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Timeouts when connecting to SQL Server since installing SP1 for Windows 7

I just installed SP1 for windows 7 and I have severe performance degradation when connecting to SQL Server 2005 since then. Establishing connection takes more than 30 seconds while it's instantaneous ...
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Fedora slow login using ssh or telnet using ipaddress

HEllo my friends... My fedora 7 server has become very slow in the login phase from ssh or telnet. I just use ip to connect (no dns needs) and when I log locally it's fast as usual. If I ping or ...
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How to set up a second email server?

We have a MDaemon email sevrer hosting in our office in Vietnam using lease line 1.5Mbps. Inside Vietnam, our staff can access email without any problem but in some countries like Australia, HongKong ...
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Weird network/internet problem. Need some input

I'm seeing some weird network problems on one of my machines, and I need some input :) I have a host machine running Windows Server 2008 R2 and the Hyper-V role. I have several guest machines ...
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HTTP transfer speeds start fast then slows to a crawl

We just got a new dedicated 1 gigabit server running IIS. The CPU is 15% or less, the RAM (4 GB total) has 3 GB unused... We are pushing 110 mbits per second... Speeds are really slow.. And, if ...
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Network based on Netgear FVS318 extremely slow

A network I maintain uses an FVS318 as a router, with a separate switch. Communication within the network is slow. Out to the internet is even slower. As it stands there is one patch from the FVS to ...
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Slow internet connection on one of two KVM guests (debian)

My setup: Proxmox on the host machine with vmbr0 bridge for guests and a shorewall firewall Guests (both KVM not openvz): Windows Server '08 Debian lenny I can download a speed test file on the ...
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Stop slowing down fast and verbose operations when using ssh over slow connections

I often copy many files between 2 servers connected via 1GBit ethernet while I am connected via VPN and SSH over DSL. The problem is, that the verbose output (1 line per copied file) which needs to be ...
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Internet connection very slow after Linksys configuration

We have this network setup Server1 - DHCP server, Domain Controller, AD Lease line for Internet connection From lease line to Linksys router (we dont use wireless though) From linksys to Netgear (24 ...
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One workstation gets slow access to the server, but others are fast

I've just setup a machine with Windows Server 2008. It hosts various services, like IIS, POP3, SMTP, Music for Squeezeboxes, VNC. All was working well for the first week or so. One day I needed to ...
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Ubuntu 9.10 Dowload Speed Very Slow

I'm running Ubuntu 9.10 desktop and I'm new to the Linux world, so bear with me. I'm on a corporate network of 3 T1s shared across 50-60 users. I typically get about 300 KB/sec for downloads, but for ...
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mysql connection is slow (5seconds)

After building my webapp on a first boot i create 2 connections to mysql on debian then 1-2 (r/w) for every page after that. The connection consistently take 5.2 seconds to connect. Debian is in a VM ...
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4 - 7 second delay accessing Mysql across the network

our company has recently purchased a new server with the intention of replacing our aging database server. its a full 64bit 2008 enterprise system, i have got the basic server setup and configured ...
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Disk overload and slow server

I monitored my disk on my server because my website is slow. Here is my disk statistic: Read: 0.29 reqs/s Write: 50.19 reqs/s I don't understand why I have 50 requests by second on my disk in ...
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ADSL to T1, Is it worth it for us?

The company I work for has roughly 45-55 simultaneous users (local and remote/VPN) logged in at a given time. We currently subscribe to an ADSL connection but we have been experiencing slower ...
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Windows 7 extremely slow login, exchange performance, printer enumeration, etc

Background: I have a fresh copy of Windows 7 Professional x64 on a Dell Latitude E6500. The laptop has 8GB RAM, 250GB drive, and all Intel peripherals (net/wifi/graphics). All available Windows ...
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Entire home network slows down due to Linksys WRT54GL [closed]

This is the second one I'm trying, so it's either me or something else is up. When I connect any of my LAN devices directly to our cable modem, the speeds are perfect. No latency, no packet loss and ...
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Vista wifi speed issues

I have 3 identical Dell Vostro 200 slim desktop machines running Vista on the same wifi network. One of the machines has developed an issue where its wifi connection is very slow; webpage loading ...
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Measure/track page load times

I have a few employees who only have access to one website. This website they use for absolutely everything they do and they have started to tell me how slow it is as certain parts of the day. At ...
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Artificially cap bandwidth on XP Pro… possible?

