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Does use of Sandbox (Avast Pro) adversely affect programs. Should it be used all the time with Browsers? Is browsing slowed?
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Using Sandbox should not adversely affect programs.  Below is a link to the FAQ for Sandboxie another Sandbox program.

http://www.sandboxie.com/index.php?FrequentlyAskedQuestions#WhatIsSandboxie

more info here
http://www.sandboxie.com/

Basically it really cant hurt to run your browser in a sandbox.  that way, if you download anything malicious it will not affect your computer.  I dont see much slowdown when using a browser in Sandboxie.  However your best bet is to give it a try for yourself.  
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