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n o v i c e 03-20-2005 09:28 PM

I am new at this and I thank everyone in advance for any help. I have two questions. I have a compaq presario running win 98 se with only a 500 meg processor. My first problem is that sometimes my computer locks up during shutdown showing the windows screen. Second I have an old version of McAffe virus scan, when I enable it it slows everything down. And when I try to update I get an error 'type mismatch'

StrifeX 03-20-2005 09:45 PM

Go get yourself an upgrade version of XP that should solve your problems.

okcpcmedic 03-21-2005 09:41 AM

McAfee is good but it's a resource hog, especially on a slower computer. AVG is a good freeware alternative that doesn't use up a log of resources.

okcpcmedic 03-21-2005 09:43 AM

Here's some info on the Windows 98 shutdown problem. It might help.

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