Re: Slow System?

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by SgtMinor, Jul 21, 2003.

  1. SgtMinor

    SgtMinor Guest

    The power supply did not fail while it was shut off. It probably went
    south when you turned the machine on. If that was the case, there may
    have been a voltage spike that damaged some components. Can you plug
    the hard drive into the secondary IDE controller?

    DeSoto Driver wrote:
    >
    > My powersuply 250w died suddenly replaced it with a 300w, system now works
    > but is super slow, ran scan disk on it & it took over 10 hours & it found
    > no errors,went to defrag & it wont let me, it says there are errors on the
    > disk & to run scan disk. System is a P2 500 amd cpu running Win Me w/256 mb
    > memory. Hope someone has some ideas as to what happened. The PS was dead
    > when I tried to turn it on it didnt die while it was running. TIA
     
    SgtMinor, Jul 21, 2003
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