I'm looking for a way to artificially cap the bandwidth of my net connection on XP home to say, 1MB, temporarily. I've had a look at the QoS Packet Scheduler with little luck. Any ideas? [Boring ...
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Is it possible to merge multiple internet connections?

I have two internet connections at my place but the faster one is actually unreliable. :( One is a broadband modem connected to PC via ethernet. The other one is a USB modem. I would want to run ...
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Slow Internet connection between India and USA

We have half our team in India and half in San Jose, CA. Two weeks in a row, on Sunday night the team in Noida, India (that is Dehli) cannot reach some sites in the USA. For example they cannot reach ...
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Very slow network connection

At work, we are currently using a Linksys WRT54GL (yeah, i know), running DDWRT v.23. There is about 50 computers plugged into our network, all routed through a Linksys SRW2048 switch. The problem ...
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Unexplained slow gigabit network speeds

Update Ok, I've tried the answers below and nothing has changed. I've identified the chipset in the laptop as the NVIDIA nForce 520. I downloaded the latest Vista x64 drivers for the nForce 520 ...
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Connecting to mysql over TCP hangs for 3 seconds

I have a problem with a newly installed MySQL box: When trying to access the database with multiple clients and a lots of retries, sporadically, connecting takes longer than 3 seconds. I only get ...
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Linux box takes 10 seconds to make a connection

My machine is taking 10 seconds to establish a connection. Once the connection is established, it is up to speed and works correctly. But if I for example ping www.google.com, it takes 5 seconds for ...
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Connection between client machine and home server is slooow

I have a server, dual core, 4GB RAM, running Windows Server 2008 that I use as my main fileserver. Access to it has all of a sudden become really slow. Whether I'm RDP'd or access files remotely via ...
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Throw Away Dial-Up Account

I'm going away on vacation to a location in Canada where highspeed internet access is not readily available. There's been a dial up connection until this year, where it got cancelled to save money as ...
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How can I use the maximum network possibility?

have a server running Windows Server 2003. There are 2 Gigabit-Network cards on the Motherboard. What would be the best way to plug the network cables, so that the data exchange will be optimised. The ...
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Slow network-home-folder use, many spinning beachballs

Xserve with 10.4.11 connected to Xserve RAID via FC. 208GB of 1.82TB available. Xserve connects to HP 2848 Gigabit switch Xserve houses network-home-folders for 14 users. Clients (mac mini - intel ...
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DIR-625 Router - Apple computers slow web browsing

I have a DIR-625 Wireless Router for my home network. We have several PCs connected and all get excellent speeds but for some reason, the 2 Apple notebooks I have connected drag when loading up web ...
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MySql server connection problem

We've recently begun to have some downtime due to our database server (MySql) stops responding/refuses connections. We get the following (a lot) when we monitor with mytop: 5033 unauthent ...
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Mac OS X machines - VERY slow access to Windows shares

I have a handful of mac boxes accessing a share from a remote Windows Server 2003 box over a site-to-site VPN. They are connecting to the share using cifs, authenticating with AD credentials, and ...
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Email delivery is slow between us and counterparty. What can I do to determine root cause?

Emails between us and a specific counterparty are delayed. To give you some idea, we send 10 messages and over 40% arrive with a 20 (or greater) minute delay. We even had two messages arrive in 50 ...
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Slow IE8 Startup

Has anyone else had issues with IE8 taking it's own sweet time starting up and/or hanging? I have a couple of machines on my network that won't start up quickly (like over a minute to load). I've ...
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Determining why file transfers are so slow

I'm trying to transfer large files (3+ gigs each) across the lan. My connection is 100 megabit to the box, with a gigabit backbone. However, when transfering files between servers and from a server to ...
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pop3 caching proxy [closed]

I have a really slow and unreliable internet connection at the office. I also have one email account where many people download mail from the same account without deleting them form the server. (kind ...