Another thing that reduces speed happens with out most people understanding it. Many programs will act as a server allowing others to use your computing speed and power without you knowing it. One example is Yahoo Messenger. Any time you install a program and you get a message that it is trying to act as a server you should deny the request. This way you are the only one using your PC.
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