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For about the last month I have seen my Firefox browser get very slow. I also see for a brief time, a message at the top that says "Firefox not responding" when I access a web site. This message at the top of my screen window only lasts for a short time, and then disappears. I would appreciate any help and suggestions that may help my problem. Thank you.

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If you need to make screenshots the Windows snipping tool should be pretty easy to use. Use the file option to save the screenshot it produces somewhere you can find it - look at the location is says & give it a short simple name otherwise it calls the file capture

As a general rule if all browsers are slow the problem is likely one with Windows. Possibly even a malware issue. To rule out a malware issue follow the suggestions in this article

For Windows focused help try some forum such as

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john99, thank you for your reply. I'm sure you know much more than I, but I tend to think your right when you make the comment "As a general rule if all browsers are slow the problem is likely one with Windows. Possibly even a malware issue. To rule out a malware issue follow the suggestions in this article".

I will take your advice and try those suggestions, both of them (Windows), that you recommended. I'm pretty sure I did do a malware check already, but will do one again. I will get back to you after trying them. Please be patient with my responses John, as it takes a while for me to determine if in fact something actually works in a factual way. Again, thank you for your help and patience.

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