Beginners Questions New to the community? Make your first post here. If your question is regarding Mac OS X, please use the Mac OS X forum.

Thread Tools Display Modes
  (#1) Old
Teabelly Teabelly is offline
Junior Member
Posts: 1
Join Date: Jul 2011
Smile Bloatware Dell Inspiron Duo - 07-09-2011, 11:20 AM

I have just bought a dell inspiron duo and have heard that a lot of programs can be removed to improve the performance.
I have tried looking on threads but its all too technical for me!
I would appreciate an idiots guide to removing bloatware please!
I'm scared that I am going to remove programs that are essential.
Reply With Quote
  (#2) Old
rrfranczak3 rrfranczak3 is offline
Super Moderator
rrfranczak3's Avatar
Posts: 2,902
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Upstate New York, U.S of A.
Send a message via AIM to rrfranczak3 Send a message via MSN to rrfranczak3 Send a message via Yahoo to rrfranczak3
Cool 07-09-2011, 01:18 PM

you could just reload windows from a USB install, it only has Windows 7 starter installed on it (which is pretty restricted anyway) and most people upgrade to Win 7 Ultimate or Win 7 Pro which will wipe out all the bloatware can search for instructions on how to reload windows from for 'WinsetupfromUSB'

PS. Welcome to the forum...

Dell Mini 10 (Obsidian Black 1010), 2gb RAM, 1.66ghz 533mhz FSB (Z530) processor, A10 BIOS, 1 Terabyte (1000 GB) WD Scorpio Blue Hard Drive (5400rpm), Intel GMA 500 Integrated Graphics, TV Tuner, Bluetooth 2.1 module with EDR, 1.3mp Camera, 1366x768 HD Screen, Wireless 1510 b/g/n mini card, 6 cell (56WHr) Battery, 4gb SDHC, 64gb Flashdrive, Targus Netbook Chillpad, Targus Sport Case, Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (500gb)/Windows 8.1 (500gb) (Dual Boot)

iPad 4 (64gb) w/Retina,Targus Versavu Case

Last edited by rrfranczak3; 07-09-2011 at 01:20 PM.
Reply With Quote

bloatware, dell inspiron duo, performance

« Dell mini inspiron 910 broken screen! | New member! [rts] »
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Copyright © 2008-2016