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Forum discussion tagged with slow.
  1. n0Kyu

    Question Sudden Slow Boot Time with SSD ?

    Hey everyone, hope you all are having a great day. (PC Specs will be at the bottom) So basically, my PC is relatively new (1+ year), never had any issues, and had a fast boot time of around 10-15 seconds. Suddenly today, the boot time has become so slow (~2 minutes) where the screen is just...
  2. H

    Question Windows Limiting Internet Speed. Maxing out at 15Mbps. Running out of options.

    So I recently moved and signed up for spectrum and purchased their internet gig plan. I never knew my internet on my pc was capped until downloading COD. My download speed on battle.net is 2.03MB/s and took 26 hours of nonstop downloading to finish installing the whole game (196GB). Every other...
  3. J

    Question MIFI is super slow compared to Phone Hotspot. Help

    Need some help here. I have just 1 Data Sim. And i have been using it from my phone as a hotspot. Its all good but once you get calls or stuff, it disrupts the hotspot. So i decided to get a MIFI Router. And it became so slow. Like Download speed is horrible. Upload speed seems fine. Stupid...
  4. jcarter12

    [SOLVED] PC slow after clean install (

    Hello! Long story short: My PC has always ran great with no slowness in or out of games. Had a network outage in our area. Came home and had issues with the PC not recognizing that the ethernet cable was plugged in (ethernet not getting IP from modem) (Note: In hindsight issue was not PC)...
  5. LORYT699

    [SOLVED] Slow PC pls help

    Hi, My dad pc is old and is slow, the pc specs are: MOBO asus p5g41tm lx(lga775) CPU intel 2quad q9800 @3ghz RAM 8GB (4x2 ddr3) SSD wd blue 500GB(idk the exact model) GPU nvidia 750ti palit mini PSU only God know what it is(techsolo gt730 maybe) Windows 10 (home or pro, don t remember) the...
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    Question PC won't run properly with Radeon RX 6700 XT EAGLE OC installed ?

    I've recently purchased this video card (Radeon RX 6700 XT) and I've been doing my best to try and get it working in my computer but I'm have an extreme amount of difficulty. Here is what I've tried so far: Removed all existing drivers Updated Bios Upgraded PSU to 750W Installed latest AMD...
  7. GoGoGaren

    Question Slow Boot And Operation ?

    I have a boot time of about 4.6 seconds according to Task Manager, although it takes much longer for my actual Windows login screen to appear to allow me to type in my PIN. I've disabled everything at startup except for maybe the essentials for my keyboard + mouse, Acronis Monitor and...
  8. etiekyed1

    Question PC booting very slow and not recognizing SSD ?

    So recently, I cleaned and moved my computer into a new case due to unclean-able amounts of dust. During the process, i damaged a cpu socket pin, therefore having to purchase a newer CPU and motherboard (used to have a I7-7700k but was discontinued). After purchasing and installing my new...
  9. JustJoshin04

    Question Ethernet is super slow and is even slower than wifi at times ?

    I have a gaming pc that I recently built, and I'm using ethernet. The thing is though, that it's super slow. Games take forever to update on steam, my friends mics constantly starts stuttering on discord, and its a challenge sometimes to watch YouTube videos at 1080p or 1440p. I'm wondering if a...
  10. Jad3dFox

    Question Alienware R2 17 - Seriously slow

    Hello forum, long time lurker. I have an old Alienware laptop, R2 17 with i7 CPU and Nvidia dedicated Graphics card, 1TB hard drive and 250SSD. I recently reinstalled windows onto it and boot it up for installing programs, but everything is incredibly slow. I managed to install one program, but...
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    Question I'm COMPLETELY stumped. Please help.

    My best friend Has a stock 2080 TI, plays in 2k, just as I do, We both have the same CPU, I-9 10900k, both watercooled. I have 32gb of DDR4 ram at 3000 MHZ, he has half of that, not sure of the MHz. He has a Stock 2080TI, I have a "Zotac GAMING GeForce RTX 3070 Twin Edge OC" We both played "The...
  12. egorka13

    Question CPU sometimes stuck on 0.90 GGz or 1.98 GGz (and generally works slower)

    Hey everyone! I'm just desperate at this point. A bit of specs before describing the problem: Laptop: Samsung np355v4c. (amd a10 4600m) AMD Radeon HD 7670M / AMD Radeon HD 7660G I have a SSD for 8 months, works great. 12GB of RAM. I changed thermopaste a year ago and for the last 2-3 weeks...
  13. ConorDuey2000

    Question Powerline Adapter (AV1000) Download Speed only 8-16 Mbps ?

    Hey. I recently bought the TP-Link AV1000 powerline adapter for my computer, but after I set it up, the download speed's very slow. It ranges from 8 Mbps to 16 Mbps. https://www.speedtest.net/result/12845398519 I've tried everything including reinstalling my LAN drivers, running the Windows...
  14. A person?

