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Slow, Not responding message sometimes, freezing up sometimes, All hardware appears ok, ram ok- added more in past week, one of the checks I did tokld me the ram was low, so I doubled it.Ran a defrag, still samr troubles.

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  • weldon381 Apr 12, 2009

    this happins on all programs, weather I am using email, or on the web, or on facebook, etc.

    My desktop was originaly a NEC, but has been upgraded over the years, and only some things are still NEC. New mother board, ram, cd drive hard drive etc, all changed.

  • weldon381 Apr 12, 2009

    windows XP

    mother board =ECS

    Mod = K7SOM+

    CPU= AMD Duron Processor

    RAM = 512 MB

    Vido card = sis 650_651_M650_M652_740

  • weldon381 Apr 12, 2009

    Another thing I forgot to tell you:



    Keep geting message : To free up disk space outlook express can compact messeges, if I check ok it will only go 1/2 way than stop(shut down) I cannot find a way to stop this message



    Also sometimes the A drive goes off by itself, as if you called for it and it never had a disk in it. This noise will keep on until I put a disk in it. ( altough it has not done this now for some time)

  • weldon381 Apr 12, 2009

    Sorry for the mistake I removed the 2+256 mb =512 MB and installed 2+512 mb = 1024 MB NOW

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Is this limited to just a few programs? have you tried reinstalling the program that does it?

Can you tell me more about what programs do this and when.

Thanks

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  • Ekse Apr 12, 2009

    Are you using xp or vista, also can you tell me the spesifications of the computer, Ram, cpu, hard drive, video card, how old is it?

  • Ekse Apr 12, 2009

    I see, its quite old machine, How many programs do you have open on the background? with that kind of a cpu and only 512mb of ram you can't have much open at the same time and keep the computer running smoothly.



    I could have a look into your computer over remote support if your intrested (included in the original 9.99) and see if I can improve or find the source of the problem with you.



    http://www.fastsupport.com/178625956 This link will start the remote support session if asked the support key is without spaces 178 625 956 if you have any problems in starting the session use the manually download software link on the bottom.



    this will work for around 30 minutes, I will be available ones you join the session you can open up the chat and wait for me to respond I might go away from the computer for few minutes now and then.

  • Ekse Apr 12, 2009

    Sure, start the remote support session and lets look into it.

  • Ekse Apr 12, 2009

    My email is nikoht@gmail.com let me know if any problems come up.

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