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HELP FAST very slow running not sure why???

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by wcar, Apr 30, 2010.

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  1. wcar

    wcar Thread Starter

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    ihave just installed 1 gig sticks ( total Of 2 ) in my pc has pent 4 & 3.06 ghz
    anything i try to download takes literally 30 minutes or longer moving at like 45kb a sec if i am lucky .. how can i find out how much more mem it can hold and could it be another reason it is so slow .... i have just factory restored it and nothing else is installed but a broad band modem from cricket ....how can i speed this up we use it at my cousins car lot and has to be able to download temp plates for cars can not take 35 minutes to an hour for each one but i dont know what the problem is
    ......<<<< Thanks FRUstrated!!! shoot forgot it has 80 gig hard drive if that helps running xp ser pack 2
     
  2. Cheeseball81

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    2GB total on an XP machine should run quite smoothly. Is it only slow when downloading from the web?
     
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