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Windows vista is running slow


FPCH New Member
Dec 28, 2006
Hi can anyone plz help i have a standard pc with windows vista rc1 running fine but im having a problem with a higher spec pc trying to run vista. The higher spec pc has a dual core 3.4GHz processor, 1 Gig of ram, 80 Gig sata hard disk drive and a bigger graphics card than the standard pc. The only think that is really different in the the 2 pc's is the highes spec one has a sata hdd and the standard one has an ide hdd, I have tryed both 32 bit and 64 bit os and still no joy. I have also noticed it takes a long time even to install vista on the higher spec pc so i was thinking is it the hdd but i have xp running on it and it run's fine.


FPCH Member
Jan 21, 2006
Telford, UK
I think you need to make sure you have the final release version of Vista. RC1 obviously will still contain bugs due to being a release candidate and not an actual release.