Why is Windows 10 SOO slow

By cottonlane ยท 4 replies
Aug 16, 2015
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  1. My laptop since the upgrade from Windows 8.1 Pro seem to be soo slow it feels like it is in reverse is anybody having the same problem or is it just me?
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    If you upgraded to Windows 10 saving your files and other stuff, not choosing to install Windows 10 fresh, there may be drivers or left-over.dll's slowing Windows 10 down
  3. sasrob

    sasrob TS Rookie Posts: 20

    I would recommend once upgraded get you'r self the finder key at nirsoft then do a complete new install back up what u want to keep. Upgrade's are a right pain but you have to do upgrade first to get you window 10 key.
  4. bazz2004

    bazz2004 TS Evangelist Posts: 1,585   +250

    It hasn't slowed things down on my three computers. Try running CCleaner to tidy up and check that no unnecessary programs are running at startup.
  5. JamesandBennie

    JamesandBennie TS Booster Posts: 170   +14

    It was slow in the beginning, but getting faster and faster these days. Uninstalled some programs, used system optimization tool to clean everything it suggested.

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