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Download speed after last update

After the last update I noticed that my download speed is very slow. Right now it's around 15MB/s and used to be around 100MB/s. The problem is only with wifi. There was a bug report somewhere in 2020 ...
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Ubuntu Network Speed issue

I am new to the Ubuntu operating system (20.04 LTS) and I have no knowledge of ubuntu whatsoever. Last week I started my first job and received the laptop HP Probook 440 g8 with Ubuntu operating ...
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Youtube-dl download speed

My script backs up certain video channels. Mostly the download speed is fine... but sometimes a video gets downloaded very slowly... and I have the option of either waiting for many hours until the ...
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How do I improve the graphics for videos and 3D uses?

How do I improve the graphics for videos and 3D uses? I want to do it with software, and I'm hoping there's a way to increase graphics without compromising performance, or even making it better. ...
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Extreme slow internet connection on Ubuntu Server

My ubuntu server is connected with ethernet cable to the same router as my pc but doesn't nearly get the same speed. I have around 40mbit/s on my pc but my ubuntu server only gets 0.3mbit/s. They have ...
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Static IP with Netplan causes slow internet speed (Ubuntu Server 20.04)

I'm having an issue with internet speed when I set up a Static IP with Netplan in Ubuntu Server 20.04. I'm using a Dell PowerEdge R710, with no wifi card, so all solutions that I found in the forum ...
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Running Zoom slows down network speed considerably

My Speedtest results are typically ~100mbs download and upload. However, every time I run Zoom meetings, the video and audio break/lag and I'm warned with the "Your Internet Connection is ...
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Experiencing slow internet speed on my Ubuntu 18.04

I have dual boot Ubuntu 18.04 and windows 10 in my laptop with mobile hotspot internet connection. I am experiencing slow internet speed on both Ubuntu 18.04 and windows 10 as well. Likewise, if on ...
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I am trying to upgrade from the command line my ubuntu to 20.04

I have gone thru all the steps but I can't seem to download some archives. Unable to fetch some archives". I have changed server, run --fix-missing ..still won't download the "Plasma&...
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Why is broadband so slow

I have a new Lenovo laptop running ubuntu. My old Windows 7 laptop gives me download speeds up to 65 mbs download on my virgin wifi. My new Ubuntu laptop gives me 4 mbs download at best and 3.5 mbs ...
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Internet instability with Ubuntu 20.04

For a few days now, my internet speed after setting dual-boot with Win10 and Ubuntu has been very unstable. My speed will do from 90mbps to 1mbps regularly. I've done some reading and tried a few ...
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Centrino Wireless-N 1000 BGN | Getting internet speed 13.5 Mb/s (connected to 270 Mb/s)

Problem Internet speed (wireless connection) on my PC is extremely poor whereas other devices (like cell phone, ipad etc.) using the same network works fine. Solutions tried so far but no luck ...
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Slow internet with ubuntu 20.04

I asked before about issues with my internet connection after upgrading to ubuntu 20.04 [https://askubuntu.com/questions/1318463/no-internet-connection-since-upgrading-from-lts-18-04-to-lts-20-04/...
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Download utility with dynamic bandwidth control

I am looking for a CLI download tool that can change the bandwidth limit during downloading. Most CLI download tools I know can set a bandwidth limit, but the limit can not be changed during ...
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increase download speed

I have subscribed to a service that claims providing 100mbps. Speedtest shows between 80-90mbps, which is OK for me; however when I want to download a file in firefox which shows 1mbps, or steam which ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 : Wifi speed drops automatically

i have been suffering from this ever since I upgraded to my new ISP. Whenever I start my Linux, wifi speeds stay strong(60Mbps-70Mbps range). But after roughly an hour of usage, the speeds drp to 1-...
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Download speed decreasing slowly before stop

I think it's a problem with my distro. Each download (wget, chrome or anything except uGet) slowly decreases its speed. I don't know what to do, I needed to install a snap package and it stops at ...
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Remote connection to my server is very slow

I entered the world of self-hosting last week: I installed Ubuntu Server 20.04 on an old PC, installed Nextcloud on it and tried to use it as a “Google Drive alternative”. I configured it properly so ...
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Wifi internet speed issue Ubuntu 20.04

I am using ubuntu 20.04 with windows on dual boot, my router is of 2.4GHz and its set to support all protocols ( b/g/n) but whenever i do speedtest on my mobile phone or when i visit windows10 they ...
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Downlaod speed with apt-get is very slow in Ubuntu 18.04 (1kb/s)

I'm not sure what's the problem. Internet speed 50Mbps while apt speed is 1k/s. I tried many servers with the same result. Could it be the storage space of boot section? (it report sometime that it's ...
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Why download speed is limited in firefox and chromium? [duplicate]

In chromium and firefox download speed is about 2.0 Mbits/s, but the speed test in those is about 170-200 Mbits/s. ~$ speedtest Download: 178.12 Mbit/s Testing upload speed................................
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Download speed slow unless moving mouse

I have a dual booted HP with windows and ubuntu on a wired connection. On Ubuntu 20.04, my download speeds are incredibly slow (500Kb/s) but my internet speed according to speedtest.net is about 800Gb/...
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Is it possible to perform speed test with any Ubuntu server? [duplicate]

I have a home server with Ubuntu and I want to measure download and upload speed in my LAN. Is there any program for Ubuntu that will help me do this?
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Slow WiFi (atheros QCA9377) speed on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

After I upgrade from 18.04LTS to 20.04LTS my wifi speed droped with 90% from ~400Mb to ~40Mb/sec. Even with the live usb I have obtained the same results. I have checked if the ath10k driver is ...
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How can I set the speed for every person who visits my site and download from it?

