I have computer Intel E5400 2.70 ghz. 1 gb memory and 500 gb. disk. After power failure my computer is very slow. It is using about 3% of the disk and about 250 meg of memory. In taskmanager the CPU is almost idle (1-2%) but the computer is very slow on all actions.
It is very likely that the HDD is physically damaged. Computers slow down dramatically when they wait for the drive to seek sectors that cannot be reached. Try to boot it up from a live cd with hard drive
If you have done a reformat of your hard drive and proceeded to do a successful Windows XP installation, you may notice that a choice between two operating systems when you start up the machine.
Here is how to get rid of this:
The viewer will learn how to successfully create a multiboot device using the SARDU utility on Windows 7.
Start the SARDU utility:
Change the image directory to wherever you store your ISOs, this will prevent you from having 2 copies of an ISO wit…