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I am currently reading a javascript book. It says that browser's have a user setting for HTTP request limit that can be changed from the default of 2 simultaneous downloads to whatever you'd like.

I have looked in the Safari --> Preferences settings to try and find this setting to no avail.

Whats the deal?

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Safari already has a default of 4 simultaneous downloads per host, so the book's wrong about that. Are you sure this is actually a problem? –  Daniel Beck Dec 20 '12 at 11:20
    
Its not a problem. But I want to learn the intricacies of the settings and experiment with the performance gain or loss. How do you access them? –  Tim Dec 20 '12 at 11:54

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