I installed ubuntu18 server and uploaded my own site ... How can I set the speed for every person who visits my site and download from it ???
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Why does my Network shows different speed in a Terminal and in the Browser?

I have seen this question: Slow download speed in terminal and this one Different download speeds in Ifstat and Chrome and they are old, referring a different version of my current OS and/or ...
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How can I allow my computer to use more bandwidth?

So I've been trying many things to make get my computer (Ubuntu 16.04) to use more bandwidth. When I go into my WiFi connection information I can see the speed is 144Mb/s but when downloading ...
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Bonding / Link aggregation / NIC teaming for faster transfer

I am working on a home server and want to utilize more than one 1Gb connection to my servers, to make for instance 4Gb connection with 4 cables. My question is how to achieve this with Ubuntu server ...
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Problem with internet speed checking with speedtest --simple

Long story short. I had Ubuntu 18 on my system. I installed sudo apt install speedtest-cli to track internet speeds. I have a log copied from the terminal of the output on various days. Download: ...
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Very Slow Download speed in terminal [closed]

The download speed in Terminal is very slow. about 40kBytes. But the speed in the browser works fine I have chosen the best server but I still get the problem by the way loot at the output of ...
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Top Ubuntu Download Manager with bandwidth limiter and [closed]

I need to have some limitation on file downloading because of my low is speed downloading, so I installed your Get into my Ubuntu, which has a bandwidth limitation, but my problem is the agent doesn't ...
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Slow internet cable speed on Ubuntu 18.04

When I take a speed test, I get 80 mb/s, when I try download something, I only get about 5 mb/s. I saw a lot of questions about wifi but none about ethernet.
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Download Speed Rate Drops to 0 kb/s after 2 seconds!

this is ridiculous but my download speed drops to 0 kb/s after downloading about 200KB of a file... I've tested my network with other devices and it's fine but I still can't download with my laptop. ...
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Installing Snaps in China is too slow

When I try to install anything using snap, I found out that the download speed is very slow. As shown in the screenshot, it is about 20 kb/s: How can I install a snap fast?
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Download Speed on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I'm relatively new to Linux and am running a HP Proliant G6 ML350 server, for Plex, Sonarr and Radarr. Connected via LAN. I have an issue with download speed, it appears like the speed is being ...
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XPS13 9370 wifi upload speed seems slow ? (ath10k, ubuntu 18.04)

While playing with my wifi, I notice something: if I download a file from my NAS to my XPS13, wifi speed seems good (like 20MB/s) If I upload from laptop to NAS, it's reduce to ~1MB/s I tested 2 ...
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Problem with pppoe connection (Ubuntu 18.04)!

I'm having a problem with pppoe connection, the modem is connected directly to the computer(without the router), i use pppoeconf to connect, but when i connect the speed is much slower that it should ...
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My WiFi speed stuck at 1Mb/s

so I read multiple threads about this problem and my rate is limited to 1Mb/s (or that is what iwconfig tells me.) Here is my output of iwconfig: lo no wireless extensions. ...
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How is the speed of a bridge set?

I have a bridge (created via systemd-networkd) which links a few physical interfaces. All of the interfaces are 1 Gbps, except one which is 100 Mbps. The problem: it looks like (from local iperf3 ...
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Incredibly bad upload speed towards my IP only

I'm running a VDS (Virtual Dedicated Server) on Ubuntu 16.04. I'm experiencing a very bizarre issue with uploading. Let me try to explain, by using a "map". VDS --> My Local PC = Upload speed is ...
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How to slow down internet connection?

I have a very large download to perform which is low priority. Can I throttle back the networking speed of my Ubuntu 18.10 so this download does not bog down my connection which is shared with other ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 internet speed meter or monitor

I tried searching everywhere, but I wasn't able to find a taskbar Internet speed monitor or meter for Ubuntu 18.04. Is there a way to get one?
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iperf3 shows that udp with set bandwidth is still x2 slower than tcp

I opened iperf3 server on host 192.168.1.105: iperf3 -sV Then client on TCP on same host: iperf3 -c 192.168.1.105 -4b 10G -P 2 -n 10G -w 1M Results are: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -...
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Why can't I get 1 gig download from Fios?

I have Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on an Acer Aspire AXC-603 UB17 (w/ "built-in 10/100/1000 Gigabit ethernet LAN"), w/ cat5e cable from the Verizon modem to my pc. Verizon installed their fiber optic cable and ...
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Slow WIFI network connection on Lubuntu

I just installed Lubuntu 17.10 as my main OS, in the past I used Windows 7 and Ubuntu 16.04. The only problem is that my wireless connection is very slow, it take ages to load a webpage/youtube video ...
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How can I identify what is causing my laptop to lag?

I got a HP dv7-1133cl with some terrible Windows issues (black screen shortly after starting) and so I installed Ubuntu 16.04 as a learning experience as well as to have my own personal laptop. It ...
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Ubuntu Can't Run Speed Test

I have a very weird problem. My internet appears to be working just fine, I can access web pages and ping Google.com (14ms), but I can't run speed tests. I was wondering about speed, so I googled ...
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Very low internet speed on Ubuntu 16.04

I have tried many solutions on online forums for this, but none helped. Under the same WiFi network, my mobile phone and other laptops running windows or Ubuntu get a speed of around 4mbps(...
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Extremely low downloading speed on ubuntu but good on windows

I have shifted from windows to ubuntu 17.04. I'm getting very low downloading speed on ubuntu. browsing speed is good but downloading is very slow max upto 10KB/s. While on windows it is 100-180 KB/s....
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internet very slow speedtest fails with socket errors

We changed ISP's recently, & I notice that the ubuntu computer is having a lot of difficulty now with the internet. It frequenly hangs in the middle of a download. When I visit speedtest.net on a ...