Are there any other steps I can take to optimize my PC’s performance?

1. Install updates – Make sure to keep your computer up to date with the latest Operating System and software patches as they often contain fixes and system optimization features.

2. Uninstall Unused Programs – Uninstalling programs you no longer use will free up space on your hard drive and improve system performance.

3. Clean Up Your Hard Drive – Running disk cleanup regularly will help remove unnecessary files and free up space on your hard drive.

4. Disable Unwanted Services – Disabling unnecessary services can reduce the number of processes running in the background, freeing up memory and CPU resources.

5. Manage Startup Applications – Limiting the number of applications that launch upon startup can significantly speed up the boot process.

6. Adjust Visual Effects – Reducing the amount of visual effects enabled can improve overall system performance.

7. Overclock Components – Overclocking your components can improve system performance, but be sure to do so with caution.

8. Defragment the Hard Drive – Fragmentation of the hard drive is one of the causes of poor system performance. Periodic defragging of the drive will help reduce fragmentation.