Originally Posted by Waupli
Only having 1GB of RAM will also slow things down. If you increase to 1.5 or 2 GB then you'll see big jumps in performance.
if you double or add 50% more memory doesnt exactly mean you are getting performance out of it, if you go onto your Page file in windows then your performance will be affect.
replace your CPU with that, and i ensure you, performance will definately go alot faster... you could also try Ebay for SKT 754 CPU aim for a AMD Athlon64 S754 3000+ or above thats 2GHz or better, SKT 754 is becoming out of date fast so people are going to be trying to flog them over ebay, especially as it is getting closer to christmas