Meet the Guide Editor
Speed Up Contributors

Guide to Speed Up Applications and Operating Systems

Guide to Speed up ApplicationsSpeed is one of the main factors that affects your working experience on a computer/network. Be it online work or offline computing, you want more speed. There are several methods to increase the speed of any computer/network. Similarly, you can increase the speed with which you browse the Internet and download.

The factors determining the speed of any application can be application specific or they may be specific to the entire computer/network. For example, if you run a defrag, you tend to speed up almost all of the applications on your computer. Applications specific factors can be the components as in Internet Explorer. This guide to Speed up helps you increase your computing speed by gathering articles that talk about speeding up different applications and operating systems.

Latest Articles on Speed Up
Tools for Linux Optimization: Making your System Run Faster and Lighter

We all want to improve our systems. If you have noticed that your Linux is running sluggish, then you might want to try one of these applications....

Computer Crawling? Free Tools to Speed Up Windows XP

If your computer has started to crawl when booting up or during general use, it may be time to do some general maintenance. This article will discuss a few reasons why your computer...

Top PC Software No User Should be Without

Avoid being intimidated with scareware. Learn the best Windows applications to tune up or keep a system running happily. This article is an overview of the types of programs a regular...

Software Tips and Tricks for your Netbook

In this guide, we look at a few quick and easy software tricks that you can use to speed up your netbook. We go over overclocking Intel graphics, updating drivers and the BIOS, and...

Most Popular Articles on Speed Up
  •  
    21 Ways to Speed Up Vista: Part 2 - Optimize the Windows Aero User Interface

    Windows Aero is a visually striking, albeit memory-hogging Graphic User Interface (GUI) that comes with Windows Vista. This step-by-step Windows tutorial shows you how to optimize the Aero GUI...

  •  
    Windows 7 Network is Slow

    Windows 7 networks are supposed to be faster as the latest operating system offers several features to control it. However, some users may experience a slow Windows 7 network connection. This article tells...

  •  
    Tips on How to Use VirtualDub

    Heard of VirtualDub? Not sure what to do with it? Well, learn some tips and tricks on how to use VirtualDub!...

  •  
    How to Speed Up Vista's Boot Time

    Can you bake bread in the time it takes for your Vista PC to start up? Or does it seem that way? Fortunately, there are some relatively easy steps to take to speed up Vista's boot time. We...

  •  
    Automatic Calculation Options in Excel 2007

    If you’re having trouble with Excel recalculating formulas too often (or not often enough), you can modify the calculation settings to fix this problem. These changes are especially helpful...

More About Speed Up
21 More Super Ways to Speed Up Vista - Part 3 – Use ReadyBoost to Extend Memory

Learn how to use Vista's ReadyBoost feature to boost performance and speed up your system. This step-by-step Windows Vista tutorial provides instruction on using ReadyBoost....

Tips to Make Your PC Go Faster - Free Up System Resources

This Windows tutorial shows you how to free up system resources to optimize performance and make your PC go faster. This is the second in our series on how to speed up computer performance...