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Computer slows to almost unusable speed when running the Sandbox

  • #56197
    Seamus O’Neill


    I am trying to start the 14day classes. I have already downloaded everything I need and opened the sandbox and pulled up the URL. The issue is my computer slows down to an almost unusable speed when running the Sandbox.

    Currently Im using a personal computer that has meets all the hardware requirements and have a Intel pentium PCU 2127U @ 1.90GHz and 4GB or RAM amd 64bit operating system. I am wondering if it could be my processor. Is there a recommend process? Or is the processor even the issue?

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  • #56602

    Hi Seamus,
    It is most likely the fact you have 4GB of RAM as this is the bare minimum needed to run the sandbox.


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