Ok, so I finally bought a Laptop for around $125, and upon installing some new software, and deleting all this weird crap off the hdd, i have a new problem, it is somehow slower than when i first tested it, with ALL the software on it, its using more ram than my desktp to run fewer applictaions, to show you, here is a list of apps on my desktop and laptop.
AVG. Ram used: 346Mb of 2.25gb
All Known Software since wiping of HDD:
Garrys mod 10 + Valve Complete Pack
Halo Custom Edition
Computer Ascociate's Anti Virus 2009 Internet Suite
Nvidea Control Panel Version 18?.??
Belkin Wireless Networking Utility.
Far Cry 2
ULI SATA Raid Manager
All Know Exsisting Software:
Computer Ascociate's 2009 Anti Virus Internet Suite
Garry's Mod 10 + Valve Complete Pack.
ATI Catalyst Control Center 8.2
Brodcam WIFI Utility
ALL KNOWN PREVIOUS SOFTWARE
Avast Anti Virus
Computer Ascociate's 2007 Internet Security Suite
Rigs Of Rods
Far Cry 2 (failed install)
Catalyst Control Center 10.2 (Crashed Windows)
possibly ANY software sold with the computer before it was a used computer.
AVG. RAM USAGE: 1.23Gb of 1.25Gb
Desktop AVG. Gaming Ram usage: 1.74Gb of 2.25Gb
Laptop AVG Gaming Ram Usage: 1.56Gb of 1.25gb.
I am going to upgrade my laptops ram anyways, but knowing what is causing it to eat up so much ram could extend its life a few more years.
Desktop OS: Windows XP Pro SP3
LAPtop OS: Windows XP MCE SP3