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Old 12-08-2006, 02:42 PM   #1
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We have a set of macs at our school these are the old and the internet is running EXTREMLY slow and this is the fastest they run i need an idea to make them run faster , I tried to clear the cookies and the internet cache but they still run slow so if you have ANY ideas please help.
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ummm the fact that they are old and probably do not have any ethernet ports.... what kinda macs are we talking here?
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We have a set of macs at our school these are the old and the internet is running EXTREMLY slow and this is the fastest they run i need an idea to make them run faster , I tried to clear the cookies and the internet cache but they still run slow so if you have ANY ideas please help.
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OS X gets REALLY slow when the primary DNS server cannot be reached. Unlike windows it will try to contact the primary DNS server everytime, which means a few second delay from loading something from every domain.

Either that or the internet connection is just slow
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