Does ReadyBoost help with the speed of PC if it has low RAM?

Answer No. It's a nice idea, but in practise, USB devices are far too slow for it to be effective. RAM has a much higher data rate, but its cheap and easy to upgrade.

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Readyboost for XP?

no waybut this 3rd party program gives you similar features. just dont expect any miracles from either of them

What Is ReadyBoost?

ReadyBoost is a feature of Microsoft Windows that uses portable flash memory to help free up computer memory, thereby improving computer performance and system responsiveness. As of 2010, the most ... Read More »

How Do I Use ReadyBoost?

USB ReadyBoostInsert your USB flash drive into your computer running a Windows 7 or Windows Vista operating system. Your computer automatically detects the removable drive, and the "AutoPlay" dialo... Read More »

I have a Readyboost question?

"At idle my comp uses 35% of my 4gig ddr2 ram."It should be around 10%. So, this is the REAL problem.Find out why, and fix that (Malware?).Then, Ready Boost will be a non-issue.