One possibility is that you need to disable IPv6 support. It may be a delay with DNS queries. Your system could use more ram.
Isn't RealPlayer11 gold a windows commercial product?
Another possibility is that just after an install, the updatedb and beagle indexers may be indexing your hard drive. After they finish, only new files need to be indexed and don't slow down the system as much.
Last edited by jschiwal; 12-09-2008 at 08:35 AM.