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System Memory and Slowing Down

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by jozza800, Oct 7, 2003.

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  1. jozza800

    jozza800 Thread Starter

    Jul 15, 2002
    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
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  3. jozza800

    jozza800 Thread Starter

    Jul 15, 2002
    dunno if this it?

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

    Running processes:
    C:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI Control Panel\atiptaxx.exe
    C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office\FINDFAST.EXE
    C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office\OSA.EXE
    C:\Program Files\MSN Messenger\msnmsgr.exe
    C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.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: auto.search.msn.com
    O1 - Hosts: search.netscape.com
    O1 - Hosts: 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 =
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