8GB of RAM is adequate for the typical Windows 10 user.
While I’ve seen comments that performance is faster with
16GB, 8gb does not result in the kind of slowness
described. There are a lot of blind screen-reader users
with 8GB of RAM, using Windows 10.
It may be that the computer can run Windows 7 well, but
that it doesn’t have the power to run Windows 10 well.
What synthesizer are you using? One thing that might
help is using a different synthesizer. For example, buying
Eloquence if you are using speech that requires much more
power, might make a significant difference. You can try an
Eloquence demo and see.
Ibrahim, there's a lot you
don't tell us--specifically, how much ram
this machine has, how much free hard drive space, how many
& their speed.
There is a Windows 10 compatibility tester that MS has. Did
this? If you have < 8gb of ram, then I suggest that
Windows 10 is not
a good choice, especially when running adaptive technology.
also say that because this is an upgrade, there may be
apps or drivers.
On 8/10/21, JM Casey <jmcasey@...>
> It might be some kind of app running in the background
that's slowing down
> your system, but it really shouldn’t' be Defender ora
ny of the Microsoft
> programmes, which should work pretty smoothly together.
> I have had big system slowdowns sometimes after a huge
amount of disk
> activity, but it happens maybe once every few months
or less and a restart
> always sets everything right.
> The problem you are experiencing must be specific to
> Perhaps if you give some stats about the machine,
someone might have a
> Maybe also go into task manager and take a look at
startup items; see if
> you can get rid of anything.
> Maybe the manufacturer put some bloatware on the
system that is messing
> with it.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
On Behalf Of Ibrahim Ajayi
> Sent: August 10, 2021 08:00 PM
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: [nvda] Problems With NVDA and Windows10
> I've come to discover since I upgraded my laptop from
windows7 to 10, that
> the computer has not been responding to commands
> When I launch a program or a website, it takes a very
long time for it to
> start. Even when I am typing it sometimes takes some
seconds for the
> characters to appear.
> I don't know if this is a problem with the NVDA screen
reader or it is a
> problem with the operating system windows10.
> I don't understand why this is happening. I didn't have
this problem at any
> time with windows7 or even XP.
> I suspected at a time that the various security
installations were causing
> the problem, and I disabled windows defender. But this
has still not solved
> the problem.
> So, what can I do. Has anyone had this problem before?
> Thanking you in advance for your help in this regard.
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