I am running RH 7.002.001 on XP SP2. I have 2GB ram and 40GB
free space on a defragmented drive. I have a Celeron processor.
Even with only Outlook open, it takes 5 to 8 minutes to open my RH
working environment. I have turned off Automatically check for
updates and I checked Use Offline Help. Our office has generous
internet bandwidth. My working environment at the moment opens the
following pods: Topic List, TOC, index and glossary, the Output
view, variables, SSL and the Project Set-up group. It seems that I
have to click with the mouse to even get these mdi items to show up
once the RH database has loaded. The project has about 350 htm
files and many more images. Any ideas?
Thanks, Peter. That seems to have made a difference; I'll see
how things progress. If RH slows down again, is this a technique
that can be used safely regularly? It seems to act like a defrag