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IAM USING DELL XPS 1330 WITH 4 GB RAM.. BUT THE LAPTOP'S PERFORMANCE IS REALLY VERY SLOW.. THIS IS JUST LIKE MY DESKTOP WHICH HAS GOT 1GB RAM AND THE SPEED AND PERFORMANCE IS MORE OR LESS ONE AND THE SAME... CAN ANYONE HELP ME WITH THE PROBLEM...AS THE BOOTING TAKES ATLEAST 3MINUTES AND MOREOVER THE SCROLLING IN THE TOUCH PAD STOPPED WORKING

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1. Uninstall Unneeded Programs (Start, Settings, Control Panel, Add/Remove Programs) Keeps at least 10% of your HDD free, 20% is preferred. Windows uses this space for it's swapfile.
2. Scan Your Hard Disk for Errors. (Double-Click MY COMPUTER, Right Click C:, Properties, TOOLS TAB)
3. Scan for Viruses (If you don't have an updated and functional AV, http://free.grisoft.com)
4. Check for Spyware and Adware (http://www.download.com, Spybot search and destroy)
5. Defragment Your Hard Drive (Double-Click MY COMPUTER, Right Click C:, Properties, TOOLS TAB)
6. Adjust Visual Effects for Better Performance (Right-Click the MY Computer Icon, Properties, Advanced TAB)
7. Stop Programs from starting on Windows boot (Start, RUN, MSCONFIG)


If you touchpad isn't scrolling, then the touchpad driver either isn't installed or the MSCONFIG startup line has been disabled.

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