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2answers
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Do web browsers download faster than your max bandwidth?

Since content is compressed on transmission and uncompressed on the browser, does that make the transfer rate faster than your bandwidth? Or is there another term for this? For example, a 1GB white ...
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5answers
5k views

how to view only text from a website

Is it possible that when a website is opened only text data is displayed i.e no image, advertisement etc. so that it takes lesser time to load the website ?Any browser that supports this?
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1answer
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how can I set only a specific browser like chrome, to use all the 100% bandwidth? windows xp

how can I set only a specific browser like chrome, to use all the 100% bandwidth? windows xp. Is there any method to direct the internet only for a specific browser or application? I also want to ...
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1answer
450 views

Upload bandwidth limitation

Are there any options how do I limit the upload bandwidth used to say 25% or 50% of the full upload bandwidth? While uploading files: in the web-browser, in the email client like outlook, FTP ...
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3answers
6k views

Limit Chrome's bandwidth

For web development purposes, I want to be able to throttle the bandwidth Chrome uses, especially for localhost connections. I know that the add-on "Firefox Throttle" does that in Firefox; is there a ...
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1answer
702 views

Can too many websites open concurrently drain bandwidth

I have approximately anywhere between 80 - 100 tabs open at any given time. I do this because I have a lot of things to read, and often travel without having internet, so by using hibernate can often ...
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1answer
64 views

Do browsers take into account that network can be faster than disk cache?

One thing came to my mind. Nowadays the internet connection speed is often comparable to hard drive speeds. It means I can fully imagine there might be cases when it would be better (for a selfish web ...
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1answer
1k views

Browse in low-bandwidth mode

I am using internet in limited bandwidth. To keep bandwidth consuming low, I have disabled loading images, used adblock in firefox. I can't use opera turbo mode, because some sites are broken in ...