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UNDERSTANDING KEY ASPECTS OF WiFi WiFi is a somewhat notorious, though essential commodity. In many cases, when its behaviour does not meet the user’s perception of the claims made by the ISP (e.g. Virgin Media), the blame is quickly heaped on the IS...

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Sephiroth by Alessandro Volta
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Getting a better Wireless Network Signal

Seeing so many posts about Good, Bad & ugly Wifi, I thought I would post some suggestions for people out there.   There are definitely good, midrange & poor routers with quite variable performance wifi.  Never expect a mass market product to be the b...

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Wifi on hub 4 not working

Sorry to trouble you but I have a problem with the Wi-Fi on the Virgin hub 4 I have the 1GB  version now it was fine I had the ssid showing in my connections on the pc with both Wi-Fi connection there no problems until last when the daughter said she...

lewi1968 by Tuning in
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WiFi Pods

Just had Virgin installed 4 days ago and tested the Wifi with the Connect app. 5 rooms in my house either have no coverage or less than 20Mb/s  (0-13). The connect app doesn't point me in the direction of being able to order anything to improve this....

Resolved! Faulty wi fi pods

I have 3 wi fi pods which were working perfectly before a power outage. For over a week now they have been blinking a white light. I tried several things that were recommended online before ringing Virgin. During a lengthy phone call the pleasant cha...

webbc by On our wavelength
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Hun 5 green flashing light

I had the hub 5 installed yesterday. This morning at just before midday it turned off and back on and has had a green flashing light since then. It’s now 8:29pm. I’ve turned it off and on Ive done a pin reset and it is still flashing. That is 8 hours...

gillhoose by On our wavelength
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Utterly Useless Broadband

Over the past month, VM had the rude cheek to increase my bill by £20 and yet in the same space of time, my road has had THREE Broadband faults which CLEARLY have not been fixed properly. 17th Feb’22 - Fault Ref: 010447776Today, 1st March - Fault Ref...

Red light on hub

 My white hub is showing a red power light instead of the usual white power light. This happened a few days ago. It is solid red but the hub is not overheating. It is kept in a ventilated area but it’s becoming common for it to drop out in wifi on al...

Faz81 by Joining in
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Connected Without Internet Hub 4

So from 3am this morning none of our devices has Internet, even those connected through ethernet. All devices say connected without internet. There are no lights on the hub and the hub has been restarted and reset and still nothing. I've just upgrade...

Lilam691 by Joining in
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New hub 5 won't connect to wifi printer

Recently upgraded to a hub 5 and now my Canon Pixma MG5250 wifi printer can't connect to hub 5. The printer connects to the access point ok as per setting it up but when I run the install on my laptop again it never finds it. Things I have tried are ...

Re: VM Hub 3 and Asus XT8

Sorry, I know this is a really old thread, but following the instructions in this post by legacy1 fixed my troubles right away!I currently have Gig1 with a Superhub 5, and was trying to get an Asus GT-AX11000 router to work with it in Modem mode, and...