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Then, the system re-installed inmediately the original drivers again and it worked ! … I disabled the automatic updates then… THANKS ! A smart person may be able to do a lot of work faster and better with DOS (with some utilities installed) than a person, with Windows 7, who has never used Do not clear your paging file during shutdown unless it is needed for security purposes. Use it exactly as it downloads, and don't be tempted to tick all of the options in the empty boxes, it could take a very long time to run. (typical cleaning http://roguewb.com/windows-vista/windows-vista-rc1-running-very-slow.html

If one side is Auto and the other is hard set at all, you run the risk of losing up to 98% of your throughp I have brand spanking new computer with windows vista and a linksys WRT54g router, and I could not get my wireless to go above about 1k/s for a while. Glad it wasnt, almost blamed the router. Everyone should try Open DNS.

Windows Vista Running Very Slow And Freezing

It will speed up the file creation process. 77. And yes, taking a book off the shelf would take the same time for any book, but finding the book is what takes more time when you have more books. @ gedanken451 says: 8 years ago Generally I'm good with keeping my computer speedy (anti-spyware, degrag etc) but there were some new things on this list that never occurred to me - Increase the FileSystem memory cache in Vista to utilize a system with a large amount of RAM. 45.

  1. One of my first activities after that is to MOVE the My Documents folder to the root of the D drive, where it will quite happily adopt whatever is there. 100-98
  2. Remove the drivers for all old devices that may be hidden in Device Manager that you no longer use. 86.
  3. Laying my pc on its side (it was designed for either standing up, or on its side) was the solution that worked for me.
  4. It seems the culprit is my linksys wrt54g just not liking something about vista.
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do you have any idea about my problem? Jan 17, 2011 #4 dwizzle TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 21 alright thanks, i will try it out Jan 17, 2011 #5 JasonWinTeam TS Rookie Posts: 24 There are a Matson Thanks to all, we bought a new Dell, got the wirelsess connection working but internet was so slow images would barely apear. How To Speed Up Windows Vista Home Premium That software is so gone.

what about programs like advanced system care pro 3 and perfect disk for the defragger Jan 19, 2011 #9 mike1959 TS Evangelist Posts: 1,030 +53 I have tried most Windows Vista Slow Performance I'd say 1/5th or so of these methods are actually valid enough to work and not break a computer if a novice is performing these steps. Tweak Windows XP and tweak Windows Vista settings using free programs 16. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Vista Slow Startup problem by idzyn4u22 / February 5, 2007 1:04 PM PST In reply to: Vista Slow Startup Problem If found the

The new dell came with McAfee installed already, i tried disabling the firewall but it didnt work, i uninstalled it like you said and it worked great. Windows Vista Running Super Slow Something was definitely wrong here. Thanks Ultima Bloddy Hell, I solved my problem! (See the above post) I realized it was not Vista since my router kept on re-dialing even with my new Packard Bell switched Also, the paging file should be on a different hard drive or partition than the boot partition.

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Thanks for writing this blog. http://www.instructables.com/id/Vista-Too-Slow-Try-this/ Everything works perfectly now. Windows Vista Running Very Slow And Freezing Dude, get a Mac. How To Make Windows Vista Run Faster The problem is I usually keep the LAN switched ON.

Thread Status: Not open for further replies. check over here MAC says: 8 years ago #1 WAY TO MAKE YOUR COMPUTER BLAZING FAST…GET MAC OR LINUX SCREW WINDOWS Steven P says: 8 years ago GET A MAC! After rolling back the driver the download is 7-8000K like on the other computers. I have a broadcom so I couldn't even go in and change to a 100basetx as recommended.. Windows Vista Really Slow

On a computer with only 256 mb of ram and xp, avast BARELY even slowed it down Other AV's can only detect a virus when enough of the infected file has I was close to throwing my new laptop out the window until I read this. bees says: 7 years ago Wow. his comment is here Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Ubuntu by braxxxis / January 12, 2008 7:28 AM PST In reply to: Long time booting Hey this sounds good, can you tell

A network transfer that was going to take 23 hours is now taking more like 4 minutes…that's more like it! Vista Running Slow And Not Responding Noctaire, Jun 15, 2007, in forum: Windows Vista General Discussion Replies: 4 Views: 233 ThePro Jun 21, 2007 I have Win Xp Home, Trying to Install Vista Extreme Edition R2 VoiceKillaz, removed norton bundled with it..no success switched off firewall… no sucess maybe, i will try to update drivers today, and then update on this forum again 🙁 Friend one more possibility

For one, the type of browser you use effects a lot.

Just for grins I installed XP on a separate partition. tried copying from both a windows xp machine to this laptop and from a vista machine. i dont have mc afee installed. Windows 7 In my personal experience, Linux (Gnome) seems less responsive than Windows, but of course that's just one measure of speed.

Not too shabby for transferring 6.5 Gigs of data across a network. Caitlin8765 says: 7 years ago Thank you very much - 99 ways i was looking for maybe a few ways to sort out my vista - taking ages to load up……i It took two clicks! weblink If yours is not listed and you don't know how to disable it, please ask.

Please try again now or at a later time. Slow connection whether rdp and shared folder. I have an ASUS PC-DL Deluxe, which uses an Intel Pro/1000 CT onboard nic. robbie i just got my new insperon e1705 with vista and internet downloads are really slow.

Get Linux. Or just switch to Ubuntu… thany says: 8 years ago Brian, #98 actually is correct. Now, I still have to try the 99 tips that were graciously compiled… to make my computer go faster. Getting rid of the crapware that comes with new PC's and updating your drivers will make Vista run pretty well.

The question is: Do you see Mcafee Personal Firewall show up in your Vista Security Center? James I just bought a Dell 1505 with Windows Home Vista. Prasanth Chandra says: 8 years ago useful list. I have been trying to find a cure for cronic network speeds.

TechRadar The source for Tech Buying Advice Search RSS Reviews How To Phones TVs Laptops Deals Photography More Car Tech Wearables Tablets Components Audiovisual Gaming Computing Downloads News Pro Next Up However I think clearing the prefetch (#20) is a myth: http://lifehacker.com/5033518/debunking-common-wi… Yair Tendler says: 8 years ago Nice list, I would not dare waste my time on all the 99. I also have Realtek network card in my computer. My tests clearly put Firefox's speed leaps and bounds ahead of IE.

Jim D. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Lets hope for our sake that Microsoft can redeem itself with Windows 7 the way Ford did with the Mustang. my computer is running a lot faster.