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Yeah I try for a reinstall every 6 or so months but I agree after a year or two it does start feeling slow.
 
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Originally Posted by DA77 View Post


I reinstall windows every 2-3 months kookoo.gif

 

That's a good way to wear out your solid state drives. :)

 

 

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Originally Posted by funkmetal View Post

Yeah I try for a reinstall every 6 or so months but I agree after a year or two it does start feeling slow.

 

It starts feeling slow after about 6 months even with your solid state drives?

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It starts feeling slow after about 6 months even with your solid state drives?

It starts feeling slow on the SSD's after about a year, but 6 months is a habit I picked up back on XP. tongue.gif
 
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It starts feeling slow on the SSD's after about a year, but 6 months is a habit I picked up back on XP. tongue.gif

 

Then I would say it's from using Windows Update. I stopped using Windows Update in 2012, in June or July.

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