software to make pc and bandwich go faster

  stephen0205 15:19 09 Aug 2006
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i have all this free software from google that said would speed up my pc without new memory or anything or over clockiig so i have installed thousands and none work and i need some software to get the most out of my internet so if someone colud sugest some at any price that would be great thanks

  DieSse 16:03 09 Aug 2006

Basically you've learnt the lesson that there is really no software that can make a well set-up PC go faster.

Only a faster processor and/or more RAM can do that.

As for the Internet - a faster line-speed will help - but some things are limited by factors outside your control - like how busy the lines are, how good your ISP is, how busy the site you're talking to is, etc.

  rodriguez 16:56 09 Aug 2006

If you want to speed your internet up you could try OnSpeed (click here), which should boost your connection. It costs £24.99 a year which is about £2 a month, but it doesn't speed up file downloads - it just makes web pages load faster by compressing them first.

  Stuartli 17:32 09 Aug 2006

Tiscali does an "OnSpeed" equivalent free to subscribers.

But basically it's a question of the Emperor's new clothes.....

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