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Forum discussion tagged with download.
  1. saltySquash

    Question Network not utilizing all the bandwidth available?

    Hello. I just moved in somewhere kind of like an apartment but where the internet is prepaid for everyone (but shared by everyone) in the building. When i use internet speedtests like Ookla's, it says 1 ping and 940 mbit download and about the same in upload. Yet I'm only downloading with 10-15...
  2. MirkoHax

    Question Internet download Speed behaving weird

    So, let me write about my weird issue. My problem is, that whenever I do a speedtest through any of my browsers installed, I get a measured speed of around 1 Megabyte a second. And if I download something through any of my browsers, the downloadspeed sways around 20-100 kb/s. Now this is where...
  3. D

    Question Why do my game launchers download so slow?

    i use a 1000mbps powerline adapter, i am aware that 1000mbps is around 125mbs which is more than enough as my internet provider gives around 60mbs. however when i do internet speed tests i receive 30mbs download and 18mbs upload but my phone does 60mbs download speed. Thats not a huge problem...
  4. I

    [SOLVED] Download speed slower than in speedtest

    Hello, I am Ilan __ [Moderator edit to remove personal information, last name.] and I recently noticed something weird, normally I download my games at around 40mbps, the speedtest still gives me the results: 300mbps download and 40mbps upload. so i should be able to download my games at at...
  5. keyshift

    Question odd network speeds

    I bought an MSI Z390 Gaming Edge AC at the beginning of 2019. I thought it was odd that LAN only got 130 mb/s download, but I figured that was because I made my own cable. At that time and ever since, I have regularly checked for driver/software updates, etc. Recently I tested every cable/router...
  6. E

    Question Great and Bad Network Speeds

    I feel like this is a dumb question and probably an oversight on my end, but I'm going to ask anyway I recently changed routers from an Asus Bluecave AC2600 to a Linksys AC3000 after my BlueCave died in power surge a few weeks ago. Since that power surge, My internet would go from max speeds to...
  7. Z

    Question Download Problems after reinstalling Windows

    Hardware/Software: FRITZ!WLAN USB Stick AC 860 (Latest driver) Windows 10 Pro 1909 Problem: So the problem im facing is that when i try to downloads something it randomly stops downloading (the problem didn't occurred with Steam for some odd reason). I never had this problem before but after...
  8. DoggoDev

    Question Use both Ethernet and WiFi at the same time to improve download/upload speeds

    Hello! I am wondering whether I can make my download speed faster if I use both Ethernet and WiFi at the same time, BUT I connect to 2 different networks. I will be connecting the Ethernet to my home network and I'll connect to my mobile hotspot using WiFi. Can I make downloading in Chrome...
  9. S

    Question Coax, Docsis and my House

    So, the more I read about Docsis and MoCA, the more confused I get. My house was built back in 2004 and installed, came a coaxial cable network for the rooms in the house. My question is, if Docsis 2.0 was the standard of that time, does that mean my theoretical bandwidth limit is 40Mbit/s...
  10. JayMay28

    Question Brand New PC has super slow download speeds on great WiFi

    So I just built my brand new pc and also upgraded my WiFi from 300mbps to 1GB. I have all of the drivers downloaded for my motherboard and for my WiFi adapters. Yet, I am still getting 2mbps when downloading games. Anyone have a solution? Specs are: Ryzen 9 3900x, MSI GTX 2070 Super, 2 TB HDD...
  11. Tannky043

    Question Change where new content is saved help!

    I am trying to download Sea of Thieves but my ssd doesn't have enough storage for it, so im trying to change where it downloads but everytime I try to change it, a window pops up and says "We couldn't Set your default save location" and comes up with an error code "0x80004004"
  12. M

    Question TP-links and Epic Games Launcher throttle entire network download speed - why? how fix?

    Hi hive mind, I’d like help getting to the bottom of a networking issues I have. My download speed is about 30Mb/s. The setup is: PC – tplink (via ethernet or wireless) – router – internet. If I download via a wireless or wired connection via a tp-link (Av600) via Epic games launcher or...
  13. Question Video playback lags when downloading at high speeds

    When I am downloading anything at high speed(100-200 Mbps and plus) on steam or other sources, my pc lags. It's not severe, but it causes some inconveniences. I am on wired connection. Is it normal or there is a way to fix it? Thank you My setup: Ryzen 7 2700 Asrock x470 master/sli 16gb of...
  14. E

    [SOLVED] Downloading through Powerline Adaptor causes Router to disconnect from Internet

    Hi all, Recently purchased a Netgear Powerline 1000 adaptor, and it causes the router to disconnect from the Internet in specific situations (troubleshooting gives me the error "default gateway unavailable"). So far, it only happens when I try to do a multi-threaded downloads; e.g. a...
  15. Ewanstr

    Question Battle.net Slow downloads *help*

    On avarage i get 43mb/s for my download speed, however after trying to download a 30 gb update for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare it says its downloading at 120 kbp/s and I'd appreciate any help provided as I'm and idiot
  16. Question Steam Download Speeds Faster on Linux than Windows - Why?

    So I recently swapped over to Linux on my main gaming machine and I noticed something peculiar.... Steam downloads significantly faster (actually caps out my gigabit speeds in most cases) on Linux than on Windows. For reference, I typically have burst speeds of about 55MB/s on Windows and then...
  17. OrdJk

    Question delete

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  18. S

    Question Download speed slow via wireless usb adapter

    See, the problem is that since yesterday, after a restart, i noted that my internet was significantly slow, went to speedtest.net and yup there it was, from a solid 50 mbps download speed and 10 mbps upload speed i went to 1.5mbps download speed and the same 10 mbps upload speed. A short term...
  19. M

    Question Downloading broken on all devices

    Since today I havent been able to download anything on any of my devices. This includes 2 desktops and 2 phones. Whenever you download on a file on chrome for example it will instantly give a "Failed: Network Error" Discord calls work fine. Speeds are all good. I can watch youtube no problem but...
  20. Gosraj

    Question Download Speed Nowhere Near What I Should Be Getting

    Simple enough question. When I use a website like https://www.speedtest.net/ I get results saying my download speeds are around 800mbps, which is about 100mBps, yet when I actually download things, no matter what site or app they're from, I get speeds around 10mBps, Even if I have everything...