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Old 09-06-2006, 04:41 PM   #1
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Does anyone know how much window blinds affects the cpu and ram usage? Object Desktop 2007 is out and I'm thinking of getting it... but I dont really think its worth it if its jsut gonna slow down my system. Cheers.
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Old 09-06-2006, 04:45 PM   #2
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i can barely tell a difference when runnign it on my suytem (see my sig). you shouldnt notice barely any difference at all on your pc. you can try the windowblinds trial to see how much ti will affect you cpu and ram suage. heres a link:

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i'm using windows blinds right now.. and i'm not getting any sluggishness in my computer. then again i don't know your computer specs.
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i'm using windows blinds right now.. and i'm not getting any sluggishness in my computer. then again i don't know your computer specs.
specs are in his sig

But yeah, as the guys already said it won't make a big difference.
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i think it only takes up like 3mb of memory actually
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specs are in his sig

But yeah, as the guys already said it won't make a big difference.
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