PC-PC data transfer Tags: Laptops Windows 7 Ethernet Card Networking Last response: January 8, 2010 7:27 PM in Networking Share eeter January 8, 2010 4:29:22 AM I have two laptops running windows 7 and hardwired via CAT5e ethernet cable. I am transfering data between them Why am I getting only 20 Mbps transfer rate while I should be getting closer to 1000Mbps????? Wgere is the bottleneck?? Thanks More about : data transfer Anonymous a b D Laptop a b $ Windows 7 January 8, 2010 7:46:03 AM Go to network connections and the NIC, Configure, Advanced and check the speed settings -- usually on Auto, try 100. Do this on both machines. Perhaps turn off anti-virus ? m 0 l sturm January 8, 2010 3:29:43 PM If you want gig connections you need to set it at Auto. You can hard set it to 100 full as a test if you want. Also check in your router and see what they are connecting at. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer eeter January 8, 2010 7:27:54 PM it is already on auto on both. Could it be one of the the Hard drive s?? I suspect my Dell laptop HD I/O speed m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI want to transfer Data from a hard drive but specific Data. How to? Forum SolvedUpgrading SSD, Question about data transfer. Forum SolvedTransfer data from crashed windows98 hard drive Forum SolvedData transfer onto new hard drive. Forum Solved10Gb/s Data Transfer Speed for Samsung 840 EVO 500GB SSD (Question) Forum Solvedmy phone memory was getting full and phone asked me to transfer data to my Sd card..which I clicked on to do, but now I can't Forum SolvedHow To Transfer Product Data? Forum SolvedData transfer 32 bit to 64 bit Forum SolvedIs my data transfer rate slow? Forum SolvedTransfer data between computers via ethernet? Forum SolvedNew PC: Data Transfer Forum Solvedtransfer of data and application programs from XP to Win 7 drive Forum SolvedBest way to transfer data from existing Raid0 to new SSD/HDD setup Forum Solvedhow to transfer backup data from main HDD after boot drive failure to new boot drive Forum Solvedwindows 7 data transfer utility - can I clone the computer hard drive to a backup HD for use in case of HD failure or do I ne Forum Solvedlaptop screen black and want transfer data from old laptop to New laptop..... Forum SolvedTransfer Data between two external Hard Drives Forum SolvedWd Hdd corrupt hard drive data transfer error Forum SolvedWhere can I go to transfer data off of two old hard drives, one a 20gb Maxtor and the other a 40gb WD to USB drives? Forum SolvedNeed to transfer data from 3M DC2000 Mini Tapes. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !