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Old 10-13-2004, 08:11 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Windows XP - Home Edition Help

I have just had a new PC built for me, here are the details

Windows XP - Home Edition
AMD Duron
80 Gig Hard-Disk
512 Ram

I also have Broadband at 1MB

It cost me £330-00, 1 week a go today, all was fine
Now it seems to stop responding sometimes, and sometimes it dont boot up, any ideas ? I dont know, do the newer pc's still have problems now and then ?

Then again I used to have this system

Pentium 3 Processor
28.5 Gig Hard-Disk
256 Ram

Thank-you Lawrie
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Old 10-13-2004, 04:57 PM   #2 (permalink)
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do you have antivirus and anti spyware running on it? it's possible that you have just got some junk on it that is causing trouble...
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Old 10-13-2004, 06:25 PM   #3 (permalink)
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You said it doesn't boot up. Do you mean that when you press the power button and nothing happens? How far do you get in the boot process?
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sorry what i mean is that sometimes it sort of stutters and the whole machine freezaes then i have got to restart the machine
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