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Diagnosing your network and measuring speed.

Diagnosing your network? Here’s a GUI program to ping and get averages and speeds over a period of time – nine years ago we featured Performance Pinging by Carsten Schmidt and cannot find a working website from the author to … Continue reading

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Speed up your network by disabling the HomeGroup

While we’ve discussed speeding up SQL connections by disabling LLMNR, there’s another way to speed up your network. If you are not using the HomeGroup feature, a quick way to speed up your network is to disable the services for … Continue reading

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Different ways to optimize your internet

Want an optimal connection to the internet?  Speedguide has an excellent analyzer.  Remember don’t just use a benchmark to analyzer your connection.   It is good to look at all aspects of your connection. You can run their analyzer and … Continue reading

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Test your network speed

Need a quick way to check your network speed?  You can use TotuSoft’s Lan Speed Test. This small (124kb), excellent program allows you to transfer data packets from one computer to another across your network.  TotuSoft offers advanced versions of … Continue reading

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Slow Network?

Do you have a computer that responds slow on the network or hesitates?  Follow these steps and you will see a significant difference. (Because we have not shown how to disable advanced settings in your network card, simply go to … Continue reading

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Analyze your internet connection – then optimize it!

Want an optimal connection to the internet?  Speedguide has an excellent analyzer.  Remember don’t just use a benchmark to analyzer your connection.   It is good to look at all aspects of your connection. You can run their analyzer and … Continue reading

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Measure Your Hard Drive or Network Transfer Speed

DiskBench was designed to measure your hard drive speed but can be used to measure your network transfer speed realistically.  With DiskBench, you can use this freeware utility to measure your hard drive speed in my opinion more in accurately … Continue reading

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Testing Your Network Speed

LAN Speed Test v2.0 is an excellent program to measure the speed of your network.  Just because your network is 100 mbps or 1000 mbps (wired) or 54mbps (802.11g) or 300 -600 mbps (802.11n) wireless doesn’t mean you are transferring … Continue reading

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