How to Speedup Browsing Folders

You may have noticed that everytime you open my computer to browse folders that there is a slight delay. This is because Windows XP automatically searches for network files and printers when you open Windows explorer. To stop XP from doing this follow the instructions below.

  1. Open My Computer
  2. Click on Tools menu
  3. Click on Folder Options
  4. Click on the View tab.
  5. Uncheck the Automatically search for network folders and printers check box
  6. Click Apply
  7. Click Ok
  8. Reboot your computer

Try it now, you will see a significant increase in speed