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How to monitor Internet bandwidth usage [duplicate]

I have a satellite internet connection that my wife and I use to surf the internet, check and send email and other various task that should not cause an issue. The past 6 months or so we have been ...
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2answers
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Why always Internet speed is divided?

Whenever I ask for the slow internet speed. My ISP always dividing speed of internet by 8 ! I could not understand why ?
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43 views

Is DSL upload speed shared among subscribers locally? [closed]

I have a feeling that my DSL provider is lying to me, but I cannot find a technical rebuttal online. Can someone tell me if the following makes sense: I have ADSL which is supposedly "up to" 16,000 ...
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23 views

ISP speed limit not functioning correct … how to replicate on purpose?

I recently moved to Jordan and the internet is not the greatest but i got my self an internet plan with 50gigs of bandwidth with a 10migs download speed. once i spend all my bandwith i still have ...
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1answer
77 views

Wireless Router Downloads Kill my Internet

So I run on a standard Charter Internet, 30 MBPS. Anytime I download something though, via steam or battle.net my internet completely drops out and only focuses on the download - which is only 1.1MB/s ...
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ASUS RT-N65U router displays ridiculously fast internet speeds

My router's logging some ridiculous internet speeds. For example, here's a screenshot showing a max internet of speed 16.7 Gbps, and an average speed of 111 Mbps. I did complete a large download ...
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1answer
40 views

Auto Tool to track internet speed? [closed]

We have a local firm that supplies our community with internet service. They are contracted to supply "at least" 10Mbps. However, during peak usage times I find they do not meet this standard. ...
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38 views

Optimizing bandwidth usage in a network of internet peers with minimum activity requirement

Suppose we have a HTTP-based network comprising N identical nodes. Each node needs to receive a request (S bytes) from anyone else at least every T seconds for the network to appear alive to it. In ...
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64 views

Looking for an internet usage meter to track usage on separate network connections [closed]

I still live with my parents who are split, so I live between two houses. At one house we have an 8GB/month cap and the other, 12GB. I also go to TAFE (like uni) were I use their internet heavily. I ...
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1answer
255 views

Cost Of Bandwidth $20.00 per megabyte?

I have been in talks with local ISPS about getting fiber hooked up. Several of them have, rather cryptically, told me that they get charged "$20.00" per "MegaByte". This makes no sense to me. A ...
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2answers
1k views

Difference between bandwidth and actual speed ? [duplicate]

I leased a line from an ISP that offers me a bandwidth of 4mb/s.But I receive only a speed of 160 kbps when downloading files over internet.I found that the actual speed I receive is the ISP ...
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202 views

internet bandwidth control among programs in windows 7

I have comcast basic cable internet, i am getting 7mbps down based on speedtest.net. I am running windows 7, normal installation. Whenever I am downloading something (via http or ftp or p2p), the ...
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2answers
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Why is my actual download speed lesser 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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2answers
669 views

Can I use multiple vpn connections to increase bandwidth

There is wifi network in our college and it only connected to local server so if we want to use internet we have to connect to a vpn server using our specific user/pass the problem is bandwidth is ...
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1answer
98 views

usenet server uses more bandwidth then I can measure

So here's the situation. I just started using usenet (server Newshosting), and I am on a bit of a limited bandwidth local network so I've been trying to figure out how much bandwidth I'm actually ...
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1answer
183 views

download a large file using multiple connections and PCs

I have three seperate computers, which I currently do not have an OS on. I also have three seperate internet connections with connection speeds of 256K, 512K and 1M. I would like to use all three of ...
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98 views

Low bandwidth only on Windows XP

Hi I own really old PC and I've 10Mbps/1Mbps Plan. Internet is distibuted with router over whole house. The old PC uses 802.11b (up to 11Mbit/s download) Wifi card and has Windows XP+SP3 installed. ...
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1answer
211 views

Why does one person downloading kill the internet for the rest of the house?

We have 25 megs on the downstream and 2 megs on the upstream. When doing a speed test without anyone downloading (from Usenet, for example), we get the full download and upload. However, if one ...
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1answer
2k views

Internet via tethering: How to limit PC internet usage? [duplicate]

Occasionally, I need to tether my android phone to my laptop to get internet. I have very little mobile internet (500MB /month) and it can disappear very quickly. I need a few tips on how to use force ...
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2k views

Attempting to find where my internet data is being used. Does this seem right?

Google chrome Extensions Used: Adblock Plus IDM Integrated LastPass Neater Bookmarks Pocket I use a monitoring software called "NetWorx" to check the overall internet data usage. I also use ...
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1answer
323 views

Using two Internet connections at the same time

Recently I got a second Internet connection. Each connection has 50mpbs capacity. One of them is directly connected to my laptop via PPPoE (with username and password); the second one is Wi-Fi from ...
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2answers
577 views

Does image block (firefox addon) save internet bandwidth usage?

