10 easy ways to make your internet fast. Speed up your internet

10 easy ways to make your internet fast:

Are you tired of staring at your computer and yelling for slower internet connectivity? Don’t worry anymore. You can be able to speed up your internet connection in few easy steps as follows:

1. Downloading Large Files:

You should avoid downloading larger files at the peak hours of a particular day. This is because most of the internet service providers are known to apply traffic management policies which will prevent the internet users from downloading larger files with lots of content during the times when all people in the particular area is using the internet.

Hence, completely avoiding the download of larger files would help you to increase the speed. More usually the peak internet hours will be between 7 to 11 pm.

2. Router Re-setting: Re-setting of your routers, is really very simple and they can be able to reset your internet connection much effectively when at the same time they will be able to clear up glitches of any kind.

For achieving this, you will have to just turn off your router along with your set top box and Wi-Fi receiver and you should wait for 30 seconds approximately. After 30 seconds, you can turn them on again.

3. Flushing Your DNS:
At the times when you are finding problem in loading any particular website, you must try flushing the settings of your DNS. For this you have to just type ‘CMD’ into the run box of the start-up bar and then you have to type ‘ipconfig flushdns’.

This action will effectively reset your internet connection, thereby, preventing some of the loading issues that are faced by the users.

4. Clearing Web Cache:

It is always a good practice to clear the cache of your web browser in a regular basis.

You can perform this by using the ‘Tools’ option under ‘Settings’ Tab. This action will be more effective in increasing the speed of your internet connection.

5. Update Your Anti-virus:

The expiry of your anti-virus will stop the software from updating its library which will leave your system more susceptible to newly created malwares, spywares and various other viruses.

These will have the ability to slow down your computer and in some cases; they may be making use of your bandwidth for downloading or uploading extra data. Hence, make sure that your computer is always protected and your anti-virus is up to date. In addition to this, the old unregistered anti-virus can be able to swallow your bandwidth during the process of updating itself until you are deleting or re-installing it manually.

6. Getting a New Router:

You are having the same router for a long time? Your internet service provider would have most probably upgraded and will be offering better hardware services to the new customers.

You can be entitled for a free upgrade of your hardware which can improve your internet speeds to a greater extent. Another option will be to replace your old router with a new one.

7. Setting Password for Router: If you are not having a password for your router, you must know that anyone can be able to access your bandwidth and this will cause the internet speeds to slow down.

Hence, always make sure that you have set a complex password to your router.
8. Turning off Download Managers:

If you are making use of any download managers in order to organize the files that you are receiving from the websites, you must ensure that you are turning off them soon after completing your downloads.

This action will prevent the download managers from sending and receiving information and they will free up your bandwidth.

9. Controlling Start-Up Programs:

You may get surprised to see how many programs have set themselves by default to start running automatically when you are starting up your computer.

You can make use of a free registry cleaner program in order to analyze what is running when you are logging onto your computer and to tell the programs to stop starting up by themselves.

10. Interference:

You may not know that other electrical components like microwave ovens can be able to interfere with wireless signals.

It is always good to spend a moment on checking if electrical equipment is interfering with your internet speeds and try switching off them at the times of browsing.

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