Limiting wireless Internet shared with lodgers

Started by dan

I dl the trial version before buying to see how it work, but don't know where to start.

I cant get past the connect screen always getting errors.

I have a dlink wireless 624 secured. I have a border living with me now and he is using my internet. I don't mind him using it but I want to limit his bandwidth, how do I do that.

I downloaded softperfect bandwidth manager but can't get it to work. I can't connect it to start.

How do you suggest I limit his bandwidth?

Thanks in advance
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Re: Limiting wireless Internet shared with lodgers   02 May 2006, 18:30

If he accesses the Internet through a wireless link directly to the DLink access point, then there is no way to limit his bandwidth unless you can install the bandwidth manager on his computer.
sphynxgo

Re: Limiting wireless Internet shared with lodgers   26 July 2006, 20:17

do i need to install the GUI interface or just the sytem service? also what will happen if i installed the GUI interface in his computer? are there any other factors that affect limiting his bandwidth? like firewalls? thanks.

also what rules can be applied in this circumstance?
if 1st pc's ip is 192.168.2.2
2nd pc's ip 192.168.2.3

router ip = 192.168.2.1
also can i use mac address instead of ip address?

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