Question about Toshiba Satellite R15-S822 Tablet PC

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Startup takes least a good 5 minutes

I don't use the tablet part of this PC.  Can anyone tell me how to disable the gizillion Toshiba "accessory" apps that come up with startup???
Of course I don't want to disable anything that is critical so I need to know what I can get rid of.  I don't use ANY of the Toshiba accessory items.

When I need the PC, I need it super fast for the work I am involved in.
Hate to buy a new one due to $$$ but I may have to .... this is just not working out.

I'd love to get rid of most of the unnecessary Toshiba apps to speed up the startup of this PC.  I just added 1 gig more of RAM to the 512mb it came with and it's not one bit faster.  Yes, the PC recognizes the new ram as
almost  a gig and a half.

Please help!!!  And thanks so much in advance.

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  • lfletch46 Feb 18, 2008

    Thanks very much AvioriX.
    Really appreciate your help.



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Hi Lynne

You may remove unnecessary startup items by using MSCONFIG utility. You may keep only Toshiba Touchpad utility and Essential security programs. Perform maintenance like using Disk clean up and disk error checking. Also using the performance settings definitely will create significant change. If you need further assistance you may post again I will reply asap.

Good Luck

Posted on Feb 18, 2008

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    ExpressFiX Feb 18, 2008

    you are welcome



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