How To Block People On WinMax Who Share Nothing

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					Some people seem to think our network is a kind of a store a they just
pick what they want without sharing anything!
(and other considere our net as a schoolyard where one "trade"...


You can help everybody getting rid of them by boycotting them that way:

You "browse" each uploading user.

** If he/she shares more than, say, a hundred files (and NOT in the WinMx
directory only, putting them elsewhere and unshared when entirely
downloaded !!!), OK.
NB: a hundred is not a lot but 1- we don't all have a large HDD and some
files are big 2- when you begin...!
** If not:

You can send a message to him/her to ask why there is no real share, or
not at all, for they can have forgotten to do so: give them a chance! The
first time, I didn't understand that I had to choose the shared files
types, so I shared nothing, unwillingly. Somebody told it to me in a

If no answer and/or still no shared file, you can exclude the selfish
(Thanks to dwhite who gave the modus operandi on the WinMx net)

To block somebody from downloading, add the name to your HOTLIST (right-
click the name then "Add to hotlist") then to your IGNORE list.

You won't receive any messages nor will they enter your queue, during
that session at least.


On the contrary, you can help people who share a lot by starting the
tranfer when they are in your queue, or give a higher bandwith

Prateek Bhuwania Prateek Bhuwania