Tag: Slow Computer

  • Take your time, Windows, take your time.

    I think that my last post on backing up came up just in time.  Today my computer is taking forever to boot into Windows 7, at least it also can boot into Ubuntu Linux, which I use more, but… it really shouldn’t take this long to start Windows. Well I guess that it’s a good […]

  • Useful computer tip of the week

    Clean your computer on a regular basis.  This means keep the harddrive defragmented, remove old software, temporary files, and clean your registry. CCleaner is a good program for removing the old software, temporary files, and the registry. Also you should clean your computer’s interior as well.  Dust buildup can clog the fans, short out the […]

  • Changes in Computing

    Hmmm… Computers have changed a lot havn’t they?  I remember when we got a Gateway brand computer with Windows 95 installed, for over $1000.00 (I’m not sure on the number, I was a little kid at the time) It may have been powerful for it’s time, but now it can’t even compete with the lowest […]