    Question Suddenly slow internet speed only on Pc.

    (New PC got it 2-3 weeks ago) Hello whilst I was playing a game averaging (50-90ping) suddenly started to spike to 300s then 700s then ultimately to 20-30k which I thought it was my router so I went and restarted it, but even after that it was still very laggy, so I searched up speed test and I...
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    Question How do I get my HP Elitebook 840 G2 blazing fast?

    I got an HP Elitebook 840 G2 mid-2020; while checking out its hardware, I didn't place the RAM back appropriately. Kept getting BSODs for a while I decided to do a clean install; went well, until I got another after the installation was done, and I realised the issue was HW, not SW! I replaced...
  16. C

    Question Problems with my HDD

    Hello, To Preface- PC Specs: CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 5600X GPU: Nvidia RTX 3060 SSD: Corsair MP400 1TB HDD: Seagate Barracuda 2 TB (2018) RAM: Corsair CMW16GX4M2D3600C18 2x8GB PSU: Corsair RM750x I've been having an immense amount of trouble with my drives (and quite frankly, my whole PC is...
  17. A

    Question PC seems to be running slow, GPU will be running at 95% then fall to 10-20 causing huge fps loss

    I started noticing last week and this week that my computer was starting to feel less responsive. Windows start opening a little slower, the browser webpages are slightly delayed, and yesterday games that I was getting 144 fps in are now dropping to 20-30 fps. I've monitored task manager and my...
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    Question High End PC Windows Slow and non-responsive

    Hi all, I have a very high end PC and all was well until I recently upgraded the CPU from a Ryzen 5 5600X to an Intel i9-12900K. Rest of my specs are: Gigabyte Z690 Gaming X 32GB (4x8GB) G.Skill RipJaws V red DDR4-3600 DIMM CL19-20-20-40 AMD 6800XT Corsair CV750W The problem is when gaming...
  19. T

    [SOLVED] How to tell what component is not working correctly?

    Hi there im currently struggling with the performance of my PC, a little while ago I had an issue with the PC being stuck in a boot loop, reseating ram and GPU eventually fixed this. but now the system feels sluggish, I can't game since the display is stuttery although I'm still hitting solid...
  20. CTElectric

    Question Fortnite Takes too long to open and load even after Reinstalling windows

    Hello my Fortnite Game From the epic games launcher is really slow right after the anti-cheat appears I thought it was something wrong with the game or the launcher so reinstalled Fortnite and the epic launcher but nothings changed but I got to the point where I reinstalled windows and I still...
  21. Floob

    [SOLVED] I have a feeling my new GPU is running just a teeny tiny little bit slower than it should be.

    I have just upgraded to a MSI RX 6600 XT from a RX 480 which died a few weeks ago. This GPU is running pretty good on all kinds of benchmarks, but I have my doubts that something may be slightly bottlenecking it. I think i may be a PCIE 3.0 thing but I am not sure. On time spy, the graphics...
  22. B

    [SOLVED] ASUS Tuf Gaming B550M-Plus intel bluetooth AWFUL... fix? Or workaround?

    My ASUS B550M has been a pain to configure but I've got it running pretty well after a few days. Ryzen 7-5800x working well, Radeon 5600 xt working well, everything else doing great EXCEPT the built in bluetooth adapter is god awful... like drops my games FPS to 5! Disabling it and putting in...
  23. InsanityCrescendo

    Question Laptop has massive lag (very slow) ?

    Hello everyone, so I'm at my wit's end. I usually can fix computer staff pretty easily but this is very weird. It all started when my laptop (EDIT: Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-58E ) suddenly started lagging a lot, to the point where the cursor was moving in steps. After a minute or so the laptop just...
  24. A

    Question BIOS/POST is suddenly slower, taking around 20 seconds ?

    As soon as i pressed the power button, i would see gigabyte bios screen for 2-3 seconds and windows screen for 2-3 seconds. But now suddenly my bios/post screen takes around 20 seconds to load. But windows screen loads in 2-3 seconds My Build : Gigabyte B550m DS3H, Ryzen 5 3600, Zotac Nvidia...
  25. batsy0110

    [SOLVED] Thermal Throttling Issue

    Hi guys, I am having thermal Throttling issue in my ROG Zephyrus laptop. Even the cpu temps are not above 48 degree Celsius but still the HWINFO64 test shows the throttling as Yes in CPU while doing the benchmark. Please help me with this issue. It has ryzen processor. Because of that issue my...
  26. H

    [SOLVED] Why is my disk going to 100% when downloading ?

