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MegaSPEED Web Accelerator for Windows - Detailed Installation

Detailed Installation Instructions

The minimum system requirements are a Pentium 200MHz with 64MB RAM, and at least 5MB of hard-drive space. It works with Internet Explorer 4.0 as well as Netscape Communicator 4.0 or any later releases of both browsers.

  1. Downloading the MegaSPEED Web Accelerator installer onto your Desktop. You will see the icon below. Double-click on the icon to launch the installer.

  2. The installer will guide you through the complete setup process.

  1. After installing MegaSPEED Web Accelerator, the icon below is placed in your system tray. Opening any web browser launches MegaSPEED Web Accelerator.

Browse the Web

  1. Browse the web as you normally would.

  2. When finished, simply close your web browser and the MegaSPEED Web Accelerator will remain idle in your system tray.

  3. If you want to stop the application after browsing select Stop MegaSPEED from the pop-up menu, or if you desire to exit the application completely, click Exit from the pop-up menu.


Launching MegaSPEED Web Accelerator

MegaSPEED Web Accelerator launches automatically each time you start Windows. It operates in the background to accelerate your Internet connection. No user intervention is required.

If MegaSPEED Web Accelerator is not running and you need to launch it manually, an icon titled "MegaSPEED Web Accelerator" is located in the Windows Start Menu under the MegaSPEED folder (as shown below).

The MegaSPEED taskbar icon appears in the Windows taskbar to you show you it is running.


Uninstalling MegaSPEED Web Accelerator

  1. Under the Windows Control Panel, select "Add or Remove Programs".

  2. Select MegaSPEED Web Accelerator and click Remove.

  3. The uninstaller will launch and guide you through the uninstallation procedure.