System seriously low on resourses? What cause?

  BIGBAGGY 19:02 02 Dec 2003

I am getting this message a lot now. How can I free up resourses and stop this happening.

  Gaz 25 19:06 02 Dec 2003

Have you checked for viruses and spyware?

If you have, and you are clean...

Stop a few unneeded processes and programs starting with windows.

  powerless 19:06 02 Dec 2003

Use msconfig click here

  A_World_Maker 19:06 02 Dec 2003

Which version of windows you using?

  BIGBAGGY 19:41 02 Dec 2003

Win98. I have checked for Spyware and viruses.

  bof:) 19:47 02 Dec 2003


have you also checked to see how much hard drive space you have left?

left click 'my computer' choose C drive...highlight it and right click it. Go to properties and left click. This will give you a pie chart showing the size of your hard drive and how much space you have left on it.

I believe you should try to keep at least a third of the drive empty.

You should see a disk 'cleanup' option on the same page.


  Gemma 20:24 02 Dec 2003

when the file becomes corrupted. Find it and delete it. Next time Word fires up it'll make a new one.

  bof:) 22:29 12 Dec 2003


did you solve the problem?


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