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feels very sluggish - is this right?

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    feels very sluggish - is this right?


    Hey all,

    I am slowly getting used to the new Windows 8 layout and in particular the whole user experience however the overall speed of my system feels very sluggish when perhaps it shouldn't ?

    Is there anyway to see what is causing my PC to act to slowly and highlight ways that it can be boosted..

    My hardware is fairly modern and consists of a i7 quad core processor, 8GB DDR3 RAM and a 750GB Hard Drive.

    Many thanks

    Scott

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    Any installed software like antivirus or anything like that ? open task manager and watch cpu/ram/hdd usage; open event viewer -> windows logs -> system, and search for errors, read them all and analyze, search google for solutions, if need.
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feels very sluggish - is this right?
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