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deleting unnecessary programs


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#1 joan69

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Posted 17 February 2014 - 03:32 PM

I am a senior with an HP laptop approx. 3 years old, and I know I have junked it up over this period of time.Is there a list of programs I can delete that are unnecessary, as my computer is running slow, and I have 70 processes, and I know this is high. Thanks for any advise.



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Posted 17 February 2014 - 04:03 PM

Well...let's take a look at basic data :).

 

Please download MiniToolBox  , save it to your desktop and run it.
 
Checkmark the following checkboxes:
  List last 10 Event Viewer log
  List Installed Programs
  List Users, Partitions and Memory size.
 
Click Go and paste the content into your next post.
 
Also...please Publish a Snapshot using Speccy - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic323892.html/page__p__1797792#entry1797792 , taking care to post the link of the snapshot in your next post.
 
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Posted 17 February 2014 - 06:57 PM

Hi Louis.. how do I paste the content into my next post. (sorry) Joan



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Posted 17 February 2014 - 09:06 PM

Several ways to paste after you copy the text:

 

Right click in the reply area and choose Paste.

 

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Click the icon that looks like this  in the editor toolbar paste.png

Paste the text then click OK.

 

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Press ctrl v at the same time (this can also be used if using one of the methods above)






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