Tag: BITS

Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) Registry Keys

Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) Registry Keys

Modifying the background intelligent transfer service using the Windows registry

The below keys control BITS, you may come across a time to change these values for testing.

Set-ItemProperty -path HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\BITS\ -Name EnableBitsMaxBandwidth -Value 0

Set-ItemProperty -path HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\BITS\ -Name MaxBandwidthValidFrom -Value 0
Set-ItemProperty -path HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\BITS\ -Name MaxBandwidthValidTo -Value 0
Set-ItemProperty -path HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\BITS\ -Name MaxTransferRateOffSchedule -Value 0
Set-ItemProperty -path HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\BITS\ -Name MaxTransferRateOnSchedule -Value 0