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Enhancing your laptop speed.

Make it a regular habit of deleting the temp files on your system as this can lead to slowing of you laptop. For doing this click RUN in the START menu and type "%temp". This will take you to your temporary files which you can regularly delete . Or goto MY COMPUTERS select the appropriate drive, goto documents and settings where you will have temp folder. Select this folder and delete all the files.
Note : Kindly do this activity when you start the computer as it will not delete the temp file which are in use if you do it later.

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my system is verry slowe working


It could be many reasons:
Your laptop/desktop doesn't have much memory or diskpace available
Your laptop/desktop may have spyware, malware, or viruses
Your laptop/desktop may have antivirus software scanning in progress
Your Internet connection is slow
Your laptop/desktop may have device driver issue.

May 13, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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my pc is very slow


-Can you provide more information about your issue?
-Are you using Windows XP or Windows Vista or Windows Seven?

When you say slow, is it slow when you are on the internet or slow when accessing or the computer or generally slow like everything is running slow?

Mar 25, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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I was on my computer the other day and it went really slow what is wrong?


Hi there;

As you are using dell inspiron 1501 pc notebook it has operation system windows Xp and as your laptop is running slow you can try some of the following steps

1)click on start>>run>>in run type prefetch and delet all folders

2)click on start>>run>>in run type temp and delete all folders

3)click on start>>run>>in run type %temp% and delete all folders

all theses folder contain the junk files and if have too many junk files in these folder your system will run slow

the next step that you can follow is stoping the software running automatically which are another reason to make your system slow inorder to stop the software to run automatically you have to follow

click on start>>run>>type msconfig

go to start up tab and unchecked the software that you don't want to run by them self and then click on Apply button and restart your system

you can also try to scan the system with anti virus to make sure your system is not running slow

Regards

Om

Oct 19, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

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slow system


Hi,
Follow the following Steps and you can get rid of the Slow System Problem:
1) Left Click on Start, then click on Run and type "temp" in the open box and click on ok .
2) Delete all the files from the "temp" folder and close the window.
3) Left Click on Start, then click on Run and type "%temp%" in the open box and click on ok .
4) Delete all the files from the "%temp%" folder and close the window.
5) Left Click on Start, then click on Run and type "Prefetch" in the open box and click on ok .
6) Delete all the files from the "Prefetch" folder and close the window.
7) Restart the computer.

Aug 11, 2008 | Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop

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