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    Bandwidth usage.

    This is a discussion on Bandwidth usage. within the General chat forums, part of the Community channel category; I use netmeter to monitor my capped package , i also have my users area where i can also see ...

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      Bandwidth usage.

      I use netmeter to monitor my capped package , i also have my users area where i can also see the info.
      I will be on connect for a while and then on Mid, how do i check my monthly usage?


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      Re: Bandwidth usage.

      Unfortunately, Sky dont have a "users area" where you can monitor how much you use.

      I guess it will have to be Netmeter.

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      Re: Bandwidth usage.

      What happens if you go over your allowance not that i think i ever will ?


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      Re: Bandwidth usage.

      Apparantly, You are supposed to get an Email informing you that you are close to your caps.

      Try a Search on SkyUser, Im sure there have been tons of threads on this.. Or I may have been seeing things.

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      Re: Bandwidth usage.

      OK thanks.

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      Re: Bandwidth usage.

      As far as I am aware nobody has been warned for going over their allowance and until Sky provide some tools so we can all track I can't see how they can anyway.

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      Re: Bandwidth usage.

      I have installed netmeter on the second pc,its good to know they do not enforce the cap strictly especially as there is no official means of checking your bandwidth use.
      I would imagine this will come as the bad apples will use as much as they can even if it ruins it for the rest.

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      Re: Bandwidth usage.

      You do realise that this post is 2 years old don't you?

      Sky now have a usage monitoring facility.

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      Re: Bandwidth usage.

      Quote Originally Posted by Smithy99 View Post
      You do realise that this post is 2 years old don't you?

      Sky now have a usage monitoring facility.
      Are you talking to yourself? The post you responded to was from February 2007.
      Peak usage speed test

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      Re: Bandwidth usage.

      Nope. I have deleted some spammy posts this afternoon.
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