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Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re:Re:XP running painfully slow by cokebottle308 / March 17, 2004 8:03 PM PST In reply to: Re:XP running painfully slow Great Idea! Namely the time it takes to make a connection and obviously not being able to play the SC2 beta when I am on the road is a huge loss.I do have You've helped me a few times before, and it's usually something bone-headed I've done, but I'm also bull-headed and that's the only way I seem to learn.yes you may have seen Source
If SFC discovers that a protected file has been damaged, altered or missing, it restores the correct version of the file from the cache folder.Run the System File Checker tool (SFC.exe) wwwpdxNov 22, 2012, 4:43 AM Look for InfoAtoms in the IE add ons (Tools etc). Dust restricts the airflow and prevents proper cooling. Publish Read discussions in other Social Networking categories Twitter Ask the community Tags Example: Notebook, Android, SSD hard drive Publish a b α Top Experts HP hang-the-9 42927 messages since 3/24/10 https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windows-xp-professional-internet-freezing-and-taking-long-time-to-load-pages.893153/
Now it's normal at around 4-6% with lots of stuff running in the background. Register now Not a member yet? Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...
Or are you actually checking connectivity? Proffitt Forum moderator / March 15, 2004 11:25 PM PST In reply to: XP running painfully slow And then turn it back on?Much like a cranky light switch (Windows), the setting Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Excellent advise by Maridifer2000 / May 7, 2006 7:42 AM PDT In reply to: Re:XP running painfully slow after struggling for days trying Ccleaner I've asked on many forums but still left with the problem.
When you have moved/saved the files you want to keep, run Disk Cleanup and let it scan your system for files to remove.Disk Cleanup in Windows 8How to use Disk Cleanup Malware Removal Ask ! It takes less than a minute and is completely free! I could use that virtual PC for all my work apps and keep the VPN in there.
Nikorr, I doubt it is a malware problem, I got a top notch Firewall/anti-virus/malware program. Best Free Antivirus I appreciate it. Almost all applications you install want to startup when Windows loads. The Indexing service however speeds up and improves file searches by maintaining an index of the files that are on the hard drive but can be safely deleted.
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ERROR The requested URL could not Worked for me, and yes, it did take hours. This will allow you to experiment and see how your system performs with any of them disabled and easily re-enable them again. I have tested around and it seems to be Flash player that is heavily taxing the browsers, even when not watching videos. Please Explain..
If you uncheck the wrong one, you may not be able to restart your computer. Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - Re:Re:XP running painfully slow by WhiplashChick / March 14, 2004 9:51 PM PST In reply to: Re:XP running painfully slow yea, ran spybot Standard defragmentation programs can neither show you how fragmented your paging files or Registry hives are, nor defragment them. have a peek here If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.
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I couldn't boot into Safe mode initially either by the way!
The computer boots in safe mode easily however. Register now! It was definitely the VPN client.Does the virtual tunnel adapters that the client installs confuse windows? Speedtest Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.
From past, I have tried re-installing the browsers, java and flash. I can try a program called Advanced Systemcare, which cleans up registry, browsing history etc. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. The_ProphecyFeb 26, 2010, 2:35 PM First, flash your BIOS to the latest version (602) and flash it, then download the latest network driver for your laptop.
If not, recheck and move on to the next item. They highlighted it on the support icon in the System Tray. Spyware will drastically slow your machine. This can cause a lag in system startup which some consider undesirable performance.
all that's left is stuff that was hooked up when it worked fine.could logitech drivers be doing this? I got rid of AOL 6 years ago for the same thing. (PP&M tune) "When will they ever learn." ooo---ooo IF anyone has a fix, PLEASE send me info fvm(at)usa.com Flag Check for disk errors by running CHKDSK in "Safe Mode" or from the Recovery Console. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re:XP running painfully slow by chriscrob / November 26, 2004 2:37 AM PST In reply to: Re:XP running painfully slow DON'T USE MSCONFIG
It makes me that mad! Nikorr, I doubt it is a malware problem, I got a top notch Firewall/anti-virus/malware program. To further help others to help you, can you give us a link to your former post for reference ? Related Resources solved Internet takes a long time to connect (DNS server problems) Reverted back to Win 7, now takes a long time to connect to internet solved How to connect
Pam K., San Diego, CA PCTuneUpTips.com is built and maintained by Dave K. My daughter also did the same - she has an older Dell with less RAM, etc and her windows xp slowed down to a crawl about the same time. Members can monitor the statuses of their requests from their account pages. If it does, you then have found the culprit.
m 0 l nikorr June 18, 2012 5:53:34 AM Tehterokkar said:Hello. I wonder what's up with that and if there is another way around it as I still want the security patch. Don't under-estimate the powers of spyware. So I would have gotten an alarm if something was infected.
In extreme cases your PC will appear completely frozen. After that is done watch out for that !#@!%$ message that pops up asking if you wish to use automatic updates (it is going to come with almost every startup)and just