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My vote goes to Google Chrome. Been usin it for awhile and love it.
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why not try using a lighter OS. if its too slow for FF3 or Chrome, or even IE8 for that matter...stick a different OS on it, a light Linux distro would be your best bet.
    
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All browsers should work. Both FireFox and Opera works fine on my 500 mhz Pentium 2.
All browsers are running fantastic on this Opera has about a 20% to 30% load on this laptop right now it's when I'm running Pandora when it slows way down, I was hoping to find a lightwight browser to reduce the total load on the computer when Pandora is running.
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why not try using a lighter OS. if its too slow for FF3 or Chrome, or even IE8 for that matter...stick a different OS on it, a light Linux distro would be your best bet.
MY dad would not like to learn a new OS I'll try Chrome and if that wont help, I'll suppose he will just have to deal with a slow Pandora
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MY dad would not like to learn a new OS I'll try Chrome and if that wont help, I'll suppose he will just have to deal with a slow Pandora

definatly try Chrome. otherwise, christmas is a few days away lol, he might want a new pc
    
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definatly try Chrome. otherwise, christmas is a few days away lol, he might want a new pc
I like the sugestion but I'm a poor College student

Did not expect the results from Chrome, Just sitting here talking to you guys, Chrome jumps around from 25% to 50% every once and a while it goes to 1%. With that I don't think that there is anything that can save this little computer from Adobe Flash Player Thanks a for all the great sugestions tho.
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