What are some of the most effective ways to speed up my PC?

1. Run disk clean-up to delete temporary files and free up disk space.

2. Uninstall unused programs, delete unnecessary files, and disable startup programs.
3. Disable background services and apps.
4. Put your PC into Sleep mode or hibernate instead of shutting down.
5. Keep your antivirus software up-to-date.
6. Use an SSD instead of a hard drive if possible.
7. Check if your PC is overheating—clean up any dust buildup in and around fans.
8. Defragment the hard drive.
9. Update your device drivers.
10. Add more RAM if needed.