Whether it happens gradually or suddenly, trying to work when your computer is slow can be seriously frustrating. If you are asking yourself “Why is my laptop so slow – I haven’t had it that long”, then you’ll want to keep reading!
When you first got your new computer, it was probably lightning fast, but overtime as you download more files and applications, your computer becomes full and struggles to function effectively. That said, don’t throw it in the trash just yet. With some simple decluttering and upgrades you can make your slow computer a speed demon.
A slow computer can make even a simple task like opening a file frustrating. The first thing you should do is reboot your computer. Rebooting your computer allows your computer to apply any required updates and terminate any programs that are running in the background. But that’s just the start. By making a few minor adjustments, you can speed up your computer and get back to work!
Watch this video to learn why your computer slows down and when it’s ready to be traded in. And if there’s still some life in it, you’ll discover 5 tips you can use to speed up your Microsoft 10 computer.