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Lowering bandwidth

By elfi
Jan 19, 2006
  1. Hi all,
    there are 3 pc's connected to the internet through 1 switch at my home
    one is mine,1 of my uncle and they other one my baby brother.
    i'm usually one the net working on a project for school and they are always downloading big files my connection is only 128kb/s.
    can you tell me how i can decrease a litte of there bandwith so that i can browes the net faster. they are using p2p network for downloading. :bounce:
     
  2. Samstoned

    Samstoned TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,582

    get a specialized router and set there ip to a given download speed
    or make your machine the server/router to set there speeds
    Bandwidth Management Gateway
     
  3. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 13,517   +336

    yep, p2p downloading music/videos is a bandwidth killer!
    Make'm use dial-up -- the problem will solve itself :haha:
     
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