PC Pitstop Newsletter – July 2010

  • How Has PC Pitstop Helped You?
  • 5 Reasons I Hate My iPod
  • Why Don’t I Love My iPad
  • iPad Survey Results
  • Remove Your Anti-Virus Software
  • Ready for Your PC to be Stolen?
  • World’s Coolest Keyboard
  • No to Free Over the Air Reception
  • Tekzilla Tip- Stop the Desktop Distractions
  • Tip 1 – Generate Random Text
  • Tip 2 – Manual Defrag Vista
  • Tip 3 – Add A Picture To A Folder
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    Bits from Bill Pytlovany: Faster Startup with Windows Prefetch

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    By Bill Pytlovany

    Earlier this month I had a huge reaction to my post about cleaning up the Windows “Temporary Internet Folder”. Comments from readers provided many other great tips but there was some confusion over one of my major points. Even if you don’t use the stand alone Internet Explorer browser, other components of Windows use this folder so if you miss this post check it out.

    A few people also mentioned the Windows Prefetch folder. Prefetch is a pretty cool feature that started with Windows XP, was improved in Vista and even more optimized in Windows 7.

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    July 2008 Newsletter

    *Become a PC Pitstop Affiliate
    *My Buddy, Windows XP
    *Remove Hijackers & Trojans
    *Windows XP SP3 Cheat Sheet
    *Bits from Bill: Domains Will Never Be the Same
    *Tech Support Survey Results
    *Pitstop Research: Storage Trends
    *PC Pitstop CSI
    *Tip #1: Folder Thumbnails
    *Tip #2: Yahoo, Hotmail and Others
    *Tip #3: Sound Effects

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