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After the reinstall...

After I had my harddrive reinstalled I began having problems with my touchpad. I have tried all the suggestions to fix it but nothing works. I even purchased a new wireless mouse from Radio Shack which I cannot install on my computer...Radio Shack can install it on their computer with Vista on it. I'll try another one.

When I am on a web page, sometimes it quits responding and I have to start Task Manager. I figured my RAM memory is too full and too many things are starting up at start up . Where can I find a list of programs that were installed on my computer with the disc that is supposed to start up when I turn on the computer? I did get rid of several programs that don't need to be on the computer. I can't seem to fix this problem. Any suggestions? I can't get any more RAM memory. I have a Toshiba Satellite A135-4727. HELP!!! I am so frustrated.
Thank you for taking time to respond to my delima.
Sharon T

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  • sharib60 Jan 06, 2009

    No. I reinstalled my drivers and guess what...My computer went nuts and crashed. I could not access my disk drive. The computer would not recognize it. I could not reinstall my hard drive because it would not recognize the disk drive OR boot up in safe mode. I restarted it several times and NOTHING. I already put $300 into this thing and decided to go out and purchase another computer. Well after this crazy computer had been turned off for a week, my son came in and turned it on and inserted the disc in safe mode and restored the computer. So much for saving money. But hey, I got a really cool computer at an INCREDABLE DISCOUNT!!! HP Pavilion Special Edition. I love it!!!

  • Kevin Nelson May 11, 2010

    What version of Windows are you using? And was this a full re-installation or a repair installation (if using xp)?

    Also, go to the Start button, select run, type MSCONFIG. That will show you programs that start for everyone, run once or run for the currently active account. If MSCONFIG does not work, download this program from It provides a more graphical way to see what MSCONFIG would show you.



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Sounds like your drivers are missing or wrong due to the new HD installation. (Been there, done that.)
You can spend hours trying to fix this by loading individual drivers with no success. If your system did not come with a system recover disc, contact Toshiba @ 1-800-457-7777 and order one. It is NOT available from them on-line (right... very stupid). The disc will cost you $19.95 for 5 day delivery and $24.95 for 2 day delivery.
This disc will have ALL the correct drivers for your system and, once you have installed it, you can check for any updates for each specific driver.

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