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Windows 7: Internet access slows to a crawl after 3 days

27 May 2018   #11

win 8 32 bit

See if this tells us the problem

Please download MINITOOLBOX and run it.
Downloading MiniToolBox

Checkmark following boxes:

Flush DNS
Reset FF proxy Settings
Reset Ie Proxy Settings
Report IE Proxy Settings
Report FF Proxy Settings
List content of Hosts
List IP configuration
List Winsock Entries
List last 10 Event Viewer log
List Installed Programs
List Users, Partitions and Memory size
List Devices (problems only)

Click Go and post the result

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28 May 2018   #12

Win 10 x64, Linux Lite, Win 7 x64, BlackArch, & Kali

GregO1949, have you tried

Delete Browsing History/Caches/Personal Data

This is an old tip, but a good one-there's no real replacement for just cleaning out your browser's cache and all of the data that it's been keeping about you to speed it up. Plus, if you've never cleaned that data up, now is a good time to do it anyway.
In Firefox, you can clean up your personal data in the Firefox menu, under Options (Windows) or Preferences (Mac OS.) Click the Privacy tab to clear your recent history, cookies, or other browsing data. In Google Chrome, click the wrench in the toolbar and open the Options menu (Windows) or Preferences menu (Mac OS,) then click "Under the Hood" to see the buttons to "Clear Browsing Data."

In Chrome and Firefox you can set them to delete/not save much of the junk that accumulates.
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