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You probably have a virus on your system. You will need to install an antivirus. I suggest Avast as it is free and will do a boot time scan. It will get rid of your viruses and your computer should start to run faster.

http://www.avast.com/eng/home-registration.php

Posted on Nov 22, 2008

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My computer is slow and freezes at times when I am on the internest.


I think u need to get a new processor at ur budger for your pc....

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My computer too slow always get the not responding reply.


Eliminate Viruses and Spyware
Step 1

Run your antivirus program. There may be something slowing your computer that you can remove. It is a good idea to run your antivirus program every week.
Step 2

Remove spyware. Run a good spyware tool at least twice a month.
Step 3

Use a pop-up blocker, if you have one. Check your antivirus program.


Dispose of the Extras

Step 1

Delete your document files for anything you no longer need. Saved pictures, audio and video files in particular can slow your computer.

Step 2

Remove unwanted programs from the Control Panel area. Old toolbars or games the kids downloaded off the Internet are a good place to start. Look for software you no longer use, such as the old printer you threw out last year.

Step 3

Clean out your email. Old messages are a constant drain on your computer's resources. Go through every folder, deleting everything you do not need. Leave no mail! Finish by emptying the Deleted Items folder.

Step 4

Turn off unnecessary programs. Check your taskbar for icons that show running programs. Disable anything you are not currently using.

Run Maintenance

Step 1

Run the Disk Cleanup tool located in your Control Panel. (Windows only. For other operating systems, please check the Resources section below.) This will remove temporary files, cookies and unnecessary components to speed up your computer.

Step 2

Defragment your computer. Defragging takes some time, but will speed your computer significantly. You can find the tool in your Control Panel. Run it monthly.

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Check for disk errors. Sometimes corrupted files slow down your computer. To find and fix these files, Go to My Computer and right-click on C drive. Choose Properties, then Tools.

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My pc.. desktop is very slow.. its a windows vista


You may want to look into upgrading your RAM if there is less than 2GB installed. This is a recommendation that I have found in working with several PC's running this Operating System. Also, you would want to run disk clean up and remove any temporary files that Windows finds. Deleting any other temporary or unused files from your PC on a regular basis should increase system performance. In addition, if these steps do not solve your problem, you may want to consider upgrading to a faster performance hard drive (preferably a SATA II with a 32MB cache). As a last resort, you may look at your CPU to see if there is an upgrade for it, as well. Keep in mind that Vista is a resource hog and can slow down a PC within just a short period of time.

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My pc frequently freezes and runs slow. How can I stop this?


defragment pc once every 15 days. uninstall unnecessary pgms.

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My netbook runs slow and freezes


There are many reasons for slowness and freezing. Computer specs (ram, processor speed, connection speed)) could be not enough for today's internet.

Internet cache, temporary internet files, temporary files should be cleared.

Try defragmenting the hard drive.

And try downloading a program like CCleaner from Piriform.

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Having freeze up and very slow loading of


i suggest you 3 different ways to handle this.

1.if tou have a windows cd. just insert it and select windows repair and proceed to the instructions.

2.purchase any any good registry repair and computer optimisation software suchas IOLO SYSTEM MECHANIC ,REGISTRY MECHANIC, ADVANCED SYSTEM CARE etc.


3. to be cheap and effective, you may use trial version of IOLO SYSTEM MECHANIC.


these will optimise your pc automatically.
CHOOSE ANY METHOD YOU LIKE

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Freezing up


try and use the disk clean up then defrag the unit

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Sounds like a slow internet connection. Try pausing the video until it has buffered at least halfway and then play again.

Hope this helps,

erch.

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Slow/frozen


System defragmentation will rectify your problem. For Defrag mentation, You should do
1.Right click on My Computer
2.Click on Manage
3.Navigate ComputerManagement\Storage\Disk Defragmenter
4.Select a drive(eg-C:), Right click on it,and click Degragmenter

It will take many hours.similarly do it for all drives.

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SLOW AND SKIPPING


You will probably need to stop some background programs to free up some RAM or you can always buy some more RAM memory.

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