IT Dojo: Speed up Windows XP with these Performance Options tweaks Troubleshooting slow Windows XP machines is a common IT task, and some of the culprits are pretty obvious. It could just be a question of upgrading the memory or disabling some of the unneeded applications that kick in at start-up. But if you've ruled those out, adjusting XP's own Performance Options settings may do the trick. In this IT Dojo video, Bill Detwiler goes over several tweaks to speed up Windows XP.<br /><br />Once you’ve watched this IT Dojo video, you can find a link to the original TechRepublic article and print the tip from our <a href="">IT Dojo Blog</a>.