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My toshiba satellite laptop is running extrememly slow what is causing it

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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
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 :) 
November 14, 2012 11:41:48 AM

can i clear everything off my laptop and reload software, if so how do i do this
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 :) 
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