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How to take FileZilla credentials from the software's interface?

Hi I use FileZilla to transfer files to the server via FTP. I connected to FileZilla from my computer months ago. I entered the server address, port & administration password on to the startup ...
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1answer
42 views

Which is faster, copying from remote or pasting to remote, over domain?

I see many questions regarding copying large files over a network, for example How to better copy&paste big files over RDP?, but I'm asking a slightly different thing. Also, not involving remote ...
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0answers
140 views

Poor performance with Ethernet Network Card when transferring files

I am having a performance issue I have not been able to solve and hope you guys can help me with it. I bought a NanoPC (small computer with ARM processor) and I have it running Ubuntu 13.10. It has a ...
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0answers
37 views

Network/Server optimization with Samba Server and clients

So I have been trying to have a successful samba server for my home for a few months now, but it has just never really performed well. I am now getting serious about making it work correctly. To ...
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0answers
634 views

Slow File Transfer over Gigabit Network

There are a few computers connected to a computer (Windows 7 x64) via a Gigbait network in order to transfer file, however lately the transfer of files has been really slow (11Mb/s) I have already ...
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160 views

File transfer tools for linux with support of zero-copy transfer

Are there small and simple file transfer tools for Linux, which can use "zero-copy" style of transferring files from HDD (SSD) to tcp socket, and back? I want to often send huge amount of ...
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52 views

Extremely slow wireless file transfer on specific computer

I have a Linksys E4300 router which works great. I bought an HTPC with a Gigabyte E350N and plugged a TP-LINK TL-WN723N. The HTPC is about 5mts from the router and without any wall in the middle. The ...
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1answer
23 views

Below what network speed should I be using compression for an rsync transfer?

I'm transferring some files from a remote server. The speeds for the transfer are abysmal (~1 MBps), and have got me thinking about optimizing the transfer for speed. At what network speed does it ...
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1answer
174 views

How to transfer files between two computers in the same LAN?

I have to copy the whole disk to another computer in the same LAN (they're connected via wifi, however I could connect them with an ethernet cable). What's the best way to transfer files? I need to ...
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0answers
28 views

Simultaneously use different network devices for different purposes

I have a "desktop server" that I only use for external storage, distcc and a virtual pentest lab. I primarily use a laptop. Both are currently connected to an asus tomato router over wifi. I don't ...
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2answers
223 views

Delay in FTP when transferring to a network storage

I'm having trouble with an FTP server, the FTP server is running on CentOS. The FTP server being used is VSftpd 2.0.5 ( I believe this is the default server that was installed with CentOS ). Prior to ...
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2answers
7k views

How to send files via lan between two computers

Does anyone know a software which allows you to send files between two computers connected directly via lan cable (machines run WinXp and Win7)? I've already tried to use shared files and folders ...
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1answer
64 views

Looking for a fast and reliable way to copy files to SFTP

I always used SFTP for copying up CMS systems, modify system/user files, or files related to sites and similar. Small things. Even if the file was larger, I could just wait it out. But now I have ...
3
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1answer
3k views

SMB file transfer speeds too low over local LAN

I have built a file server for my home network. It has a 3TB Sata 3Gb/s HDD on a Dual Celeron Mini ITX mobo with 2GB DDR3 RAM. I have installed Ubuntu minimal runing off a flashdrive. I installed ...
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0answers
876 views

Slow WLAN file transfer between server and tablet

My file server is running Ubuntu 12.04 and I'm sharing files from it over samba. It is connected via gigabit ethernet. My desktop, running Windows 8.1, is also connected via gigabit ethernet. I can ...
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5answers
414 views

Is there a way to transfer large files on a fast speed (between islands)?

I have two computers on two different islands (yes we have small islands here), my friend's and mine. So, I want to share my movies with him. The problem here is that even if I host the files on my ...
0
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1answer
233 views

FireFTP with Hotspot Shield

I can use the FireFTP fine until I turn the Hotspot Shield on, then I cannot connect anymore. I think I need to configure the proxy settings in FireFTP but what I have tried so far did not work. ...
0
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1answer
259 views

How can I simulate data transfer between two virtual machines using vSphere?

