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Help - Slow speeds over network

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8y, 10m agoPosted 8 years, 10 months ago
I have a small problem with my LAN at the moment... the maximum speed I can reach whilst transferring files over my network seems to only be 1.66mb/s. I'm using a Netgear DG834GT 108Mbps router, and when transferring files from one computer to another over the network through the ethernet connections, the fastest speed I can reach is 1.66Mb/s.

Anyone know how I can increase the speeds of transfer? Both my computers I use are quite modern with gigabit ethernet ports.
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8y, 10m agoPosted 8 years, 10 months ago
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#1
Yeah, burn your files onto DVDR and transfer them that way....... :lol:
#2
Try adjusting your Speed & Duplex settings ( I have mine set to Auto)

If you right click on your network connection then select properties then click on the configure button.

This opens a new window click on the Advanced Tab and select Speed & Duplex from the list. Then select Auto from the drop down on the right. If Auto is already selected try 100 mb full.

I hope this helps.
#3
Check the following.

That QoS is not on.

Are you using the router's firewall as well as one on each PC? If so lose the firewall on the PCs.

Anti-Virus not interfering.

The duplex settings are important as mentioned earlier, a duplex mis-match can cause numerous issues.

How is your PC share set-up?

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