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2 years ago#1
A day ago, it was only using 2-3GB with programs running.

http://i.imgur.com/lD0jtqq.jpg

What are all of these programs and why are they bogging down my new computer
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2 years ago#2
The sad thing is you left out of the image the programs that are actually taking up your ram. XD
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2 years ago#3
it doesn't let me scroll down.
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2 years ago#4
Task manager
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2 years ago#5
Okay, if you cant help me, dont bother. I payed $800 for the parts, put it together, it's 2 weeks old and I windows xp based PC that can run better than this.

Needless to say, I'm not in the mood for "XD" comments and the typical gamefaqs bravado
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2 years ago#6
DerPancake posted...
it doesn't let me scroll down.


Me neither! I keep dragging the box down but nothing happens. I am sad.
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2 years ago#7
End all of the processes until something bad happens
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2 years ago#8
One program must be eating most of the memory even though it doesn't show that in task manager. I had this problem before when it was utorrent taking up all my ram until i changed a cache setting.

If this continues to happen and you can't find a program that is causing all your ram to be eaten up you most likely have a virus.
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2 years ago#9
Is the computer actually acting slow/lagging? Is it windows vista or 7?
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2 years ago#10
kjhovey posted...
Is it windows vista or 7?


That's a Windows 8 Task Manager.
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