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Download speed problem

I have a large file which has to be downloaded from a user using the
Internet Explorer. The problem is that when someone downloads this file, the
server slows down and the other users can not see the web pages from the
server because there is not available bandwidth. Is there any way to
decrease the download speed of this file by reading pieces of the file and
manually send each piece every 100 milliseconds in order to control the
speed of the download by increasing or decreasing the size of each piece?

Aristotelis
Nov 26 '06 #1
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You could consider bandwidth throttling the site application containing that
file, and only server that type of file from that site. The throttle would
not affect other sites on the server.

I've never had tor esort to it myself, but it might help you.

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/pro....mspx?mfr=true

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"Pitaridis Aristotelis" <pi*******@hotmail.comwrote in message
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>I have a large file which has to be downloaded from a user using the
Internet Explorer. The problem is that when someone downloads this file,
the server slows down and the other users can not see the web pages from
the server because there is not available bandwidth. Is there any way to
decrease the download speed of this file by reading pieces of the file and
manually send each piece every 100 milliseconds in order to control the
speed of the download by increasing or decreasing the size of each piece?

Aristotelis


Nov 26 '06 #2
But I do not want to Decrease the bandwidth for the other web pages of the
domain.

"John Timney (MVP)" <x_****@timney.eclipse.co.uk
news:sM******************************@eclipse.net. uk...
>
You could consider bandwidth throttling the site application containing
that file, and only server that type of file from that site. The throttle
would not affect other sites on the server.

I've never had tor esort to it myself, but it might help you.

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/pro....mspx?mfr=true

--
--
Regards

John Timney (MVP)
VISIT MY WEBSITE:
http://www.johntimney.com
http://www.johntimney.com/blog
"Pitaridis Aristotelis" <pi*******@hotmail.comwrote in message
news:1164525276.346216@athprx04...
>>I have a large file which has to be downloaded from a user using the
Internet Explorer. The problem is that when someone downloads this file,
the server slows down and the other users can not see the web pages from
the server because there is not available bandwidth. Is there any way to
decrease the download speed of this file by reading pieces of the file and
manually send each piece every 100 milliseconds in order to control the
speed of the download by increasing or decreasing the size of each piece?

Aristotelis



Nov 27 '06 #3
You dont - only for that application, so move that problem to another
application and the rest stays as is.

--
--
Regards

John Timney (MVP)
VISIT MY WEBSITE:
http://www.johntimney.com
http://www.johntimney.com/blog
"Pitaridis Aristotelis" <pi*******@hotmail.comwrote in message
news:1164631048.248243@athprx04...
But I do not want to Decrease the bandwidth for the other web pages of the
domain.

"John Timney (MVP)" <x_****@timney.eclipse.co.uk
news:sM******************************@eclipse.net. uk...
>>
You could consider bandwidth throttling the site application containing
that file, and only server that type of file from that site. The
throttle would not affect other sites on the server.

I've never had tor esort to it myself, but it might help you.

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/pro....mspx?mfr=true

--
--
Regards

John Timney (MVP)
VISIT MY WEBSITE:
http://www.johntimney.com
http://www.johntimney.com/blog
"Pitaridis Aristotelis" <pi*******@hotmail.comwrote in message
news:1164525276.346216@athprx04...
>>>I have a large file which has to be downloaded from a user using the
Internet Explorer. The problem is that when someone downloads this file,
the server slows down and the other users can not see the web pages from
the server because there is not available bandwidth. Is there any way to
decrease the download speed of this file by reading pieces of the file
and manually send each piece every 100 milliseconds in order to control
the speed of the download by increasing or decreasing the size of each
piece?

Aristotelis




Nov 27 '06 #4
I know that there is a way to do it. In theory someone can read a file using
streams and retern it to the user. If we change it so that the page return a
portion of a file and delay for some milliseconds and then send an other
portion of the file and keep dooing this until the file have been
downloaded.

