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Window XP Home slow 2 respond

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by nelso, Oct 18, 2003.

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  1. nelso

    nelso Thread Starter

    Oct 18, 2003
    When I double click on programs they take for ever to open. I sometimes think I missing double clicking so I hit again, then only 2 be flooded with the program opening up twice. Has anyone got any suggestions what is happening and how I fix this. This system appears to be idle and them bang kicks into life???:confused:
  2. buddhafabio


    Aug 5, 2002
    2 questions, 1st what are your system specs. cpu, ram, ect.

    next go to http://www.tomcoyote.org/hjt/ and get high jack this, run it and post its report here.
  3. BTS '76

    BTS '76

    Dec 7, 2002
    you can also go here and download spybot search and destroy. It seems as though you have a lot of background programs running while your trying to open others.
  4. dcramer


    Oct 19, 2003
    Sounds like you might need more RAM but yeah it would help if I knew the specs to narrow down the problem

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