My system is very slow Tags: Graphics Cards Intel i7 CPUs Phenom Last response: October 19, 2013 7:07 AM in CPUs Share agriz October 17, 2013 9:38:18 AM I am having feeling that my amd phenom was faster than this system It is i7 with 4gb ram and has a 1gb graphics card. Could there be a problem with my W7 64 bit? How do i make it faster? More about : system slow dannylivesforher a b U Graphics card a b à CPUs October 17, 2013 9:47:49 AM Is your HDD in good condition? Is there 2 OS loaded to the HDD? Or is it virus?There are many chances. You need to narrow it down. Please provide more info. m 0 l burdenbound a b U Graphics card a b à CPUs October 17, 2013 9:51:00 AM The i7 is definitely faster so the question is what exactly is slow with your computer? Is the only difference between your previous system and the current one the CPU? m 0 l Related resources System Very slow due to Harddisk - Forum System crash, hardrive problem, very slow - Forum new system and very slow anyone know thanks - Forum If connect my system to domain it ll become very slow - Forum System is very slow. New HDD or Memory? New OS didn't help - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer COLGeek a c 226 U Graphics card a c 152 à CPUs October 17, 2013 9:51:08 AM Please provide a little more detail describing what makes you feel the new system is slower. This could be as simple as updating your video drivers, but we don't have much to work with here. m 0 l agriz October 17, 2013 10:00:48 AM I don't know much about systems. I can feel it very slow. It might be the hard disk. I have bought 1TB hard disk and it is sata. I have windows 7's default virus scanner and it is upto date. I don't know how to troubleshoot this. Please ask me questions, so i can post more details. When the system loads, The desktop icons become like an "unknown" icons and it takes more seconds to become the normal icons. If i open firefox, it is also taking longer time to load. I have to wait for every small events. If i shutdown the computer, it takes longer time. System has only one OS. Windows 7 64 bit. m 0 l agriz October 17, 2013 10:25:04 AM u_gonna_squeal_b4_we_cookya said:Have you done all the Windows updates and checked that all your drivers are up to date? You can upgrade your hardware as well. If you multitask a lot such as having many browser tabs open another 4GB of RAM wouldn't hurt. If you want Windows and apps to load faster an SSD is a good idea. Also check your task manager to see if there is anything running in the background such as a virus scanner. What is SSD? I do open lot of browser tabs. But the system is slower from the loading itself. I have used Pentium 4 too. Don't... Bump posts http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/283384-33-read-first m 0 l agriz October 19, 2013 7:07:02 AM My system is having virus. I did a full scan today and found few virus in some rar files inside f drive. They were photoshop plugins which i downloaded from torrent. I deleted all the virus which were shown high alert in MSE Unfortunately, i have already unzipped one rar file and opened that pdf plugin in my photoshop. Again i run another scan, this time, it should one more virus in c drive. somewhere in firefox profile. What do i do? Should i go for a complete format? How do i take backup safely if i need to go for a complete format? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedVery Old System = Slow Internet?? Forum My System is scanning Drive everytime I start my computer and running very slow Forum Very slow SSD boot. Likely a BIOS issue, plus system seems to be dropping a hard drive? Forum System is very slow. Forum System suddenly very slow that shuts down randomly Forum my system usb's very slow Forum Newly upgraded system very slow to startup Forum My xp system very slow Forum System feels very slow after overclock Forum System running very slow.. Forum System very slow after hard drive change Forum Harddrive is making my system very slow and is not recognized Forum System is running very slow...please help me.......... Forum My system is very slow ??????? Forum Very slow boot times after adding hard disc to system with SSD boot dr Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !