How to Clean and Speed up Slow mac computer (All versions)

Clean and Speed up Slow mac computer-

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by the time every computer mac or windows gets slow and we have to understand how we can get the best performance from our machine .

for this topic lets concentrate only on mac computers and how to Clean slow mac computer.

Understanding why mac is slow –

  • it has some junks and cookies , temp files , toolbar in browser  or may be corrupted codes inside it .
  • few most used programs are outdated and need to be updated
  • load of start up programs can also make it very slow
  • use activity monitor to see which program is making it more slow
  • your mac computer is very old like more than 6-7 years you may have to upgrade the R.A.M memory .
  • Your hard drive need some disk clean up . please remove all unnecessary big files and use ccleaner to clean up the hard drive and speed up the mac computer and also wipe out free space on hard drive .
  • Un-install all unwanted programs and application for better performance .

How to Clean slow mac computer-

in order to clean slow mac computer first you need to close all programs and restart the computer

  1. download ccleaner for mac and  run it (its free to use )
  2. Close safari or the browser that you use  and remove all unwanted toolbar.
  3. disable all start up programs that you don’t use they make your computer slow .
  4. time to time apple release there software update to maintain and fix bugs inside there operating system . please download the latest updates for your operating system
  5. disable all the visual and animation effects to Get better performance .
  6. you can also reduce Transparency by going system Preferences >Accessibility> Reduce transparency check the box and save the settings .

if all this did not work you can also try doing a reset on https://fixingblog.com/quick-steps-reset-mac-computer-factory-settings-version/

Few More tips and tricks to speedup slow mac computer –
  • please reboot your mac computer once a day
  • you can also add some more R.A.M for good performance .( we recommend minimum 2-4 G.B )
  • Please clear space from hard drive as much as you can . only remove those big files that you don’t use .
  • Mac computer auto-defrags big files you can adjust the settings .
  • you can turn off encryption also that will also help you to increase the speed of your mac computer . but Know the risk  disabling encryption will put your computer on risk when its stolen . click on Apple menu > System Preferences, then click Security & Privacy. here you can see file vault Tab on top . once you click on lock button it will ask you user name and password . than turn off the file Vault and please save the settings and restart the mac .

see if all these steps helps and make your computer fast .

for more steps please comment below and let us know any other issue with your computer .

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