Bizzare Infuriating Network Problem: Slow Upload

  1. I've read all I can about this online, and tried everything I've come across. Since upgrading my internet (same ISP) the upload on my computer (not any others on the network).

    It ranges from 0.2 megabits to 1. If I boot into linux I get 3, but that's far from the 8 megabits the other computers on the network get.

    But the strange thing is, the problem seems to affect only certain programs. My browsers are affected as the internet tests I do are from the browser. OBS (streaming software) will not upload more then 0.2 megabits (about 20k). However utorrent can completely max out my upload.

    I've tried stopping the WMI service and I have no traffic shaping software installed.

    Here are my specs:

    Operating System
    Windows 8 Pro 64-bit
    Intel Core i7 4770K @ 3.50GHz 33 °C
    Haswell 22nm Technology
    16.0GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 800MHz (9-9-9-24)
    MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (MS-7845) (SOCKET 0) 32 °C
    SyncMaster (1920x1080@60Hz)
    LG TV (1920x1080@60Hz)
    4095MB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 (Gigabyte) 29 °C
    465GB Samsung SSD 840 EVO 500GB (SSD) 27 °C
    119GB SanDisk SDSSDHP128G (SSD) 26 °C
    1863GB TOSHIBA DT01ACA200 (SATA) 32 °C
    1863GB Seagate ST2000DL003-9VT166 (SATA) 29 °C
    Optical Drives
    ASUS Xonar DGX Audio Device

    Various Network info
    You are connected to the internet
    Connected through Killer e2200 Gigabit Ethernet Controller (NDIS 6.30)
    IP Address
    Subnet mask
    Gateway server
    Preferred DNS server
    DHCP Enabled
    DHCP server
    External IP Address
    Adapter Type Ethernet
    NetBIOS over TCP/IP Enabled via DHCP
    NETBIOS Node Type Hybrid node
    Link Speed 402 Bps
    Computer Name
    DNS Name Calvins-PC
    Membership Part of workgroup
    Workgroup WORKGROUP
    Remote Desktop
    State Active
    Domain Calvins-PC
    WinInet Info
    LAN Connection
    Local system uses a local area network to connect to the Internet
    Local system has RAS to connect to the Internet
    Wi-Fi Info
    Wi-Fi not enabled
    WinHTTPSessionProxyType No proxy
    Session Proxy
    Session Proxy Bypass
    Connect Retries 5
    Connect Timeout (ms) 60,000
    HTTP Version HTTP 1.1
    Max Connects Per 1.0 Servers INFINITE
    Max Connects Per Servers INFINITE
    Max HTTP automatic redirects 10
    Max HTTP status continue 10
    Send Timeout (ms) 30,000
    IEProxy Auto Detect Yes
    IEProxy Auto Config
    IEProxy Bypass
    Default Proxy Config Access Type No proxy
    Default Config Proxy
    Default Config Proxy Bypass
    Sharing and Discovery
    Network Discovery Enabled
    File and Printer Sharing Enabled
    File and printer sharing service Enabled
    Simple File Sharing Enabled
    Administrative Shares Enabled
    Network access: Sharing and security model for local accounts Classic - local users authenticate as themselves
    Adapters List
    Killer e2200 Gigabit Ethernet Controller (NDIS 6.30)
    Connection-specific DNS Suffix Home
    Connection Name Ethernet
    NetBIOS over TCPIP Yes
    DHCP enabled Yes
    MAC Address D4-3D-7E-F6-4B-24
    IP Address
    Subnet mask
    Gateway server
    DNS Server
    Network Shares
    Misc D:\Misc
    Finished Torrents D:\Downloads\Finished Torrents
    Games D:\Games
    Games2 E:\Games2
    Torrents E:\Downloads\Torrents
    Video D:\Video
    Video2 E:\Video
    Current TCP Connections
    C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe (3560)
    C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\Update Core\NvBackend.exe (3608)
    C:\Program Files\Box Sync\BoxSync.exe (6248)
    C:\Program Files\Hola\app\hola.exe (5404)
    C:\Users\Calvin\AppData\Roaming\uTorrent\uTorrent.exe (5968)
    C:\Windows\Explorer.EXE (3512)
    G:\Program Files (x86)\Nightly\firefox.exe (120)
    G:\Program Files (x86)\Razer\Razer Game Booster\main.exe (6816)
    G:\Program Files (x86)\Samsung Magician\Samsung Magician.exe (5616)
    G:\Steam\Steam.exe (3584)
    hola_svc.exe (1896)
    hola_updater.exe (1920)
    KillerService.exe (2232)
    lsass.exe (744)
    NvNetworkService.exe (2068)
    nvstreamsvc.exe (3384)
    services.exe (728)
    svchost.exe (536)
    svchost.exe (928)
    svchost.exe (984)
    System Process
    System Process
    wininit.exe (632)
  2. childofthetao

    childofthetao TS Booster Topic Starter Posts: 158

    I figured it out, the Killer NIC on my Z87GD65 mobo was not compatible with NetLimiter. Uninstalling it fixed the problem :)
  3. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,477   +965

    Good to hear you got it fixed. Be careful about torrenting though, ISPs will throttle your internet if you do it too much.

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