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Old 02-28-2004, 03:32 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I had posted the other day regarding losing resources, well today I only have msn open and this forum and already down to 36% on resources. Is this mormal I am running ME and have 512MB RAM.

It is HP 7850 Pavillion, is there another way to check why and how I am losing so much, I feel with that much RAM I should have a lot more resources left????


PS: I may be wrong this part of computing is all new to me, ie. te resource and innerworkings of the computer.

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Old 02-28-2004, 05:04 PM   #2 (permalink)
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That seems totally abnormal. You should check to see what processes are starting when you boot up your PC. Goto start > Run > Type "msconfig" and then goto the startup tab. Do you know how to post a screenshot? If so, post it here with your reply. Or, if you want you can just post the entries that are checked off here. If you know for sure that you don't need a particular process running, then you can simply uncheck it from this window.

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