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Topic # 54895 22-Dec-2009 17:43
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Hi im on the telecom big time plan and ive been noticing something strange.. My speed. Now before anyone makes that obvious reply of "telecom manages traffic so slow speeds are expected, especially over p2p" blah blah; im not experiencing that, and thats the weird thing. 
It appears my traffic, speed etc is not being managed, in uTorrent im actually getting speeds up to 1.7mb/s (my max connection speed). Is anyone else on Big Time experiencing this?

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  Reply # 284678 22-Dec-2009 18:12
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You might be downloading from local peers and local traffic is not managed...




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  Reply # 284683 22-Dec-2009 18:31
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enjoy it while it lasts :-)



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  Reply # 284904 23-Dec-2009 20:56
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No i was definitely downloading from internation peers. Well strange thing today. I installed a fresh copy of windows 7 on a separate partition and installed duplicate programs etc. Torrents, speed.. back to slow.. weird..

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  Reply # 284905 23-Dec-2009 21:06
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Probably a low demand on the network hence speeding up bigtime



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  Reply # 284972 24-Dec-2009 10:26
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What? so you're saying in the 2 hours that i repartitioned and installed windows 7 - they throttled down the network? ugh, im gonna boot into my vista partition and see if its still fast

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  Reply # 284979 24-Dec-2009 11:28
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 im gonna boot into my vista partition and see if its still fast


 

so is it?




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  Reply # 284982 24-Dec-2009 11:37
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r3v0lver: What? so you're saying in the 2 hours that i repartitioned and installed windows 7 - they throttled down the network? ugh, im gonna boot into my vista partition and see if its still fast



I think it is automatic, As the network demand goes up the more shaping that happens to bigtime

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  Reply # 285003 24-Dec-2009 14:40
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yup that sounds right




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