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Windows 7: really slow computer?

14 Aug 2010   #1
freaky88

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 
really slow computer?

my computer has been really slow lately, any tips to speed it up?


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14 Aug 2010   #2
rixto003

Windows 7 Enterprise X64
 
 

any more info maybe?

try gamebooster: Game Booster - Download (makes a big difference on low end computers)
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14 Aug 2010   #3
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Run an antivirus scan and download and run malwarebytes.
http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam.php

Then Maintain Properly
Suggestions for Proper Maintenance

Then use a clean boot to find problems during boot
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929135

Check out your task manager, to look for process using a lot of ram

Finally, I would uninstall your antivirus and install Micfosoft Security Essentials, has small foot print.
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14 Aug 2010   #4
freaky88

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

guys, i think its because i turn indexing off, since then when i open a proogram its been slow
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14 Aug 2010   #5
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

If speed is no longer a problem, you should still follow my previous post with the exception of the clean boot, to have the best that you can.
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14 Aug 2010   #6
The Howling Wolves

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Or try this...
Optimize Windows 7
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14 Aug 2010   #7
freaky88

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by The Howling Wolves View Post
Or try this...
Optimize Windows 7
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im a computer geek ive done alot of this stuff
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14 Aug 2010   #8
freaky88

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

i did a registry defrag, reg clean with tune up utilities, a defrag with defraggler, and used all of ccleaners tools, now its FAST again
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14 Aug 2010   #9
freaky88

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

i have just found it it is a microsoft error, they released a hotfix
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