too many cookies ? internet explorer,tools,options,clear cookies.in privacy tab,advanced,override,allow 1st party,BLOCK 3rd party. that takes care of cookie problems slowing you up.
pre-fetch files: my computer,disk drive ©,windows,pre-fetch [holdddd it !],right click,select send to,select desktop [creates a shortcut in either desktop or quick launch,whichever you are using],view,select all,file,select delete. from now on,you can do this from your desktop/quick launch toolbar.
temp files [NOT temporary internet files],my computer,disk drive ©,windows,temp folder [holdddd it,lol],right click,select send to,select desktop [another desktop/qwuicl launch shortcut],view,select all,file,select delete [or delete any file with previous day's dates].
temporary internet files,internet explorer,tools,options,delete temporary internet files.in advanced tab,security,check empty temporary internet files when browser closes to empty them out each time you shut down.
remove shortcuts [icons] from desktop. right click taskbar,select toolbars,click desktop [clears icons off desktop],repeat and click quick launch [2 >>'s in taskbar now]. all your shortcuts will be in TEXT form on your quick launch toolbar.
CCleaner,Regclean,Regseeker,XPClean,Spybot,Spyware Blaster from here:http://browseraddons.friendpages.com
in CCleaner,click options BEFORE running. move cookies from delete to save column.in Regclean,click startup tab,remove from start up,any file you can start manually [DOES NOT REMOVE PROGRAMS FROM PUTER,LESS YOU USE THE UNINSTALL TAB,LOL].TO UNINSTALL A PROGRAM THAT DOES NOT HAVE A UNINSTALL FILE,CLICK UNINSTALL TAB TO REMOVE.,Regseeker,click select all,right click any key in column,select delete.in XPClean,use Auto-Clean tab only [the rest are only links to all the before said. UNCHECK cookies tab.Spybot is a spyware remover,Spyware Blaster is a spyware STOPPER,big difference.
you might also download those 2 I.E. adspysites to add protection to internet explorer. puts known spysites into I.E.'S restricted zone.a little more cookie prevention.
get a leaner,meaner,cleaner,pc,lol.