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gorrepati

Running out of physical memory

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physical memory 254MB RAM is completely used with out starting any application/software on computer( just booting Win ME and leaving as it is). RAM usage checked by using "SystemAgent" software tool. How can I use my system with this 254RAM. It runs slow and often no response from keyboard OR mouse. can any one help me? thanks.

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Either you have too many startup items being loaded, or are infected with malware.

Google 'msconfig' and see the malware prevention forum for more information.

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Or get StartupCPL 2.8 (zip version) from here, unpack, install, go to Control Panel > Startup and carefully check the items in each tab. Disable the ones appearing suspect or -if unsure- list the items here so we could advise.

Personally I consider StartupCPL a little more friendly than msconfig, but it's all a matter of taste. ;)

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-for startup stuff, I've been enjoying "Starter" by CodeStuff (freeware, http://codestuff.cjb.net/, also listed at snapfiles.com, etc)...

-but be sure to tweak the Options, incl. "show advanced"-stuff, properly, for the best (and most complete) results...

>;]

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