A friend was caught up in the action of learning to tweak his Windows Vista, and was frustrated to learn that there were too many jargons and tricks that he didn’t understand, felt demotivated and thus gave up.
Some people like to go for broke when they haven’t even learn the basics. The same applies here for optimizng your windows vista as well. It’s always good to start from the basics
But from where?
From Microsoft of course. They’ve written this article about 10 tips to Optimize Windows Vista for better performance.
Here’s the summary:
1. Delete programs you never use
2. Limit how many programs load at startup
3. Defragment your hard drive
4. Clean up your hard disk
5. Run fewer programs at the same time
6. Turn off visual effects
7. Restart regularly
8. Add more memory
9. Check for viruses and spyware
10. Disable services you don’t need
as you can see, it might be some advance tips that you might have expected. It covers only the basics and that’s why it’s for everyone and not instructions that only overclockers or IT technicians can understand.