Subject: Re: Upgrade report - SSD & photo software
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From: David Taylor <>
Subject: Re: Upgrade report - SSD & photo software
Date: Wed, 27 Dec 2017 16:54:47 +0000
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On 27/12/2017 11:32, android wrote:
> On 2017-12-27 09:27:02 +0000, David Taylor said:
>> On 27/12/2017 07:26, android wrote:
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>>> I have W10 on my Acer notebook, a c2d with 8GB RAM... It's 
>>> unbelivable how slow it is compared to my old Mac Mini, another c2d 
>>> but with OSX Snow Leopard and 3GB in use.
>> Win-10 shouldn't be slow, especially with 8 GB memory.  I would check 
>> for any mis-configuration or unwanted processes (especially if it's a 
>> vendor's Win-10 rather than a plain version from Microsoft without all 
>> the junk-ware!).  Use the Task Manager to see what's eating all the 
>> CPU, memory, disk I/O etc.
> I have. It's Windows mostly.

You have an issue then which needs to be resolved.  Even on a 2GB tablet 
Win-10 is quite usable (I've used it for video reception), but you would 
naturally need more memory for some other programs.