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Remove any un-wanted Softwares/Toolbars from system using Add/Remove Programs Stop and Disable the un-wanted Services (Microsoft/Non-Microsoft) Start--->run---> type services.msc

The following Microsoft Services can be stopped Computer Browser Cryptographic Services Error Reporting Service Help and Support IPSEC Services Messenger Protected Storage Remote Access Auto Connection Manager Shell Hardware Detection System Restore Service Task Scheduler Themes 3. Turn off Indexing for all NTFS Drives (C, D, E….).

4. Perform Disk Cleanup for All Drives (Do NOT check Office Setup Files and Compress OLD Files Options in Disk Cleanup) Start---> run---> cleanmgr .

Defrag App/Boot files Start->Run-> defrag c: -b 9. settings box Advanced --> Virtual Memory. Make sure all Drives are in NTFS File system. Reduce Recycle Bin size • • Right Click on the Recycle bin click on properties Global Tab . Move Paging file to Secondary Drive • • • • Right Click My Computer and select properties. Disable Disk Performance Monitor Start->Run-> DISKPERF -N 8. if you are not running any high memory applications which the memory usage will not exceed the RAM.5. Note: If you are having RAM 1GB or above. Pagefile Fragmentation to delete the pagefile on shutdown and reboot HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Memory Management ClearPageFileAtShutdown=1 11. Change Set the page file on the secondary drive. no need to set the Virtual Memory. Make NTFS to run better. else convert it in to NTFS 6. Modify the following Registry Settings HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\FileSystem NtfsDisableLastAccessUpdate=1 NtfsDisable8dot3NameCreation=1 7. Advanced tab --> Performance. 10.

Moving My Documents location • • Right click on My Documents and click properties Click the move button and select where you want "My Documents" 13. (If RAM is 512 or more) My Computer-->Tools --> Folder Options --> View Then check the box next to "Launch folder windows in a separate process". Disable User TrackingHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\ExplorerNoI nstrumentation=1 . • • Don’t use a Wall Paper Remove the Autoplay Start. Memory Performance HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Memory Management DisablePagingExecutive=1 LargeSystemCache=1 14. Unloading DLLS HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer New Key->AlwaysUnloadDLL Default=1 17. run and then type in gpedit. Freeing up memory • Turn off System sounds Start --> Settings --> Control Panel --> Sounds and Audio Devices --> Sounds tab Look where it says Sounds scheme: select No Sounds from the drop down list and select apply.• • Click Use one setting for all drives Move the slider to the left to allocate less space as 3% 12. 15. Launch Folder Windows in separate Process.msc Computer Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> System Turnoff AutoPlay=Enabled 16.

Remove Built in CD burning Run gpedit. click Settings • Under System Failure un-check "Automatically restart" 20. Turn off System Restore • • • • Go to your Control Panel Click System Go to the System Restore tab Check the box Turn off System Restore for all drives 21. Shutting down/ Startup Performance HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop ForegroundLockTimeout=0 AutoEndTasks=1 HungAppTimeout=5000 MenuShowDelay"=1 WaitToKillAppTimeout=4000 WaitToKillServiceTimeout=4000 19. Disable Auto reboot • Right Click My computer and hit properties • Go to Advanced • Under the Startup and Recovery section. Visual effects in system pane Right click my computer. Disable unwanted startup items Disable unwanted startup items Click on Start menu select run button type msconfig .18.msc User Configuration --> Administrative Templates --> Windows Explorer Look for Remove CD Burning Features and double click on it Choose enabled and apply 22. hit properties Advanced --> Performance --> settings Adjust for best performance 23.

Click on Startup disable all unwanted items .