Solved

my internet connection become very slow because of firewall installed and download also slow. How to make it fast.

Posted on 2009-04-07
6
1,296 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-16
Dear Expert Team,

my internet connection slow because of firewall protected and download also slow. How to make it fast. I have installed Zonealaram Firewall . After Installation of firewall my internet connection became verly slow before that i never feel slow. How to resolve this issue to make it fast. Also suggest me how to check internet connection speed.

Ajit
0
Comment
Question by:AJITPADHY
  • 4
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 14

Accepted Solution

by:
grimkin earned 500 total points
ID: 24086657
Hi,

There's no reason that ZoneAlarm would slow your internet speed but it may slow down your PC - do you have on old PC?

If you have the security suite then all the components running together may be too much for your machine i.e. antivirus, antispam, mail checking etc.

Try turning off one or more of these components to see if it makes a difference. If in doubt, remove the program and reinstall.

You can check your internet access speed using http://www.speedtest.net/
0
 

Author Comment

by:AJITPADHY
ID: 24088480
Dear Grimkin,

apart from above solution is there any other issue with my pc. I have latest model pc with 1 gb ram and 80 gb hard disk out of which only 10 gb memory used.  I dont have components like what u advise i.e anti virus, antispam or mail checking etc. I have tried speedtest.net web site for my internet connection checking it shows following error messgae. Please suggest what to do to overcome this issues.
latency test error. latency test returned an error while trying to read the latency file


Ajit
0
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:grimkin
ID: 24088691
The latency test error is probably due to a server being down - try a different one on the map.

If you think that the problem really is Zonealarm then I would uninstall and reinstall it.
0
Top 6 Sources for Identifying Threat Actor TTPs

Understanding your enemy is essential. These six sources will help you identify the most popular threat actor tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs).

 

Author Comment

by:AJITPADHY
ID: 24089301
ok.

0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:AJITPADHY
ID: 31567450
thanks
0
 

Author Comment

by:AJITPADHY
ID: 24825304
thanks
0

Featured Post

Highfive Gives IT Their Time Back

Highfive is so simple that setting up every meeting room takes just minutes and every employee will be able to start or join a call from any room with ease. Never be called into a meeting just to get it started again. This is how video conferencing should work!

Join & Write a Comment

If you are like regular user of computer nowadays, a good bet that your home computer is on right now, all exposed to world of Internet to be exploited by somebody you do not know and you never will. Internet security issues has been getting worse d…
The DROP (Spamhaus Don't Route Or Peer List) is a small list of IP address ranges that have been stolen or hijacked from their rightful owners. The DROP list is not a DNS based list.  It is designed to be downloaded as a file, with primary intention…
Get a first impression of how PRTG looks and learn how it works.   This video is a short introduction to PRTG, as an initial overview or as a quick start for new PRTG users.
This video demonstrates how to create an example email signature rule for a department in a company using CodeTwo Exchange Rules. The signature will be inserted beneath users' latest emails in conversations and will be displayed in users' Sent Items…

743 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

14 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now