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How to Fix 100% Disk Usage in Windows 10

So you got a brand new Windows 10 computer. You expect it to be fast but it’s exactly the opposite. The new laptop is slower than a snail. When you open the Task Manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC) and click on “More Detail”, you see that your computer is using 100% of its...

A Simple Tip to Make Windows Shut Down Faster

Windows 8 and 10 usually shut down really quickly. Unless there’s something wrong with your configuration and something is preventing your Windows from closing correctly. Here are some simple tips that will help your PC shut down faster. Check Your WaitToKillServiceTimeout Value When you are shutting down your computer, Windows...

How to Speed Up a Slow Mac in 3 Simple Steps

Compared to Windows, Mac computers are a lot faster. But even the fastest Mac can become slow over time. If your Mac needs a speedup, follow these three steps and it will become fast again. 1. Disable Login Items If your Mac is taking a while to start or you...