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Need to optimize your network? Look at adjusting LocalPriority, HostPriority, DNSPriority or NetBTPriority. 

Need to optimize your network? Look at adjusting LocalPriority, HostPriority, DNSPriority or NetBTPriority.  (Host/DNS resolution) The tweak works by increasing the priority of four processes. HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip\ServiceProvider\ LocalPriority = 4 (DWORD, the default is 499, change to 4) HostPriority = 5 (DWORD, … Continue reading

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Optimizing your server with more than one network card

New IT professionals may think that adding a second network card will improve throughput.  While this can be true, IT personnel need to be aware of several rules behind configuring multiple network cards. Assuming the server will be in the … Continue reading

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Speed up your network – Turn off Remote Differential Compression

First off, what is Remote Differential Compression?  Wikipedia defines it as, “Remote Differential Compression (RDC) is a client–server synchronization algorithm that allows the contents of two files to be synchronized by communicating only the differences between them.” Enabled by default in … Continue reading

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Enterprise computing is tough – Here’s some tips

Here’s a few tips we use when optimizing and troubleshooting computers and mobile devices on our network.   Remember Windows 8 is a different operating system and Windows Surface tablets can be a true productivity tool. Jumbo Frames – What … Continue reading

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Optimize Chrome on your network

I have noticed a remarkable increase in website load times with Google’s Chrome by disabling three services found under the Tools – Options – Under the Hood Settings. The three settings provide networking options that may slow your performance.  Try … Continue reading

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How to optimize your computer – another opinion

We are often asked how we optimize a netbook, laptop or desktop by many students.   If you have completed some of these steps, simply skip them and go to the next item.  Here’s our tip sheet – ____  Right … Continue reading

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