2007 November 30th, 02:07
Optimizing Windows XP for video editing
Are there any operating system tips or tweaks you have found useful that would oil the wheels of video editing using Windows XP SP2?
I sure would appreciate you sharing them
Thanks ~ John
OS: XP Pro SP2
Mobo: Asus P5K Intel P35 LGA775, 1333MHz FSB
Vid Card: ASUS EN8500GT SILENT/HTD/512M
CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo E6750 2.66Ghz LGA775 4M Cache 1333FSB
RAM: Transcend 2 GB Dual-channel DDR2 800 (2 X 1 GB DDR2-800)
Transfer Interface: Firewire
HDR: 2nd (internal) SATA2 hard drive for capture, via SATA cable
2007 November 30th, 02:28
Turn off all the crap. Same applies for Vista.
Here's a good place to start.
2007 November 30th, 02:41
Step 9 says to use MSconfig. Use Startup Conrol Panel from www.mlin.net instead. It's much more powerful.
2007 November 30th, 10:47
Great - thank you for the tips Worley!