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disabled those. what else can i disable? btw i have logitech mouse and keyboard if that helps anyone in knowing which logitech things to disable because that is a lot for just a mouse and keyboard. as for the cpu things i dont know what they are do you?
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Ok another very important aspect to speed up Vista is to shut down services you never use. They don't show up in the startup or taskmanager. But they are running and using up valuable resources. Do you use infrared? Are you a network server? There's over a 100 services running in Vista and most of them are never even used. Check out http://www.speedyvista.com/services.html and also http://www.blackviper.com/WinVista/servicecfg.htm

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currently i have 4 gbs of ram and its using 31% of it at idle
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post #14 of 29
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currently i have 4 gbs of ram and its using 31% of it at idle
That's ok. Vista, simply handles ram differently than xp. The more you have, the more it will use.
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post #15 of 29
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yea i just want to decrease those numbers because at some points it uses up almost all 4gbs which can't be right. just want to get rid of all the useless programs. I should mention that im running 69 processes right now. heres pic
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post #16 of 29
I take it you have a g15 keyboard? I get 5 processes running because of the k/b
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logitech g15 keyboard logitech g5 mouse. what processes can i end there?
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post #18 of 29
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in the bottom right also i always have avg, 3 logitech icons(not sure which to get rid of) network and volume control. I'd like to get down to under 1000mb of ram at idle
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post #19 of 29
Quote:
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in the bottom right also i always have avg, 3 logitech icons(not sure which to get rid of) network and volume control. I'd like to get down to under 1000gb of ram at idle
Wow you only have 4 gigs of ram, but are using 1tb of it? That ought to be uber slow
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surprisingly is
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