I'm very new (about two days 'experience' consisting of troubleshooting cloning) to vSphere and virtual machines, and even networking in general. I also need to be able to throttle the connection ...
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3answers
229 views

Windows 7 is very slow when the lid of the laptop is closed

I was moving a file over the local network using wifi connection in explorer. The label said that approximately 10 minutes of time is remaining. I closed the lid and returned after ten minutes. Almost ...
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2answers
4k views

I/O fails to nfs mount (occasionally) - server timed out

I have a Linux-based fileserver (ark) which exports a raid volume over nfs4. Sometimes when doing large copy operations, it will time out. [nathan@ebisu /mnt/extra/disk] rsync -a --progress . ...
2
votes
1answer
168 views

ncat only works in certain scenarios

I tried using ncat (a “much-improved reimplementation of netcat”) to chat with a friend (and ultimately want to send a large file, but I know I can get that working once I get chat to work). We both ...
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votes
2answers
775 views

scp tranfer can't be done bothways. lost connection

I'm trying to transfer a file via ssh but it works only from PC1 to PC2 but it doesn't work backwards. My recievers firewall is disabled I've checked my ssh_config files and both are the same. ...
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7answers
1k views

How to send huge files from one server to another server

I need to transfer a huge file (more than 70GB) from one server in Canada to another server in Africa. I tried FTP, but always get disconnected somewhere. And I guess the network is not stable for ...
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3answers
475 views

How to continue file transfer to LAN target on Windows?

I have a big file, and I wanted to copy it to the other machine. (Both runs on Windows 7 x64.) The network speed is terrible, so it took hours to get even 25gigs copied over. And then, the network ...
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1answer
316 views

VMware 8.0 transferring from the host to the VM is slow, why?

If I copy files on my hdd to the same hdd I should get up to 250MB/sec on my SSD. When I however network from the vmware and copy files from the host computer (same pc) it is really slow like 30MB / ...
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votes
1answer
392 views

Maximise network transfer speed of various applications

When using nc, scp, wget to transfer files between 2 machines on a dedicated 2Mbps link, I get speeds between 0.5 and 1 Mbps. However, when I use iperf -c 10.0.1.4 -t 20 -P 12 (for example) I can ...
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5answers
7k views

Slow network file transfer (under 20KB/s) on newly built x64 Win7

I am getting <20KB/s for local network file transfer. If I transfer a very small file (less than 100KB) it would start quickly then slow down to <20KB/s. all subsequently network file transfer ...
3
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3answers
156 views

How can I sync files from home with files at school?

This is actually for my mom. She only uses like 10 files, mostly Word and Excel, but has to constantly edit them at home and then email to school to use. Then, use at school, and email the modified ...
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3answers
10k views

500 Mbit/s powerline network, only 3.5 Mbyte/s transfer speed?

I have a TP-Link 500 Mbit/s Gigabit Powerline Adapter linking two computers (one Windows Vista and one Windows 7) in different rooms in the house. As in: Computer <-Ethernet ...
2
votes
1answer
496 views

Software for quickly copying large amounts of data over LAN?

I'm looking for some software for copying large amounts of data from a Mac OS X machine to a Windows 7 machine over a Cat5e cable with IPv4 connectivity? Another way I could ask this question is ...
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0answers
155 views

N300 Capable wifi, with approriate router, why am I only getting 150kb/s on local transfers?

I have recently purchased the new Linksys E4200 which quotes Simultaneous Dual Band full N300 speeds. It should be amazing. Through wired connections, it is amazingly fast. I didn't shell out 300 ...
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votes
4answers
39k views

Transfer files from Windows to Linux over the network?

I have a Windows machine and a Linux machine both hooked up to the router via Ethernet cables. What is the easiest way for me to transfer files from the Windows machine to the Linux one?
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votes
1answer
931 views

Slow file sharing speed over LAN

I have two ASUS UL80 laptops and trying to copy files from one to another. I also have a Linksys router with WiFI on. The speed of a file transfer via router + LAN cable (or only the LAN cable) is ...
3
votes
3answers
763 views

Crossover between Laptop and Desktop

I bought a new laptop and I want to copy some files from the old desktop's HDD, so I bought a crossover cable to connect the two Ethernet ports directly without any hub. I assigned the IP 192.168.1.1 ...
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5answers
2k views

How to copy lots of files between two computers, without network?

