Sometimes it takes my system several minutes just to delete a 2KB file using Windows Explorer. I assume that the registry is being updated in hundreds of places.
John Hedtke wrote: > I'd find that utterly believable. I'm sure that my registry is full > of junk. I've been thinking about doing a system reload and > reinstall for months, but I also know that it takes about 40-50 hours > of productive time to get the box back to the state I'd > wanted--reloading and reconfiguring all the programs--and I haven't > found a good window to do it in. > > Thanks! :) > > At 07:28 AM 4/22/2009, quills at airmail.net wrote: >> I would say that it's more common to the operating system. The more >> you have going on in your background the more time Windows takes to >> do installs. And my experience has always been for long install >> times on Windows. I believe it to be a function of how the OS is >> structured and the registry. >> >> Scott >> >> John Hedtke wrote: >>> I just re-installed Acrobat 9.0 Pro Extended off the Adobe TCS 2.0 >>> and it took very close to two hours. Nope, nothing special, but >>> the histogram just s-l-o-w-l-y crawled across the screen and a mere >>> two hours later, it seemed to be done. >>> >>> Is this normal for Acrobat 9.0 or for the Tech Comm Suite 2.0? I >>> have no way of knowing and there's no telling what Adobe may >>> consider acceptable. Thoughts? >>> >>> >>> Yours truly, >>> >>> John Hedtke >>> Author/Consultant/Contract Writer >>> www.hedtke.com <-- website > > _______________________________________________ > > > You are currently subscribed to Framers as jowens at magma.ca. > > Send list messages to framers at lists.frameusers.com. > > To unsubscribe send a blank email to > framers-unsubscribe at lists.frameusers.com > or visit http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options/framers/jowens%40magma.ca > > Send administrative questions to listadmin at frameusers.com. Visit > http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info. > >