Re: [NTLK] Fwd: Problem #1...

From: Richard Henderson <>
Date: Thu Jul 19 2007 - 12:37:50 EDT

So, for fear of sounding rude (and that's not my intention), how does this
reply help in any way?
Are you trying to tell me there are NO XP users on here syncing their
newtons to their outlook contacts/etc. using relatively current hardware?
Because we all know that running that many instances of slowdown won't work.

If you have any suggestions to help, please, I'd love to hear them!

On 7/19/07, Steven Scotten <> wrote:
> Making your computer unusable is the point of slowdown.exe. Do you
> think that you could run XP on the machines that were state of the
> art when Newt got discontinued?
> The good news is that it only makes your computer unusable
> temporarily. You can sync, quit, and go back to your normal life.
> I think on my old 350Mhz Athlon II I had to run three instances of
> slowdown.exe in order to sync the Newt. Your Centrino is probably at
> least five times as fast. If it weren't for the additional overhead
> of XP over Win98 you'd need ten or fifteen instances. So I doubt two
> will do the trick.
> Good luck,
> Steve

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