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This system will struggle to handle much more than email, web surfing and audio/video playback. Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Simplest answer (Score:4, Interesting) by LinuxGeek ( 6139 ) * writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:13PM (#26566691) Bottom Boot Drive The boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. With Regards, Extremeboy __________________ If I'm helping you and I don't reply within 48 hours please feel free to send me a PM. 10-13-2009, 12:58 PM #3 Kevin350 Registered check my blog

Most likely candidates are printer services, anti virus services, scanner services. Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:This was the funniest thing on Slashdot today (Score:5, Funny) by Korin43 ( 881732 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @06:07PM (#26567565) Homepage Yeah seriously. Firefox (Score:5, Funny) by tnk1 ( 899206 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:16PM (#26566761) Actually, the first thing you should do is close Firefox. Remove immediately. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f100/windows-xp-home-computer-slow-at-times-computer-randomly-loads-in-idle-419926.html

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All Rights Reserved. It may ask for your Windows CD. Click Here to Join the Discussion Tweet Chris Hoffman is a technology writer and all-around computer geek. That also reduces the probabillity to get it corrupted (which happened a few times in my experience).

If that fails, read our malware removal guide; the tips there can help you exorcise whatever has possessed your PC. How new is the machine, did it have HP Advisor on it. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: My computer fan is kicking on high every few minutes, help! Windows Modules Installer Worker Decreased it to 1 GB.Hibernation.

Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Fan kicking in on high by Vanillaman / March 12, 2010 9:46 PM PST In reply to: So Many Great Suggestions! It willnever be as it was before the virus, but I expected that. it says: "Sadly there’s no automatic defragmenter in Windows XP, which isn’t surprising since it’s 10 years old."

October 14, 2013 Jeremy I agree with it all except for the disabling https://ask.slashdot.org/story/09/01/22/2126205/how-to-diagnose-a-suddenly-slow-windows-computer This is a much better tip than doing any of the above, especially considering most Windows PCs come packed to the brim with bloatware.

I hear beeps when my computer is idling with nothing running, as well as when I am doing more intensive activities like playing games. Antimalware Service Executable Mar 25, 2008 #11 mattyp123 TS Rookie Sometimes firefox robs 90% of my CPU & uses 180mb of ram with a few tabs open. It solves alot of problems. Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Second on the drive thing (Score:5, Informative) by Sycraft-fu ( 314770 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:16PM (#26566771) But rather than just checking SMART,

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Hi Betsy. https://forums.anandtech.com/threads/help-computer-randomly-beeps.2033618/ When set to 1, drivers and system code will be forced to stay resident in memory. System Idle Process High Cpu by Rosiemarko / April 17, 2012 7:05 AM PDT In reply to: I would certainly try this quick fix first. Service Host Local System DO NOT touch the system with the blower or anything metal.

Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re: (Score:3, Funny) by PolygamousRanchKid ( 1290638 ) writes: "Oh, no, Mr. http://osuweb.net/windows-xp/very-slow-install-xp-home-and.php more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Recreation Science Unplug everything. its like taskmanager. Msmpeng

Reply akash March 16, 2015 at 2:10 pm i m using bluestacks, when i open clash of clan , cpu usage goes to 100% usage and system get hanged , also Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? I't brought my system to a crawl whenever I'd try to play World of Warcraft. news Take the opportunity to clear out the dust from the fans and your PSU.

After waiting some time a log file myTrace.etl will be produced, compress this to a zip file. Malware Bytes Modern versions of Windows like Windows 7 and 8 are lighter than Windows Vista and computers have more than enough memory, so you won't see any improvements from disabling system services then noticed service host Pokki same name as game app.

It removes all performance limitations Microsoft has put in their products and makes your Windows work as fast as your hardware allows.That's a lie.

A possiblesolution ByTedster Jul 28, 2006 Post New Reply Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > CPU Maxed Out? In my experience this is either due to dust accumulating on the fan (and the second is a BIOS update to correct sensitivity to the temp sensor). Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Second on the drive thing (Score:5, Informative) by athakur999 ( 44340 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:43PM (#26567225) Journal I've had a Linux box How To Check Cpu Temp Connect with him on Google+.

Once a full factory image restore is complete, you should run any HP software update program (they generally all have one) to make sure any HP specific drivers or programs that This helps your applications start faster. They try to get you to download a "repair" for your malware--but of course they are trying to install malware on your PC. http://osuweb.net/windows-xp/windows-xp-loads-with-delays-professional-help-some.php Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Another possible AV issue by clbanman / March 5, 2010 9:45 PM PST In reply to: AVG I forgot to mention that

Disable fan/thermal management and test. In reality programs should generate service dependencies correctly on install and often do not. Naturally you want your Antivirus to load at startup but not your instant messenger programs and other useless junk that clutter up CPU cycles and system memory. We compiled the best.

Anyone Tune in To the Aurora Borealis? Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - So Many Great Suggestions! Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software User Guides & Reviews Today's Posts Slow computer and high CPU usage? System board speaker.