Hello All, I'm having problems with my computer, I have already been helped by the Very Kind folks over at, Virus & malware forum, and they Are Done with Their part, and Told me to start a New Topic,& so I tried, But I guess I put it in the Wrong spot ??, in the technical section; A short story, I had in my home town, a shop with very smart tech's, because even though I'm on Dialup, they had my old computer zipping crazy quick for dialup, A Sad end to this story, One I had windows xp, and 2nd, My friends went out of business, & all the Other shops give me the ol run around, It's because Your on Dial up; 1st I know better, if my old shop can make a 15 year old xp, Very fast (for dial up), Then this New Replacement Computer SHOULD Really Zip; I could click on Any site/link, and under 3 seconds the picture, web page/link was completely loaded; Now downloading you tube "help videos" for example WAS Painfully SLOW; But I'm a old man, & on disability and my wife & I just do very basic stuff like, going to Social Security Administration, email, & stuff that helps us in every day life, "how to cook this/that"....So What's Going On??, Our email from PCH publishers clearing house, when I click on the "click here" tab Nothing happens, Until I hit "problem seeing this email", Then it works; When I go to any site "Geeks To Go" or any I get "page cannot be found" & have to hit F5 at least 5 time then it loads, but looks all out of wack, kind of half, bunch of (X X's) & lines, but f5 a few more times and I can see the page; It is Very slow in everything; I saved forever (fixed income) to buy this New computer it came with lots of Ram (a word I learned not too long ago) I mean my wife & I still only play Nintendo and bejeweled that is our limit of ??, it came with windows 7 & windows 8, we've been running 7,since we got it...Our old XP ran at 49 KBsec, this one 3 to 5 kb sec....CAN Somebody Help us, & walk us slowly through How to fix Settings or Whatever ales it ?, Sorry it's so Long winded but I had to DEFEND my Dialup, I've had zippy dialup, been with same ISP since 2008....HERE are my Computer Specs::: Thank You For Your Time & This Site.
Edit: Split of from a different thread - Z
EDIT by paws: link to topic in Virus and spyware removal forum
Edited by bonezz777, 30 March 2016 - 11:56 AM.