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 m 0 l 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 m 0 l 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMy Toshiba Satellite Laptop running Windows Vista has intermittent wifi Forum SolvedWhat could be causing my Tosiba Satellite laptop screen to randomly go black? Forum Brand new Toshiba Satellite running slow? Forum SolvedAc Adapter slows down my Toshiba satellite laptop Forum SolvedCheck media fail (no bootable device) is what my laptop is showing for a toshiba satellite L85OD windows 8 can I copy windows Forum will XP Pro SP 3 run on a Toshiba L500d satellite laptop currently running Win 7 32 bit Forum I have a toshiba satellite l455-s5045 laptop with the intel gma 4500m graphics card. If that graphics card is bad will it caus Forum Toshiba satellite is constantly "pressing" a key. What could cause this and how to repair? Forum What display drivers are suitable for Toshiba Satellite C660-F526 Laptop Forum What causes blue screen in toshiba Satellite A200 -MR0? Forum Can I run BF3 on a toshiba satellite laptop? Forum Toshiba Laptop running very slow Forum What NIC chip in a Toshiba Satellite laptop - Does w2k see.. Forum Laptop is overheating and running slow! Why/ what can I do?? Forum Whats the best memory for a toshiba satellite gaming laptop Forum My toshiba satellite L500-1EL laptops web camera dont want to work what can i do Forum SolvedWhat are general causes for a laptop to run hot when it has not done so in the past? Forum Solvedwhat cause sata ports to run slow ? Forum Internet is running slow. what could be the cause? Forum Laptop runs really slow, what possible to spped up PLEASE HELP Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !