Slow is not always steady or winning

By Kathleen Atkins

This week, more than one forum member expresses concerns about slow progress of tasks in Windows 7.

Forum member Real Woodworm thought at first that one payroll application was dragging down his network of Windows 7 machines, but he found the problem occurring with Excel and Word as well.

Other members have submitted good suggestions, but as yet the source of the trouble remains mysterious. More»

The following links are this week’s most interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions to which you might be able to provide responses:

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The Lounge Life column is a digest of the best of the WS Lounge discussion board. Kathleen Atkins is associate editor of Windows Secrets.
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About Kathleen Atkins

Kathleen Atkins is the Windows Secrets associate editor. She's also a freelance writer, editor, and photographer. Prior to joining Windows Secrets, she worked at Microsoft Press.