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Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Make your vista fast

So you are using windows vista feel that slower than XP.Then you have come to the right place
Following tutorials helps you to make your vista fast.

1. Right click on my computer icon on desktop and select properties
    Click on Advanced system setting,go to advance tab
    Click on setting  button in performance selection.


Now uncheck all unnecessary options in visual effects tab.

 i.  Enable desktop composition (If you want to use Windows Aero theme)
 ii. Enable transparent glass (If you want to use transparency in Windows)
 iii. Show preview and filters in folder (If you use Details Pane in Explorer
 iv. Show thumbnails instead of icons (If you want to show thumbnails
        in Explorer)
  v. Show window contents while dragging (If you want windows to show
      content while moving them)
 vi. Smooth edges of screen fonts (If you want to show smooth fonts)
 vii. Use drop shadows for icon labels on the desktop (If you want to
       show shadows under desktop icon labels)
 viii. Use visual styles on windows and buttons (If you want to use
        Windows Aero or Basic theme.)

2.Go to my computer click organize  select folder and search option
    and click view tab

Now disable following options

 i. Display file size information in folder tips.
 ii. Display simple folder view in Navigation pane.
 iii. Hide extensions for known file types.
 iv. Show encrypted or compressed NTFS files in color.
 v. Show pop-up description for folder and desktop items.
  Other option don't affect the system can enable
  disable it according to your requirements

3.Type msconfig in RUN or Start menu search box and press Enter.
   Now go to Startup tab and deselect the unnecessary entries, which
   you don't want to start automatically with Windows, e.g. you can
   disable VGA driver utility, Sound Card utility, etc to speed up the s
   tartup time and to increase system performance.

   You can also disable these items using Windows Defender.
  Open Windows Defender and click on Tools and then click on
  "Software Explorer".

4. Now you can see big improvement in your vista performance.
 If you want tweak can use third party tools listed below

i. WinBubble
ii. VistaTweaker
iii.  XdN Tweaker
iv. MagicTweak

 Enjoy it.


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