can i give my computer internet priority?
my computer uses wired internet but i have someone else that uses wireless. my computer is plugged into the wireless router which the other computer is also getting internet from. when i do download tests on both computers the other one is substantially higher and i want to make my wired connection faster. can i give priority to my wired computer so the internet faster at the expense of the other? thx
Asked By: Justin - 1/1/2011
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Answered By: Spock (rhp) - 1/1/2011
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No, you can't. When you download, the data is coming *to* you. It's your ISP that decides which packets to put on the link to you. You can only influence traffic going in the other direction. So things like QoS and packet priority *won't* make a difference.
Answered By: JoelKatz - 1/1/2011
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