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Windows 7: How-to limit the bandwidth of 3 PCs sharing same cable

06 Feb 2010   #1

Win7 Ultimate 32bit
How-to limit the bandwidth of 3 PCs sharing same cable


I have 3 PCs connected to the web by a netgear router (2 wireless and one wired)..

I want to Limit the bandwidth of the 3 computers to a specific rate so every one gets an even share (or something that I specify) ..

I want to do it from my main computer and not having to install some clients on other PCs..( Is that even possible ? )

I checked my router's settings, it seems it's got no thing like this,
I also heard of progs like Bandwidth Controller and Traffic Shaper but these are to allocate the bandwidth for the same PC (to limit applications) and they don't achieve my goal, as I think!

So, any ideas guys ?!
I'm thankful to u..

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06 Feb 2010   #2

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SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager should do the job for you.

It's easy to setup and maintain, works perfectly well on Seven.

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07 Feb 2010   #3

Win7 Ultimate 32bit

Thanks Kari
I'm working on it (SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager), though having some errors (i'm connecting with their forum to see what's going on)
tnx again

donnu if any one have other ways to try?!
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