3 hours is needed to transfer a 500MB video using wireless lan?

Discussion in 'macOS' started by adrianlwk2004, Mar 28, 2008.

  1. adrianlwk2004 macrumors newbie

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    When I shared a 500 MB video between my macs through wireless lan today, it took me around 3 horus to get it done. I'm sure the router setting is fine because i was still able to transfer a 2xx MB file within 10mins yesterday.
    Anyone of you have experienced such problem?:confused:
     
  2. applefan69 macrumors 6502a

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    Well, there is a chance that there was something disrupting your wireless signal. Such as a microwave, or I've heard of radios. Or Wireless phones, even cell phones. All these things can cause a disruption and cause cause slow wireless data transfer.

    My advice for the future is whenever your transfering large files I suggest you find an old ehternet cable, and connect your computers, and transfer the files via that.
     

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