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Opening up programs takes a long time. especially firefox.
Uninstall firefox. Reboot Windows. Use Internet Explorer to download firefox 3.5 from www.firefox.com. Reinstall firefox, should be much faster.
Please remove firefox completely and install the latest version and restart your machine to take its effect.
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