RE: CARING FOR WINDOWS XP ???
Some folks (me) reinstall XP once per year to take care of the issue. I run
a few tools like Registry First Aid too, but ultimately the reinstall is the
only way to correct the problem of "bloat".
MSI K8N Neo4 Platinum SLI
AMD64 Athlon 3800+ x2
GSkill 4 x 1GB DDR
SATA:WD 74GB 10,000RPM;2x WD 80GB 7,200RPM
eVGA GeForce 7800 GT 256MB
Enermax 600W ATX Power Supply
ThermalTake VA8000 Case
Ubuntu Intrepid Ibex
Windows XP SP3
"Tom Massfeller" wrote:
> Hello all, I've been pretty happy with XP on my Dell. purchased in 2004, I
> have automatic updates set for XP... also I've got AVG Internet Security
> which seems to protect my 'puter adequately. I also do a disk cleanup and
> defragment every month.
> But the overall system seems to have slowed down. Can you give me any
> suggestions to speed things up?? I figure my computer has picked up a lot
> of superfluous "stuff" over the years, which shouldn't be there!
> Any suggestions would certainly be appreciated!!! Thanks & Best
> Regards..................... <TOM>