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Old 01-15-2008, 05:39 PM   #1
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Im writting to see if anyone can help me. Im running windows xp on my xps m140. Everything is loading slow at start up and when Im on internet explorer the pages are not loading. I have to stop the page and then click reload to get the page to come up. I dont know what to do can someone please help me with this issue. Also my wireless connection is running slow and loses connetion with my wireless router. I know this question is for another forum but if anyone could direct me where to go that would be great.
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It sounds like you could have a virus or spyware infection. This is a very common cause of computers running slow.
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