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Windows 7: New Computer Getting Slower By The Day

21 Nov 2011   #11
JMH

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
 
 

* As suggested by StalkeR >Go to Task Manager > Click "show processes from all users" > use the Snipping Tool to take a pic of ALL that are running > send it to us to see just what is running please.

BTW You say you have 107 Task Manager processes.
A tad excessive indeed.

* Did your "relatively new computer " come with a preinstalled Anti Virus?
Is so what was it & how did you remove it?


Edit > beaten by my friend Boshko!



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21 Nov 2011   #12
AlexBSOD

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Heres the task manager processes


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21 Nov 2011   #13
AlexBSOD

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Yeah it came with mcaffe or smth, i just installed avast and disregarded it, never had a problem as i installed it the very first day i got it. I got it last december so its almost a year old.
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21 Nov 2011   #14
AlexBSOD

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Heres the task manager again
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21 Nov 2011   #15
ignatzatsonic

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit
 
 

McAfee is generally a curse, so I'd uninstall it. You may have to use a special uninstall tool from McAfee as anti-virus apps are often hard to get rid of entirely.

Don't know what "smth" is.
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21 Nov 2011   #16
AlexBSOD

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Heres the task manager again*


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21 Nov 2011   #17
ignatzatsonic

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AlexBSOD View Post
For startup, should i uncheck stuff like realtek audio manager, will it disable my sound if it doesnt start at startup?
No.

I have Realtek sound and I have it unchecked.

112 processes is still a major boatload.
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21 Nov 2011   #18
StalkeR

Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Chrome is using ~1GB of ram, but you have pretty enough, so that's not the problem. Also Chrome know to slow down the pc sometimes, especially if you have opened flash sites.
I don't know what tasks you are running atm, but I see some processes that you won't need as:AAM Updates, iTunes helper, Google Toolbar, PVDVD9 Service and others...

I see that you are on desktop pc, but anuway you have more than 100 processes, and that is a lot..
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21 Nov 2011   #19
AlexBSOD

Windows 7 x64
 
 

What should i do?
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21 Nov 2011   #20
ignatzatsonic

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit
 
 

Reboot and tell us how many processes are running 3 minutes later, before you open anything manually.

You can turn off most stuff that runs at startup through msconfig startup tab.

Get a lightweight non-intrusive anti-virus. Maybe Microsoft Security Essentials.

Are you rid of McAfee entirely?

Windows will start fine with NOTHING checked in the startup tab of msconfig, but you should leave anti-virus checked.
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