Member Login

Remember Me
Forgot Password?
Join Us!

Come Join Us!

Are you a
Computer / IT professional?
Join Tek-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

Join Tek-Tips
*Tek-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.
Jobs from Indeed

Link To This Forum!

Partner Button
Add Stickiness To Your Site By Linking To This Professionally Managed Technical Forum.
Just copy and paste the
code below into your site.

My Laptop is totally messed

My Laptop is totally messed

I was wondering what's wrong with my laptop.  I'm experiencing a major slow down and it's taking me forever to even get into windows.  And when I actually reach windows, I can't even do anything b/c it's too damm slow.

I was wondering what would be the exact problem.  I think it's an internal hardware failure of some sort.  Maybe RAM chipset? I am not sure.  I could also hear a loud reading noise coming from the hardrive at the same spot.

I have I'm on the right forum to ask this question.  Thanks

RE: My Laptop is totally messed

Do you have xp and have you added a patch to the system. (Microsoft released a bad patch that slows down systems) (they have also released a fix for this bad update)

RE: My Laptop is totally messed

no, I have windows 2000 pro.

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why the post below is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Tek-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members!


Close Box

Join Tek-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close