Speeding Up Windows 10

Sluggish Windows 10?  Use these steps to speed it up…Here are 8 simple ways to increase the speed of your Windows 10 PC, as well as tips for increased efficiency.  Some of these tips will work for those who have yet to upgrade to Windows 10 as well.

Do you find the constant need to type in a password a little much, every time you start up your computer?  The good news it, this is a great control to keep your data safe; however if you have a PC that sits at home, this may not be necessary.  To remove this control, you can type “netplwiz” into the search bar at the bottom of your screen, next to the start menu. This will populate a User Accounts box, in which you can uncheck the need for users to enter a password.

Want to speed up the process of shutting down your PC?  You can create a shortcut on your desktop that will automatically shut down your PC.  To do so, you have to right click anywhere on a free spot on your desktop, click New>Shortcut.  In the locations field, type: %windir%\System32\shutdown.exe /s /t 0

Click here to learn additional tips and tricks to speed up your Windows 10 machine like:

  • disabling startup programs
  • remove bloatware
  • quicken the speed of Windows start menu
  • turn on Windows 10 Fast Startup
  • clean up your Windows 10 disk
  • defragment your hard drive

 

(Visited 165 times, 1 visits today)

6 thoughts on “Speeding Up Windows 10

  1. I have had poor performance since upgrading to Windows 10, and it is constantly rebooting. I don’t think W10 and PC Matic play well together. I uninstalled PC Matic and reinstalled so it’s a little better. But not much. I trust PC Matic so want to keep. What to do?

  2. I have had poor performance since upgrading to Windows 10, and it is constantly rebooting. I don’t think W10 and PC Matic play well together. I uninstalled PC Matic and reinstalled so it’s. Little better. But not much. I trust PC Matic so want to keep. What to do?

  3. I keep getting a message from that my drivers are out of date from a program Driver Detective whifh I did not install. I run PC Matic which then tells my my drivers are all up to date. ???

  4. I keep getting a notice from a Driver Detective program that one or more drivers are out of date or missing. I then run PC Matic which says all my drivers or up-to-date. What gives?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *