speeding up my computer by deleting internet files

  dj rog 21:19 07 Mar 2003

please can someone help me? my computer has slowed down gradually and i was told that if i delete unwanted internet files and folders, it may help. i dont know how to delete these so called cache files or folders, so can someone help me? i also want to delete unwanted mp3 files. thanks.

  MAJ 21:22 07 Mar 2003

In IE, Go to Tools > Internet Options > General tab and click the Delete Files button.

MP3 files you can just delete in the normal way, right click them and choose delete.

  MAJ 21:33 07 Mar 2003

You can also delete Temporary Internet Files everytime you close IE by going to Tools > Internet Options > Advanced tab, scroll down to the Security section and tick the box which says "Empty Temporary Internet Files Folder when the browser is closed".

You wont speed up your computer appreciably by removing Temp Internet Files, but make sure you're not storing too many of them. Go to Tools > Internet Options > General tab and click the Settings button, set the "Amount of disk space to use" to about 30MBs. That'll keep them in check.

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