Cpu upgrade making programs slower Tags: CPUs BIOS Phenom Last response: September 26, 2011 11:05 PM in CPUs Share stabito September 26, 2011 9:52:08 PM i went from a phenom 9850 to phenom 2 955 and i noticed programs take longer to open up and close down i checked my bios version and its 0803 which is higher than all the listings for the 955 from http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/AMD_AM2Plus/M4A785M/#C... More about : cpu upgrade making programs slower itzdanielp a b à CPUs September 26, 2011 9:58:39 PM What MB do you have? m 0 l stabito September 26, 2011 10:12:25 PM m4a785-m m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sykozis September 26, 2011 11:05:15 PM Go into device manager. Locate the processor and "uninstall" it. Reboot the system. On reboot, Windows will install and configure the cpu driver properly. Also, update your bios to the latest, which is 1006 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I upgraded the memory in my Dell Latitude D820 to 4GB and it is considerably slower now, with opening programs and browsing. Forum Apparent upgrade making me slower?? Forum SolvedAfter CPU, RAM, Mobo upgrade, computer is slower Forum If I use the interigated GPU on the i5-4670k, will it make the CPU slower? Forum SolvedUpgraded CPU seems to be slower Forum Why do certain programs make my PC almost unusable during high CPU usage? Forum Games run Half slower with a CPU upgrade Forum Memory upgrade makes my system slower Forum SolvedCan I migrate programs with a CPU upgrade? Forum Can mobo damage make a cpu slower Forum Programs loading much slower Forum Solved2 Graphics cards making my computer run slower? Forum Upgraded cpu from d to core 2 duo and runs slower ?! Forum Solvedslower after upgrade Forum Can upgrading to 4gb to 8gb of ram actually make a laptop slower? Forum SolvedCPU showing slower speed than it should, even under heavy usage. Forum SolvedNew cpu and Motherboard, computer going slower then old rig. Forum SolvedWindows 8 Isn't Making Shortcuts When Installing Programs Forum Upgraded My CPU, and the Darn Computer Runs Even Slower!! Forum Upgraded CPU from Pentium D to Duel Core but computer is slower! Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !