Having problems with your Dell OptiPlex GX260 PC Desktop ?

I have dell Optiplex GX260 with pentiumR 4 CPU 2ghz an 2g RAM. I have a separate seagate 200 g harddrive coupled to it. I tend to leave a lot of programmes open at one time mainly inetrnet stuff and just recently I notice that a lot of the programmes are running very slow, and I'm getting a lot of lock ups which eventually clear if I leve them, but take ages to do so. I noticed today that the task manager was showing very high cpu useage and even hit 100% on one occasion. I need to know how to s


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I would suggest rebooting more often as the OS has memory leaches that slow the computer down over time. Rebooting clears this up. Its a pain but works. Also remove programs using the program removal in the control panels as it will clear unneeded software that may be running on your computer. Backing up important files and doing a clean install is the best way to get rid of nasty malware that finds its way from the internet to your computer.
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\015\012A new system of course would be way faster but money is money, what is your time worth to put into this computer? is it worth wasting or get a new computer?
Please try to reduce some of the system load by closing programs after using them.
also please turn off file indexing option this will greatly improve your system performace.

and if u can change your pc then swith to the CORE 2 DUO family...pentiumz are old now...come to life

Thnx and i hope this helps.
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