You will need
- Personal computer, software
NetLimiter is excellent utility to cope with this task. It helps to limit the speed of the Internet modem. Download software from the Internet. Install NetLimiter on the computer and then restart it. The installation will be performed. Enable NetLimiter. In control panel there is an option "Create Filter". Clicking on it, you can enable the filter settings.
In order to limit the speed in the modem, it is necessary to add a new rule for the application (e.g. browser). In the list with the proposed processes, select the process you want. In the right pane, click on "Add Rule". Next you will be prompted about the limitation of the speed or of the transmission or reception of traffic. Refer to the scheduler, which will execute time limit.
Can try the following. Go to "start" and click "Run." In the "Command prompt" write gpedit.msc. Go to "Administrative templates" and click "Network" and "Manager". Click on and select the speed in percent.
Help program TMeter to limit the speed. Download and install it on your computer. Run the program and you will see the window. To the left you will see a list of all possible actions. Can refer to the desired item. Go for this in the "Counters filtering" or "URL filtering". Perform the necessary settings.
Download and install the NetPolice Lite. This is a great utility that provides the speed limit of the Internet. To carry out this operation you just turn on the filter. To enable it, need in the provided box to enter the required password. Similarly, it is possible to disable the filtering. The toolbar will present the indicator shows filter is enabled or disabled.
Advice 2: How to limit Internet speed on your computer
In order to limit the speed of the Internet connection of one or more machines in a computer network, you need to make some configuration. In this case you use either router configuration or special software.
You will need
- Software Tmeter.
Because configuring the router for the user a very complex exercise, which can lead to undesirable consequences, use a program to control traffic on local networks. Among the current offerings software, you can select a couple of products: BWMeter and Tmeter. Features of these programs are similar, but the second option has the advantage of the application is completely free.
To limit the speed of the connection, use the filter on IP address for each machine individually. To search for all IP to assign some filters run Tmeter. In the main window, select the following items: "Configuration" and "Set filter".
Then click "Edit" to perform a full edit of the settings file. Create a new configuration file: to do this, click "Add", navigate to "Settings" and check the box next to the line of "Master-filter". Then check the item "Enable speed limit" and set the desired value, for example, 1 Mbps.
In addition to the value of speed of access to the Internet in this window, there are a number of other options that also allow you to impose a limit on data usage. As an example, is to specify the option "a Specific size of traffic consumed", i.e. when achieving any amount is an automatic blocking of access.
For all the usefulness of this program do not forget about its cons. For example, network administration involves constant monitoring and tracking what is happening on the computers of the entire network. But if the administrator's computer will be faulty or de-energized, the control system will be completely broken. Therefore, many professionals advise to configure it the router and then use special software.