DVD Slow - O/S Problem?

  Lady Lara 17:41 22 Mar 2005
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A friend has

450Mhz CPU, 128Mb Ram.... Win XP.....!!!!

Trying to play a dvd on it and it takes ages to get going if at all.... then it does not respond or it starts pausing itself.

Have suggested a downgrade to Win ME which will use less resources.... or possibly even Win 98.

What do you reckon??

  Trackrat 18:33 22 Mar 2005

try some more ram as XP generally uses 128mb for the operating system.
I would not try ME with that system

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