internet slows down when downloading a file

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by DAZZ, Feb 24, 2002.

  1. DAZZ

    DAZZ Guest

    why does my internet go down, whne i like want to download a demo of a game or somthing

    like it'll take forever to a load a page
  2. DAZZ

    DAZZ Guest

    oh, and im like on a cable connection
  3. Druce

    Druce Guest

    because you are cutting down your bandwidth that the explorer can use - imagine the interent connection as a water faucet - it only pumpus out 50 gals/min - now if you are filling a bucket with 40 gal/min of water that leaves you with 10/gals per min to do whatever else with...

    hope this makes sense
  4. DAZZ

    DAZZ Guest