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 Post subject: Excessive Internet Data Consumption on Windows 10 Home.
 Post Posted: Tue Dec 12, 2017 1:18 pm 
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Dear Sir,
I have a windows 10 Home Edition laptop with which each time I connect to the Internet, all my Internet
Data quickly get consumed which usually result in a disconnect of my Internet connection session.
Please Sir, apart from turning off windows update that people used to talk about, what are all the necessary steps to take to resolve the Excessive Data Consumption of my Windows 10 Home Edition Laptop.
Thanks.
Olakunle.


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 Post subject: Re: Excessive Internet Data Consumption on Windows 10 Home.
 Post Posted: Tue Dec 12, 2017 5:33 pm 
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First I recommend using Spybot Anti-Beacon to turn off Windows 10 tracking and telemetry. If this doesn't solve your data use problem then you may have other software on the system "phoning home", which isn't good as it might be malware. In that case I'd recommend using GlassWire to track and monitor the connections your PC is making. Let me know what the culprit turns out to be. Scott.


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 Post subject: Re: Excessive Internet Data Consumption on Windows 10 Home.
 Post Posted: Mon Dec 25, 2017 3:32 pm 
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Dear Sir,
The Culprit is Windows 10 Tracking and Telemetry.
After using Spybot Anti-Beacon to turn off Windows 10 tracking and telemetry, the Laptop have stopped consuming Excessive Data. I will also still use GlassWire to track and monitor the connections my PC is making for other possible Malwares. Thank You Sir.
May God give you more Knowledge and Understanding of Personal Computer Hardware and Software.
Then, Please Sir. You promised us that the new Edition of Upgrading and Repairing Windows will happen in Windows 10 Time. Is it Out now? I would like to buy it Sir. Thanks.
Olakunle Olafiranye.


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