My windows 7 home premium start up is slow Tags: Configuration Windows 7 HP Photosmart Last response: November 28, 2012 10:13 PM in Windows 7 Share muzzo November 28, 2012 5:36:50 PM Since recent update to Win 7 Home Premium X64 System slow respones, Printing via USB direct to HP Photosmart 8450 Even much slower.....?????LOST CONFUSED More about : windows home premium start slow RealBeast a b $ Windows 7 November 28, 2012 10:09:31 PM What did you update from, another 7 version or Vista/XP? Was it a clean re-installation or an upgrade installation? That's a real old printer (like 2004), so I have to ask about the computer. How much ram, and what speed processor does it have? m 0 l Brett928S2 a b $ Windows 7 November 28, 2012 10:13:16 PM Hi Run a hard drive test in DOS...HIRENS CD etc, it could be failing hard drive... All the best Brett m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !