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Slowness of the Laptop

I have a HP nx6110 series laptop. The configuration of the same is 40GB HDD and 256MB RAM with 1.6 GHz processor.
Now a days, its so slow that i have stoped using it. It is running on licensed version of XP though.
Just wanted to know, is it that the XP updates are too big for my 256MB RAM to handle? Should i increase the RAM size? or is it redundant and should be scrapped off?

Thanks,
Darshan

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  • tdwight1 Mar 14, 2009

    I have an hp compaq nx6110 (1.6GHz, Intel Pentium M 1766 MHz, only 14 GB used and 37 GB free on hard drive). It's taking at least 4 minutes to boot up on AC power and running slow even after installing the maximum ram (2 GB) and running Advanced System Optimizer software. I cleaned up and defragged and cleaned the hard drive and registry, I have 77% of my ram free when operating a normal load. Is the Front Bus speed the issue? Registry problem? Also the audio hickups slightly when Windows start up theme plays and when CD plays. Is there anything I can do to speed this thing up?

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The laptop is not redundant. Go to Crucial and go through their memory scan. XP can run on 256mb ram but not well. You will get more years out of the computer with more ram installed.

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