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SPEEDbit Video Accelerator is a powerful application that lets you enjoy the world of internet video at accelerated speeds.
When Video Accelerator is installed it configures itself automatically so you can start watching accelerated videos right away.
between 100 and 200 KBps.
HD Videos (Premium only)
above 200 KBps.
iTunes downloads (Premium only)
Independent ReviewHD YouTube video got stuck 25 times (with a 20 MB connection), while with SPEEDbit Video Accelerator it played smoothly.
You should make sure to use the latest version of Video Accelerator to ensure the best performance.
To check for updates right-click the SPEEDbit Video Accelerator tray icon located in the system tray,
and then click Check for Update.
You can also visit the Video Accelerator download page to find the latest version.
The Acceleration Status pane shows your available acceleration types. There are four kinds of acceleration in Video Accelerator:
Entering Your Activation Code
To activate your copy of SPEEDbit Video Accelerator Premium, right-click the system tray icon, and then click Enter Activation Code.
Select the I already have a premium version activation code option, and then type your email and the code in the provided fields.
Options and Settings
Load service on StartupSelect this option to make sure that SPEEDbit Video Accelerator is running when you startup your computer.
Show Now Accelerating messageSelect this option to see the Now Accelerating tray message every time a video is accelerated. Turning off this option will not affect your acceleration.
Hide Tray IconSelect this option to remove the SPEEDbit Video Accelerator Tray Icon from the Windows System Tray.
To restore Video Accelerator to the System Tray:
- Click the Start menu, and then navigate to the SPEEDbit Video Accelerator program folder.
- Click SPEEDbit Video Accelerator, and the SPEEDbit Video Accelerator window appears.
- Click the Options button, and deselect the Hide Tray Icon option.
Proxy settingsIf you use a proxy to access the Internet, you will have to set Video Accelerator's Proxy settings to enable acceleration. Using a proxy is only available when watching videos with Internet Explorer.
To allow Video Accelerator to work with a Proxy, select the Set SPEEDbit Video Accelerator as browser proxy option. A script is added to your Internet Explorer Proxy Settings that allows Video Accelerator to work with your proxy.You can also choose the way Video Accelerator works with proxies by selecting one of the following options:
- Use Internet Explorer settings – Connect with your Internet Explorer proxy settings
- Direct connection (no proxy) – Connect directly to the sites you navigate to
- Manual configuration – Connect directly to a manual specified address