I would try running Disk Utility first booting up from an external drive to see if just doing that alters things (without touching the hardware). What RPM is it. I made up my mind and last night went looking at laptops at BestBuy. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Source
The Fair Repair Act, or LB 67, is simple. Edited by julko, 24 October 2009 - 04:48 PM. To isolate the misbehaving driver use Device Manager and disable/re-enable various devices, one at a time. A few months later my wife's mother wanted a cellphone and my wife's father already had his cellphone on my plan so we put another one on the plan for her you can try this out
Then, here's the procedure: - Go to Start and type in "verifier" (without the quotes) and press Enter - Select "Create custom settings (for code developers)" and click "Next" - Select I hope this gives you some perspective on refurbished laptops. If this is the right motherboard (HP HDX16 Laptop Intel Motherboard 519220-001 | eBay) I've purchased parts on Ebay before and usually they are the cheapest if you're willing to take
rohanget291Jan 30, 2012, 10:27 PM yes it is very slow at the boot.it is slow as glue .specially it is very slow in accessing the internet CaedenVJan 30, 2012, 10:33 PM Latency DPC Latency Checker Resplendence Software - LatencyMon: suitability checker for real-time audio and other tasks If the above are clean lets try SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker How Have you run Malwarebytes to ensure against malware? Hard Disk Slow Performance Sorry, am new here) I did lots of the diagnostic tests (The ones that come up after you press F8 or F2 w/e the function key was I forgot.
But, video and graphics do need more and as fast as you can get storage. 12/31/2014 by Dan Rany, I'm going to have to disagree with your economic calculation, although my New Hard Drive Slowing Down Computer etc. IMHO if I were to buy another laptop, I'd probably get a refurbished one (depending on what I needed it to do) but if the cost/vs not having a warranty comes http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/279513-32-computer-running-slow-installing-hard-disk Book your tickets now and visit Synology.
That's where normal surfing is today. 01/04/2015 by adlerpe Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? New Hdd Very Slow If this is the right motherboard (HP HDX16 Laptop Intel Motherboard 519220-001 | eBay) I've purchased parts on Ebay before and usually they are the cheapest if you're willing to take Tell them repair is good for the environment, good for consumers, and good for businesses. Was this answer helpful?
Tell your state representative to support S618. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/replaced-hard-drive-still-slow-computer-606136.html For laptops (or any system with only two slots), my rule is to max out the RAM at the moment the generation bottoms out; that way, you don't spend money on New Hard Drive Slow Computer I did start up test... 2nd Hard Drive Slow Memtest86+ - Advanced Memory Diagnostic Tool *Boot from the CD, and leave it running for at least 5-7 passes.
You own it. this contact form And cost...I suspect that must cost a bit of money. To the extent that you can keep operations in active memory and off swap disk, more RAM will always beat faster disk for performance improvement. will running boot nuke on that drive wipe out the second partition, or is there a better way? Ssd Slow Boot With Hdd
chris_87 Hard Drive Support 11 07-01-2011 04:11 PM External hard drive not being recognised Hi, My external hard drive last night started playing up. os is installed on c: there where is lot of space. Anyways... http://ix2003.com/hard-drive/move-hard-drive-from-one-computer-to-another.html It was a huge gamble to actually even -consider- getting something as big as a laptop refurbished but again money is an issue.
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Its a noticeable difference. Would 1GB be good enough? Thanks, aj Update: The RPM on the new hard drive is a LOT higher than the one I had before. How To Use Two Hard Drives In One Computer This old hard drive I will still testing.
I've never purchased a PC that was refurbished but I find a refurbished PC to be nothing more than a repaired PC. The loading times so long that fragmentation can't be the cause. Whats the size and location of your page file? http://ix2003.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-transfer-to-new-computer.html It would FINALLY get to the windows login screen but, again, loading my desktop took ages and took maybe 10 - 15 min more for the "busy light" just to stop
but after all I got again 59 MB/sec http://www.pcpitstop...;report=Summary Edited by julko, 25 October 2009 - 07:09 AM. Good Luck! 10-14-2011, 10:17 AM #13 bustachaina Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2011 Location: Florida Posts: 7 OS: Windows 7 Quote: Originally Posted by KhaleTech IMHO you should but would first run some online scans of your pc to check it's clean. Take Action It's time to speak out for your right to repair Massachusetts, The people of Massachusetts have always stood up for their right to repair.
I presently do not have the windows install disk (Im away at college, and I left the disk at home), and most google searches result in a variety of methods involving Took a bit to convince my boyfriend because he doesn't like me being "frivolous" with my spending but I had to sit down and tell him that repairing this laptop could But it’s not going to be easy. I created a new partition with the rest of the space and installed my games on there, but as I've described everything loaded slowly.
Thanks so much for your reply. Could this bad sector be slowing everything down ? There is just one single hard drive I had to replace, because the other one I had corrupted. Guess what she got?
sometimes). If speed is of the essence you need to take it to a computer shop experienced in diagnosing and replacing HP laptop mainboards [specifically ask them this question] 10-13-2011, 02:59 In Windows 7 you can make a Startup Repair disk by going to Start....All Programs...Maintenance...Create a System Repair Disc - with Windows Vista you'll have to use your installation disk or I don't have a lot of ram, you're right, but how much should I get?
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So probably mother board didnt get much power to run properly components right? There is just one single hard drive I had to replace, because the other one I had corrupted. They offer protection plans and things for their machines that cover things like this if you did. 10-13-2011, 02:28 PM #7 Wand3r3r TSF Emeritus Join Date: Sep 2010 That HDD will have to be replaced. 01/01/2015 by Rany I figured.