chrome / win 7 issues

  eurosteve 11:34 27 Jul 2013

my laptop keeps freezing / or at best is slow google chrome / win 7 /avast free tried cc regular plus spybot / malwarebyte

and still the same - just opening this website shot my cpu to 100 % and nothing else could work.

any advice ?

  Woolwell 12:01 27 Jul 2013

Laptop specs?

  Zak 12:12 27 Jul 2013
  eurosteve 12:30 27 Jul 2013

Operating System System Model Windows 7 Home Premium Service Pack 1 (build 7601) Install Language: English (United States) System Locale: English (United Kingdom) Installed: 19/07/2010 20:11:18 TOSHIBA Satellite Pro L300 PSLB1E-01U013EN System Serial Number: 98101724Q Processor a Main Circuit Board b 2.13 gigahertz Intel Celeron 560 64 kilobyte primary memory cache 1024 kilobyte secondary memory cache 64-bit ready Not hyper-threaded Board: Intel Corp. Base Board Product Name Base Board Version Bus Clock: 533 megahertz BIOS: INSYDE 1.50 07/10/2008 Drives Memory Modules c,d 120.03 Gigabytes Usable Hard Drive Capacity 66.34 Gigabytes Hard Drive Free Space

HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GSA-T40N ATA Device [Optical drive]

Hitachi HTS542512K9SA00 [Hard drive] (120.03 GB) -- drive 0, s/n 080606BB6200WBFR3NEF, rev BB2OC33P, SMART Status: Healthy 1014 Megabytes Usable Installed Memory

Slot 'DIMM0' has 1024 MB (serial number 0x7583D745) Slot 'DIMM2' is Empty Local Drive Volumes

c: (NTFS on drive 0) * 119.93 GB 66.27 GB free
e: (NTFS on drive 0) 105 MB 65 MB free

  • Operating System is installed on c: Network Drives None discovered Users (mouse over user name for details) Printers local user accounts last logon Steve 27/07/2013 11:19:24 (admin) local system accounts Administrator 14/07/2009 06:53:58 (admin) Guest never
    HomeGroupUser$ never
    Steve-PC domain logons AvastSoftwareUpdater 27/07/2013 11:19:39

    DISABLED Marks a disabled account; LOCKED OUT Marks a locked account

HP Deskjet F2200 series on USB001 Microsoft Shared Fax Driver on SHRFAX: Microsoft XPS Document Writer on XPSPort: Controllers Display ATA Channel 0 [Controller] (2x) ATA Channel 1 [Controller] (2x) Intel(R) ICH8M Ultra ATA Storage Controllers - 2850 Standard AHCI 1.0 Serial ATA Controller Mobile Intel(R) 965 Express Chipset Family [Display adapter] (2x) LG Philips LP154WX4-TLC8 [Monitor] (15.4"vis) Bus Adapters Multimedia Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB Universal Host Controller - 2830 Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB Universal Host Controller - 2831 Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB Universal Host Controller - 2832 Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB Universal Host Controller - 2834 Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB Universal Host Controller - 2835 Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB2 Enhanced Host Controller - 2836 Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB2 Enhanced Host Controller - 283A High Definition Audio Device Virus Protection [Back to Top] Group Policies avast! Antivirus None discovered Communications Other Devices Standard Modem TOSHIBA Software Modem

Microsoft 6to4 Adapter Microsoft ISATAP Adapter ↓ Microsoft Virtual WiFi Miniport Adapter Status: Not connected to a network Dhcp Server: none responded Physical Address: 00:22:5F:12:7B:D2 ↓ Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller Status: Cable unplugged Dhcp Server: none responded Physical Address: 00:1E:33:60:EE:75 ↑ Realtek RTL8187B Wireless 802.11b/g 54Mbps USB 2.0 Network Adapter primary Auto IP Address: / 24 Gateway: Dhcp Server: Physical Address: 00:22:5F:12:7B:D2 Connection Speed: 54 Mbps Teredo Tunneling Pseudo-Interface

Networking Dns Server: Microsoft AC Adapter Microsoft ACPI-Compliant Control Method Battery Microsoft Composite Battery Standard PS/2 Keyboard Synaptics PS/2 Port TouchPad [Mouse] USB Root Hub (7x) Generic volume shadow copy

  Woolwell 13:36 27 Jul 2013

Others on this forum are better with hardware advice and they will no doubt give advice. But I note that it is a Celeron processor which may be a limiting factor, you only have 1Gb RAM which is shared with the graphics and you only have 27Gb free on your OS drive. All of these factors could cause your problems.

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