intel chip strain on windows 7

  Silly Me 12:44 20 Mar 2012
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After upgrading my mothers pc from vista to windows 7 I have ended 8up with a very sluggish machine, the CPU graph is touching 100% all the time. I had to slow the RAM down to 667 to get 2gb extra to work. Help!

  mgmcc 15:51 20 Mar 2012

Task Manager should tell you what is using the excessive resources, i.e. 100% of CPU.

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