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Entries from July 2009

Increase the number of concurrent downloads in Vista and XP

July 21st, 2009 · No Comments

I actually wrote about this in 2004 and again in 2007 but a few people have forgotten and sometimes Vista tweaks are not the same as previous version. Anyway, many times you are updating / downloading many files at the same time. Microsoft limits this to 2 or 3, I forget (since I run the tweak […]

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Tags: Internet · Optimizing · Speeding Up

Vista, Linux and Android

July 8th, 2009 · No Comments

I have been working on an article to “deal with” the whining of people about Vista. During that process I found various other writers who were in the same boat as I am. Yes, Vista is not perfect, yes Vista is stable, yes I use Vista. During my research I came across the PC Magazine […]

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Tags: Purchasing · Soap Box · Software