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Simple Tweaks to speed up your system

To improve the feel of how fast your system is all you have to do is reduce the response time from the start menu
to do this follow this easy windows xp tweak.
1. Go to Start then Run
2. Type 'Regedit' then click 'Ok'
3. Find "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop"
4. Select "MenuShowDelay"
5. Right click and select "Modify'
6. Reduce the number to "100′

When you access a directory in Windows XP it wastes a lot of time updating the time stamp showing the last access time for that directory and for all the sub directories. To stop XP from doing this follow this tweak.
1. Go to Start and then Run and type "regedit"
2. Click through the file system until you get to "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Control\FileSystem"
3. Right-click in a blank area of the window on the right and select 'DWORD Value'
4. Create a new DWORD Value called 'NtfsDisableLastAccessUpdate'
5. Then Right click on the new value and select 'Modify'
6. Change the Value data to '1′
7. Click 'OK'

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MAKE YOUR MENUS LOAD FASTER This is one of my favourite tweaks as it makes a huge difference to how fast your machine willMAKE
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This is one of my favorite tweaks as it makes a huge difference to how
fast your machine will 'feel'. What this tweak does is remove the slight
delay between clicking on a menu and XP displaying the menu.

Go to Start then Run
Type 'Regedit' then click 'Ok'
Find "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop\"
Select "MenuShowDelay"
Right click and select "Modify'
Reduce the number to around "100"
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