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Windows 7: What programs can i delete??

13 Aug 2011   #1
dylan7891

64 Windows vista
 
 
What programs can i delete??

computer is running slow and i want to make some room what programs can i delete?




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13 Aug 2011   #2
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello dylan7891, welcome to Seven Forums!


Probably the reason the PC has slowed is the amount of programs/apps that auto-start when the PC is started up, not so much what is installed; start with a look at this first tutorial, then the other 2 linked below.


Change, Add, or Remove Startup Programs in Windows 7


How to Free Up and Recover Hard Drive Space

How to Speed Up / Optimize the Performance of Windows 7

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15 Aug 2011   #3
DeaconFrost

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I can't really make out much of what is in your screenshot. You could use the snipping tool to create a clearer image.

As for what programs to remove, that could get to be dangerous, as we don't know as well as you what is important to you. For example, Acrobat AIR is something I could do without, but I'd have no idea of you use it or not.

Installed programs don't slow down a computer. Processes running in the background for no reason will slow down a computer. You should be looking into the resource monitor to solve your issues.
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04 Feb 2016   #4
effanx11

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

delete your cook dash and if you have any other browser apart from chrome delete it or delete chrome itself
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04 Feb 2016   #5
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Did you look at the date of the question. At least one of the posters on this thread is long dead - RIP
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