Desktop Slowing Down PC ?

  Dirty Dick 11:00 19 Aug 2004
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Is it true that having a lot of shortcuts or even folders on the Desktop slows down your PC? If this is true can anyone explain why?
thanks

  chugby 12:16 19 Aug 2004

desktop contents are stored in the windows folder as well, the more data or clutter it has to deal with affects performance. shortcuts are better,
move any folder/programs off and create shortcuts for them.

  Dirty Dick 12:25 19 Aug 2004

Thanks - Spring cleaning now in process !!!

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