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In Vista what is exactly stored in FileRepository?

Was curiuous about what is exactly stored in FileRepository? it seems to take a lot of space inside the windows folder. i am using Vista home basic and the size of this folder is about 1GB, the exact path would be: C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository

i would not say that the system is slow, however i have a hang of working on networked enviorment with XP and it is definately faster. my system config would be:
Proc: AMD Turion 64X2 1.90GHz
RAM: 1 GB
HDD 160GB

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Its the list of drivers needed for hardwares that you'll plug later.. try increasing ur RAM if you dont have a video card to decrease PC Lag. XP doesnt need so much memory compared to Vista

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If your system is slow, then use disk cleanup and defrag very often. The file repository is a collection of drivers for many different devices and programs.

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