Probably the most common complaint we hear from customers bringing us their computer for repair is that it is “very slow” or has “slowed down” significantly. There are a lot of different reasons why computers slow down over time, but most of the time they fall into one of 6 categories (sometimes, especially with older computers, we find that 2 or 3 of the categories apply). The infographic below describes the possible causes for a slow computer and provides guidance on what you might to to fix it.

Steve Hamrin
Campus Computer Repair
252 E. High St.
Lexington, Ky.