Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Possible Duplicate:
Customize LAN to favor bandwidth to one computer

I have a LAN ( with 2 computers: a laptop and a desktop computer ) I want more bandwidth allocated to my laptop, for downloads. Is it possible ?

share|improve this question

marked as duplicate by Sathya, quack quixote May 14 '10 at 6:27

This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question.

    
I want a bandwitch. It sounds tasty. ;) How about some bandwidth instead? –  NitroxDM May 13 '10 at 18:59

2 Answers 2

A router with QoS will allow you to allocate bandwidth between the different nodes on your LAN.

share|improve this answer

For a software solution, try NetLimiter - free trial, $19.95 for Lite version with limits. Install on your desktop to limit its download speed.

share|improve this answer

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.