A fast PC has little to do with the Internet speed up situation. Oftentimes, making simple adjustments to a computer will enable it to load web pages faster. Clearing the clutter that gets downloaded into the PC or switching to a better Internet service provider that does not clog up PCs will often do the …

This How To is made for those that refresh pages very often and look for ways to improve their efficiency. It’s a small trick. Ok, there are 3 ways to refresh a page in firefox efficiently: Pressing F5, this is simple and fast way, requires your finger to press a key. The RAW refresh is …

Some of the more recent Firefox customizations I’ve examined are ways to speed up the rendering of Web pages. The settings to do this are a little arcane and not terribly self-explanatory, but with a little tinkering, you can often get pages to pop up faster and waste less time redrawing themselves. Start rendering pages …

Firefox has garnered a reputation for being an enormously customizable program, both through its add-on architecture and its internal settings. In fact, many of Firefox’s settings aren’t exposed through the Tools > Options menu; the only way to change them is to edit them manually. In this article, we’ll explore some of the most useful …

The page file is a dedicated spot reserved on your hard drive that the computer refers back to when it needs extra memory for programs and applications. Page file, or virtual memory is the slowest component of the memory process, because your computer has to call to the hard drive to access the page file. …

Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) is not scheduled until the second half of 2007, and Microsoft’s first shot at its successor, Windows Vista, may not be due out before “early 2007.” Meantime, many system builders (and their clients) will be keeping today’s WinXP SP2 systems running for some time. That makes now the perfect …

One of the annoying features of Vista is that because you have to create an account and a password for every other PC or device that you want to share files with. Because of this, everytime Vista all of these accounts are displayed, even if you dont actually use them on the PC, and you …

Does your laptop run way too hot? I mean, hot enough to make you hands uncomfortable? Hot enough to burn your lap on the couch? Hot enough that the CPU seems to “throttle down” or the system “locks up” after a period of intense & extended computation? (Video editing or Windows Media playback for example) …

To change the interval that Windows updates the time using the internet time servers via regedit, navigate to: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services \W32Time\TimeProviders\NtpClient Select “SpecialPollInterval” Change decimal value from 604800 to a different value in seconds. i.e.: 172800 (2 Days) or 86400 (1 Day) and so on. We don’t recommend changing this unless you are on a broadband …

Description: This is a tutorial video that shows you how to perform a clean installation of Windows XP. This video is intended for new PC users. Includes: Windows XP – How To Perform a Clean Install [Tutorial Video] TechSmith Screen Capture Codec 2.0.6 Running Time: 8:13 Resolution: 800×600 Bit rate: N/A [uncompressed] Codec: Techsmith Aspect …