1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

Firefox and Windows Live Mail memory usage issues

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by JaySilverman, Dec 30, 2010.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. JaySilverman

    JaySilverman Thread Starter

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2006
    Messages:
    8
    I just bought a new laptop about two months ago, and I'm having memory usage issues with both Firefox and Windows Live Mail. Specifically, it seems as if the memory usage is extremely high after about a day of usage - it often climbs to about 700k for Firefox and 250k for Windows Live Mail. It slows up both programs and makes my computer very difficult to use. No other program that I use appears to do this.

    While I can restart my computer and whatnot to make it go away, I'd like to know why this is happening and what can be done to limit the memory usage of both programs. Is there anything that I can do here? Thanks in advance.
     
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Loading...
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/971625

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice