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Extreme slow performance, cpu performance maxed out

Installed with intel core2 duo 2.4, 4gb ddr2 667, hitachi 400gb sata 16mb cache, winxp home sp2 hoffixes and updates all present.
3 months old.
pc slow response to most things esp. internet programs, has tendancies to freeze, crash and or turn self off indicating "windows recovered from serious error"
Have taken in to repair shop - installed new OS + checked speed - state nothing wrong
helppppppppppppp am at wits end
have tried all configs of memmory from 1gb, 2gb 3gb etc
bios date is october 2006

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Re: extreme slow performance, cpu performance maxed out

Asus P5N32 SLI Premium according to Asus Website doesn't support any core 2 duo cpu except for 2000 series which is 800 FSB.  So if you have a 2.4GHz, you may NOT be running at the proper speed.

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Re: extreme slow performance, cpu performance maxed out

Boot to safe mode and see if the problem is the same.
Have you checked for viruses and spyware?
Look in Control Panel/Admin Tools/Event Viewer, System and Application for red marks.
Do you have a temp monitor installed?
Have you changed anything in the BIOS? Set to safe defaults.

Posted on Oct 27, 2007

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