Re: Slow Decompression (.ZIP)
On Feb 1, 8:17 pm, Deren Smith <DerenSm...@discussions.microsoft.com>
> For whatever reason unzipping a file under vista is very veryslow. Using
> Vista it took me over 20 seconds to decompress a 143K file!? This is mind
> boggling, because in Windows XP unzipping such a small file size is nearly
> This isn't just on my home computer, but also on my work computer which is
> running Vista too (both Unlimited edition). However, when I used a 3rd party
> software program called "WinRAR", I got decompression and compression speeds
> that run circles around Vista. Does anyone know why decompressing files in
> Vista is so painfullyslow?
I am having the same problem. 20 minutes to uncompress a 6MB .zip
file! I always found .zip support in XP to be slower than 3rd party
applications, but this is ridiculous!