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How to limit my bandwidth downloads/uploads

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Hi OCN,

My ISP is a UK Uni, and I get a stable 10 Mbps. However, we're limited to 14GB per week. This includes both downloads and uploads, and if I'm to go over 14GB, my connection gets throttled down to 256 kbps. The counter apparently resets every Monday 00.00.

Is there any freeware which would monitor and limit my download/upload amount?

Edit: I don't have an extermal router, it's just the Ethernet cable plugged right into the rig.
Edited by Liquoid - 1/26/11 at 10:16am
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http://bandwidthcontroller.com/trafficShaperXp.html

I have read a few places it works great on windows 7, you can give it a try.
 
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