Re: Why Does It Take So Long To Delete Files?
It's a new HP 1247 laptop and I'm new to Vista (I have 64 bit). It's used
as a personal home computer with no network and no other users.
How do I find out what I can safely get rid of to reduce the bloat and make
it run faster? Is there a website that has a detailed listing in language
that I can understand to tell me what everything does?
I've already changed the setting to high performance rather than the
----- Original Message -----
From: "oscar" <email@example.com>
Sent: Monday, February 09, 2009 9:36 PM
Subject: Re: Why Does It Take So Long To Delete Files?
> If it's a new laptop then contact the manufacturer. Before doing that, run
> antivirus scan on your computer. Yahoo! or Google "antivirus software".
> get rid of the bloatware.
> "Frank Holman" wrote:
>> "Pat" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> >When I'm deleting a large number of files, it takes forever. Why is
>> >This a new laptop which is supposed to be faster. It has 4 gig memory &
>> >large hard drive. It is also very slow when emptying the recycle bin.
>> >fact, everything in Vista seems to be slower than in XP, even though the
>> >older computer was 4 years old. What's the big deal with Vista supposed
>> >be better? IMO it's not at all.
>> We shall alert the media.