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What did the new windows update do to my desktop?!?!?!

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2 years ago#1
So i just now installed the new windows 8.1 update and my desktop is hideously slow...there is a HUGE lag in everything i do now. Is something running in the background that i cant see that has brought my pc to a crawl??

This really sucks and im really regretting updating....HELP
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2 years ago#2
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2 years ago#3
Does windows 8 have a resource manager like windows 7? check that
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2 years ago#4
Solution: Get Windows 7
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2 years ago#5
Ok i just found the problem.

The perpetrator was.........THE TASK MANAGER

So all i did was just simply restart my pc and for whatever reason everything worked just fine as it has for the past year...then i open the task manager...close it...and everything slows down to a crawl again...

I restarted my PC AGAIN and the problem has vanished....by opening the task manager and closing it my PC turns in to a snail...I have absolutely no idea why.
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2 years ago#6
Its because you're a patriots fan.

Nobody likes patriots fans.
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2 years ago#8
Killah Priest posted...
Its because you're a patriots fan.

Nobody likes patriots fans.


Patriots are 5-1, i bet your team has a crap record

Either that or you are a saints fan and just mad after they CHOKED last week in the final minute rofl
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2 years ago#9
NE_PatriotsFan posted...
Killah Priest posted...
Its because you're a patriots fan.

Nobody likes patriots fans.


Patriots are 5-1, i bet your team has a crap record

Either that or you are a saints fan and just mad after they CHOKED last week in the final minute rofl


He didn't say anything about the Patriots' record and yet you did a marvelous job of providing evidence to prove his theory correct.
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2 years ago#10
Anyone can be a bandwagon fan to a team with a good record.

I don't watch football, but I loathe Pats fans. They're the Yankees of football. Well, them and the Cowboys.
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