Jump to content


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.


Has Anyone Heard Of A Program Called Speed Up My Pc

  • Please log in to reply
4 replies to this topic

#1 BanditFlyer


  • Members
  • 283 posts
  • Local time:05:36 PM

Posted 02 November 2005 - 03:38 PM

Have you heard of Speed up my PC?

Is it safe? Is it spyware?

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)


#2 acklan


    Bleepin' cat's meow

  • Members
  • 8,529 posts
  • Gender:Not Telling
  • Location:Baton Rouge, La.
  • Local time:07:36 PM

Posted 02 November 2005 - 05:21 PM

I do not have personal knowledge of this program but I fould this link for you. http://www.tomdownload.com/utilities/system_utilities/
"2007 & 2008 Windows Shell/User Award"

#3 Animal


    Bleepin' Animinion

  • Site Admin
  • 35,512 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Where You Least Expect Me To Be
  • Local time:06:36 PM

Posted 02 November 2005 - 07:47 PM


I got this software as part of a giftpack with other Uniblue software. In my opinion it's not worth the $29.95 price they ask. I didn't see any noticeable difference, after it was run. No it's not spyware, yes it's safe. But I personally wouldn't spend the money. If I hadn't gotten it free, I'd have been very disappointed. However YMMV.

Be (Speed Up) Safe

Da Bleeping Animal

The Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for life.
Andrew Brown (1938-1994)

A learning experience is one of those things that say, "You know that thing you just did? Don't do that." Douglas Adams (1952-2001)

"Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination circles the world." Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Follow BleepingComputer on: Facebook | Twitter | Google+

#4 Rogue4Twenty


  • Members
  • 66 posts
  • Local time:08:36 PM

Posted 03 November 2005 - 01:53 PM

I have read a couple of "vague" reviews, and the most I got is that upgrading your computer is your best bet, and that his program, as ANIMAL has stated... is not worth it's cost. Here are some reviews that may help:


Screenshots of the program can be found here:


I am against this program because I believe that a hardware upgrade is better than a software program that says it does the same thing.

This might turn into a good post. Keep going.

#5 usasma


    Still visually handicapped (avatar is memory developed by my Dad

  • BSOD Kernel Dump Expert
  • 25,091 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Southeastern CT, USA
  • Local time:09:36 PM

Posted 03 November 2005 - 03:11 PM

I've read one post somewhere about it. As I recall it wasn't a real negative post, but it did have some complaints about the program.

My position is that there's so much good, free stuff out there - why spend good cash on what you can do for free.

The last bastion - disk imaging software - even has a couple of free alternatives out there now.
My browser caused a flood of traffic, sio my IP address was banned. Hope to fix it soon. Will get back to posting as soon as Im able.

- John  (my website: http://www.carrona.org/ )**If you need a more detailed explanation, please ask for it. I have the Knack. **  If I haven't replied in 48 hours, please send me a message. My eye problems have recently increased and I'm having difficult reading posts. (23 Nov 2017)FYI - I am completely blind in the right eye and ~30% blind in the left eye.<p>If the eye problems get worse suddenly, I may not be able to respond.If that's the case and help is needed, please PM a staff member for assistance.

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users