Over time YouTube has grown in popularity enormously and watching YouTube videos has become a hobby for all people. Its so addicting that numerous people stay up till wee hours of the morning just to view their favorite videos. But, I suppose all of us have previously experienced the “annoying times” with YouTube once the video we’re watching keeps on stopping especially when we have slow Internet connection. Considering an answer, the first thing comes to your mind is always to just upgrade to an increased internet connection speed which our ISP offers. Yes, needless to say, it really can enhance the buffering speed. But, is there any different ways on steps to make YouTube to go faster without upgrading to an increased internet connection speed?
Well, the answer is Yes! By improving the performance of your computer, tweaking the browser and also by installing accelerator software, you can make the YouTube videos to load much faster. Let’s start with Memory…
Upgrading Memory to Improve the Performance of your Computer:
The first thing that we have to test when you want to make the videos to load faster is if your PC has enough memory. Its useless to tweak your browser like Mozilla Firefox or to put in Accelerator software if your computer is gasping for memory buy 4000 watch hours on youtube. Through the buffering of the internet video, your PC has to place certain quantity of stream into memory. And if your computer doesn’t have sufficient RAM, it has to rely on virtual memory meaning that your computer will have to use the hard disk drive as a temporary RAM. Obviously, reading and writing data into RAM is faster compare to hard disk drive which uses moving-head to read and write data that’s why it will not only increase the buffer speed but additionally affect the overall performance of your PC. So consider upgrading the RAM of your PC. It is recommended to go only a little higher compared to minimum requirements of the operating system. As an example, if your PC runs Windows Vista, it is best if it’s 1GB of RAM for best performance.
Tweaking your Browser:
It can be recommended to tweak your browser to make the YouTube go faster. If you are using Mozilla Firefox, you can change a few of its configurations by typing the “about:config” in the address bar then changing a few of the settings that has related to pipelining. The easier way to get this done is by downloading and installing the FasterFox Mozilla Firefox plugin. This plugin automatically tweaks your Mozilla Firefox to speed it up 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 are not that excited to view it, far better if you just click the Pause button and watch for the loading bar to show completely red meaning that it’s fully loaded. This way, the computer doesn’t have to decode the video and download data simultaneously allowing the buffer speed to go faster thus also letting you watch it the moment possible without interruption.