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Hello everyone,

  For a couple of months now I've been using Netscape (first v1.1 and now
v1.2). Unfortunetly my machine isn't exactly top of the line (486 dx/33, 4MB
of Ram) and Netscape runs terribly SSLLLOOOWWWW. The hard drive works like
crazy everytime I load a page (even if the graphics are turned off!). So all
in all, 80% of my WWW Surfing sesions are spent waiting for the thing to
load and the hard drive to stop working like crazy....

  Anyway, my question is, can someone recommend a browser for Windows that
uses the least amount of memory (RAM)? I don't need anything fancy, I just
want to see the text so that I can read it without having to wait 10 minutes
for it to load? If you know of a browser that fits the description, please
EMAIL me the name (and ftp/www site where I can get it [if you know it])...

 P.S. Please reply to my E-Mail address:


Jake Klamka

 Thu, 04 Jun 1998 03:00:00 GMT   

On 17 Dec 1995, Jake Klamka wrote:

What speed is your Internet connection? The time that it takes Navigator
to display a W3 page is dtermined not by your PC's speed, but rather by
the speed of your modem. If you connecting at 9600-14.4k, look into
getting access at 28.8k. If you're already hooked up at 28.8, disregard
all the above.

Scott March                                       If all you have is a hammer,                              everything looks like a nail

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 Thu, 04 Jun 1998 03:00:00 GMT   
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