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Microsoft and Skype appear to have made a final decision to totally remove any fast peer-to-peer file transfers, as of at least version 6.18, released in August, 2014. Your only option for FAST LAN file transfers is to downgrade to a previous version, before 6.18. Version 6.14 appeared to be more stable than 6.16; but I need to confirm. Further, there ...


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It depends on the performance of the USB device, the USB subsystem, the storage system and the computer you're connecting the USB device to. Theoretically USB 2.0 has a bandwidth of 480 Mbit/s, which is about 57 MiB/s. However, due to encoding overhead and inefficiencies in the protocol this speed is not obtainable and ideal conditions would probably yield ...


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If Explorer crashes, the files might be corrupted, correct (although it's more likely the file simply wouldn't exist or be empty, since the copying is handled by the OS layer rather than Explorer). Your game ran a lot slower simply due to the fact that both the game and Explorer copying the files would access your hard disk as well as your CPU, RAM, etc. ...



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