zyxel 320 slow network connection

  computerdiv 09:52 14 May 13
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Hi,I have set up a home network and i'm getting dreadfully slow file transfer rates. My set up is a: Toshiba Laptop running Win7 32bit wireless connection-sky wireless modem-belkin 1gb homeplugs-zyxel 320 NAS-WD Elements 1TB External Desktop Hard Drive USB 2.0 . Can anyone tell me what sort of transfer rate i should expect to be getting over this type of network set up and how to improve the speed if possible? Thank you.

  difarn 15:26 14 May 13

Have you tried the same exercise using an ethernet connection - wireless connections can cause a very slow file transfer rate.

  difarn 15:38 14 May 13

If this doesn't improve you could try disabling the Remote Differential Compression which is used to compute the difference between sizes of files over a networks and moves them with as little bandwidth as possible. This article explains how.

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