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Old 10-08-2007, 09:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Internet SO SLOW!

i have an old P4 1.70 GHz
w/ 512mb of ram
pci nvidia graphics card , (its an older one very low end it has a dvi port and a vga so you can hook up 2 monitors.)

im using a belkin wireless card that has worked before.
just formated and reinstalled windows

we get the internet but its going to slow to be of any use what so ever i turned off the firewall and there is extremely low possibilitys of a virus

i have another computer hard wired into the router and internet works for it perfectly and i have another computer using a wireless chip connecting to the router internet also works perfectly

CPU Type: DualCore Intel Pentium D 820, 2800 MHz (14 x 200)
Motherboard Chipset: Intel Lakeport-G i945G
System Memory: 1024 MB (DDR2-533 DDR2 SDRAM)
Video Adapter: Radeon X1300 Series (256 MB)
Audio Adapter: Intel 82801GB ICH7 - High Definition Audio Controller [A-1]
Disk Drive: WDC WD2500JS-22MHB0 (232 GB, IDE)
Disk Drive: WDC WD1600JS-00SGB0 (149 GB, IDE)
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Old 10-08-2007, 11:38 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Its a long shot, but try power cycling the router/modem.

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add an extra 512 of ram
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Old 10-09-2007, 02:08 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Do you have a proxy server for your Internet service provider.

Internet Options --> connections --> lan settings

Try to match the same prefrences for the two Pc's.
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