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Originally Posted by Monocog007 View Post

I feel bad for your GF, Vista is even worse than Windows ME. frown.gif Do you have an XP disk? Most of the time, OEMs offered xp disks to those who bought new vista machines because nobody likes it.

Have you ever even USED Vista? doh.gif

I ran Vista since release, up until 7 was released on old hardware (an Opteron 165 with 2GB of DDR400). Never ONCE did I have a problem with it, and it was a LOT better than XP in every way. SP1 Vista = 7, period. It's the same OS just about.
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Vista was and always will be a pain in the @ss, I suggest you convince her to upgrade her OS to windows 7 smile.gif
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You really didn't read anything I wrote in the OP did you? It was a clean install and I uninstalled everything as well as cleaned the startups. I also stated in the OP that it was upgraded to SP2.

My bad I guess. Missed the SP2 part. Was really sleepy when I made that post.

I'm not really quite familiar with how CCleaner works, thus, my suggestions of trying the MS link above. It's worked for me with regards to slow performance on computers.

Also could you try running in Safe Mode with networking, see if the same behaviour happens when using the programs you mentioned.
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