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Hello sir, iam using mozilla 3.6 as my default web browser and i have a dsl broadband connection of 512mb speed. but unfortunately the browser takes pretty longer time to load. how can i fix it? secondly, is it safe to remove the prefetch files?

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    thanks for ur prompt reply solution. it fixed my problem. once again thanks and would be in touch again sooner.

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For that press windows key +r so you can see run type in run "%tmp%" without "' then press enter then you can see all temp files remove all temp files.Then type in run "prefetch" then press enter then remove all prefetch files. Type in run "chkdsk /r" then press "y" then restart computer then it fix and recover errors on harddrive . Also scan computer with updated antivrus .Remove cookies and temp internet files. Uninstall mozila then reinstall. Then it will work fast. It is very safe to remove prefetch and temp files. Let me know if you need further assistance. Thanks for using FixYa.

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Please follow steps to configure your router with AT&T

1. Please remove all the connections from the router. Connect power to the router and then connect a cable from the computer into any of the 4 lan ports on the router. Make sure the modem should not be connected to the router or to the computer.
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http://help.optuszoo.com.au/help/dsl/connected/windows/optus_modems/speedstream_4200



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