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  1. ****EDIT EDIT EDIT I just used the TCP Optimizer and it totally helped! boosted my Connection Speed to over 18Mbs and my download to 2.3Mbps so this is a moot post now by i'm leaving it up for now. Thank you guys!!!! EDIT EDIT EDIT*** So, quickly wanted to say hello and thank you guys for welcoming me here. Okay, so I just switched my ISP from Century Link to Cox and purchased their 15Mb package. The Wireless and Wired work (hence i'm using the forums) and currently in Wired Mode. Now, when I download something from the internet, such as a 90mb file from download.com, firefox t
  2. Thank you for clearing that up for me! Good to learn some new information.
  3. Finally I'm able to post! Took forever to get the validation email (had to resend it). Anyways, after browsing the forums for over an hour I couldn't find the answer to my burning question: What is the number in parentheses next to the larger download number? 1.4Mbs (175kbps) I'm using CenturyLink (bought out Qwest) Now, I'm paying for 1.5Mbps but my ACTUAL download speed is the second number, roughly 150-180kbps. So, why have two numbers? if thats my speed, thats my speed, right? I have a basic router and modem, a generic low model one (I think its N? or w/e)
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