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Old 04-03-2012, 04:34 AM   #1 (permalink)
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just few weeks ago it started being slow but ever seen i have it it was running good not sure what made it slow even with the low ram ran good before, any idea what to do. it has window xp pro sp3.
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Old 04-03-2012, 05:15 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Check your heatsink and fans for excessive dust, it can cause the temps to rise, and the system throttle back. Also do typical maintenance such as disk fragmentation, cleaning up temp files. Scan for malware using malwarebytes.
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Check your heatsink and fans for excessive dust, it can cause the temps to rise, and the system throttle back. Also do typical maintenance such as disk fragmentation, cleaning up temp files. Scan for malware using malwarebytes.
ok thank you ill check into that.
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