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How do I make my 7 year old XP run fast like new again

by cmknight16 / December 14, 2012 7:42 AM PST

My family got a new computer and gave me this one tht is a compaq 7 yrs old. How do i make it so it is like new again?

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The common method is to start fresh.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 14, 2012 7:47 AM PST

Now's a good time. While you have the new PC to get downloads or such you forgot.

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So what should I do?
by cmknight16 / December 14, 2012 8:12 AM PST

Should i completely wipe it or should i just restore it?

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Try restore first.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 14, 2012 10:00 AM PST
In reply to: So what should I do?

Then the total wipe. Good time to learn both methods.

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Not more to do, Try
by JiniOnline / December 17, 2012 7:51 PM PST

Not more to do with your computer. Install service packs of Win XP to make it faster.

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