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Old 10-24-2006, 05:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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1.Type "about:config" into the address bar 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 receives.

If you're using a broadband connection you'll load pages MUCH faster now!


http://hackaday.com/2004/12/26/speed-up-firefox/
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Old 11-04-2006, 04:25 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Man that blank between "t" and ":", it cost me 30 min of my life.....

There shouldn't be any blanks.... !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It doesn't work with blanks..........

I thought I was going mad.....

Searched with Google, and everywhere was all about that "about:config", and it looked to me that I'm the only person that doesn't get it......
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Old 11-06-2006, 08:44 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Great tip. ThanXal0t
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