File deletion from desktop takes ages

  Halmer 10:34 07 Mar 09

Whenever I delete a file on my Vista laptop from the desktop it takes to move to the recycle bin.

Any ideas anyone plz?

  Sea Urchin 11:14 07 Mar 09

"With Vista I got a marked speed improvement in
file operations by disabling Remote Differential Compression. Control Panel/Programs and Features/ Turn Windows features on or off/Uncheck Remote
Differential Compression. I have found no negatives to disabling RDC. Hope this helps".

And some further speedups for Vista - one of which is that described above

click here

  Halmer 14:32 07 Mar 09

will try and post back.

  Halmer 19:17 20 Mar 09

That worked a treat.

  Sea Urchin 22:52 20 Mar 09

Good to hear that things have speeded up a bit - thanks for the feedback

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