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My computer acts like a slow dial up and i have wireless internet

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How old is your computer? Do you have any other computer in the network? Your system resources may be low or the setup could be the cause. You can try disabling the startup programs from msconfig tool and also doing a disc cleanup. If you have any other computer hooked up to the same network, check hows the speed on that computer. Also scan your computer for any spyware or viruses.

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