I want to copy around 50Gb of files from my desktop to my work laptop. For some reason, the laptop won't connect to my home network. I haven't had any luck with a direct ethernet connection either, ...
0
votes
2answers
352 views

Folder transfer over poor sat link

Does anyone know of a tool (exe or script etc.) to manage transfer of large folders over a poor network connection? It would need to be able to handle very slow speeds and network outages, and keep ...
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21answers
38k views

How can I send super large files directly to another computer in the Internet for free? [closed]

I regulary need to transfer very large files (30 GB) to my friend - financial statistics. I don't have any problem with bandwidth: it is very broad here. I did some research in the area, so: 1. I ...
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1answer
1k views

How do I increase wireless network throughput to above 4mb?

Router: Linksys WRT610N (Simultaneous Dual Band) PC: Windows 7 MAC: Snow Leopard Max transfer speed: 4mbytes/sec Other tidbits: Wireless connection strength: Good. Both signals above 85%. I find ...
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votes
5answers
29k views

How can I calculate how long it will take to transfer a file over LAN?

I want to know about the method with which we can calculate data transfer speed. If I am sending a 1 GB file through a 1 Gb/s LAN connection, from one computer to another, how much time will it take ...
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vote
3answers
1k views

Ethernet data transfer rates

I have a simple computer networking question. Gigabit connection, both computers have 500GB 7200rpm hard drives. One is core i7 860, and the other is Core 2 Duo 2.66Ghz. Both pretty fast computers. ...
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2answers
2k views

How long would this file transfer take?

I have 12 hours to backup 2 TB of data. I would like to backup to a network share to a computer using consumer WD 2TB Black 7200rpm hard drives. Gigabit Ethernet. What other variables would I need ...
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3answers
130 views

Non-expensive way to establish FAST connection between notebook and PC?

I have a notebook with 100Mbit Ethernet, and often need to transfer gigabytes of data to/from PC. Using "only" 100Mbit (12.5MB/sec) is slow: I get max 10MB/sec, no matter what protocol is used (SSHFS, ...
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0answers
73 views

Computer Studdering When Transferring Over Network

This is a really weird problem that I've never even seen before. When I copy to or from my server share, my computer studders terribly and the data transfers very slowly at only around 12MB/s. By ...
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vote
1answer
1k views

Netcat file transfer problem

I have two custom scripts I just wrote to facilitate transferring files between my VPS and my home server. They are both written in bash (short & sweet): To send: #!/bin/bash SENDFILE=$1 PORT=$2 ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Networking Mac OS X 10.6 and Vista via ethernet?

How can I make Vista home premium access OS X hard drive? and the other way around? I'd like to transfer files via direct ethernet. Plugging in an ethernet cable makes both computers recognize a ...
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1answer
735 views

Slow wireless transmission problem

I have an XP SP3 Pro machine where I keep all my media. I also have a laptop with Windows 7 Ultimate and another laptop with Windows Vista Home. The thing is I want to be able to not only play my ...
0
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4answers
2k views

scp a little slow? windows vm ubuntu and mac leopard

I am running ubuntu under VMware. I connected my USB drive directly to ubuntu instead of through windows XP and i started transferring files from my mac leopard to ubuntu/usb HD Most of the time the ...
3
votes
4answers
5k views

How can I see how fast data is being transferred in Mac OS X?

Is there a simple way to measure how the upload or download speed of data leaving my computer, like when I'm backing up the computer, or uploading large files through a browser? If so, how can I do ...
0
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1answer
4k views

Ways to Transfer Large Files over Wifi Local Network Faster and Stable?

I have problem with transfer a large number of file over Wifi in LAN, often one of the computer will loss the Wifi signal or disconnected, and reconnect back again real quick. and I also have ...
3
votes
3answers
936 views

107MB/s *network* file copying slowed to 16.5MB/s playing *local* media files. Why? Is there a way to adjust?

Windows Server 2008 with a folder ready to accept a copied file. Vista SP1 or SP2 machine with a 1GB .iso and an .mp3 file stored locally. Gigabit network (not sure if this matters but it amplifies ...