Originally Posted by marco pedrana
it could be that the download history has become huge. check the Options > Privacy tab > see if the "remember downloaded files" is ticked: if it is, uncheck it, then empty the cache, personal data, history etc (same tab: check settings before to do so you can keep forms and passwords)
does this help any?
indeed it helped a bit. From 115 MB down to 95 MB
. By the way my DL history is mostly tidy, but my temporary data was a mess