Tips for Faster Windows XP
Posted 01 September 2007 - 11:16 AM
I use CCleaner and tune Up Utilities, Its nice
Posted 04 October 2007 - 02:21 AM
Tjhis is what I do:
- Disk cleanup (especially after installing progs and internet browsing)
- Disk defragementation at least once a week
- Use of CCleaner (look on Cnet) to clean cache and registry
- Use of various registry cleanup progs (look on google and there'll be heaps)
Just follow a simple routine and it speed sup ur comp
Posted 29 October 2007 - 07:12 PM
Posted 30 October 2007 - 02:25 AM
You have AOL 8.0 installed on the computer. Complete the steps outlined bewlo to add the /prefetch:1 switch to AOL's Target path.
1. Right click on the AOL shortcut and select properties from the menu.
2. In the Target: Field add the /prefetch:1 switch to the very end of the path, like this: "C:\Program Files\America Online 8.0\aol.exe" /prefetch:1 and then click ok.
Now start AOL. It would load at least 50 times faster than ever before.
1, Go to the Start button/All Programs/Accessories/System Tools
2. Right click on System Restore and select properties from the menu that appears. Add the /prefetch:1 to the Target Path entry so it looks like this %ystemRoot%\System32\restore\rstrui.exe /prefetch:1 and click ok.
Now System Restore will start immediately when executed.
This setting optimizes the contiguous file allocation size for the file system and can be especially useful for disk intensive applications. Open up your registry and go to:
Create a DWORD value named 'ConfigFileAllocSize' and set the value to '200' (in hex) or 512 (decimal)
These Settings will fine tune your systems memory
management -at least 512MB of ram recommended
go to start\run\regedit -and then to the following key
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Memory Management
1.DisablePagingExecutive -double click it and in the decimal put a 1 - this allows XP to keep data in memory now instead of paging sections of ram to harddrive yeilds faster performance.
2.LargeSystemCache- double click it and change the decimal to 1 -this allows XP Kernel to Run in memory improves system performance alot
these tips messed up my computer. had to change every back. I don't know if it works for you or not, but didn't for me. my computer slow down to a crawl.
Posted 31 October 2007 - 11:24 AM
Posted 29 December 2007 - 10:18 AM
but i don't think if it help my pc
anyway thank you so much
Posted 14 January 2008 - 07:06 PM
Posted 22 January 2008 - 01:46 AM
Some of these tweaks can really increase the speed of your Windows system.
If you are aware of some more tips to increase the speed of Windows XP then please post here
hi everyone... my pc monitor doesnt open. i had done checked all the cables plug to my cpu but still it doesnt open.
Posted 09 April 2008 - 01:41 PM
Best tip of all: install Linux!
Install linux without X-Window! Command line is cool!
Posted 10 April 2008 - 04:20 AM
Posted 07 May 2008 - 01:13 AM
what stuffs it do and how it can fasten up my p.c.?
Posted 07 May 2008 - 09:07 AM
Ahm... what is a CCcleaner...?
It can't fasten your PC. It's just a temporary files cleaner.
CCleaner can actually screw up your pc, it doesn't take into account how windows update stores automatic updates that its downloading which then causes windows update to think they are installed when they are not. Also some installers create their install information and uninstall files in temporary directorys which can then stop them from uninstalling.
The best way of cleaning out temp files would be windows built in utility, no need for extra software
Posted 01 June 2008 - 12:36 PM
and clean the un wanted files
THe ccleaner frome the best programe for that
and thnx for this topic
Posted 27 June 2008 - 01:19 PM