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Posted 23 November 2012 - 09:28
Posted 23 November 2012 - 09:37
After upgrading to Windows 8, im facing a very slow download speed. My router and the NIC is working fine because on the same PC I also have Linux. In Linux, everything works fine.
When checking through the task manager, it shows that the system use the full bandwidth 1Mbps even without a download. The process menu doesn't show whats taking much bandwidth. The bitdefender's firewall also shows network activity.
Is there any hidden apps downloading? How to fix this?
Posted 23 November 2012 - 09:42
do you have MS Office with Skydrive sync?
Posted 23 November 2012 - 09:55
Posted 23 November 2012 - 09:56
None Just formatted the system!
I have removed the finance tile and the news tiles
Posted 23 November 2012 - 11:19
How do you turn the updates off? Simply removing the tiles from start, will this work?
The next thing if it still were slow- I would probably do a full Windows update (it is possible the system may be auto-updating in the background) ...
Posted 24 November 2012 - 04:23
Posted 05 December 2012 - 16:28
+1 on this, I had the exact same thing
When I installed Windows 8 it took forever for Windows Update to finish running in the background. It has a lot of updates. I thought something was wrong with my install for a bit, things were so slow.
Posted 05 December 2012 - 17:12