Windows Vista® Performance and Tuning
Vista, 2 weeks on…… – Nick Whittome – The Naked MVP – MSMVPS.COM:
I first saw Nick’s post and then this Vista tuning PDF:
Read that PDF. It seems to me that if they can build a crash analysis wizard, I agree with Nick that they should be able to build some sort of wizardy page or tool that can run consumers through a checklist of reviewing things to optimize Vista.
It’s nice that they did put this document together of things to do and check.
Making configuration changes that help a computer feel more responsive when you use it.
Using hardware to boost the actual physical speed of a computer.
Making configuration changes that help a computer to start faster.
Making the computer more reliable may help increase performance.
Monitoring performance occasionally so that you can stop problems before they get too big.