View Full Version : Limiting download speed.

19-10-2005, 07:32 PM
When I'm downloading a file that is going at say 30kb/s, it makes browsing very slow, so what I wan't to be able to do is limit the download speed of the file, so that I can still browse at a reasonable speed while having the file slowly chugging along in the background.

Is there any way to do this?

Using Firefox and Jetstream starter.

19-10-2005, 07:40 PM
download managers such as flashget can do that for you
flashget can let you adjust your download speed realtime
so.. you can load a big page or load few pages when download is capped
then let download go fast again when you look around those pages
kinda handy..i do that sometimes

19-10-2005, 07:45 PM
I've used flashget before, didn't know it had that feature, will try it!