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Computer is slow. Many files are duplicated but with their names changed. Example, in additions to file Documents and Settings, there is a file Docume~1. Is there a way to get rid of these extra files? Is this due to virus? Is this slowing my computer down?

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It may be your profile is corrpted you can remove the other accounts by reight click on computer and go to manage and remove the other account exccpet the administrator. or it is bettre if you format and reinstall the operating systems.
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