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Parallels, Vista and Kinda Slowish


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Is there anything I can do to improve the performance and speed on Vista on Parallels?

I'm runnng it at it's highest resoultion, I know I could drop that I kind of like it like that.

So any suggestions. Welcome

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You can assign it more RAM under the 'edit vm' dialogue - the more RAM it has, the better it will run. If you only have 1GB, consider getting another gig - Vista alone has a recommended RAM usage of 1GB.

And maybe consider turning off some of the superfluous visual effects.
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Cheers, might pick up some extra RAM fo it....

Do you know how I can get my Keyboard Layout and iSight and all that working on it. Cheers

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