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Windows operates very slowly

Even thought I ran Disc Cleanup and then Defrag, the system operates better but still very slowly. For instance, when I launch IE, it takes a minute or so to let me see the browser. What to do?

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  • scott011 May 11, 2010

    What os. are you running? And I need some spec. of your pc.

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It could be too many startup apps in Msconfig, not enough memory, need to run Volume Check, need to run defrag, bad spots on hard drive, spyware.

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