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Old 09-16-2004, 03:40 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My friend has got a laptop and she says it is running quite a bit slower that a couple of months ago .

What could be the problem ?

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Old 09-16-2004, 03:56 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Well......this is interesting. We have the result of the problem, but no explanation of the symptoms. Ask your friend what she has done differently to the laptop lately, and what exactly is running slow.
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Old 09-16-2004, 04:27 PM   #3 (permalink)
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every computer starts to run slower after a couple months. She's more than likely got ads and spyware and crap like that running the background and she doesn't know it. Tell her to stop going to them pr0n sites

get Ad-Aware SE

also get SpyBot

http://www.zonelabs.com/store/conten...scan_01165.jsp

that's a good scanner that'll pick up stuff the others don't but you'll have to manually erase anything including registry keys
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Thanks for replies.

I think the best thing would be to get her to register and explain the problem herself.

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yeah that could help We'll be waitin
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