> Now that we all know about the optional update throwing a wrench in our
> mapping the various ethernet connections, what do i do now? Is there an
> alternet option or can i not advance my quest for better, faster connections?
> Also i've gotten my displayed avg. download speed up to about 130 KBps on
> files of about 250 MB in size, i'm running vista H.P. 32 bit on a pavilion
> entertainment pc through a 10/100 switch to a linksys wrtg54gs router and
> finally out through a cable dsl modem at supposedly a GB broadband
> connection. NOW can anyone offer any info on if/how i can increase this
> speed (ie duplex settings, hardware vs. software flow control etc...
> thanx y'all
Haven't seen any previous posts so are you actually cable or DSL?
There appear to be three main forms of "Liar" - in order they are
politicians, lawyers and ISPs
ISPs have an "UP TO" disclaimer with everything.
I do not like Linksys '54gs much anyway but why the switch as well? Is
this setup something that was achieving better speeds before?
Obviously there's potential for delay in every extra bit of equipment in
the path - and if you are testing using a browser you might try a
different one. With the other things most modern equipment probably has
the best all purpose defaults.
"If" you can bypass the switch and the router for tests consider doing
so. Also cycle power on everything if you don't normally switch off at