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"There are lots of ways of improving the performance of your computer. We investigated a number of solutions in our feature entitled Ubuntu Tips - Boot Faster which concentrated on shortening the time taken for a machine to boot. These included disabling services that are not needed, concurrent booting, and reprofiling the boot sequence. The article also gave tips on optimising the general system performance including ways to make more efficient use of memory, improving hard disk performance, and by using a lightweight desktop environment. These can all have a marked effect on minimising the boot process. However, having a machine that is quick to boot is only one area that needs to be tackled if a computer is going to remain responsive."

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