Hi all todays mac tip is going to be on how to increase the speed of your web browser and searching by using a free application call namebench. What this does is it actually searches the fastest DNS servers that are located in your area and on your network, in order to increase the speed of your browsing. Now the DNS servers are set up in your network Preferences and I am going to show you where to change them once you run through this report. But the first thing you will need to is get the application. Go the website I ndicated.
In the comment section and click on the download linke for the mac dmg file, download it and open it up in your downloads folder open it up and copy the application to you desktop or applications folder. After you do so run the application and it will open up and click the start button it will run for a while going through thousands of posiibbilities and when it’s done a report will pop up that looks like this which will give you basically the suggestions for a faster DNS service for you to use. In My Case it actually told me that.
I would be 40.1 percent faster if i change the dns servers to the 3 suggested here. i will show you now how to change them in your network settings. Go to your apple menu go to system preferences got to network click advanced click on the DNS tab and in this case I already put the new ones in but I will remove them to show you that you dont have to save them, if I click on them individually and hit the minus sign all there of them can be removed when I remove them I got a another 2 dns servers that popped up which are coming.
From my dhcp settings. so in order to put the new ones in click on the plus sign go to the report copy them one at a time and paste them one at a time. twice to get the light blue highlight and paste. When your done hit OK then dont forget to hit apply once your done restart your web browser and you should have an increase in speed. This is a great application and its free and it did speed me up, I highly recommend it. Its a great tip and good luck and surfing faster.
How To Make Google Chrome Faster 2017 6 Best Ways To Speed Up Chrome
Hello friends! Welcome to teckclicko. In todays tutorial, well learn How to speed up google chrome browser in easy steps. Ill be showing you 6 steps to speed up chrome. Well start from step 1 that is deleting the history, cache and other unnecessary stuff. First of all open your chrome browser. Now click on chrome menu, and go to settings.
Scroll down the page and click on show advanced settings. Now under privacy section, click on clear browsing data. Here check browsing history, cookies and other site and plugin data and cached images and files. You may leave other options unchecked. Now click on clear browsing data. Remember friends, cache and other such stuffs are designed to provide faster browser experience.
But sometimes, these data files become so large, that it slow down the chrome browser. Now in the step 2 we need to change settings in the privacy section again. Here check the option prefetch resources to load pages more quickly. And uncheck rest of the options. With this we are done doing 2 settings. Now moving to step 3 that is removing unwanted extension. Though extensions provide additional functionality to the chrome.
But too much of extensions cause to slower chrome browser. To remove unwanted extension click on chrome menu gt; go to more tools and then select extensions. Or alternatively you may type this URL to your address bar and hit enter. In both the cases, we have landed on the same page. Remove unimportant extensions and we are done. Now in step 4 we have to remove unimportant plugins.
Plugins basically enhance the functionality of the browser but access of the plugins effect negatively and slow down chrome browser. Lets see how do we do that, Now type this URL to your address bar and hit enter. Disable all the unnecessary plugins and you are done! Now moving to step 5 that is removing apps. Apps are the applications which add to the.
Features of the chrome but like I said before unnecessary stuff slow down the browser. To remove additional apps that are not important, Type this URL to the address bar and hit enter. A list of the all app has been open. Right click over any app you want to remove and select remove from chrome.
A confirmation dialog will popup, like this Now click on the remove again, the app would be removed from the list. Now moving to step 6 go through the experimental settings. Experimental settings are not yet added to the chrome officially. So it is not compulsory available to every user to remove type this URL to your address bar and hit enter.
The option highlighted by yellow enable this option and click on relaunch now. I hope after applying all these above tips. You can manage to speed up your chrome browser a lot. Additional tip to keep the chrome browser fast always make sure you timely delete history, cache and other such stuff that I describe above.