After downloading windows 8 my computer is really slow Tags: Computers Windows 8 Windows XP Last response: January 6, 2013 12:48 PM in Windows XP Share Bill81 January 6, 2013 11:55:45 AM after downloading windows 8 my computer is really slow! More about : downloading windows computer slow Saga Lout January 6, 2013 12:48:47 PM Hello and welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums. Hardy surprising if it was built over six years ago and intended for Windows XP. What are the ratings of your processor and RAM and how much hard disk free space have you? Getting rid of Metro would help of course. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources My PC gets ridiculously slow after downloading (Windows 8.1 64-bit) Forum SolvedWIndows 8 startup really slow after sign in with "Windows in preparation" message Forum SolvedComputer-internet is really slow after like 3 hours. Forum My computer is slowing down after installing window 8.1 Forum cannot connect after downloading windows 8,.1 Forum Upgraded CPU and computer keeps crashing after a while and is also really slow? Forum SolvedAfter resetting brand new windows 8 laptop it continues to run super slow. Forum SolvedBF4 downloading really slow (origin) Forum really slow internet with windows 8.1 upgrade. Forum SolvedWindows became very slow after windows 8.1 update Forum SolvedAfter force shutting down windows 8 while resetting, its suddenly super slow Forum How to download windows 7 after downloading windows 8 Forum SolvedSlow PC after windows 8 reset Forum SolvedSlow gaming performance after Windows 8.1 upgrade. Forum Win 8.1 slow after computer format.. Forum Solvedwhere can i find windows 8.1 pro setup or .iso file after downloaded from windows store as a free update? Forum SolvedMy Laptop slows down after upgraded to Windows 8.1 Forum Windows 8 startup horribly slow even after trying many things. Forum SolvedWindows 7 or Windows 8 on a slow computer? Forum Windows 8 slow after USB3.0 adapter install Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !