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Old 04-28-2009, 08:57 AM
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It is currently set below the recommended amount.
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Old 04-28-2009, 08:58 AM
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can/should I adjust the page file size?
the page file should be 2 to 2.5 times you memory size... ie. 1gb of physical mem, then the pf should be about 2gb - 2.5gb
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Set at 768, recommended 1150. If I change it, it would only affect this machine correct? I have more RAM than any other computer.
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Old 04-28-2009, 09:00 AM
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yes it will only affect your machine.
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Old 04-28-2009, 09:02 AM
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Cool! Thanks.
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no problem... let me know if that helps.
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Old 04-28-2009, 09:28 AM
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Seems to be a bit faster so far.
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Old 05-14-2009, 09:01 AM
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Anyone know anything about winpatrol?
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Can't say I've used it before as I'm all about bitdefender.
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Old 05-14-2009, 09:08 AM
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Is it free? Was wondering about winpatrol because of startup program features.
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bitdefender has a free trial, otherwise its like 40 bucks for 3 licenses for a year. I have all of our computers at home networked up with it.
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Old 05-14-2009, 09:11 AM
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I'm all about the free stuff.
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Old 05-14-2009, 09:20 AM
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Should I go in manually to the startup list (msconfig?) or is that something more of a pro should mess with? Computer is very slow at startup lately.
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you can do that, just dont turn off anything that you don't know what it is. When in doubt, google.
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Old 05-14-2009, 09:23 AM
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Old 05-14-2009, 09:26 AM
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Kinda scary though.
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Do you have alot of shit in your startp? I have like 10 things.
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Old 05-14-2009, 09:30 AM
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Yeah, about 20
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Old 05-14-2009, 09:31 AM
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23. 4 of which are listed as common startups.
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Old 05-14-2009, 09:32 AM
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If I log on as admin do I have the capability to remove programs that any other user has installed?
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