Same Old Question: Why is My Computer So Slow All of a Sudden?

Summary: This 3-minute article explores the many reasons that computers slow down and how to make them run faster and keep them running at peak performance. Contact GEEKAID Computer and Network Support at to discuss what IT support your SMB needs to maintain its computer system.

Few things are more frustrating than slow computers. Whether you’re experiencing long bootups, slow internet connections or slow-loading software applications, it all adds up to slowing down your SMB’s workflow. Ironically, these frustrations can occur with old and new computers. Unfortunately, even new computers can slow down after the first few months of use.

If you are frustrated and wondering, “Why is my computer so slow?” However, don’t let desperation set in. But before you buy a new computer, there are some steps you can try to speed things up.

How To Make Computers Faster

IT Maintenance and Computer Repairs

IT Maintenance is essential to maintaining a fast, secure and smoothly running system and network. All devices connected to your business network or used for doing business must be maintained regularly. They must also be analyzed for speed, ease of access and operation, and established security protocols and defenses to protect your hard-earned business data. With the expanded use of remote and work-from-home employees, having a team of IT experts to support your systems is imperative for a small to midsized business. Your IT support team can train your staff, update your software, inspect and monitor your hardware and provide iron-clad cyber security for all your devices and networks. GEEK-AID® Computer and Network Support specializes in customized Managed IT Services for small to midsized businesses. GEEK-AID®'s team of experts is comprised of top specialists in different areas of IT.

Managed IT Services

There are affordable options to help manage all your IT needs. GEEK-AID® Computer and Network Support specializes in customized Managed IT Services for small to midsized businesses. GEEK-AID®’s team of experts is comprised of specialists in different areas of IT services, serving clients onsite and remotely. The GEEK-AID® team doesn’t clock out at five o’clock on Friday. They are available 24/7 to ensure your computers, network and data stay healthy and secure. As your business grows, expands its network and adds more devices such as smart controls, wireless access and remote access, your network vulnerability and need for regular IT support will grow, too. Hardware and software installation and maintenance, repair, security and network protection must be consistent, proactive and not wait for a system failure or data breach to create a crisis management situation.

Call (877) GEEK-AID (877-433-5243) to evaluate and discuss your IT support needs and the steps that may be taken to keep your computer system and all its devices running at maximum speed and efficiency.