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How to speed up Firefox page load November 21, 2007

Posted by sandakith in Uncategorized.
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** Type “about:config” into the address bar, look for …

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.

** 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.

** 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 !!

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1. Chintana - December 3, 2007

The easier (?) way of doing it would be to install Fasterfox – https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/1269

🙂


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