Quote: Originally Posted by GrandServer
The problem was that my computer was being limited by my power plan - which I had changed before.
So restoring the power plan to the default settings worked.
It's much faster now. By 200%. No kidding.
Great stuff Grandy just as a by the by I had a similarish scenario with my Toshiba L550 - I had to reverse
the power plan is order for the screen to come up as anything approaching bright.
Still at least your online again.
If you want a bit of speed up try Brinks tutorial on optimising ( my Bible chapter 1 LOL!!) Optimize Windows 7