Does image block save internet bandwidth usage? I have a data capped plan from my ISP ( 5GB at 2mbps and thereafter 256 kbps / pm). I doubt if the addon or other similar addon actually saves ...
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1answer
1k views

How to Throttle WiFi Connection [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to slow down my WiFi speed in Thomson Speedtouch I have a Thomson TG585 V7. Many computers and smartphones are connected to my modem, and my Internet is limited, I ...
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0answers
61 views

Monitering Bandwidth over lan

I am using ccproxy to moniter which computer in my house is using how much bandwidth. I created an account and set it to "Permit Only" and Authentication type "IP address". I created new account but ...
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1answer
262 views

I've reached my bandwidth cap. Are there any other/better ways to access the Internet? [closed]

My ISP imposes bandwidth caps on my Internet service, and I've reached the limit. Now when I visit a website it's not showing me the page. I try google it's play slow. Any ideas for working around ...
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1answer
111 views

random internet latency issues

We are having lag issues with our internet and have been for a while now. I have contacted our ISP's customer service SEVERAL times regarding the issue. Every time i talk to them they tell me to ...
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4answers
4k views

Controlling Internet Speed

I have connected 2 computers to the same internet modem. Due to which I am getting very less download speed. Is there a way to control the internet speed so that I get 70 % of the speed and the other ...
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2answers
3k views

Monitoring Bandwidth usage (which apps are secretly accessing the net from my pc) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What can I use to measure the bandwidth a specific Windows application uses? I recently got a Dell Inspiron to replace an ageing desktop. I use my new Dell to connect to ...
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1answer
73 views

is there any software to establish N percent of internet speed to the processes?

I'm interesting to find a software to control my internet speed usage that would limite each process to use percent of internet speed. or even any (speed or volume) limitation that would set to each ...
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2answers
808 views

Bandwidth Rate Limiter

I have 6 windows (XP/7) computers on a network which only has a 2mb line. We occasionly get times when one of the computers take up the entire line and everyone else hangs. I believe a rate limiter to ...
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2answers
640 views

How does bandwidth allocation in broadband internet actually happen?

I have subscribed for a broadband plan for 2Mbps. However there is considerable inconsistencies between the promised speed and the actual download speeds. For instance the maximum download speeds I ...
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1answer
147 views

An application to monitor/stop network connections?

I'm on a limited connection and the problem is that whenever I connect to the internet with the cable, using a desktop widget I note that it starts to use internet even without opening anything! and ...
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1answer
2k views

How can I find out which process uses my internet with NetHogs?

Even when I'm not using my internet connection, I see varying network usage in the network monitor applet in Fedora 14. So I decided to use nethogs to monitor process IDs of the involved processes. I ...
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1answer
442 views

How to measure the monthly total bandwidth use for an internet connection (OS independent)

I have 2 laptops and 2 smartphones which, when at home, use the home's WiFi Internet connection via a Belkin Wireless N+ 802.11n Router. All these devices have different operating systems. Is there a ...
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1answer
742 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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2answers
723 views

Will two laptops decrease pings and response times of my Internet connection?

I have a 2.5Mbit/s Internet connection that I want to share between two laptops located in separate rooms. The first laptop is connected to the Internet with a LAN cable through the cable modem but ...
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4answers
641 views

Is someone stealing my bandwidth?

I have a lot of internet problems (very slow connection, randomly not working). I've tried a tracert: Tracing route to www.l.google.com [7 over a maximum of 30 hops: 1 1 ms <1 ms ...
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1answer
1k views

What is the internet bandwidth requirement for audio video transmission in terms of quality HD video and Ultra sound with full duplex?

Assume, i have a software project, which will allow desktop user to another desktop user communicate (peer to peer), desktop user to multiple users (peer to multi peer). Confuse: If i use over ...
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3answers
268 views

Question about isp and bandwidth

I have pretty high bandwidth and my speed test download normally clocks over ~22 mb/s but I am unable to do anything else when my downloads reach over 1 mb/s (using torrents). What's the point of ...
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3answers
569 views

Is it possible to combine the bandwidth from a DSL modem and a ClearWire modem?

Kind of a crazy question, but... I am looking into getting a backup internet connection. I have DSL and ClearWire can now reach 4-5 meg speeds. I was thinking about getting that service as a backup ...
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2answers
630 views

How can I set different bandwith for different PC in my LAN [duplicate]

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 ...
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2answers
16k views

How much bandwidth do I really need (to stream video)?

I'm looking to get an internet connection for my place (I have been using work, school and coffee shops) and I'm wondering how much bandwidth I really need to do different kinds of things? Google ...
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3answers
2k views

How to get higher download rate than upload rate

i'm using bandwidthplace.com to measure my internet speed. And here it is: Download Speed: 422 kbps (52.8 KB/sec transfer rate) Upload Speed: 202 kbps (25.3 KB/sec transfer rate) Can you please ...
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1answer
686 views

Why can't I achieve full speed on a Symmetrical Internet Connection?

We are using a business Ethernet connection (3Mbit upload, 3Mbit download) and trying to understand issues with our tested bandwidth speeds. When uploading a large file we sustain 340 KB/s; ...
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3answers
7k views

How can I reduce bandwidth of a computer in LAN? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Home Network Bandwidth Control The title might be confusing as I don't know the correct terminology. The situation is: I have two PCs connected directly to each other. ...
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4answers
1k views

How to keep below my bandwidth download cap and why does my ISP have such a huge difference in reported downloads from my monitor? [closed]

I currently have a 10gb download cap on my broadband connection. Being a developer and a power user, this can be restrictive (Eg when I got Windows Server/Sharepoint etc ISOs from Microsoft Action ...
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2answers
291 views

Can I control bandwidth allotment?

Is there an application or any tweak that can do that? I mean putting more concentration of bandwidth on downloads rather than uploads.
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1answer
2k views

How is internet bandwidth allocated?

How is the bandwidth on internet usage allocated or divided when you do different things on the internet (e.g. downloading, browsing, streaming) at the same time? Why is there a time when streaming ...
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8answers
64k views

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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3answers
26k views

How much bandwidth does a T1 typically give?

We're about to move into a new apartment which has a T1 for $35 a month. How much bandwidth does a T1 usually supply? Right now we are with Comcast cable which theoretically gives us 14mb down / 7mb ...