Originally Posted by keiranb95
I have this old Toshiba Equium, it used to be fast a few years ago but has gotten into old age and is painfully slow and doesn't do a lot of things correctly. Iv'e been inside it after replacing the thermal paste with CPU running at dangerously high temps and managed to get it running at 40 degrees and cleaning out the fan/heatsink. I have owned it since about 2009.
Hmm, when was the last time you did a grease change on the cpu ?
Also, if your computer has been freezing, might be time for a new pair of ram sticks.
If you don't mind backing up all of your files you need do that and attempt a full clean install of vista.
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