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I have a HP desktop with Windows XP. I have 2GB of Ram,ddr2-533MHZ with 1 GB in each slot and I can't add more RAM.I have a INTEL Pentium 4HT Tech Enabled3.0GHZ CPU. My machine is getting slower and slower. I have checked for Viruses and registry errors. Is there a different CPU that I can install that will make my machine quicker and more responsive?

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  • Mike Mattis May 03, 2010

    Your suggestion sounds good and makes a lot of sense. Thanks for the good help.
    Mike

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INTEL Pentium 4HT Tech. maximum speed:
Northwood (130 nm) - up to 3.2GHz
Prescott (90 nm) - up to 3.80 GHz

Here is the link for more details:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Intel_Pentium_4_microprocessors#Pentium_4_HT

http://ark.intel.com/MySearch.aspx?HyperThreading=true
(Look for Northwood or Prescott)

Let me know if you need further assistance.

Posted on May 03, 2010

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    Liza Halbrook May 03, 2010

    Although, I would suggest to just delete/recreate all partitions, reformat your computer and do a fresh install. Some viruses and worms can hide from your anti-virus making it hard to detect and remove. Install only the applications you really need.


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