Support for Windows Vista without any service packs installed ended on April 13, 2010. To continue receiving security updates for Windows, make sure you're running Windows Vista with Service Pack 2 (SP2). For more information, refer to this Microsoft web page: Support is ending for some versions of Windows
- Power saver settings
- Running multiple anti-virus programs
- Having too many users logged on to the computer
There are several tasks you can perform when using Vista to improve slow performance. Vista contains built-in-features that allow you to manage potential slow performance issues. These include:
To learn more about these features, please refer to Windows Help Article: "Optimize Windows Vista for better performance".
The left pane of Performance Information and Tools includes tasks that can help you improve your computer's performance. For more information on using these tasks, please refer to Windows Help Article: "Ways to improve your computer's performance".
There are several tasks you can perform to maximize already good performance. These include:
For specific information about how to maximize Windows Vista's performance, please refer to Windows Help Article: "Get maximum performance from Windows Vista".
Microsoft Windows Vista contains a built-in-diagnostics feature that assists in managing potential slow performance issues. To learn more about it, refer to Microsoft's "Built-in Diagnostics" page.
|This does not apply to software programs that were pre-installed on your computer.|
For more information on identifying and removing malware, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
To learn how to "clean" your computer's hard disk drive, refer to the following Microsoft Help and How-to article, "Delete Files Using Disk Cleanup".
Consider upgrading the computer memory. 512 MB is adequate for basic Windows usage. Memory-intensive tasks such as games, media applications, or productivity software, often require more memory.
Contact your computer manufacturer or a computer technician for more information on how to purchase and install more RAM memory for your computer.
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