System Memory and Slowing Down

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jozza800

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I think im having problems!! When trying to do certain things like save a file create a new txt doc play audio file with media player open certain folders and other similar tasks the PC sticks and takes a while to complete its task. Thats point number 1.

The second was when i tryd to create a new game of CM3 01/02 it wouldnt let me and came back with

'There is not enough available system memory to create the game. Please free some more and try again.'

Whats the system memory should i need to free it up if so how?
Ive never had this problem before. I only have a few games and programmes installed and not even half of my HDD is full.

Ive recently(1 n1/2 months) connected my pc with my bros using 2 LAN cards and a crossover cable could this be related.

Also looking at Task Manager i only usually have 1 app running all the time, which is the Fortissimo Audio Card control Panal, i usually never hav more than 5. I have roughly 25 processes runing.

Under the performance Tab there is a bit at the bottom which reads

Physical Memory (K)
Total 785904
Available 622412 (this number fluctuates)
System Cache 152728 (this number fluctuates)

Any Ideas Thanks


Windows XP Prof Ed
AMD Athlon XP2000
Epox MB
768mb DDR RAM
40gig 7200rpm HDD
56x CD drv
40x12x48x CD-RW
ATI Readon9000 GFX
Hercules Fortissimo Audio
56k Modem
LAN with another COMP
 

jozza800

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dunno if this it?

Platform: Windows XP (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 (6.00.2600.0000)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\System32\DRIVERS\CDANTSRV.EXE
C:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI Control Panel\atiptaxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\RunDll32.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office\FINDFAST.EXE
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office\OSA.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\System32\CMMON32.EXE
C:\Program Files\MSN Messenger\msnmsgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE
C:\PROGRA~1\WinZip\winzip32.exe
C:\DOCUME~1\MICHAE~1\LOCALS~1\Temp\HijackThis.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe

R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://www.yahoo.co.uk/
R3 - URLSearchHook: (no name) - _{CFBFAE00-17A6-11D0-99CB-00C04FD64497} - (no file)
O1 - Hosts: 216.177.73.139 auto.search.msn.com
O1 - Hosts: 216.177.73.139 search.netscape.com
O1 - Hosts: 216.177.73.139 ieautosearch
O2 - BHO: Natural Language Navigation - {60E78CAC-E9A7-4302-B9EE-8582EDE22FBF} - C:\WINDOWS\System\BHO001.DLL
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {F7F808F0-6F7D-442C-93E3-4A4827C2E4C8} - C:\WINDOWS\nem213.dll
O3 - Toolbar: &Radio - {8E718888-423F-11D2-876E-00A0C9082467} - C:\WINDOWS\System32\msdxm.ocx
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [WinStart001.EXE] C:\WINDOWS\System\WinStart001.EXE -b
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [NeroCheck] C:\WINDOWS\System32\NeroCheck.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [ATIModeChange] Ati2mdxx.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [ATIPTA] C:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI Control Panel\atiptaxx.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [HGTXPEI] C:\WINDOWS\System32\FirstReboot.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [SoundFusion] RunDll32 hercplgs.cpl,BootEntryPoint
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [windows auto update] msblast.exe
O4 - Startup: Microsoft Find Fast.lnk = C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office\FINDFAST.EXE
O4 - Startup: Office Startup.lnk = C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office\OSA.EXE
O4 - Global Startup: Adobe Gamma Loader.lnk = C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Calibration\Adobe Gamma Loader.exe
O9 - Extra button: Related (HKLM)
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Show &Related Links (HKLM)
O12 - Plugin for .qt: C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\PLUGINS\npqtplugin.dll
O16 - DPF: {FC87A650-207D-4392-A6A1-82ADBC56FA64} (MultiDist) - http://xbs.climaxbucks.com/internet-optimizer/080703/MultiDist.CAB
O17 - HKLM\System\CCS\Services\Tcpip\..\{7E105F0C-B21F-45E5-9DF0-C96A587AAA88}: NameServer = 195.92.195.95 195.92.195.94
 
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