xp seems slow

  fire 12:49 08 Nov 2003
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recentlt had new gigabyte board and increased ddr ram to 768 but when i come out of programs for example the icons on the desktop have to renew themselves for example and also if i type a page into explorer it doesnt give me the pages previously visited instantly as it did before...are there any reasons for this as i expected it to be quicker with the extra ram.....athlon 2000xp chip

  Mankster 13:33 08 Nov 2003

you can try various things,here are some suggestions.
insert your xp cd and when if the installation starts just click on exit.then go to .start/run/and type sfc /scannow
Try defraging in safe mode.
Make sure you have all critical updates from microsoft,click here

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