Slow Computer Solutions

Disable video options to increase PC Speed

fix performance

Some graphics options are unnecessary

By toning down some of the fancy display options (shadows, textures, highlights), you can speed up system performance. As with many other speed tweaks, how much it helps, varies.

Windows XP

Click Start->control panel->system settings->advanced->settings

Simply Select 'Adjust for best performance'

Windows Vista and Windows 7

Click Start->Control Panel->Appearance and Personalization->Personalization

Choose Windows Classic theme

Tip: Using a plain solid color desktop may improve performance.