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Windows 7: slow internet ... help !

24 Aug 2010   #1
kak2a2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
slow internet ... help !

hi guys ,

my internet speed is just 2 MB and my brothers are killing me ! they just keep downloading music and videos all the time !!
so is there any way to divide both the download and upload speed between 3 computers and a playstation 3 ?

that would be a big help : )



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24 Aug 2010   #2
The Howling Wolves

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

If you all have same set up then download and upload when they are sleeping or doing chores.
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24 Aug 2010   #3
Lemur

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer
 
 

Sorry. You ISP determines your d/l and u/l speeds. If you have a finite bandwidth, splitting that bandwidth among 3 computers will not yield a greater d/l speed.
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25 Aug 2010   #4
kak2a2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

the problem is they're too young
they download anything with the name " justin bieber " in it ;\
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25 Aug 2010   #5
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Mmm.. unplug em from the net??
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25 Aug 2010   #6
kak2a2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

^^^^
i'm thinking about that ...
but let's wait and see the other guys opinion
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25 Aug 2010   #7
marsmimar

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro 64-bit
 
 

Sounds like this would be something suited for Parental Controls. Especially for how much time they spend on the computer.

Windows 7 Features: Parental Controls
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25 Aug 2010   #8
kak2a2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

^^^^^^^
that will help with the gaming problem ... but still
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25 Aug 2010   #9
Shadowjk

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1 ; Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard
 
 

It will depend on your Wifi card if your Brothers have a more recent Wifi card then yours will be killed off

You can Block there IP address if you want by entering your Routers Settings to do this follow this tutuorial

This shows how to access the Router see your Routers manual for Details of Blocking IP address

Hope This Helps,
Josh


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25 Aug 2010   #10
kak2a2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

^^^^
problem solved
thanks josh
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