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RAM UPGRADE FOR HP COMPAQ 6720s

We want to upgrade our hp compaq 6720s, at the moment it has it's standard 1GB of RAM, to upgrade do we have to remove the original 1GB of RAM first then replace with upgrade of RAM.
We find that when using a few programs at once it seem's to get a little slow, for instance at the moment we are running two email programs and one ebay program and now on this site FixYa, the RAM graph is at 83%, and loading pages seems to be taking longer, When refreshing a new page (say ebay) the CPU graph hits 100%.
Some advice would be great...

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The speed of your computer is determined by the memory capacity, the hdd storage capacity (that means that if the hard drive is full of data your computer becomes low - not about the size of your hard drive) and your processor speed.

In your case I recommend:

1) A good cleaning,
2) Be sure that your computer is not virus or spyware infected
3) Get rid of those programs that you are not using.
4) Disable the programs that are running on the background

Sure after that your computer will become faster.
Your memory capacity is good enough to your normal duties (above described)

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