Prefetch (WnXP Pro)

  zarobian 16:04 02 Jul 06

Prefech is designed to speed up your PC's but it can sometimes have the apposite effect that actually slow things down by creating temporary files and actions.

I therefore clear my Prefetch folder once in a month.

Your comments please.


  Marsh Warden © ™ 16:11 02 Jul 06

I have software that cleans it at every start up, I have never experienced any problems, or significant slow down.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:12 02 Jul 06

CCleaner click here
will clear all temporary folders including prefetch (if you tick the option).

Use two or three times a week more if doing lots of surfing.

  zarobian 16:22 02 Jul 06

Thanks for the tip. I am using CCleaner and have ticked the option "Old Prefetch" files.
Do you think it is sufficient to rely on.


  VoG II 18:22 02 Jul 06
  zarobian 09:31 03 Jul 06

Thanks for your excellent link.


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