SG TCP Optimizer

SG TCP Optimizer

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
3.9
out of 100 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    3.0.8
  • Total Downloads:
    721,517
  • Date Added:
    September 17, 2011
  • File Size:
    644KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    907
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 95/98/Me/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/XP SP 2

Editors' Review

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This well-designed program tests and improves your Internet connection speed, but it needs an experienced operator.

SG TCP Optimizer's compact, tabbed interface logically presents all settings and tests. We found SG TCP Optimizer efficient from the moment it quickly opened. The six tabs presented general and advanced settings, a tool to discover your system's largest possible nonfragmented packet, a calculator to figure your RWIN value, a latency test, and a quick Windows Registry editor. If you have no idea what those settings do, this program isn't for you. If you do have some experience, a short tutorial helps you quickly discover and enter the proper Registry settings to improve connection speed.

Settings are easily saved in backup files, making it easy to try different settings and revert if you accidentally slow connection speed. The help file gives basic information, although it's nothing a system administrator doesn't know.

Novices, on the other hand, shouldn't bother with this application. Its many settings, though easily changed, could cause serious system slowdowns if improperly altered. System administrators and advanced users will love this freeware's small size, powerful functions, and helpful tests.

 
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User Reviews
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2 stars

"good product but installs toolbar"

September 20, 2012  |  By toshiba82

 |  Version: SG TCP Optimizer 3.0.8

Pros

it works as far as speeding up internet browsing

Cons

installed a tool bar (called smartbar) after unchecking that box and made my pages just keep loading and loading and had other hicups and cant be found under programs and features to uninstall..had to do a system restore :(

Summary

its a win loose take it at your own risk to download....ended up not liking the other features i did not want on my pc.i hate tool bars and the hicups it had with it !!!!!

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3 stars

"My internet connection was already optimized in WinXP."

January 05, 2012  |  By The_Vanguardian

 |  Version: SG TCP Optimizer 3.0.8

Pros

An extremely small package for the punch it can deliver.

Cons

None at all

Summary

My connection speed is an old low speed DSL no longer offered by Qwest or CenturyLink, 256Kb/s. All the settings were already optimized or wouldn't make a significant difference.

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5 stars

"Absolutely Essential"

November 01, 2011  |  By skycatcher

 |  Version: SG TCP Optimizer 3.0.8

Pros

Many people complain about Slow Internet but never realise that they need to set-up their PC to receive and send at higher speed as well.

Cons

Could do with a in-depth instruction manual for people who don't understand TCP/IP etc.

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5 stars

"Fantastic piece of software!!"

October 14, 2011  |  By Lola_Sapphire

 |  Version: SG TCP Optimizer 3.0.8

Pros

4 x Broadband speed I was getting.

Cons

It has a bit of an advanced technical UI, so if you don't know what your doing, (like me) it could be easy to do something wrong. However, I only ticked the "Optimal" button, and used the slider to say what my Mbps should be, and that was all, it worked an absolute treat, all I seem to do is speed tests.

Summary

A MUST HAVE DOWNLOAD FOR FASTER BROADBAND SPEEDS, A******************
Thanks CNET, keep up the good work.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Speed Guide
Publisher web site http://www.speedguide.net/
Release Date September 17, 2011
Date Added September 17, 2011
Version 3.0.8
Category
Category Communications
Subcategory Dial-up Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 7, Windows 2000, Windows Vista, Windows, Windows 95, Windows Server 2008, Windows XP, Windows Me, Windows XP SP 2, Windows 2003, Windows 98
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 644KB
File Name TCPOptimizer.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 721,517
Downloads Last Week 907
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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