Setting Up Virtual Links (GUI)

  1. Create a Vlink.
    Launch the application with administrator privileges and click Configuration > Vlinks.

    Click Add Vlink to add a new Vlink entry; enter a number between 1 and 255 and click OK.

    Add a Vlink

    Once the Vlink is created, you can name it, activitate it, and set the bandwidth capacity cap. See the table below for details.

    Field Description Values Default
    Vlink Name The Vlink name. This value has no impact on actual bandwidth capping. text string blank
    On Select true to activate the Vlink; select false to deactivate it.
    • true
    • false
    false
    Capacity (kbps) Set the virtual bandwidth cap in Kbps. When you apply the Vlink to a transfer (see below), the transfer's bandwidth is restricted to this value. positive integer in Kbps 50000
  2. Apply a Vlink to a transfer
    You can assign a Vlink to global or user settings. The example below assigns a Vlink to a user's incoming transfer session.

    In the Configuration window, click the Users tab and select the user to whose transfers you want to apply the Vlink. In the right panel, click the Bandwidth tab, select the override box in the Incoming Vlink ID row and select the Vlink to apply from the drop-down menu:

    Assign a Vlink to a user