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QoS Packet Scheduler

bluzee

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After getting connected, i rang support because i could only get 18kb/s, turns out that my dial up had an option in my dial up properties called QoS Packet Scheduler! they guided me to uninstall it and that fixed the problem perfectly, but im still worried about what the packet schedular is and if it is an essential part of the dial up and why was it on there in the first place??
 

Pwablo

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QoS PS is installed by default by windows with most network devices. In order for it to work, both ends of the connection require to have it installed and enabled. AFAIK it can use up to 20% of the available bandwidth on the connection and increase processor occupancy just by having it installed.
 
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