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Is Windows Performance Monitoring Good or Evil?

August 1st, 2018 (11)
There are many performance counters in every version of Microsoft Windows that is based on the WinNT core (i.e., WinNT 4.0, Win 2000, XP and Vista). These counters continuously monitor system performance and deposit the findings in the Windows ...

Improve PC Performance without Hardware Upgrade

July 5th, 2018 (11)
Improving a computers performance without upgrading its hardware is very possible and it is neither expensive nor difficult. The reason to why the computers slowdown is due to spyware, viruses, temporary files, conflicts in software’s, residues of uninstalled trial ...

Overclocking Phenom II Guide

July 3rd, 2018 (0)
The performance of a computer system can be improved by overclocking the processor. Novice as well as expert computer users can perform processor overclocking comfortably at no additional cost. Phenom II is one of AMD most outstanding products mainly ...

Getting Rid Of Unused Files (Disk Clean Up)

June 30th, 2018 (1)
Does your PC regularly act sluggish and take a lot of time to open up the folders in the system? This can be due to a number of reasons. While it may be that your PC is just low ...

Tweaks to Speed Up Vista and Internet Connection

June 26th, 2018 (0)
Windows Vista is a pretty resource-hungry operating system, and if you have a PC with moderate amount of resources, you would definitely want to optimize the memory usage as much as you possibly can. Here are a set of ...

Why does Svchost.exe access the Net?

June 19th, 2018 (0)
When you start up your PC running Microsoft Windows operating system, a number of DLL files need to be loaded one after another, to ensure normal functioning of a number of system services. However, DLL files cannot start by ...

Stop Windows 7 Thumbnail Animation Preview

June 18th, 2018 (1)
Windows 7 has brought a truckload of graphical enhancements with it, which are sure to test the capabilities of your video card. One of the most notable features is the Thumbnail Animation Preview, visible when you minimize any window ...

What is Internet Connection Sharing (ICS)

June 17th, 2018 (0)
ICS or Internet Connection Sharing is an important tool that allows computer users to share one internet connection within a local area network. The internet connection is versatile because all the users can carry out different internet activities simultaneously. ...

Optimizing Internet Connection

June 17th, 2018 (0)
To achieve maximum performance from the computer, it is advisable that the internet connection be optimized. There are some ways that this can be achieved. A TCP Optimizer is a utility that may be downloaded from the Internet that ...

Password protect Internet Explorer 8

June 14th, 2018 (3)
Is your home PC used by a number of people in your family, especially kids? Then it might make sense to password protect internet access with a password. It is not always possible to monitor kids when they are ...