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Windows 7: Idle System RAM/CPU Usage

21 Feb 2010   #11
whest

XP, Vista, W7 64bit Home Premium
 
 

Open Control Panel - Backup and Restore - Create a system repair disk - it will fit on a 700 mb CD - this is more or less the same as what comes with the W7 install DVD - and can be used if your system fails altogether - you would have to insert your other backup DVD's with the system image - i know it works as I've read the tutorial on ZDNET - I'll try to find the link and post back.

http://www.brighthub.com/computing/w...les/30950.aspx

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