Slow Performance of Microsoft® PowerPoint 2010
What are the causes of slow performance issues of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 and how to fix and prevent such issue?
Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 is the latest version of the PowerPoint application. You have to install this application from the Microsoft website only. They are the genuine makers of Microsoft Office suite. Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 is a presentation programs and is a part of Microsoft Office suite. This application help users to use the graphical approaches in order to make the presentations. The presentation can be made and presented in the form of slide shows. This could be used in the business as well as in the classrooms and is very effective tool for giving the training process. Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 is very user-friendly. In order to avoid the slow performance of the Microsoft PowerPoint 2010, you need to make sure that your system free from all the viruses. Whenever you are going to install the software, always make sure that you are using the genuine and licensed website only, otherwise, it would create issues.
Following are some of the tips to fix the slow performance of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010:
- Turn virtual memory on
- Remove all malwares
- Remove excess files and add-ins
Turn virtual memory on
It is seen that when you are running the Microsoft PowerPoint with virtual memory turned off in the Windows Operating System, you would experience slow performance of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. In order to turn the virtual memory on, firstly, quit all running programs. From the Start menu, go to 'Control Panel'. In that, double-click 'System' icon. From the 'Performance' tab, take 'Virtual Memory'. Then, you need to click on the 'Let Windows manage my virtual memory settings (recommended)' option. Then, click 'OK' and then 'Close'. If prompted, try to restart the Windows.
Remove all malwares
If you find that your Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 is slow, that might be due to the presence of the malwares. They are the unwanted software programs which have the capability to corrupt the system folders and the files. These malwares could be residing in the program and could replicate themselves. If they are present in the system, they would also affect the performance of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. System would also become slow. You have to use the best antivirus software and then try to remove all the unwanted malwares which are present in the system. When these spywares are removed, Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 would perform normally.
The presence of excess files in theTEMP folder would cause the slow performance of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Sometimes, presence of WMF files in the TEMP folder would cause issues. So, you have to delete all those unnecessary files. Then, performance of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 would increase. Presence of more add-ins would also cause slow performance of the Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. So, you have to disable them. If there are virus affected add-ins, that would also cause issues.
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