Has your computer slowed down and to perform an operation is it taking too much time? This is a very common problem which all the computer users face. There are many reasons for which performance of the computer go downwards. To fix this issue you can consult a remote computer support service provider and get their tech support. As you perform various tasks everyday with your computer, surf internet and install different types of software, this make the computer heavy and over time unwanted clutters like files, folders and programs are stored. If you go through the program list you will find there are many programs that you dont use anymore. By deleting these programs you can improve the performance of your computer significantly.
First, you need to decide which programs you dont use. You might have installed a number of programs which you hardly use. There is no point of keeping all these programs as they are occupying the space on the hard drive and slowing down the computer speed as well.
Sometimes, novice computer users delete the programs icon from the desktop and believe that the program has been removed. This is not the process of deleting the programs and by deleting the program you are only deleting the shortcut of the program. There are loads of files and folders stored on your computer related to that program. You have two options with which you can uninstall the programs from the computer. Firstly, you can uninstall it from the All Programs list and then from the Control Panel.
Lets check how to uninstall programs from the All Programs list. Click the Start button, and then click All Programs, a list of programs installed on your computer will be displayed. By clicking the program group, you can see an option with which you can remove or uninstall the program. Now you need to click this option, and follow the steps to safely remove the program from your computer. After program uninstallation, you need to restart your PC.
But always it is not possible to uninstall programs from the program list. In those cases, you need to uninstall the program from the Control Panel. To do this, on the Start menu, click Control Panel. If you are using Windows 7 or Windows Vista then click Uninstall a Program. And if you are using Windows XP click Add or Remove Programs. You will see a list of installed programs. Select the program from the list and click Uninstall (for Windows 7 and Windows Vista). In Windows XP, click the Remove or Change/Remove tab to the right of the program and follow the prompts.