Go Back   Cyber Tech Help Support Forums > Operating Systems > Older Windows Versions > Windows XP


Windows XP Problem solving for the Windows XP Operating System

Topic Tools
Old August 23rd, 2005, 12:43 PM
mrbond mrbond is offline
New Member
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 13
Are PC Booster and Modem Booster for real??

While surfing through a "freeware" site I came across the products "PC Booster" and "Modem Booster" by InkLine Global (although it's not free. I think $39.00 for both). They claim all sorts of things, i.e. cleans the p.c, etc., but mostly that the p.c and modem will both see a dramatic increase in speed...guaranteed. Does anybody know if they're for real and worth it or not?
Reply With Quote
Old August 23rd, 2005, 01:20 PM
Ned Seagoon's Avatar
Ned Seagoon Ned Seagoon is offline
CTH Subscriber
Join Date: Jun 2004
O/S: Windows 10 Home
Location: Sunshine Coast, Australia
Age: 81
Posts: 3,712
Hi MrBond

Unlikely to do much you couldn't do yourself. Most modem boosters only work by pre downloading all the links on a page so that when you click on one it's already there. Hence the need for a cleaner, all that extra junk in the cache.

I doubt if the applications you read about are worth the money.
Reply With Quote
Old August 23rd, 2005, 01:41 PM
30111987's Avatar
30111987 30111987 is offline
CTH Subscriber
Join Date: Jul 2002
O/S: Windows XP Pro
Location: Scotland
Posts: 1,390
the only internet booster than makes a real difference is ONSPEED, as it compresses the data b4 you download anything, others just make a few registery tweaks that hardley improve things.
Reply With Quote


Topic Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Topics
Topic Topic Starter Forum Replies Last Post
registry booster idr Malware Removal 3 June 29th, 2009 05:50 AM
PC Booster,needed? Yusef Yahya Internet / Browsers 1 October 10th, 2006 03:22 AM
Registry Booster ??? gwilym Malware Removal 7 August 24th, 2006 08:37 AM
Ram Booster coleman17 Applications 2 December 28th, 2005 12:24 AM
modem booster gifford Internet / Browsers 2 August 15th, 2005 04:13 PM

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 06:01 PM.