I initially created a post about my particular problem but the heading referred to Advanced System Care Pro but the problem is now definitely nothing to do with ASC so thought I would make new posting. System using XP Home + SP3. Basically whereas the PC works perfectly well and communicates with other PC’s on the network without any problem, - there are times when connecting to the internet using IE8 it starts to slow down, eventually to a crawl. Other PC's on the network connect with IE8 without a problem. I disabled antivirus, and then disabled firewall and also ALL add-ons, and it still crawled. I deleted all temp files and run CCleaner also ASC free version, and it still crawled. Then it will suddenly decide to revert back to normal speed. Am considering - resetting IE8, reinstalling IE8, using Firefox.
Not with Virginmedia are you. i have been having the same sort of problems. Even went to IE9 and still the same. if you try Tools.Developers Tools.Disable and click on script. See if it works a lot quicker.
buteman Am with BT Broadband Option 1. I will check out your two suggestions when the problem reappears. The thing is that it suddenly starts to slow down, and down and then to a crawl, then springs back to life!! At the first sign of this slowing down/crawling I will try your suggestions.
buteman Internet connection back to a crawl. Followed your suggestion command ipconfig /flushdns and rebooted and connection to the internet was as it should be. Thanks for that. I feel that you have hit the nail on the head as connecting to the internet has been getting slower and slower each day for the past few days. (I hope)
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