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    Win 7 SLOW on downloads?

    I'm noticing about a 400% decrease in download speed through Win 7.

    Is this expected, a glitch, or do I have something set wrong maybe?

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    Re: Win 7 SLOW on downloads?

    That's pretty drastic. How are you "measuring" download comparisons?

    Edited to add: I just downloaded a 67 meg file in about 60 seconds on my cable connection. How about you? Give us more than just a "big percentage" that can't be evaluated!

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    Re: Win 7 SLOW on downloads?

    Try connecting to the internet. <img src=/S/grin.gif border=0 alt=grin width=15 height=15>
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    Re: Win 7 SLOW on downloads?

    Well, so now, typical ofd me, the problem seems to have been alleviated. It was taking me as much as 1 or 2 minutes per meg when I first posted.

    I just now d/l a 10 meg file in about 12 seconds. So, don't mind me, I'm just going senile...

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