Over the years YouTube has grown in popularity enormously and watching YouTube videos has changed into a hobby for most people. Its so addicting that lots of people stay up till wee hours of the morning just to view a common videos. But, I guess most of us have already experienced the “annoying times” with YouTube once the video we’re watching keeps on stopping especially once we have slow Internet connection. Considering an answer, first thing comes to your mind is to just upgrade to a higher net connection speed which our ISP offers. Yes, of course, it really can improve the buffering speed. But, can there be any other ways on steps to make YouTube to go faster without upgrading to a higher net connection speed?
Well, the clear answer is Yes! By improving the performance of your computer, tweaking the browser and also by installing accelerator software, you may make the YouTube videos to load much faster. Let’s begin with Memory…
Upgrading Memory to Improve the Performance of your Computer:
The first thing that individuals have to check when we want to make the videos to load much faster is if your PC has enough memory. Its useless to tweak your browser like Mozilla Firefox or to set up Accelerator software if your computer is gasping for memory. During the buffering of the web video, your PC has to place certain quantity of stream into memory. And if your computer doesn’t have sufficient RAM, it needs to depend on virtual memory meaning your computer would need to use the hard disk drive as a temporary RAM. Obviously, reading and writing data into RAM is much faster compare to hard disk drive which uses moving-head to read and write data that’s why it won’t only raise the buffer speed but in addition affect the entire performance of your PC buy real youtube watch time. So consider upgrading the RAM of your PC. It is recommended to go a little higher compared to the minimum requirements of the operating system. For instance, if your PC runs Windows Vista, it is better if it’s 1GB of RAM for best performance.
Tweaking your Browser:
It can be recommended to tweak your browser to really make the YouTube go faster. If you’re using Mozilla Firefox, you can change a few of its configurations by typing the “about:config” in the address bar then changing some of the settings that has related to pipelining. The easier way to achieve this is by downloading and installing the FasterFox Mozilla Firefox plugin. This plugin automatically tweaks your Mozilla Firefox to speed it down allowing fast loading of internet videos.
Playing the video while its still buffering would only annoy you and would also cause the buffering speed to slow down further. If you’re not that excited to view it, definitely better if you merely click the Pause button and await the loading bar to show completely red meaning it’s fully loaded. In this way, the computer doesn’t have to decode the video and download data simultaneously allowing the buffer speed to go faster thus also allowing you to watch it the moment possible without interruption.