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Problem with the acer aspire 5100 processor

Hey, I'm not really that good with computers but there seems to be a problem with my acer aspire 5100, the processor is running at 797MHz which is more than half than what it is suposto be (1.997GHz i believe the manual said), I'm not sure what is wrong with it but help would be appreciated.

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and its not just saying that its running at 797MHz, and running at 1.997GHz... it is running at 797MHz, how do i know... i cant play fable, or games that require a reasonable processor.

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Your CPU is underclocking to save power. You can use an application like SpeedSwitchXP to dynamically increase/decrease your CPU speed. You can download one form
http://www.diefer.de/speedswitchxp/
Its pretty easy to use runs in the system tray. all you have to do is ask it to use max performance even when the system is running on battery. I am sure this will help.

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Click start and the point to " my computer" then right click and then; click "properties" in " general tab" you can see computer " the details of your computer.

or click start then "run"
type "dxdiag" and then enter.
system information is display.

In case: computer run in 797MHz then; restart computer simultaneuously press F2 to enter the bios setup , find load bios setup default and then press "F10" to save and exit setup.

hope this help.

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