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Operating System: Windows 98
Date: 27 Oct 1999
How do i speed up my internet connection or web browser on AOL?
There are many variable that go into your connection to
your ISP. First make sure you are using the latest AOL release which
is AOL 5.0 which is available to download from their web site. Next,
make sure you have a good quality modem that is 56K. Avoid long
cable runs from your modem to your telephone jack. If the wiring is
old in the walls where you are dialing up from your are out of luck.
Some older telephone wiring makes your connection slower. There are
programs available that will tweak your Windows to the optimal settings
for your Internet Service Provider. There are many available on the
market that do this. Here is a list of some of the available
programs. Some are free and some cost a few bucks.