Having problems with your Gateway GT5220 PC Desktop ?

My computer runs windows 98 and i need to upgrade it to windows millennium for free, it runs really slow and you can barely see the pictures because the person I got it off of tried to download xp and it did not get to finish so now it runs worse then it did before.


Answers :

1st try the following, if u still get problem, plz do post comment, i/we'll answer:

ur system is too back n out dated..howevr, it'll support Win XP Pro SP2..try download it from torrent site (like mininova.org or so on), using any bit torrent client (eg. utorrent)..make a boot cd n install it..

after u installed it, plz follow the instructions below:
increase thevirtual memory size: open 'Run'->type"sysdm.cpl"->clickon 'Advanced' tab->click open 'Settings submit buttonunder Performance->click on 'Advanced' tab->here u'll find'Virtual Memory' settings->click open 'Change' submit button inhere->type the 'Initial Size (MB): 1440'; Maximum Size(MB):2880'..->click 'Set' submit button->pressOK->OK->Cancel..->now restart the pc..

hv a licensed and UPDATED antivirus installed (i prefer avg/kaspersky, , without updation a full version antivirus is useless)..
download, install n run microsoft kb890830..http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=AD724AE0-E72D-4F54-9AB3-75B8EB148356&displaylang=en..
download n run Startup Control Panel..http://download.cnet.com/Startup-Control-Panel/3000-2094_4-10039330.html..'remove all the unnecessarystartup items from here..(if u can't find what to remove, post me/us inur comment with all the items listed in each n every tabs herein)..
remove all unnecessary software from add/remove programs..
download, install n run 'Advanced System Care Pro'..http://download.cnet.com/Advanced-SystemCare-Pro/3000-2086_4-10399324.html..

alsocheck the ram(s)..open it/them, rub itz teeth gently with a eraser, toremove any oxide and or carbon formed..resit them again into theslot(s)..

for better professional supervision, do contact ur system admin/vendor....
I will suggest you to upgrade the Operating System to Windows XP using a clean installation. You will have to format your hard disk and install the new OS.
Also upgrading the memory will enhance the performance of your system.

Please feel free to get back for any further assistance.

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