Volume control slow to repond including other task bar icons

  1.    04 Jan 2016 #1

    Volume control slow to respond including other task bar icons

    I am not sure if this is a real issue that i'm having but i haven't had this problem before in the past when i was running windows 8.1.

    It seems now my laptop which has been recently upgraded to Windows 10 is now slowing down and accessing any toolbar is becoming very slow to respond when selecting an icon.

    Although i dont have this issue compared to my desktop pc running the same operating system, this now is starting to become very concerning.

    I was just wondering unless there are other startup programs in the background that i am not aware of, that is slowing things down the system which is understandable but i would think this now take me several minutes even up to about 10 minutes at a time before i access the volume control or for that matter any other toolbars on the task bar.

    The strange thing here is that i can open up Google Chrome or Windows Edge or for that matter any other program i wish without having to wait. But why is it, this is only happening with the icon on the task bar.

    Just wondering what should i do to allow this to say speed things up for me. Has anyone else had this similar issue.

    Oh by the way i hardly have any programs installed on my laptop and this is still a fairly new pc as it is a Acer i5 processor so i would think it should be able to handle this startup issue without me having to wait such a long time.

    Any ideas to get this moving more quickly.
    Last edited by Bruce the Shark; 05 Jan 2016 at 16:06.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


Related Threads
How to Use Old or New Volume Control in Windows 10 When you click/tap on the volume system icon on the taskbar in Windows 10, a new modern volume control will open. This tutorial will show you how to switch to use the old or new volume...
After a recent compulsory update (13th Dec) to Windows 10, my start menu won't open by clicking on the icon or by the windows key. The search button also doesn't respond. All programs previously pinned to the taskbar no longer appear, even when open...
Hello, Ten Forums! I was wondering whether it were possible to open the volume mixer instead of the volume control when left-clicking on the volume icon in the tray. At the moment I have it set to open the old classic menu, but not the volume...
JBL Speaker volume control problem in Drivers and Hardware
Hi all, new poster,no too tech savvy and unsure of which section to post in. Just fired up our brand-new Dell Inspiron this morning, plugged in the battered but still very serviceable JBL M310 J2.1 surround speakers,and couldn't turn the volume up...
Solved Old Volume Control in Customization
Those who may want the old volume control, in Windows 10, with Speakers and Mixer links: 23661 In the Windows Registry Editor, navigate to: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion and create a new sub-key under...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:45.
Find Us