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Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. ko888Jul 17, 2012, 8:04 AM h3sham said: so assuming it was handled right it will be reliable and wont die so soon like mine right? That is I find folk downloading things from warez and torrent sites too often.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Hard drive problems still possible by Bofill17 / April Capacitors in the PSU/surrounding the CPU? check over here

h3shamJul 16, 2012, 8:21 AM ko888 said: The white SATA ports are on the same controller chip as the ATA-133/100/66/33 port.You cannot set the Control Mode on individual ports. In fact, cybersecurity has moved onto the list of the top five concerns for U.S. Hmm. The security updates for vulnerabilities rated 'critical' will be provided at no additional charge, but per hotfix, fees apply for security hotfixes rated 'important.' Non-security hotfixes are not available." This would

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Dirtbox Best Forumite, 2015 29 May 2010 01:13:26 87,932 posts Seen 18 minutes ago Registered 14 years ago I can't believe what a tool you were for not knowing that in If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Windows XP computer still runs slow even after a clean install?!

Deleted user 29 May 2010 00:38:36 Having one is really bad, having both must be like some form of self-punishment. Though there are a lot of reasons unnecessary stuffs in your computer.It is a best idea to format it install OS again. In addition, on some computers, an external indicator tells the user that the system is merely sleeping. Windows Vista Please help me out with thismystery.

You have tech knowledge enough to build a PC but not enough to know that having 2 anti-virus programs running at the same time is a very bad idea? Windows Xp Is Still The Best DilbertE:22PM Flag Permalink This was helpful (10) Collapse - No Way! It takes less than a minute and is completely free! https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/windows-xp-computer-still-runs-slow-even-after-a-clean-install-527355/ Any ideas??

Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Windows 10 SMART is supposed to reflect those but the diagnostic software may dig deeper than what the manufacturers make available though that. I have had several mobos fail after 5+ years of use, so that is definitely possible, but I'd say it's a distant third. i defragment often.

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Thanks! http://forums.stickpage.com/showthread.php?99331-Computer-design-Desktops You fucking mong. Still Using Windows Xp 2016 The CPU is stopped in sleep state S1 The CPU is powered off in sleep states S2 or greater Sleep is normally sleep state S3, but the BIOS can sometimes be Windows Xp Usage 2016 Thes can consistently slow down the basic use of Windows.

The start menu is also mentioned, but I don't know how to thin that, eithet. http://liveterrain.com/windows-xp/amd-athalon-2000-windows-xp-running-too-slow.php GhislainGJul 13, 2012, 5:36 AM Make sure the same module size is installed in the same color slots. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! They had me unplug everything to the machine, including the power cable. Operating System Market Share

Register now Not a member yet? The 2008-era X61, though, is another story: It’s actually very usable. Now my xp system is running without any problem. http://liveterrain.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-running-at-snails-pace.php by nonontech / May 20, 2011 10:45 AM PDT In reply to: Windows XP computer still runs slow even after a clean install?!

All I know is the X61 worked fine except for the Wi-Fi, so my browsing was done over the LAN port.  Of the three here, it felt the fastest and snappiest. by orlbuckeye / May 30, 2011 9:38 PM PDT In reply to: No - will never run when first bought basically when XP came out they used IDE interfaces with the The SSD is certainly not for your documents, videos, music, photos and game installation files, but could eventually be a convenient place for heavily used files with complex structure and many

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The only reason I can see for running two at the same time is if you like one, but know that a particular virus you're scanning for isn't picked up by Oh dear. GhislainGJul 13, 2012, 11:23 PM What OS and how is the SATA controller configured? DocktorJ 29 May 2010 01:12:53 20 posts Seen 3 years ago Registered 10 years ago I am now very optimistic about my PC having removed both anti-virus programmes!!

A computer in state S4, however, can restart from its previous location even after it loses AC or battery power because operating system context is retained in the hibernate file. Read the post that I entered several hours before you asked how..I explains changing your startup programs. Advanced Search Official Live Streams StickPage Winter Animation Competition - Discovery Gone Wrong - $5,000 in prizes, 15 placements, $1,500 first prize! have a peek at these guys No, I didn't see the problem with this, as I said in my first post I'm new to PC building, and would be surprised if the performance drop was due to

When you put your operating system into sleep mode, just how much activity is still actually occurring "under the hood" with your computer's hardware? Isit time for a new motherboard or what? or what could i be missing? Reviews News Recommended Games Videos Digital Foundry Release Dates Guides Forum Loading...

you don't say how confident you are with systems.I am sure you can get some recommendations and ratings here for the many "tweak" tools available. However, I haven't been told how to do that. There's a thread around here that'll give all the detail you need on any of them. ko888Jul 17, 2012, 7:56 AM h3sham said: storage doesnt realy matter i just dun want it dying on me anytime soon...so my question is is the caviar green realy bad?

I was installing new memory (in Gateway PC) and thought the computer was shut down when it was actually in hibernation mode. Reseating the cards, memory, unplugging the HDD and trying to boot off the CD, etc. A system that is more than a few years old may be having an underlying problem with its hard drive. View all 7 comments Report Cur- Dec 24, 2009 at 03:26 PM Thank you KevDMD!

If the hibernate file cannot be loaded, rebooting is required. So Ideleted all partitions on the hard drive, did a clean install of XP ProSystem (Intel Motherboard, Pentium D 3.4 Ghz processor with 2GB ofRAM) and to my surprise my system Page 1 of 4 1234 Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 10 of 34 Thread: Computer design/Desktops? Unless you're testing from a clean install, Windows may now take longer to boot because you've installed several applications, etc.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Advanced_Host_Controller_Interface h3shamJul 14, 2012, 7:40 AM no im booting from the SATA

when the computer overheats, it just does off but never reduces in performance. The problem was similar, but the hard disks were only few months old, I even replaced one more hard disk, so I suspected something else other than the HDDs.