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Tips To Use Broadband Effectively..... [Linksys Dual-Band Broadband Router - 127668]

  • Omega55
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  • Join Date: 26 April 2006
Tips To Use Broadband Effectively..... by Omega Broadband Provider The saying ‘well begun is half done’ is true for most of our daily endeavors and it gains more prominence when we deal with technology. Broadband internet access is reaching out to homes at a very fast pace, it is expected that by 2007 more than 50% of UK homes would be logging on to the World Wide Web through broadband internet connection. But the big question is how to use broadband effectively so that you can enjoy using it? Let me take you through some of the key points which would surely help in making your broadband experience glitch free. Let’s start with the type of broadband connection; if you are a home user then most probably your type of connection would be ADSL, because it is designed to provide higher download speeds as compared to the upload speeds. But the important point here is that the ADSL connection is distance sensitive that means the distance of ADSL exchange of the broadband service provider from your home is of vital importance and generally the maximum distance permissible without any decrement in speed is 5.5 kilometers, so make sure you subscribe from a broadband service provider near to your home. Furthermore… To truly take advantage of the multi functionality of broadband, ensure that you have a minimum RAM of 256 MB and ideally 512 MB because you would be dealing with high speed data transfer and for that to be easy flowing, RAM is important. Now coming to the operating system it is advisable to use newer versions, for e.g. if you are using windows then it would be better if you at least have windows 2000 installed, any later version would only add to the output. The latest version windows media center has been designed specifically to cater to the needs of the broadband users as it would offer all the multimedia functions which have become possible due to the advent of broadband. These are few basic things one should address to have a really pleasurable broadband experience. So start right get in touch with a reliable broadband service provider of your area and get ready to enjoy the information technology revolution!! Omega