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Windows 7: Slow internet speed with wired and wireless connection

24 Jul 2016   #1

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
Slow internet speed with wired and wireless connection

I recently clean installed windows 7 on an ssd i bought for my custom built computer and after installing all the updates and every driver has even been updated to the latest, I still have slow internet speeds and that's with my ethernet and wirless adapter.

I have google just about everything and can't seem to find how to fix this, but some help would be every appreciated.

Also, I'm not sure which specs and info you need to know for this but just tell me what you need to know and I'll post it in the next reply.

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25 Jul 2016   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64

Use this to test your internet speed and see if you are getting what you are paying for. by Ookla - The Global Broadband Speed Test

What internet method are you using? (DSL, Cable ect.)

From your specs.

Antivirus none
Browser Chrome
No anti virus is not wise.
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25 Jul 2016   #3

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

I'm using Cable its through NewWave and the package is for 15mg and when I test it with my iphone through the wifi i get around 11mg download with it and at first my pc was getting around 1mg download ive since google things and messed with some stuff and its up to 5mg download and that's using ethernet
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25 Jul 2016   #4

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring

Hi Dillon,
open your network devices >> ethernet & wifi adapter >> Advanced
what are the settings.

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25 Jul 2016   #5

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

Can you tell me how to get to network devices? Or are you talking about network adapters in device manager?

Sorry if I'm sounding dumb
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25 Jul 2016   #6

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

These are the settings on my Intel Ethernet Connection:

Gigabit Master Slave Mode
Interrupt Moderation
Jumbo Packet
Large Send Offload V2 (IPv4)
Large Send Offload V2 (IPv6)
Legacy Switch Compatibility Mode
Log Link State Event
Offloading Options
Performance Options
Priority & VLAN
Receive Side Scaling
Receive Side Scaling Queues
Wait For Link

I also purchased a Gigabyte GC-WB867D-I WiFi adapter and I just unhooked the power cord for it on my motherboard because I thought it might have been the cause for my slow internet speeds.

Here's a screen cap of my Device Manager
Slow internet speed with wired and wireless connection-device-manager.png

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25 Jul 2016   #7

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

Internet speeds go back to normal when I'm in Safe Mode With Networking
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26 Jul 2016   #8

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

Still could use some help with this
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07 Aug 2016   #9

windows 7 64 bit

Wireless Settings Setup:

Router settings:
Setup; Wireless; Settings; Manual:
802.11 Mode : 802.11 N only
Wireless Channel : 9
Channel Width : Auto 20/40MHz
Encryption: WPA2/AES
QoS Engine:
Disable everything - This really slow transfer speeds down!!
Firewall Settings:
Enable SPI: Unchecked
Advanced Wireless:
WLAN Partition: Checked
WMM Enable: Checked
Short GI: Unchecked
Extra Wireless: Unchecked
Save settings reboot router!!!

Wireless Card Settings:
Channel Width 2,4/5Ghz: Auto
AD Hoc power management: Disabled
Ad Hoc QoS mode: WMM Enabled
Fat Channel Intolerant: Enabled
Mixed mode protection: CTS to self enabled
Throughput enhancement: Enabled
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