Re: My PC (especially IE8) has slowed to a snails pace
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What anti-virus application or security suite is installed and is your
subscription current? What anti-spyware applications (other than Defender)?
What third-party firewall (if any)?
Has a(another) Norton or McAfee application ever been installed on the
computer (e.g., a free-trial version that came preinstalled when you bought
Does the behavior persist if you start IE in No Add-ons mode?
Does the behavior persist if you Reset IE Advanced settings (RIES)?
Does the behavior persist if you uninstall one or more of the five updates?
> Updates KB976662,979306,979264,975929,979099 made a cheetah into a tired
> snail After a normal automatic update my PC now timesout regularly in IE8