i know i have read a post on this somewhere.... so if someone could direct me, i would like that. I have a ibook g4 running tiger. I have 80g hd with 25 free gigs. 512+256 ram and recently things have just been sllooowwwiinngg ddoowwnnn oonnn mmmmeeeeee. blah. I just seem to be getting prolonged beach balls and things just arent snappy in anything. What can i do about this? Thanks a bunch folks.