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very slow computer after reloading windows 7 home edition

by Brihaze / January 20, 2013 9:20 AM PST

Acer laptop I3 processor would not accept updates also all previous updates disappeared tried microsoft fixit to no avail tried the reg fix but didnt work finally after reloading the op system has fixed that problem but now I am left with a very slow computer used msconfig stopped all programs loading on startup this didn't improve anything where do I go from there

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Check Device Manager for driver problems
by wpgwpg / January 20, 2013 9:45 AM PST

It sounds like you could be missing a driver or two. Anything having ! or ? in there needs a different driver. I'd check the Acer web site for your model and make sure I had all the right ones. Two that come to mind are chipset and one that affects data transfers to and from your hard drive.

Good luck.

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very slow computer
by tinamishra / January 21, 2013 3:11 PM PST

It happens many times due to some sort of Malwares and such programs corrupt some files of the operation system and because of it such trouble occur. To avoid such thing better use good antivirus and scan your PC regularly.

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