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How to make your pc work fast

If you want your pc to improve speed then maintain these small tips.

1. Clean temporary file regulary (run/%temp%) delete all the things in the temp folder.

2. Scandisk your pc regularly.

3. Clear browsing histroy and cookies daily.

4. Avoid keeping files on Desktop.

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Increase internet speed


To increase internet speed
* Check to see if faster internet connections are in your area:
Fiber optic and cable internet tend to be faster than DSL and dial-Up.
*Do some basic maintenance on your PC:
a scan disk, a virus scan, a malware scan, and clear your recycle bin.Delete old files and temporary files.
* Reset Your Modem
Sometimes switching OFF and ON your modem helps you to speed the internet.
* Optimize your cache or temporary Internet files.
These files improve your Internet connection performance by not downloading the same file over and over.

After you have tried some of this,try your connection again using Scanmyspeed.com and see if it's running any faster. If you are not satisfied Call your Internet service provider (ISP) and check whether upgradation of your plan is necessary.

Oct 24, 2013 | Computers & Internet

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my desktop is running very slow


to speed up your desktop you should perform following operations :-
  • go to your start button, and click on the option accessory. Then go to system tools in the accessory option and then click on disk clean up option.
  • the second method to speed up your desktop is- press windows button+r to open the run window.
  • then type %temp% in the run window dialog box and then press enter.
  • whole temporary files of your desktop will appear in a window. then press ctrl+A to select all files and the press Shift+delete to delete those files permanently.
  • deletion of these temporary files does not harm your desktop.
  • Another way to speed up your desktop is to clear prefetch files from your desktop.
  • press window key+r and then type prefetch keyword in the dialog box and press enter.
  • then a window will appear.select all the files shown in the window and delete them by pressing shift+delete

Jun 01, 2011 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC

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i have dell inspiron 5160 is very slow n getting problem in more time now problem is laptop wanted boot ,where is problem i dont know but stopped in unwanted time n after


5 ways to speed up your PC

By following a few simple guidelines, you can maintain your computer and keep it running smoothly. This article discusses how to use the tools available in Windows 7, Vista, and http://www.microsoft.com/atwork/maintenance/speed.aspx#">XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) to more efficiently maintain your computer and safeguard your privacy when you're online.

1. Free up disk space

The Disk Cleanup tool helps you free up space on your hard disk to improve the performance of your computer. The tool identifies files that you can safely delete, and then enables you to choose whether you want to delete some or all of the identified files.

Use Disk Cleanup to:

  • Remove temporary Internet files.

  • Remove downloaded program files (such as Microsoft ActiveX controls and Java applets).

  • Empty the Recycle Bin.

  • Remove Windows temporary files such as error reports.

  • Remove optional Windows components that you don't use.

  • Remove installed programs that you no longer use.

  • Remove unused restore points and shadow copies from System Restore.

Tip: Typically, temporary Internet files take the most amount of space because the browser caches each page you visit for faster access later.

To use Disk Cleanup

Window 7 users

  1. Click Start, click All Programs, click Accessories, click System Tools, then click Disk Cleanup. If several drives are available, you might be prompted to specify which drive you want to clean.

  2. When Disk Cleanup has calculated how much space you can free, in the Disk Cleanup for dialog box, scroll through the content of the Files to delete list.

  3. MORE INFORMATION GO TO THIS LINK: http://www.microsoft.com/atwork/maintenance/speed.aspx

Dec 06, 2010 | Dell Computers & Internet

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