I do believe MS is in control of it's software & there's no way around it. Thread Tools Search this Thread 06-28-2011, 08:27 AM #1 lfine Registered Member Join Date: Aug 2005 Posts: 88 OS: winxp Hello, I have a Dell Inspiron Laptop1720 laptop with Añadir a Cargando listas de reproducción... 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 Check This Out
Runs like a new machine with the patch. You can also use Check Disk (Chkdsk) to scan your hard disk for errors. Also, your desktop background will not appear in this mode. she's nice and clean. this contact form
Create a Restore Point so you can go back to it. 2. I have no idea what this program is. Inicia sesión para informar de contenido inapropiado. The System Properties window opens.
I would contact Comcast. I noticed e-mail being sent, would hang up when the AV was checking it outgoing. It seemed OK until I installed AVGfree antivirus and a wireless "dongle". Windows Xp Very Slow Startup Inicia sesión para que tengamos en cuenta tu opinión.
The following is a quote from link: "The user guide is old and shows how to do it in XP, not sure if it will work with Win 7 but worth Windows Xp Very Slow Performance Turn off your PC and unplug it from the mains, take the lid off, then gently blow the dust out. share|improve this answer answered Jul 17 '09 at 2:48 Nate 99331530 Pretty sure he tried that. –Sasha Chedygov Jul 17 '09 at 6:28 add a comment| up vote 0
if the CPU is using betweeen 10-20% then it could be the signal strength from the modem.
Meditational State 1.929.474 visualizaciones 11:14 Cargando más sugerencias... Dell Laptop Running Slow Windows 10 One sure way to find out is to know what you've turned off and when you get the first sign of a malfunction, reactivate and see if that was the area Información Prensa Derechos de autor Creadores Publicidad Desarrolladores +YouTube Términos Privacidad Política y seguridad Enviar sugerencias Probar las nuevas funciones Cargando... the ram is new and everything else got a clean bill of health from a tech buddy of mine.
NOTE: When using safe mode, the video resolution will be 800 X 600 and may make your icons and text appear larger than normal. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1768407/windows-dell-slow.html No, create an account now. How To Speed Up Windows Xp Performance I recall this happenening to me about 3 years ago and I thought I had an old machine and windows 2000 and that was the problem. Windows Xp Running Slow And Freezing I've disconnected from the Net for one hour & XP automaticly does into convulsions, it wants its updates or it slows down also untill it gets what it wants.
If any of these show the problem, then let Dell know about which app you used and what failure you found, then at least they have a reproducable hardware problem. his comment is here It has saved my butt and my data. More blogposts Topics Computing Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share via Email Share on LinkedIn Share on Pinterest Share on Google+ Share on WhatsApp Share on Messenger Reuse this content Please note, that if a service runs for catalog indexing such as Cidaemon.exe that is discussed in the Win2k article [Q156756], further discussed in [Q308202] for both Win2k and WinXP, it My Dell Laptop Is Running Very Slow
I would keep track of the applications and utilities you have installed, and when the problems begin to happen. Kitts & Nevis St. Can you uninstall it via Add/Remove programs and then run the McAffee removal Tool. this contact form Any ideas?
Photograph: Lucidio Studio Inc/Corbis Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share via Email View more sharing options Share on LinkedIn Share on Pinterest Share on Google+ Share on WhatsApp Share on Windows Xp Slow Performance Fix share|improve this answer answered Jul 17 '09 at 6:23 EvilChookie 4,28311533 Thanks. GadgetWorm 1.602.111 visualizaciones 8:04 How to clean RAM - Duración: 3:46.
LINUX here I come. Click Yes when prompted. It would be nice to be able to make an accurate diagnosis.J KingA PC running Microsoft Windows XP should continue to run at the speed it did when you bought it. Dell Laptop Running Slow Windows 8 Hi Forum Friends, Pls offer your expert advice on following.
To access and use this feature, refer to the link below and select the System Restore option: How To Restore or Reinstall Microsoft Windows on a Dell Computer Back to Top This can be accomplished by some or all of the following steps: Delete temporary files and directories Click Start, then in the search bar type "disk". Everything is running slow- games, IE, etc.- and when I check task manager I range from 10% to 20+% CPU usage (not sure if that's normal or not) when nothing but navigate here Also, if you are wireless, does the issue persist when you are hard-lined. 06-29-2011, 08:22 AM #5 lfine Registered Member Join Date: Aug 2005 Posts: 88 OS: winxp
Then 12 x 1024 = 12288 megabytes.) Click the Set Button Then Click OK, OK, OK to close all the Windows and restart your system for the changes to take effect. Right-click the Start button to open the Preferences menu, then click System. Remember Find Fast which everybody has been turning off because it's simply a system drain? Sooner or later you sould find the update or new driver that is the poison pill.
Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: XP running painfully slow The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Go to Add/Remove programs and uninstall any software you no longer use. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re:''The extent is huge''?