Computer Running Like Crap

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  1. toymachine2009

    toymachine2009 Well-Known Member

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    my computer is starting to run very laggy and i cant open taskmanager to see if something is running in background i guess i should just format what do you all think
     
  2. .DeFuZioN

    .DeFuZioN Well-Known Member

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    run virus scans. spyware scans (adaware, spybot). then reboot. maybe run a registry cleaner, also try cacheman.
     
  3. xlink

    xlink GR's Tech Enthusiast

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    backup everything of value, pop in a windows disc, delete parition, repartition and then reformat, follow through with windows installation, reinstall everything.
     
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    .DeFuZioN Well-Known Member

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    ^I wouldnt do that just yet.
     
  5. elusive.

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    Hmm once i had a virus i couldn even delete it. When i turn it on there is like a skeleton walking. Good that i had 2 computers so my uncle fixed it same how......
     
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    Try going, start>run>type taskmer.exe
    another way of opening ir...if that dosnt work just run scans like other people are saying.
     
  7. LL COOL JEW

    LL COOL JEW Well-Known Member

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    defrag or scandis how much disk space u got??

    check that also ram u installed any new programs that aquire a lot of RAM??

    umm and check ur pc for virus'
     
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    thats a god way ive tryed it when my computer had sanething like that......
     

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