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Slow running Computer

I have windows XP Home. when I bring up my task manager, the system is using 99% of the total usage. It has almost brought my pc to a stand still. I have tried a few things to see if it would help and nothing I can think of helps. I have unuinstalled McAfee, taken all games off of it, tried lavasoft Ad-Aware, and even got a system mechanic software and nothing seems to work. Any help would definately be appreciated

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I have i problem in pc when i start my pc it works slow and when i want to download but can do that the task manager also not working please solve my problem as soon as possible

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You need to shut down programs that are running in background.
Also you will need to run a scan disk, and also defrag your hard drive.
After doing these things should speed your computer up.

If you are not sure how to shut down programs running in background, do a search online for MSCONFIG, and that should help you get started.

Hope this helps.
Feel free to ask any other questions if you have them.
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