My problem is how to do it in ASP.NET.

"John Timney (MVP)" <x_****@timney.eclipse.co.uk
news:L7********************@eclipse.net.uk...
>
You dont - only for that application, so move that problem to another
application and the rest stays as is.

--
--
Regards

John Timney (MVP)
VISIT MY WEBSITE:
http://www.johntimney.com
http://www.johntimney.com/blog
"Pitaridis Aristotelis" <pi*******@hotmail.comwrote in message
news:1164631048.248243@athprx04...
>But I do not want to Decrease the bandwidth for the other web pages of
the domain.

"John Timney (MVP)" <x_****@timney.eclipse.co.uk
news:sM******************************@eclipse.net .uk...
>>>
You could consider bandwidth throttling the site application containing
that file, and only server that type of file from that site. The
throttle would not affect other sites on the server.

I've never had tor esort to it myself, but it might help you.

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/pro....mspx?mfr=true

--
--
Regards

John Timney (MVP)
VISIT MY WEBSITE:
http://www.johntimney.com
http://www.johntimney.com/blog
"Pitaridis Aristotelis" <pi*******@hotmail.comwrote in message
news:1164525276.346216@athprx04...
I have a large file which has to be downloaded from a user using the
Internet Explorer. The problem is that when someone downloads this file,
the server slows down and the other users can not see the web pages from
the server because there is not available bandwidth. Is there any way to
decrease the download speed of this file by reading pieces of the file
and manually send each piece every 100 milliseconds in order to control
the speed of the download by increasing or decreasing the size of each
piece?

Aristotelis




Nov 29 '06 #5
have a read of this, your problem is well covered under the
Response.BinaryWrite and Response.OutputStream.Write section.

http://objectsharp.com/Blogs/bruce/articles/1571.aspx

--
Regards

John Timney (MVP)
VISIT MY WEBSITE:
http://www.johntimney.com
http://www.johntimney.com/blog
"Pitaridis Aristotelis" <pi*******@hotmail.comwrote in message
news:1164698707.174874@athnrd02...
>I know that there is a way to do it. In theory someone can read a file
using streams and retern it to the user. If we change it so that the page
return a portion of a file and delay for some milliseconds and then send an
other portion of the file and keep dooing this until the file have been
downloaded.

My problem is how to do it in ASP.NET.

"John Timney (MVP)" <x_****@timney.eclipse.co.uk
news:L7********************@eclipse.net.uk...
>>
You dont - only for that application, so move that problem to another
application and the rest stays as is.

--
--
Regards

John Timney (MVP)
VISIT MY WEBSITE:
http://www.johntimney.com
http://www.johntimney.com/blog
"Pitaridis Aristotelis" <pi*******@hotmail.comwrote in message
news:1164631048.248243@athprx04...
>>But I do not want to Decrease the bandwidth for the other web pages of
the domain.

"John Timney (MVP)" <x_****@timney.eclipse.co.uk
news:sM******************************@eclipse.ne t.uk...

You could consider bandwidth throttling the site application containing
that file, and only server that type of file from that site. The
throttle would not affect other sites on the server.

I've never had tor esort to it myself, but it might help you.

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/pro....mspx?mfr=true

--
--
Regards

John Timney (MVP)
VISIT MY WEBSITE:
http://www.johntimney.com
http://www.johntimney.com/blog
"Pitaridis Aristotelis" <pi*******@hotmail.comwrote in message
news:1164525276.346216@athprx04...
>I have a large file which has to be downloaded from a user using the
>Internet Explorer. The problem is that when someone downloads this
>file, the server slows down and the other users can not see the web
>pages from the server because there is not available bandwidth. Is
>there any way to decrease the download speed of this file by reading
>pieces of the file and manually send each piece every 100 milliseconds
>in order to control the speed of the download by increasing or
>decreasing the size of each piece?
>
>
>
Aristotelis
>
>




Nov 29 '06 #6

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