Overnight slowness? Bootcamp related???!?!

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by jonnysods, Apr 2, 2007.

  1. jonnysods macrumors 601


    Sep 20, 2006
    There & Back Again
    Hey MR peeps, seems that my computer is running into some problems, well one problem I guess!

    All of a sudden my machine has gotten a lot slower - today I have been doing some video work on Final Cut Pro and the render times have slowed down to a crawl - right now I'm exporting a 2.5 minute video to quicktime - 3 hours! All the rendering has been super slow too.

    I haven't used my computer since Friday (today is Sunday) - I was running FCP then, and before I shutdown I downloaded bootcamp 1.2 and installed it. THe machine was running fine. Now it's like a dog!

    I'm more than sure it's not related, it just can't be! I haven't installed the 1.2 drivers on my other partition yet so no complaints there.

    Any ideas on what diagnositics to run, or how to speed this bad boy up!
  2. deadpixels macrumors 6502a


    Oct 30, 2006
    open activity monitor and check wich processes are eatin' up your RAM and processor cycles :D

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