computer. Microsoft Security Essential is a free service from Microsoft able to check and clean viruses from windows 10, 8.1 and 7 PCs.
13) Improve delay Menu Show time in Windows 10.
You can Speed up delay menu show time in windows 10, 8.1 and 7 by editing registry key. Do this manually from this tool you will download option for windows 7 but support in 10 and 8.1 too. [Solved] How to Improve delay Menu Show time in Windows 10, 8.1 and 7 PCs. Get it here.
14) Just Remove Sync Centre Synchronization from Windows 10 and 8.1.
Sync partnership with your windows 10, 8.1 or 7 system will affect badly as its happening in background. It consume much speed of network and disk activity and speed up all activities at very high. In two simple steps remove Sync Synchronization from windows 10, 8.1 and 7.
a) Instant Remove sync partnership from Windows 10 and 8.1.
b) Or, Let the synchronization finish without any errors.
Get the Sync Center under Control panel.
15) Check out Windows 10 drivers and programs Compatibility.
Whenever you are going to install or run driver or programs must check out it’s compatible with Windows 10 or not. This guidelines is officially recommended by Windows 10. In that case when you are not following the guidelines during installing drivers or programs. Windows 10 may cause serious issue with system performance and more possible crash your computer.
16) Removing RDC can improve Windows 10 Network
Removing RDC(Remote Desktop Connection) and other additional network feature will speedup data transfer on windows 10 network.
17) Changing the power plan can improve high Speed Windows 10 performance.
Generally power changing method works for laptops. You must change your laptops ‘power plan’ for maximum performance mostly for those people who don’t are run on battery most of the time. And if you want this option in desktop just go to control panel, System and security click over power options and choose High Performance and press Enter.
18) Delete or Uninstall Unwanted Programs on Windows 10.
Some program installed by us for a test or one time use only. We must uninstall these old program after used them from windows 10 computer.
19) Change in Indexed location on Windows 7.
Changing in indexed location can improve speed of Windows 10 search. If you have used indexing service if searched result files will come out rapidly. And disable windows 10 indexing services, in case of using third party indexing search programs such as Ava Finder, Google Desktop.
20) Must Remove IPv6
Go to Windows 10 network adapter settings and remove IPv6 if you don’t use it in internal or external networks. By removing IPv6 you cn improve Windows 10 network performance.
21) Download Malicious Software Removal Tool and Remove Malicious software.
Visit Microsoft website to free download Malicious Software tool to remove Malicious Software.
Hope this guide will help you to improve windows 10 performance.