How to Improve Dell Computer and Laptop Performance?

The speed of a computer or laptop can affect your whole performance while working with such devices. If you are using Dell computers or laptops and facing slow speed problem then this article is for you. Here you will find the best way to improve the performance and speed of such devices and the whole process is described step-by-step by experts.

Improve Dell Computer and Laptop Performance

Clean-up of Disk

Piling of temp files, caches, junk and trash data occupies unnecessary space of hard disk. To run disk cleanup follow the steps given below.

Step1: Open start windows, click “Start” button and type “disk cleanup” in the search box. If restricted enter administrator password to launch the Disk Cleanup tool.

Step2: Here you will be asked to select the hard disk from the drives list, just select and click “OK”.

Step3:  When you click “Disk Cleanup” option, select the check boxes for selecting the types of files you want to remove from your hard drive.

Step4: Now click the “Delete Files” tab to remove all the unnecessary files from your system.

If you face any problem call for Dell laptop support to clean your PC disk remotely.

Defragmentation of Hard Disk

Any computer including Dell laptop running with fragmented hard disk will work slow. Here you need to defragment your computer hard disk.

Step1: Open windows “Start Button” and type “disk defragmenter" to open the Disk Defragmenter wizard.

Step2: Select the hard disk and click on “Analyze Disk” at the bottom and wait for the analyzer, enter password if asked. When data analyzed you can see the percentage of fragmentation, if it is more than 10%, means the disk is fragmented and you have to defragment it.

Step3: When click "Defragment Disk" and enter your admin password disk defragmenter will defragment the hard disk and consolidate into a single drive.

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Run the System Maintenance

This action is required to check and repair all the corrupted files and data stored into your computer. The files cannot be repaired you can remove them from the hard disk.

Step1: Open start button and type "sfc/scannow" in the search box and enter to run the tool called System File Checker.

Step2: Here you have to wait for a while, let System File Checker scan your system and verify the folders and files on your computer. If any file is overwritten or corrupt it will automatically recovers the original one from the System32 folder and automatically repairs all the damaged files.

Restoring of Entire System

This could be the last resort, if you system still not run well. It will help you to restore the previous settings on your computer.

Step1: Open start window and type "System Restore" in the search box and enter to launch system restore enter password if asked.

Step2: Click on "Recommended Restore" and then select Next" to restore your computer to recommended date by windows. Click on “Finish”. Here you can choose different restore point and click “Next” if you want to pick you own restoration date.

Step3: Here Click the date and time you want to restore on your computer or laptop. Click next and then select "Scan for affected programs" to view the drivers and other programs that are affected by the restoration.

Step4: Click finish button and restoration process will be completed and your computer will be restored at previous date.

Despite all these efforts if your computer is still running slow or showing speed problem you can call at Dell computer support phone number 1-844-395-2200 to get online assistance and solve the speed issues.