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Slow computer that keeps telling me to install updates repeatedly
\015 My computer is suddenly very slow (almost unusable). I purchased and ran BitDefender (deep scan) and it says there are no issues aside from the fact that I need to do the windows update (which i've now done 3 times). I reboot and its still saying i need to install it. I'm running Vista on a Dell laptop. Firefox is my browser.\015
More than likely your registry is corrupted or you have a lot of orphaned files. Run a scan on the registry to see how many errors you have, a lot more info here - http://registry-repair-program-reviews.com
Well u have to check that the updates are installed or not.
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