My toshiba satellite laptop is running extrememly slow what is causing it Tags: Laptops Toshiba Windows 7 Last response: November 14, 2012 4:34 PM in Windows 7 Share sophiesnanna November 12, 2012 9:41:44 PM I have a toshiba laptop and I think there may be background programs running because it is very slow. I have window xp and also need to get rid of that and install windows 7 can you advise me what to do More about : toshiba satellite laptop running extrememly slow causing Brett928S2 a c 248 D Laptop a b $ Windows 7 November 12, 2012 9:48:57 PM Hi Virus or failing hard drive are the two most common problems giving those symptoms... All the best Brett sophiesnanna November 14, 2012 11:41:48 AM can i clear everything off my laptop and reload software, if so how do i do this Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Brett928S2 a c 248 D Laptop a b $ Windows 7 November 14, 2012 4:34:13 PM Hi That wouldn't cure a crashing hard drive... run a scan in DOS with ULTIMATE BOOT CD... All the best Brett Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources What is the best processor for a toshiba satellite l305d-s5900 Forum Toshiba Satellite A200 Random Shutdown Forum Laptop dead; how to clear CMOS of Toshiba Satellite Pro 46.. Forum Toshiba Laptop running very slow Forum Games runs slow when I plug in the laptop Forum Toshiba Satellite laptop CPU temperatures Forum Toshiba Satellite Pro 4260 Hard Drive Upgrade Forum Toshiba laptop can't get past BIOS. Forum Cause of toshiba laptop satellite L305D not to boot up Forum Toshiba satellite c655 gets no power Forum Toshiba Satellite A665-S6095 unable to turn on wireless capability Forum Toshiba Satellite L305D-S5900 LCD screen is completely blank & quit wo Forum Freezes and Slow -downs on Toshiba Laptop Forum Troubleshooting toshiba satellite laptop x200 Forum Toshiba Satellite Keyboard problem I need help interpreting Results Forum Why did Bill Gates invent Windows? Forum What is chameleon engine out of service for windows 7 Forum Toshiba satellite L510 wireless drivers Forum Install intel wireless drivers on my toshiba satellite c660-1nu Forum Ethernet controller driver for toshiba satellite C850 F01N Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !