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Windows 7: Network concerns.

26 Dec 2010   #1

Windows 7 Pro/32 Academic. Build 7600
Network concerns.

I pulled up Resmon this morning and was quite surprised at my network activity. This is what I get at idle, with IE closed and no updates running. Is this normal?

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26 Dec 2010   #2

Main - Windows 7 Pro SP1 64-Bit; 2nd - Windows Server 2008 R2

No. Even when I'm downloading a huge file while simultaneously surfing the net and checking email I rarely go above 5%. During a scheduled backup of Gigs of data over the LAN I rarely hit 10%. Unless you have a really rotten dial-up connection you should not be seeing that.
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26 Dec 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mborner View Post
I pulled up Resmon this morning and was quite surprised at my network activity. This is what I get at idle, with IE closed and no updates running. Is this normal?

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Compared to mine it looks perfectly nomal.
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