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Windows 7: Download speeds using ethernet in Win 7 64 bit sp1 has slowed to a cra

19 Apr 2014   #1
jonnyhillow

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
Download speeds using ethernet in Win 7 64 bit sp1 has slowed to a cra

Hi folks, I don't know why but any thing I try to download from any site is dreadfully slow, I am convinced it is a setting somewhere . Event viewer showed I am having problems with showing an IP Address or maybe something with my homegroup or workgroup but I am not sure.

I have a small apartment and nobody's around , I have just an Ethernet cable providing net access through broadband , no one else is sharing or anything.

I don't know what I should have my settings at

Thank you in advance


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19 Apr 2014   #2
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

Can you post screen prints of the Event Viewer errors you see?
Seeing the errors could help someone here give you better help and suggestions.
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I had a problem where downloads slowed to a crawl, but it was only for MS Updates (patch Tuesday).
In Device Manager I uninstalled the Network Adapter and drivers.
I rebooted and Windows reinstalled the Network Adapter.
That fixed the issue I had.
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