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Can you help me to speed up a rather bloated and slow office computer. Which program would you recommend to help speed things up. We are not very computer savvie so a programe would be the best choice from our point of view. Thank's, campbellcg
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Spybot
http://www.safer-networking.org/index.php?lang=en&page=download

RegSeeker
http://www.hoverdesk.net/freeware.htm

Spybot will kill the spyware (use the update feature before scanning)
RegSeeker will clean and "efficientize" the registry

Reboot into Safe Mode (F8 key during bootup) and run ScanDisk
reboot into Safe Mode and run Disk Defragmenter
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Thank's from a lean machine. campbellcg
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Welcome. You'll love it even more after you do the defragment.
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