As many shoppers turn to the Internet for their gifts during the Holiday Season they may take notice of their slow computer performance and start to conjure up images of a new computer as a present for themselves. While many shoppers forgo the shopping malls during the Holiday Season as a method of combating large crowds and limited parking space that sensation of impatience can overcome any individual trying to shop online with a slow computer.
For most, the experience of shopping online is one that is made all the more valuable because of the convenience and speed that it offers. When those attributes are eliminated the act of shopping online can be as frustrating, if not more so, than standing in a long line waiting to complete a purchase.
Shoppers experiencing slow loading pages and applications may be thinking its time to replace their computer but the truth is there’s a much more practical and affordable gift they could give themselves that will restore their computer’s speed.
More often than not a slow computer is the result of a fragmented hard drive. While the name may sound ominous the good news is that there is a simple remedy for those who take the action to repair their computer.
Fragmentation is the direct result of how your computer saves files. There really is no way around your hard drive storing fragmented files other than installing the proper software that works to reverse the damage. It’s important to understand that our computers are constantly saving files throughout each action we take. Whether we’re saving a document or browsing the Internet our hard drive will store temporary files that could lead to a serious slow down in our computer’s performance.
The slow down caused by fragmentation will effect how long it takes to boot up our system, recall and save files, load applications and pages, browse the Internet, check and send emails and more. While the slow speed is bad enough, ignoring the problem will ultimately cause a much bigger headache. Left untreated, fragmentation will eventually lead to a crash that could wipe out all of your files and important documents stored on the hard drive.
While fragmentation is an inevitable fate for an untreated computer, an instant remedy for the disease is defragmentation software. By installing defragmentation software on your