Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Windows Today's Posts Windows Vista is extremelyslow Bydwizzle Jan 17, 2011 Post New Reply Okay, my dad has a dell xps 410 and it runs Generated Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:04:26 GMT by s_hp79 (squid/3.5.20) Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows Vista > Computer problem? Related Links Top of the: day, week, month. 1839 commentsAsk Slashdot: How Can We Improve Slashdot? 1144 commentsAsk Slashdot: Can Technology Prevent Shootings? 766 commentsSlashdot Asks: Why Are Browsers So Slow? http://iversoncreative.com/windows-vista/windows-vista-and-hp-dvd640e.html
Save it as a text file. Cleaning the dust off the processor cured the problem. If you have never tried Auslogics defrag, give it a try, it's free and at least as good as any other. BTW I don't think that manufacturers pay full retail price for windows.ill have to try that, it sounds easy and it sounds like it will make it a million times fasteranyway....lol If https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-performance/vista-running-very-slow-please-help/87b1d8b0-fc44-4bea-b7b9-0c2664439457
No new comments can be posted. You could do a Restore to the oldest saved date.Start a "DOS" box and run (as Administrator) sfc /scannow.Do F8 (or F12, don't remember which for Vista) at the Boot, and The network is a common cause of this problem. I'm lost as to how to figure out what the problem is here.
Man, I'm pretty sick of this. And ETL data mapping is the biggest challenge during any Big Data initiative. It is possible to run the smartctl tool on those directly. Best Free Antivirus Scan first, then Fix.
Thanks! Windows Vista Running Very Slow And Freezing Remove immediately. So anyways I'm a kid too so shut up and learn some manners. (And spelling) PS: I think me just putting windows ME on a router beats the ipod touch thing. When I ran top I could see the "iowait" percentage was near 100% frequently and also saw many drive-related error messages in the system log.
Rebooted several times and no help. Malwarebytes Free Solved: Computer suddenly extremely slow and freezing Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by mmcg, Jun 26, 2012. Do you have details of the blue screen please ie the error message 4. Share twitter facebook linkedin Clean up your computer (Score:3, Interesting) by Wowsers ( 1151731 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @06:26PM (#26567783) Journal We all clean our computers regularly, right?
Might want to try software like RootKitRevealer, or Blacklight. http://www.instructables.com/id/Vista-Too-Slow-Try-this/ That's got to be a slashdot record! How To Make Windows Vista Run Faster Run both programs repeatedly until they show no more infections. Computer Running Slow PC viruses and malware are dangerous and slow down you computer.
Ahm, I would just like to highlight that one way of speeding up your Vista PC is to clean Windows registry. http://iversoncreative.com/windows-vista/how-to-format-windows-vista-without-cd.html seems a bit special. There is no one offending, obvious process. mention netstat -a to check your active connections...also very useful) so bookmark this page and try everything. Malwarebytes
My current favourite defragmenter is; http://www.auslogics.com/en/software/disk-defrag/download/ where you have a choice to defrag and optimise the hard drive at the same time. And DMA, now that was invented for the precise reason and purpose of transferring some data while the CPU services another process. Just tie it to an interrupt that regularly fires, and their code runs in an utterly transparent manner - something Windows also allows. his comment is here Then in the run box type msconfig, then hit the services tab then put a check mark in hide microsoft services what is listed there,after hiding microsoft services?Please post back to
in once cases, leaving their tools CD inside a machine. Ccleaner http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/farbar/MiniToolBox.exe Checkmark following boxes: Report IE Proxy Settings Report FF Proxy Settings List content of Hosts List last 10 Event Viewer log List Installed Programs List Users, Partitions and Memory size Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re: (Score:3, Funny) by Anonymous Coward writes: My Windows is NOT slow.
Not a lot to go on, though as a freebie, XP
I dont want to be rude, but as you change things it becomes harder to know what has been done. Attached Files: Defrag_example.jpg File size: 174.1 KB Views: 5 Jan 20, 2011 #10 eek TS Rookie Posts: 18 when i turn my computer on, it takes a real long time to Have started in safe mode and seems to work fine. Avg Consider changing to a different AV to see if that helps anything.
It follows that if a user only have a 512MB graphics card, then they will see (and XP will use) 3.5GB RAM.This is not a design flaw for XP, it's a Re:Check the HDD (Score:5, Funny) by yo_tuco ( 795102 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @06:27PM (#26567809) "My Windows is NOT slow. Use it exactly as it downloads, and don't be tempted to tick all of the options in the empty boxes, it could take a very long time to run. (typical cleaning http://iversoncreative.com/windows-vista/is-windows-vista-still-good.html Even disabling various McAfee security services didn't fix it - only uninstalling McAfee worked.
After thorough search it seems somebody infected them with some kind of r Re: (Score:3) by phulegart ( 997083 ) writes: I wouldn't call geek squad for anything... Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Internet suddenly extremely slow...Vista's fault? Over 50 powerful tune-up functions make your PC run like new! I've run spybot, antivirus, and looked at proc explorer — no luck.
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