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Old December 25th, 2018, 11:29 AM
Ned Seagoon Ned Seagoon is offline
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It would have gone nowhere, data is sent in packets with a message sent back from the receiving device, once a packet is successfully received to the sending device saying that the packet was received OK, send the next packet.

The usual reason for a fail is that data gets corrupted and the process fails. Part packets are just meaningless data and get deleted once the acknowledgement is not correctly received.

The following link explains this in non technical language. Click here
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