Aug 222015

After the arrival of Windows 10 in the market, millions of users upgraded to this latest version of Windows in no time since this upgrade was a free one. If you haven’t got the opportunity to experience this latest version of Windows, here’s a way to upgrade your PC to Windows 10 immediately.

windows-10-logoThis version of Windows has been highly appreciated by the users all over the globe. However, there are users who have reported about getting a slow performance issue on Microsoft forums and Reddit, after they upgraded their PCs to Windows 10. For example, the Start Menu takes about 2 to 3 seconds to appear on the screen after clicking it. Hence, there are a lot of users who even downgraded their PCs to the previous versions of Windows.

However, a user at the Microsoft Community forums stated that this issue could be fixed by a simple tweak in the Page File settings in Windows 10 that can show improvements in the overall performance of the system. This tweak may come handy if you’re facing the problem of slow performance in your computer system.

So, here are the steps to be taken to fix the issue in Windows 10:

    1. Launch ‘Run‘ by pressing ‘Windows key + R‘.
    2. Then, type ‘control‘ and press Enter.Run
    3. Control Panel window will appear on the screen. Now, in the Control Panel window, go to Search and type Performance. Hit Enter.
    4. Slowly search results will appear. Find ‘Adjust the appearance and performance of Windows‘.control_panel1
    5. Click on it. This will lead to a new Window.performance1
    6. Then, go to ‘Advanced‘ tab and click on ‘Change‘ in the Virtual Memory section.advanced1
    7. Untick “Automatically manage paging file size for all drives“.
    8. Select the drive where Windows 10 is installed. Here, the drive is C:. Select it and choose ‘Custom Size‘. After that, change ‘Initial Size‘ and ‘Maximum Size‘ to the values given under the heading ‘Total paging file size for all drives‘. Set the value of ‘Initial Size’ to the value given at ‘Minimum allowed’ and set the value of ‘Maximum Size’ to the value given at ‘Recommended’. For example, here, I have to set the ‘Initial Size’ value as 16 since it is the ‘Minimum allowed’ value under ‘Total paging file size for all drives’. And ‘Maximum Size’ value should be set to 1904 since it is ‘Recommended’ value.last step
    9. Click Set and hit OK to save the settings. (If any additional confirmation window appears, click on ‘Yes‘.)
    10. After that, reboot the computer for the changes to take effect and fix the issue of slow performance in Windows 10.

This tweaked worked correctly on my PC and I’m enjoying a comparatively faster performance. I hope this works fine for everyone.

Happy Windows 10ing!

Jun 202012

Today’s twenty first century can be called as the Century of Advanced Technology. The people of today have created such new, interesting as well as useful things which were just a part of imagination in the past centuries. They have succeeded to create many new devices and electronic gadgets which are making the human life easy, comfortable and luxurious. Inventions like computers, laptops, tablets, mobile phones etc. have took over the globe.

Among those inventions, IPad is also an important development in the field of information and technology. IPad is a tablet cum phone which consists of many features. It was released before a couple of years by American Computer Company, Apple Inc. After the arrival of Apple’s IPad, a new revolution took place in the world of electronic gadgets. With the features like Seri Assistant, Flipboard etc., it beat all other smartphones and tablet PCs in the race. It is now also ruling the world and its new versions are also about to be launched. So, it is very much popular than other electronic gadgets that can be found in today’s market. Many companies are trying their best to compete with Apple and its electronic gadgets.

Microsoft, which is a popular and well-renowned software and hardware company has brought a new invention in order to beat all other electronic gadgets in the market, including Apple’s IPad. Microsoft Corporation, U.S.A., has launched its new Tablet PC which is termed as Microsoft Surface. Like other Tablet PCs, this Tablet PC also works with touchscreen technology. This tablet PC will have Windows 8 operating system and Intel’s or ARM’s Processor. Analysts say that Microsoft’s Surface Tablet PC will be able to compete with Apple’s IPad. This tablet PC has brought out the challenge of creating such a gadget that supports Windows 8 operating system to other tablet PC and smartphone manufacturers. Microsoft’s Surface will have 10.6 inches of screen display and this tablet PC will be used with Magnesium covers, which is new type of cover. It is said that this magnesium cover would be able to protect the gadget from different types of scratches as well as damages. While comparing with Apple’s IPad, it is found that the weight and the screen display of Microsoft Surface is more than that of Apple’s IPad.

But, the time will let us know whether Microsoft Surface will be able to beat Apple’s IPad or Apple’s IPad will retain its lead once again. It will depend upon the services, features, facilities and performance given by Microsoft Surface.