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Can you please recommend me some tips and tricks that aren't obvious to speed up a windows 7 machine? What are the best ones you guys/gals have used? Any really good software too?

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Create a new folder.
Renate the folder: GodMode.{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C}
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Can you please recommend me some tips and tricks that aren't obvious to speed up a windows 7 machine? What are the best ones you guys/gals have used? Any really good software too?

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i use this Auslogics BoostSpeed:http://www.auslogics.com/en/software/boost-speed/
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My favorite guide I use it every time I install 7.
http://www.ocztechnologyforum.com/fo...mp-Utilities-*
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Seeing that u have ssd here. You beat me to It ,,, NOOOO
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Seeing that u have ssd here. You beat me to It ,,, NOOOO
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I was just about to post that link too hehe.
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post #9 of 14
if youre just looking for speed up and taking care of your OS

>always defrag routinely (not for ssds)
>ccleaner is your friend
>msconfig for disabling startup entries (ccleaner can do this too among other things)
>Ultimate Windows Tweaker (self explanatory)
>for pdf files, use Foxit Reader instead of Acrobat cause it's slow as hell
>use vlc player or media player classic instead of windows media player since they're marginally faster

edit: looks like someone posted about msconfig :/


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My favorite guide I use it every time I install 7.
http://www.ocztechnologyforum.com/fo...mp-Utilities-*
awesome
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^^don't defrag your SSD.
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