Slow internet after XP SP3 [Solved/Closed]

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Installed SP3 this week and my internet connection (tested using speedtest.net) has dropped from 2.5mbps to 1mbps. Anyone know a quick fix?

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I was into this problem. My internet slowed down like a dial up connection. It was really suck. Then I got a really good tip from a forum site.

Just turn off these services, thru run>services.msc

Automatic Update > right click properties > and disabled
Background Intelligent Transfer service > same as above

Good Luck.

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thanks man it....this is the best answer for me and I try your away and it work.
this is not working on sp3 plz tell another solution
Worked thanks.
Solved my problem instantly. Awesome find. Thanks!
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I experienced the same problem. Did you find a solution?

Greg
uninstall windows xp sp3 go back to sp2
Couldn't figure (since now) what was going wrong with my download speed in XP. I followed these two simple steps and it went from 300kb/sec to 1,5 mb/sec.
I'm really happy when I google a problem and find a answer that really works.
Thank You!!