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Hello,

I guess this isnt really a graphics issue but i didnt know where to start this thread. My laptop has a 8600GTm and it has a lot of background programs running on it which makes my games run really slowly. is there a program which optimizes the PC for gaming while closing the background programs and services? I know its an old card but it would be nice to run it like it used too without lag issues. Any suggestion would be helpful, Thanks! smile.gif
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Are you by chance running this on a Dell Inspiron 1720?

I had the same problem as you. I couldn't find the program that would do what you mentioned, so I simply reinstalled the OS, made sure I only installed the programs and applications that I NEEDED.

After that, everything seems to work smoothly and efficiently, especially during gaming.

That's all the advice I can give. Starting on a clean slate really solves many problems.
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That's something I haven't seen before. Does it actually work?
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@Recipe7 - Running Dell Vostro 1500

@Bo_Punk_2.0 - will give Game Booster 3 a shot, Thank You biggrin.gif
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