How to Speed-up Internet Explorer 8?


Internet Explorer 8 is among the most preferred web browsers over others in spite of having a few setbacks. However, IE9 claims to be much safer, better and faster use than internet explorer 8. If you are utilizing it and facing some issues like internet explorer taking too much time to load a website, then you can fix this problem easily.


The time taken for loading a website differs from browser to browser. Internet Explorer appears to perform a more effective or even equivalent job when compared to the other browsers. There are times that few of the computers do not work as expected and people end up being unsatisfied with their web browsers. Here are few of the things that you could do and enjoy using speedy IE8.


Disable Plug-ins


Generally, internet explorer 8 incorporates several attributes like accelerators, Plug-ins and other that you can easily install, such as different toolbars. These add-ons will slow down the downloading of a website results and consuming a lot of your time while you are looking for some vital information.


Antivirus Setting


Inappropriate settings of antivirus also have the negative impact on internet explorer.  To check it out, turn off antivirus program, then open a safe website such as or If the problem still persists, then there are other factors that are interrupting the opening of a webpage. On the other hand, if the problem is fixed, then check your antivirus and firewall settings.


Eliminate the Slow Add-on


It might also be possible that one add-one is causing the slowness while opening a website. In this case, you should disable all the add-ons, so that your browser works properly. Now you will have to enable add-ons one by one to find out the corrupted add-ons. To disable: Click > Tools > Manage Add-ons.


Our Conclusion


To speed up internet browser, you can also follow the below mentioned steps:


·         Turn off Automatic Configuration


Go to start Menu then > click Control Panel then > Click Internet Option Click LAN Setting. Now uncheck the Automatic Configuration Boxes.


·         Increase Maximum Connections/Server.


Start then Run

Enter “regedit

Navigate it HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings by:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER > Software > Microsoft > Windows > Current Version > Internet Setting

Now Edit then New then DWORD Value

A box will appear, enter the name “MaxConnectionsPer1_0Server”, Press Enter

Now select Base “Decimal” and 10 in Value data

Now Close Editor

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