Speeding up WebDAV on Windows 7

Rob Mueller – 27 October 2010

Windows 7 has a built in WebDAV client that allows you to access your Fastmail file storage area as just another drive on your computer.

Unfortunately by default, you’ll probably find that accessing files and directories is very slow, with a multi-second pause between any action. You can speed this up by doing the following:

You should find WebDAV access performance is considerably improved