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My acer aspire 1640 always not responding

Reformatted hard disks C & D.system recovery is nowhere. I have downloaded several drivers for the hardware, it did work somehow but i am having problems with my webcam during a chat session. video always freezes in not less than a minute of chatting. it also affects the encoding when picture freezes. seems links are not hitting its target. dont get the emailed passwords of certain websites. wish to restore it back to its original factory settings. please help.

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  • brody1975 Apr 04, 2009

    It seems that Acer supply machines with insufficient Ram to cope with Windows Vista. With minimal background software running I always get not responding message. My machine is so slow!! I don't think this is an error specific to your machine, but I think we need a bit more RAM!


  • brody1975 Apr 04, 2009

    By the way, I have this problem when the machine is browsing the internet, or when I'm just doing system stuff off line.In ACER performance managemet tag, I'm at about two thirds memory used. But when I check memory it says I don't need more!

  • ravinder Kumar
    ravinder Kumar May 11, 2010

    how much ram do you have.
    does your pc freezes with every application or just while chatting.


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