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CPU Clock, Hirens BootCD, Windows XP

I have an older laptop I am thinking of multiple uses for it. The laptop ran windows xp terribly slow so I did a fresh install of windows xp and it still runs terribly slow(yes i installed the correct ...
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Mobile CPU vs. Ultra-low voltage CPU: performance [closed]

I'm choosing a new laptop and one of the questions is a type of CPU ā€” mobile or ultra-low voltage. If to be more precise, I'm torn between two models of Intel Core i5 ā€” i5-2410M (Sandy Bridge) and ...
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Is it possible to down-clock a laptop CPU?

Is it possible to down-clock a laptop CPU, i.e. make it slower? Rationale: Iā€™d like to save battery power and generate less heat. My laptop is an HP Compaq 6715b running Windows 7 Professional SP1, ...