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How to limit bandwidth on a computer?

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Whenever my sister is using her sony craptop, I get unplayable pings in tf2 (400s-500s), even without torrent open. Whenever the craptop is turned off, I get a nice 30 or 40.

Is there a way that I can limit the bandwidth she uses so I can maintain a 30/40 latency when she uses the craptop?
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You need a managed router or switch. There may be some program available but the only way I'm aware of is by using a router or switch that's manageable.
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Do you know what she's doing when she's online?

Like said above you need a managed switch to direct the flow of traffic.

If she's doing something block able like torrenting, or downloading stuff from a certain website you can just block those and when she asks why it doesn't work say you don't know.

When I have family at my house that have bad torrenting habits I block all the default torrent ports and they have no clue how to use different ones
    
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