slingbox located in US. Uload there is approx 1.5MBS
remote desktop in UK Download is 20MBS
My brother reports getting over 4500kbps reported throught the software on his desktop in US
In UK the best I have received is 1024kbps
Why the difference?
Question - would using a Proxy Server help at all? if yes what settings should I be inputting?
Take a look at the following link. You'll find the most common reasons for this behavior. Have you tried a different computer/network remotely?