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Old 05-14-2005, 08:37 AM   #1
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Speed Up Firefox

Here's a tip on how to speed up Mozilla Firefox a bit:

1.Type "about:Xconfig" into the address bar (take out the X, the forum makes a smiley out of it.) and hit return. Scroll down and look for the following entries:

network.http.pipelining
network.http.proxy.pipelining
network.http.pipelining.maxrequests

Normally the browser will make one request to a web page at a time. When you enable pipelining it will make several at once, which really speeds up page loading.

2. Alter the entries as follows:

Set "network.http.pipelining" to "true"

Set "network.http.proxy.pipelining" to "true"

Set "network.http.pipelining.maxrequests" to some number like 30. This means it will make 30 requests at once.

3. Lastly right-click anywhere and select New-> Integer. Name it "nglayout.initialpaint.delay" and set its value to "0". This value is the amount of time the browser waits before it acts on information it recieves.

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Old 05-14-2005, 10:08 AM   #2
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Old 05-14-2005, 12:52 PM   #3
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THx for the tip, it worked
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Old 05-14-2005, 01:07 PM   #4
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MSIE defaults to 3 at a time.
Why would you use ie??
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Old 05-14-2005, 01:10 PM   #5
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ehh no diff fast as hell still
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Old 05-14-2005, 01:12 PM   #6
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Old 05-14-2005, 05:04 PM   #7
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mmmmgeek chat? i understand nothing in this thread haha.
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Old 05-14-2005, 05:10 PM   #8
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I obviously did this long ago, and even forgot about it... turns out it's all in already.
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Old 05-14-2005, 07:35 PM   #9
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That seemed to work thanks for the tip.......I also use a google web accelerator but it hasn't made a big difference.
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Old 05-14-2005, 11:58 PM   #10
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See? Torque got it it
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Old 05-15-2005, 12:54 AM   #11
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Hurm, oops. haha, thanks to whoever moved it. I didn't even think before posting. haha
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