Windows XP tune up #1
Today we are going to go over a few processes to optimize your windows xp operatingsystem. To start this process click your start button and then select run. In the boxthat appears type the letters
Then select OK, once the dos prompt is up we are going to run a utility calledcheckdisk. To start this you need to type in this exact command below
chkdsk c: /f /r /x
Then select enter, you will be asked if you want to run this process the next time you run your computer. Simply type Y for yes and then restart your computer. This process will take you approximately 30 minutes to an hour depending on howlarge your hard drive is.
Window Xp Tune up #2
Now there you have checked your drive for errors, we are going to take a look atdeleting temporary internet files. There are a couple of ways to do this.First, we are going to empty out our Internet Explorer Temporary Internet Files. Todo this, simply open up your Internet Explorer, select the Tools menu and selectInternet Options. On the General Tab, there are a couple of options for DeletingCookies and Delete Files.We will go ahead and click on Delete Cookies. Then it will ask if you are sure, clickOK. Once completed, select Delete Files, and put a check mark in the box that saysDelete Offline Content. Then select OK.Now we are going to enable Internet Explorer to delete these files every time youclose Internet Explorer. Select the Advance Tab, scroll towards the bottom, and puta check mark in the box beside Empty Temporary Internet Files folder when browseris closed. Select Apply then OK. Go ahead and close Internet Explorer.