Bandwidth tag should be used when asking questions about data transfer rates over various data buses or network protocols.

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Windows 10 Update blocks my Internet connection completely

I always thought that Windows update is somewhat reluctant when it comes to network bandwidth, and runs at low priority. Not so on the update it installed today, I have to say that my DSL line only ...
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Router can't handle my ISP's download bandwidth over LAN, how do I find a replacement that can?

I have a router (ASUS RT-N16; QoS is off) that is running Tomato. With my router, I get roughly 120 Mbps in speed tests. However, when connected directly to the modem (without any router), I can get ...
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How can I monitor internet usage in my network?

I need to know which computer is consuming my bandwidth. Is there a tool to do this?
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Set bandwidth limit on chromebook (chrome os)

I would like to set a GLOBAL limit on the amount of internet bandwidth that a Chromebook can use. I am aware that chrome's dev tools allow you to simulate a device with a slower internet connection, ...
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How to download a file is multiple parts?

I have a limited internet connection, but I do have a 20GB flash drive. Is there anyway that I can download bigger files or games in multiple parts at a library and combine them later at home? I use a ...
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TCP throughput much better than UDP

I'm monitoring the performances of a WAN link with iperf between two windows machines on both ends. Surprisingly (for me), TCP single session default window reaches a throughput of 12Mbps, while UDP ...
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Windows 10 excess bandwidth use with updates off?

On a small business (2008R2 Domain) with about 20 PC's recently upgraded a few to windows 10 Pro and shortly thereafter our puny 1.5 Mb download was maxed out. I did some reading and ensured that all ...
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Windows 10 using up my bandwidth even with update sharing deactivated

The "system", "cortana" and, specially, "service host: network service" processes keep using up my bandwidth. I want to prevent windows 10 from using it or at least limit the amount of it that it is ...
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How can I manage bandwidth consumption of GoToMeeting?

Gotomeeting sessions hog all my networks bandwidth... I have business class cable and other video/audio apps (e.g. Skype, Google Hangouts or Webex) work properly. In a session yesterday, I initially ...
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How to find out what's making svchost eat up bandwidth on Windows 10?

It's been trying to download some 2.5gb since last night and when I started up my computer now, it's doing so again. I have limited bandwidth and would like to know what is using it up. I thought ...
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UVC Video 'quirks' on Windows for multiple web cameras

I' like to set up three web cameras on a Windows 10 computer, to allow simultaneous video capture from all three of them. All three USB2.0 cameras are connected to a powered USB3.0 hub, which is ...
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How can I limit bandwidth of other programs?

Is there a way so that I can selectively limit bandwidth of a running process?
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Chrome's ghost process hogging my internet bandwidth

In chrome's Task Manager tab, I see that "Browser" task is using up around 100KB/s. Although no other tab is consuming any of the bandwidth. I am eager to find this ghost process hidden in "Browser" ...
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Low Throughput and Router Crash

Setup: packet generator (computer A) ——> cat 5 ——> Router (GB/s LAN port) ——> 2.4 Ghz network ——> wireshark (computer B) I’m using Ostinato for mac to generate the packets. I’m giving the packets a ...
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Quickest way to upload 500 GB to Google Drive

I have about 500GB to upload to to Google Drive. Two questions. What would be the quickest way to do this? The drive app seems slow. Other people have said use CyberDuck but they seem to have ...
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Monitoring Internet data from modem

I'm about to get a new ADSL internet connection and the data available is split between me and two other housemates. As i am going to be the Administrator, i was wondering if there is any way to ...
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pfsense 2.0 traffic priority - set full priority for single host

I have a network with several computers all on the same network and since I have very limited bandwidth I would like to prioritize traffic almost like a CPU scheduler prioritize processes. Example: ...
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server output bandwidth differs towards different locations

I have a VPS which has a 100 Mbps connection. My current connection is 50 Mbps to other sites, but with my vps I only get 2-3 Mbps, even though from other places the access is fast. What can cause ...
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Why is my actual download speed less than that found by by speedtest.net?

I ran my Internet connection through SpeedTest.net which claims that it finds out the actual Internet speed, much lower than that promised by my ISP. But—while downloading—the speed is much lesser ...
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Skype 4.3 uses too much bandwidth for the camera

On Skype 4.2 everything works perfectly, however when I try to video chat with 4.3, once I turn on the camera it will maximize my upstream until it chokes out everything else and eventually disconnect....
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is it possible to limit the Bandwidth Consumption in modem zte f660

I use internet using modem zte f660 @10mbps, this internet share to some client via wifi, but I want to know the way to limit bandwidth usage, is it possible to limit trhought modem configuration ? ...
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Using multiple USB webcams in Linux

Running more than one USB webcam in Debian/Linux results in the the following error: libv4l2: error turning on stream: No space left on device VIDIOC_STREAMON: No space left on device What ...
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DD-WRT bandwidth divide between 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz band

I have just flashed DD-WRT firmware in place of my TP-Link Archer C7's stock firmware. I have turned on both bands. I can't use only the 5 GHz band because some devices don't support it. I have 100 ...
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Does a bigger WiFi channel bandwidth reduce range?

Out of habit, I'm always choosing the smallest channel bandwidth in my WiFi setups to optimize range rather than throughput. Now I keep reading that the channel width does not affect range. A long ...
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Blocking Flash Player from router to prevent user from wasting bandwith

There is one user on the network which is always watching videos with Flash Player and eating bandwith and I cannot get the user to disable Flash Player but instead can I block it using my router? I ...
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Why does one PC take a bigger share of bandwidth than another?

