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The culprit is usually that my kid has hit the Turbo button off. If you have changed or added a device since the last startup, the problem might be with the new configuration. That probably is the problem! Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post.

In one case the heatsink got unglued off of the northbridge. If you're installing everything twice, load Win95 and all your 32-bit Windows applications on the system first. Make you voice heard. You should write down or use a utility to print all of the CMOS information.

Usually a by-product of being under some external load that you know nothing about (it could be backing up, etc). solved Computer running extremely slow solved Newly Built PC running games extremely slow Just moved to new area with new ISP, but games running extremely slow now PC running EXTREMELY SLOW, Windows NT Server version 3.51 drivers for these devices will not work correctly when you are running Windows NT version 4.0.Top of pageTroubleshooting Disk Problems That Occur After Logon This section

run task manager (Score:5, Insightful) by shutdown -p now ( 807394 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @07:31PM (#26567873) Journal I've seen systems start crawling on stupid windows background crap MY SOLUTION: Uninstalled Norton's AV and then reinstalled. Then you run sysdiff after you install Esketch. When you use this approach, you can use a low-level disk editor to examine the information on the disk in the same way you would troubleshoot a problem with a disk

Here's how: Click on your Start button and select Run. what about the drivers for my Nostromo n52? From: http://www.kessels.com/Jkdefrag/ [kessels.com] How do I disable the Windows built-in defragger? Natalie Portman Obligatory (Score:5, Funny) by samriel ( 1456543 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @06:14PM (#26566711) GeekSquad diagnosis: Vista installed.

Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Turbo button... (Score:4, Funny) by Telecommando ( 513768 ) writes: on Friday January 23, 2009 @09:19AM (#26573379) Yeah, but I'll bet it's real slow running Vista.How I loaded XP 6 times now and it runs fine... Some tools will even allow you to repair the bad sectors but usually if you've got bad sectors you should start looking at a new HDD soon. - If you have Share twitter facebook linkedin Viruses running as threads and interrupt handelers (Score:3, Interesting) by Teilo ( 91279 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @09:10PM (#26568935) Homepage This is a scary

Get the answer Ask a new question Read More Windows 2000 Windows Related Resources Extremely slow boot times with Windows 2000 Windows 2000 server running very slow Upgraded to 64-bit Windows http://www.techrepublic.com/forums/discussions/office-2000-running-slow-with-windows-nt/ When you're ready to access the Internet, NT 4.0's multilink Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) lets you connect faster than before. Without JavaScript enabled, you might want to turn on Classic Discussion System in your preferences instead. Meet the chap open-sourcing US govt code – Paul, an ex-Microsoft anti-piracy engineer 'At least I can walk away with my dignity' – Streetmap founder after Google lawsuit loss Sponsored links

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re:''The extent is huge''? It also contains information about using the Windows NT Debugger. •Appendix A, "Windows NT Setup Troubleshooting" in the Windows NT Server Concepts and Planning book, contains troubleshooting information, including answers to Similarly, many good printer manufacturers, such as Hewlett-Packard, update their print drivers several times a year. Unless you know what you are doing use services.msc.

I have tostop the "inotask" service (net stop inotask), apply the patch, then rebootthe system. When you have finished using Ntdetect.chk, you should rename Ntdetect.com to Ntdetect.chk and rename Ntdetect.bak to Ntdetect.com. In fact, NT owes its name to the code name for the chip it was designed on: "N-Ten", the nickname of the Intel i860 XR processor. There are a slew of other sysinternals tools as well, many of them would probably be perfect for troubleshooting system bottlenecks.

You can't throw out your UNIX machines and run your entire Internet on NT just yet, but 4.0 brings you a step closer. have you tried a System Restore to a time when your Pc was running OK!The rebooting appears synonymous with a deep seated worm or bug in the system. I got rid of AOL 6 years ago for the same thing. (PP&M tune) "When will they ever learn." ________ IF anyone has a fix, PLEASE send me info fvm(at)usa.com Flag

Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Check the HDD (Score:5, Funny) by jank1887 ( 815982 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @10:44PM (#26569697) Tim, A reference article I thought might be

You didn't have to repurchase your licenses when you went from NT 3.5 to 3.51 because it was a minor upgrade, says Microsoft. I have no way of installing a program such as Office and telling it, "While you're at it, remember these settings for user Mark2." In the same way, if you dual-boot It solves alot of problems. Spyware will drastically slow your machine.

From a 5.8-inch OLED display, reports of wireless charging and even a 3D scanner for facial recognition, it's all here. Share twitter facebook linkedin My area of expertise (Score:3, Insightful) by kabloom ( 755503 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @07:30PM (#26567857) Homepage I have become an expert at telling Start -> All Programs -> Accessories -> System Tools -> Disk Defragmenter 2. Do you remember when you first got your computer, how fast it was!

If I understand everthing I have read, (most single PC home users could "disable " this unneeded service,and still have access to the internet and there e-mail,etc. However, Windows will map some of its physical memory above the 4GB mark, allowing drivers their accustomed memory mapping (assuming the driver developer didn't make assumptions that PAE violates, like that It is also possible that a device driver is not the correct version for the device.•Incorrect firmware. Using MSCONFIG, you can find out just what is loading up when you start Windows and you can stop everything you don't want to start.

I've found that the flash plugin with firefox can go ape-shit and destroy performance (even if you close the tab) until you kill firefox to kill it. Type 2 (Set Active partition). You need to press ENTER at the end of each screen of information. Please Explain..

A common cause of this error is a virus. SMART provides a lot of data, some of which is crap :-) but some of which is very useful. Continue to find other culprits. With warring factions unable to agree on standards and interfaces, the lowest common denominators were (no pun intended) primitive.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re:XP running painfully slow by the q--2008 / March 14, 2004 10:45 PM PST In reply to: XP running painfully slow try cutting Go to the program's web site and search for the uninstaller. The moral of the story: Don't keep your Word documents in your personal directory, and don't leave necessary items on the desktop--use shortcuts instead. This is the only approach I know that works, but it's clumsy.

This workstation had the new Alpha chip, which everybody knew was the dog's bollocks. Be prepared to work with your Internet Service Provider (ISP) if you install the dynamic WINS connection: The WINS directive confused my ISP's UNIX-based DNS servers, forcing me to remove WINS Perhaps your anti-virus software, or even Windows itself, is running a live-update. At the run menu type "services.msc" use this to edit the services you want to load.