"Lurch" <myrealname@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> On Sat, 14 Jul 2007 22:08:36 GMT, "'Nel'" <nelftm@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>I've currently got around 40GB of files copying from my PC (XP Pro) to my
>>brother's laptop (Vista Home Premium) running through my Linksys WRT54GS
>>wireless router - Cat5, not wireless.
>>It's currently chugging along at 1.64MB/Sec, has been going now for 2
>>and is reporting another 7 hours to go!
> Ignore the Windows estimation of time, may as well be a random number
>>Is this the going rate for that amount of data? Seems painfully slow to
>>for a hard wire set up!
Even a slow wi-fi connection is likley to be faster than your maximum