MaverickUK, Jul 3, 2007 #96 Hate Computers Thread Starter Joined: Jan 4, 2007 Messages: 91 Hi Guys, really appreciate you all sticking with it into the small hours! Back to top #7 the_patriot11 the_patriot11 High Tech Redneck BC Advisor 6,753 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Wyoming USA Local time:07:42 AM Posted 17 April 2011 - 08:24 PM thats why I Second rule which I forgot to tell you: Back up data on a NAS, Cloud drive (ie box.com), or USB Pocket Drive (ie Toshiba Canvio 1TB). I mainly use Clonezilla for making drive images to my NAS. check over here
Join us to comment and to customize your site experience! And even then windows is slow loading. Nastrodamus, Jul 3, 2007 #95 MaverickUK Joined: Nov 30, 2006 Messages: 941 So both PSU's don't work? What can I do to get my computer back to where it was!?My computer: Gateway FX7026Intel Core 2 Quad Q9300 quad processor4 GB RAMTwo 320 GB, 7200 RPM, SATA II hard
commanderMember Since: December 19, 2010Posts: 12540commanderFollowForum Posts: 12540Followed by: 0Reviews: 10 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 1#12 Posted by commander (12540 posts) - 2 years, 1 month [email protected] said:Yes I do adamosmaki, and i hardly had 1 explorer open . 01-19-2010, 10:07 PM #13 dai TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: Jul 2004 Location: west australia Posts: 78,002 OS: win 7 32x Warcraft starts up slow, is a bit jittery at first, but then eventually runs ok.Click to expand...
Back to top #6 lti lti Topic Starter Members 580 posts OFFLINE Local time:07:42 AM Posted 17 April 2011 - 08:23 PM As I mentioned in the first post, I Or is it that catalyst software? thank u all !!! Driver Cleaner Program It just all of a sudden spikes all the way up on individual tasks.
My computer is only 6 months old and was working very well. New Graphics Card Slowing Down Computer salguod1138Mar 14, 2011, 9:44 AM So cpu cores run at about 55-60c most of the time. jb6684Mar 10, 2011, 8:06 AM I'm wondering, we haven't touched on this yet (an you just did a Clean OS install). my site Prior to this happening there were no problems, everything was running fine.
I tried to uninstall the Catalyst software that came with the graphic card but it wouldn't proper uninstall. Graphics Card Running Slow I do not know anything about computers. The symptoms that are being reported are not typical of a failing HDD and also the user has reported the problems surfaced immediately after a PSU GPU Hardware Change. Alrighty then.
Then they had me turn off windows update for hardware and now none of my drivers are current. I installed new graphics card and drivers solved PC slow since new graphics card installation: Part II Computer really slow after installing new graphics card. New Graphics Card Computer Running Slow Like I said, CPU-Z shows it running up to 2.5Ghz like it should, and it is showing all 4 cores in use... Computer Slow After Nvidia Driver Update Also Win 7 is pretty good at sniffing out HDD issues and often alerts (but not always) the user to impending doom.
I know windows 8.0 may not be the best choice but I have not had any problems with it for the last 6 months. check my blog But without any clear idea about what has caused this problem, and the fear that i'm probably only doing more damage everytime i boot it, I didn't feel i had any Thanks for posting to clarify what your earlier posts meant, at first I thought you were condoning the practice of throwing good money after bad, and it's clear now that you What could have gone wrong? Computer Running Slow After Driver Update
I'll take it to a PC shop tomorrow and admit defeat. But it's still laggy and slow. Mine is that you are unable to do anything, due to the OS is locked up, or only lets you move the mouse a bit at a time. this content The Cyrix had a horrible FPU and plain sucked on any sort of FPU intensive 3D gaming.
How much memory is being used? How To Uninstall Old Graphics Drivers Regarding Windows 8 being slow & laggy at times. Also, a note about Overclocking.
That often means back up your data, W7 will create a folder called windows.old anyway, and a fresh install of Windows. Let's be clear on this, the current and voltage input/output on all psus can vary wildly, and as far as other hardware goes I've had in the past, though not necessarily I would check task manager and see if any specific process is using up a lot of your CPU/memory. How To Disable Integrated Graphics The CPU speed and FSB show up correctly, but most diagnostic programs detect the CPU incorrectly and think that it is overclocked.
Im kinda glad that ive never stepped foot into someone elses PC repair shop cause it sounds like the majority of them are just absolutely terrible. The other alternative is go to the evil side and start using Xubuntu 12.04 LTS 64-bit. Changed Power Supply - now comp is soooo slow Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Hate Computers, Jul 2, 2007. have a peek at these guys i need to check my hardware - with what kind of software i can find the hardware error ?
What happened? So to me, that is not the best option because I have already run all these scans and the hardware seems just fine. So I am confused. No repair shop should ever tell you to take the side off to prevent overheating.