    The problem is in the title. I had many problems with my disks (like it running at 100% in games) i fixed this problem by uninstalling Geforce Experience and disabling SysMain. To try to fix the download speed, i reinstalled windows (not formating it) and the problem still occurs. I think it's...
  27. R

    Question Dell AlienWare R9 (Late 2019) running slow ?

    I've been digging for answers for the past 3 days and staying up till 4am watching debugging screens, decided its time for a thread. Specs: Windows 10 (64bit) Intel Core i5-9400 (6 CPU's) NVidia GTX 1650 8192MB RAM (HYPERX) (1 stick) 1TB HDD 265GB SSD I used to run fairly graphic intense games...
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    Question What's causing slowness? CPU is stable/low temp, but high/unstable usage (screenshots)

    computer suddenly got really slow. lagging, stuttering, having to wait a while after clicking anything for it to respond. games are running poorly. things ive tried complete hard drive reformat / wipe and fresh reinstall windows restarting a million times please dont suggest this updating all...
  29. A

    [SOLVED] Poor System Performance After Upgrading CPU

    Hi everybody, I just upgraded my CPU from an i7-7820X to an i9-10980XE after the i7 overheated following a failed AIO. Now, I have massive issues with stability on my system. I run primarily 3ds Max for my work. On my previous system, I was able to multitask with no problems but now the...
  30. jr2

    Info Found cause and solution (I think) for Windows Start Menu taking obnoxiously long when searching for items

    I've put this in Windows 10, but it should apply to ANY Windows edition that supports searching the Start Menu using Windows Search / Indexing, so, Windows Vista - Windows 11: Start search uses Windows Search which uses Indexing Service. By default, MS Indexes...
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    Question Computer laggy, cannot play videos or games.

    Hi there! I have a surface pro and it's been very very laggy. It has been for quite a bit of time now. It got laggy overnight and that night I was hosting something on it . I reset the laptop but it was still super laggy. Only a few days ago I was searching for fixes. I have my CPU at full speed...
  32. Ahmed Sherif AbdelHalim

    [SOLVED] Painfully Slow Windows 10 Computer.

    Hi there, Recently, my laptop has gotten really slow. It would take minutes to start up, minutes to open simple applications include but are not limited to Google Chrome, Discord, and Steam. A lot of freezing happens while using said applications, it becomes really frustrating. My Specs...
  33. J

    Question My computer slows down when it's been on for a while until needing a restart

    Hi, hopefully this is the right area to post this question, I really hope someone can help me because this has been happening for about the last 2 weeks, I've tried everything I can possibly find and getting desperate at this point. My problem is that when I first start my computer it runs...
  34. O

    [SOLVED] PC randomly running slow ?

    Upgraded my PC: Ryzen 5600X GTX 1050 Ti 3200Mhz 8GB RAM, 500GB SSD It was running fine and then all of a sudden it started getting really slow and laggy and when I tried to play a game, my FPS kept dropping to 1. I’ve barely installed anything and have only used it as few times, what could...
  35. L

    Question PC idle for more then 4 hours, turn it off?

    This might sound silly, but here it is So I use my gaming PC for about 2-3 hours before work, and then leave it on until I come back (so around 6-8 hours). Its no fancy water cooling, just an average gaming PC. This has only come to my attention because I have noticed that it is slower than...
  36. estefano2000

    [SOLVED] Why my games are running slower?

    This problem started like 3 days ago. I've lost around 20 fps in every game (the old ones are ok). For example Halo: TMCC was running at 60 stable fps and now it runs at 37/40 fps, same for Skyrim (2011) and Titanfall 2 suffered this problem as well. I tried some of the best options to fix...
  37. Miltoid19

    Question Slow down when moving open windows

    For some unknown reason to me at random intervals my pc starts slowing down when I move open window across my screen I made a video of it to show you exactly how it looks https://photos.app.goo.gl/sF478zLnd1yj69rU9 Please note the system was under no stress what so ever. I have tried to runs an...
  38. R

    Question HDD activity strange?

    Let's make this quick. I start up my computer and on boot up it's far slower than usual, I notice the HDD light is mostly off and barely flickers. And because of this the whole computer is slow. But then after some time the HDD starts acting like normal, activity light goes on and off like...
  39. Dan3433556

    Question Computer Incredibly Slow Out of Nowhere

    Someone please help I've been using this computer for years now and I have not downloaded anything substantial recently nor have I made any modifications to the PC itself regrading parts. Yesterday I was playing a game on my computer and all of a sudden my computer froze completely causing me to...
  40. JoaoPauluu

    [SOLVED] SSD Slow Writing but normal reading speed

    Hello, I'm having a problem with my ssd, it is a bx500 240gb from crucial (dram-less), bought it ~ 10 months ago, did a speed test on the week of purchase, everything was fine, but tried to run a benchmark again recently an those are the results I got (using crystal disk mark. Already tested...