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Windows 7: Internet sometimes very slow on my laptop

01 Mar 2010   #1
patrick27md

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Internet sometimes very slow on my laptop

Whenever the internet on my laptop slows down everything is slow. All 3 of my browsers (GC, FF, IE) slow down and so do my download managers. When it is slow it is slow for several hours and restarting the computer doesn't help. If I leave the computer on all night and then restart it in the morning it is usually back to normal. On my other laptop the internet is fine. My internet is 6 Mbps DL and when it slows down it is about as fast as dial-up. The problem is the same whether wired or wireless.

Thanks for any help


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01 Mar 2010   #2
FZ21Z

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Hi.

Did you clean install or upgrade, and what "tuneup" utility do you use, as Windows 7 doesn't really need it.
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01 Mar 2010   #3
patrick27md

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I did a clean install and I have TuneUp Utilities. TuneUp Utilities 2010
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01 Mar 2010   #4
FZ21Z

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Have you scanned for viruses?
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01 Mar 2010   #5
patrick27md

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I did a complete anti-virus and anti-malware scan and nothing. I have always had my BitDefenter tuned on.
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