Dont really know what's the problem is, but with XP you can always do a system repair with the OS installation cd. (i assume you or your friend at least have The CPU column shows the available CPU cycles that each process is running. Keep it civil and on topic. Maybe you caught it at the wrong time. http://computerhelpdev.com/cpu-usage/low-cpu-usage-slow-computer-vista.php
my l;aptop overheats if it cannot breathe on the underside - like if I set it on a pillow while i am sitting on the couch. My physical memory is out of the roof! I've also ran a full scan with Avast and Malwarebytes, but they found nothing. EDIT: I tried stress testing the CPU by going on the "Bench" tab on CPU-Z, and the cpu performance wouldn't go over 29%..
Set your antivirus program to check for updates and do a full scan automatically at least once a week. permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldcontinue this thread[–]x9v[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(0 children)Alright mate, thanks a lot for trying! Mar 25, 2008 #11 mattyp123 TS Rookie Sometimes firefox robs 90% of my CPU & uses 180mb of ram with a few tabs open. ReviverSoft 50.678 görüntüleme 7:58 Computer running slow at startup?
The memory usage is below 2GB most of the time, I have Norton 360, it shows no threats of any kind after several scans, and almost had none but few cookies I have a system (HP) with the AMD Athlon 64 3800+(single core) chip. Security descriptor verificationcompleted. 32560 data files processed. Increase Cpu Usage User = LL2 ...
System Event viewer showing no error but few that saying....."Yahoo Messenger ...error .....Firefox ...error .....etc." All of these errors are normal since I'm using windows 7. My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number HP Pavilion P7-1010 OS Windows 7 Professional x64 Service Pack 1 CPU AMD Athlon X4 645 Motherboard Foxxcon N-Alvorix RS880 Memory 6GB For some strange reason a month or so ago I started having the same issues than you, and it turned out to be this 9 GB mkv file I had in http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/282487-windows-7-suddenly-slow-low-cpu-usage.html Hope it helps.
Check that one too. have a peek at these guys I've gone through the usual trouble shooting routine. BLoated or corrupt MFT's or backup $mft files can be bloated or corrupt can contribute to delays and remedied with run> chkdsk /f (y on reboot). I have uninstalled NORTON, it was the same result with a slight improvement, nothing to be mentioned. 10 answers Last reply Jan 7, 2015 More about usage slow performance MZA2010Oct 12, Low Cpu Usage In Games
Download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware from here: Download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.70 - FileHippo.com 2. Example: I told her to run tdsskiller and her mom is trying to uninstall Norton. Quote nhan.ng Senior Member Join Date Jul 2010 Location Orange County, CA Posts 184 Certifications CompTIA A+, Network+, Project+, Security+, 70-680, MCDST 05-22-201110:50 PM #4 Process Explorer see's what currently check over here Choose Processes to see your running programs and subroutines.
There is 1GB of RAM and the operating system is Windows XP media center. Task Manager Shows 0 Cpu Usage Great, another problem. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]IDazzeh 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(1 child)Ahhh, I just found the thread I was on about and it was related to RAM frequency not CPU frequency my bad.
Well I do think I possess the skillset to eventually find the problem. Please try again now or at a later time. I will get her to run tdsskiller when she gets home. Resource Monitor Maximum Frequency Freespace verification is complete.
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How does it mess you up??? permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]x9v[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(8 children)Great, seems like they released one on 21. then another 3-4 mins before i can use the machine . PSU issue?
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