If you are using Windows Vista in its entire splendor, did you know that a simple aero tweak will give you a performance boost? If you are running Windows Vista with the aero interface enabled, perform the following to boost your system:

Right-click on the Windows desktop and choose Personalize (Figure A).


Figure A

Next, click on Window Color and Appearance (Figure B) and deselect Enable transparency (Figure C).


Figure B


Figure C