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Compaq presario notebook v5000 windows XP slow start up

My laptop is very slow. It doesn't play video or music normally any more. it starts up slowly and the log on musical tune is all crackled sounding. it runs slowly and just overall sucks.
I've run spy bot, my anti virus.... disk clean up and de-frag.... system restore... no difference.
I've had this problem before and HP technical support had me uninstall and reinstall a driver or something.. but I don't remember how to do it and now my warranty is expired and they want me to pay for technical support. do you know the steps to fixing this problem???
PLEASE?

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This probably won't help much, but it will clean up things.
Also after logging in to windows

  1. Start
  2. Run
  3. type in msconfig
  4. click OK
  5. click startup
  6. click disable all
  7. click apply
  8. click ok
  9. restart
  10. click on the do not show this again when it boots up and displays configuration has been changed.

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