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Scrolling in PCA


Graham.

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For the last couple of days, scrolling in threads has been very slow and jerky in Windows 7.

It's OK on other sites and OK if I boot into Windows.

I've disabled Link Scanner in AVG in case that was the cause, but it wasn't.

Anyone else affected?

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Graham.

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That should read 'OK if I boot into Vista'.

No-one else having this problem? It's still happening to me.

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sunnystaines

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had it too, also loss of background colours at times.

ok in xp

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smackheadz

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turn off smooth scrolling and see what it's like.

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Graham.

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Thanks, can you point me towards that option, please?

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smackheadz

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in internet explorer it is tools-internet options-advanced-and then scroll down and uncheck smooth scrolling.

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Graham.

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Thanks, I'm on Firefox and it's in a similar location. I'll boot into 7 and test it.

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Graham.

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Smooth scrolling changes the action a little but it's still slower than in Vista.

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smackheadz

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is it the same if you use internet explorer?

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buteman

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Slow and fast for me.never know what it is going to be like.
Try Tools.Developers Tools.Disable at the top.And press Script.
That disables script and I/E works a lot faster but some programs need it running just a matter of going back and switching it on again.
it may help you worth a try.
I have mine switched of at the moment and get about a lot quicker.

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buteman

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Ignore last just read that you use Firefox and not I/E.

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