My girlfriend and I have just finished building identical PCs. Today, we're downloading various software and games to them. We're connected to the wireless network, everything is working fine. My ...
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How to monitor internet bandwidth on network [duplicate]

I would like to know the following.. I am in a local area network where there are 20 pc's connected to a switch. However, we always run out of data (internet) as there are some colleagues who use ...
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How to minimize unwanted net usage by processes to a trickle?

I have this problem sometimes of what seems like excessive Internet bandwidth usage. Sometimes I have to use a metered connection, so the issue becomes more important. Leaving aside things like ...
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How to track down a process or potential virus that is eating my bandwidth on Windows 10?

I'll try my best to explain. I was on a rush today, so I downloaded something from a source I didn't know. I didn't double check (yep, my bad) and run the executable. I didn't explicitly run it as an ...
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Why does router need to know bandwidth when setting up QoS?

I want to setup QoS on my DD-WRT router. I found this wiki page, but what puzzles me is that it needs to know my WAN bandwidth. "Set your download and upload speeds. You can use a speed test like ...
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GPU VRAM bandwidth importance for neural net training

my Question in short is: Is the VRAM bandwidth of a GPU really the bottleneck regarding Deep Neural Networks? Longer Version: A guy named Tim Dettmers wrote in his blog, that all the relevant ...
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How do I monitor internet data usage for a specific network?

So here's my problem. I am using a wifi hotspot from Airtel (in India) that provides internet connectivity via a SIM card on their 4G network. The data goes to 0 way too quickly (in my opinion) and ...
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How to force SQL server to use maximum network bandwidth

I have a program written in Delphi that uses SQL Server 2008 as database engine. I am on a p2p link provided by two nano station m5. When I run a specific query inside of the program, the network ...
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What's the bandwidth between two VMs on the same host

I have two Virtualbox VMs, the network configuration of one is NAT and the other one is NAT+host-only adapter.My host is a desktop located in a university lab with Local Area Connection 100.0 Mbps, ...
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limiting upload bandwidth in Mac OS X Yosemite (10.10)

I have ADSL internet, and when there is an application uploading to the Internet at full speed (e.g. Skype or Chrome during file uploads), the download bandwidth becomes very very slow. Meaning I ...
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what firewall linux distro applicance could track internet usage per device in my home?

Anyone know of a community edition/open source/free firewall/gateway software product that I could install onto an old PC to act as my firewall/gateway/proxy etc, BUT for which it has the power to ...
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Download speed vs SpeedTest results

I'm currently subscribed to 500M fiber package with Asus AC68U Router and Asus PCE AC68 dual band network card. I'm connected on the 5ghz band and pinged over 250 Mbps download speed results on ...
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How to monitor a port bandwidth?

How can I monitor a specific port's bandwidth? I'm using squid cache server, and I want to find out how much bandwidth is preserved. using soft wares like DU METER it's not possible to measure that. ...
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Monitor multiple wireless network bandwidth usage [duplicate]

Is there a program that I can use on Windows 10 to monitor my bandwidth usage per each wireless network that I am connected to? I often go travelling for work and I'd like to not exceed the bandwidth ...
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Why is the Windows 10 Photos app #1 on my list of network usage?

I only use the Photos app when I double-click local image files (it's the default). How is this my #1 bandwidth user in the last 30 days as per the App History tab on the Task Manager. That puts it ...
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Bluetooth vs Wifi. Which one has more bandwidth? [duplicate]

I've been reading articles like this http://wrensound.com/should-my-wireless-audio-system-use-bluetooth-or-wifi/ I uses bluetooth to access my omni 10 harman kardon speaker. I am very disappointed ...
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What's the granularity of CRC checks in bittorrent transfers like?

I don't think I've ever successfully used any torrent client in 20 years of trying once in a while. I'm in a backwater of the data world: I can get about 3000 bytes per second on a dialup connection ...
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Ethernet throttling itself? Wireless is fine. Video of issue included

https://youtu.be/baV-P00i7CY I just got internet installed today at my new apartment. I'm connecting using my desktop. When I'm connected directly to the modem I get exactly 14.31 mbps every time. ...
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How to limit download speed per port on the network?

Greetings, I have several computers accessing the Internet at once. And with one download a file using a download manager (either bittorrent, orbit, etc.), the computer with that softwares grabs ...
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Dynamically Limit Download/Upload Speeds of a Application based on Schedule?

I've tried a number of solutions like NetLimiter and/or NetBalancer for this, however I've not yet found a complete solution after a few days of Googling. Does anybody know of a way to achieve ...
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Netflix streaming: how much bandwidth does it use?

Title more or less says the question. I'm thinking about getting netflix, but want to make sure that our connect is fast enough to watch movies streamed. So: what is the bandwidth used by netflix, ...
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Windows 10 Home Edition on a T1 Line

I work for a small company which has a few computers for public use. These machines are on a separate subnet, but still use the same T1 internet connection as the rest of the registers and staff ...
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Microsoft Remote Desktop Bandwidth Usage

I am wondering how much bandwidth in terms of bytes sent/received is consumed by a typical remote desktop session. I need to know this because our ISP enforces a cap on monthly bandwidth usage (i.e. ...
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Is there a way to find out what application using most of bandwidth in Linux?

I'm looking for an utility that could show me how much of a bandwidth each process are using. It should just print the data and exit as I want to feed that list into conky.
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How to Monitor visited Websites on Thomson 585 v7

My home WiFi is being used by many devices, and they are taking all bandwidth, I wanna know which sites they are using, so I can block those sites in Parental control. In the web interface there's no ...