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Common Computer Problems and How to Fix ThemThere are a variety of PC errors that can interfere with your work and product...
-   There is a provision that accompanies the Windows Operating System known as ‘Disk    Cleanup’ utility. This feature he...
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Common computer problems and how to fix them

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Common computer problems and how to fix them

  1. 1. Common Computer Problems and How to Fix ThemThere are a variety of PC errors that can interfere with your work and productivity, some ofwhich can be software related, hardware related or the problem might be lying with the PC itself.The errors can affect the computer by making it extremely slow in performance or worse still thecomputer might fail to boot completely. In such a case, what are you supposed to do?You might decide to contact a computer technician who is skilled and qualified to resolve allcomputer related problems. Better still, you can try resolving the problems yourself. Somecomputer errors don’t need any technical expertise to get solved, as even a novice computer usercan tackle the errors effortlessly. However, you need to have some knowledge on some of thecommon problems that might affect a computer to be able to know where and how to solve theproblem.Some of the most common computer problems include:- Slow speed thus slowing down the performance- Irregular booting of the computer- Blue screen errors- Sudden crashing of the PC- Computer freezingNote however that these are not the only issues that can affect a computer system, but they are allsomewhat related to the abovementioned. The commonest issue that affects computers is slowperformance. If you have a Windows based PC, here is how you can fix this problem:-- First and foremost, get rid of all temporary files from your computer. These files are known to be insatiable consumers of a PC’s memory. Thus, it should be part of a regular routine to clean the PC off temporary files.- Delete all applications or programs that you rarely use
  2. 2. - There is a provision that accompanies the Windows Operating System known as ‘Disk Cleanup’ utility. This feature helps in regaining hard disk space in a computer and can help get rid of temporary and unused files to free up some space- If your computer’s update feature is turned off, turn it on so that you can get latest updates for your PC. Such updates come accompanied by new and improved security features that can give your PC better support and protection- Still on point, ensure you install good security software and ensure it is updated on a regular basis. This software gives your computer protection against harmful threats that can affect its performance.- Your computer’s registry should be thoroughly cleaned using registry cleaner software. Note that the registry is the main database for a Windows computer that marks up entries for all installed and uninstalled applications from the system.- Before you carry out any of the abovementioned steps, it is highly advisable to perform a backup for your PC to avoid losing any important documents or files.Is your windows computer running slow? Does it constantly freeze up? If you are answeringyes, there is a huge chance that your computer registry might be corrupted. You can simply use aregistry cleanup tool and have your PC running like new again in no time.

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