network internet sharing

By grimesy69
Mar 22, 2005
  1. i have 2 computers networked together everything runs fine they share internet and files, but i have a anoying problem, this is that when either computer is using bandwidth it uses as much as it can get. causing lag on the other pc, vice versa. does anyone know a way that i can equally split my bandwidth limit 50/50. or does anyone know of a program that can be used to do this? grimesy
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    If they are on ICS where only one computer has the direct connection to the internet, that would be the case.
    Install a router, and your problems will be gone.
  3. Mart64

    Mart64 TS Rookie

    Just to add to the last post... I have installed a wireless router (D-Link DSL604T) and it works brilliantly. Provides networking and internet sharing and no probs.
  4. Samstoned

    Samstoned TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,018

  5. grimesy69

    grimesy69 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 52

    thank you

    thanks guys i will look up on these possible methods, and i will post back with my progress, regards. grimesy
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.

Similar Topics

Create an account or login to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment
TechSpot Members
Login or sign up for free,
it takes about 30 seconds.
You may also...

Get complete access to the TechSpot community. Join thousands of technology enthusiasts that contribute and share knowledge in our forum. Get a private inbox, upload your own photo gallery and more.