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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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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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Resolved! Black Friday upgrade "deals"

 Hi,Apologies if this is the wrong part of the forum to post this but couldn't really identify the right section. Has anybody looked at the black Friday deals for existing customers and can give me their view on the "deal" I've signed up to.I'm curre...

Wifi booster

Hi I’ve recently joined virgin. The WiFi in one of my bedrooms is really poor. I have used the VM connect app which shows the WiFi is 22 mbps whereas in the other rooms it’s around 137the connect app won’t allow me to order a booster as it’s saying t...

Resolved! VM Hub 3, Eero 6+ and NAS odd behaviour

Since switching from Sky to VM I am having some access issues. My setup as below;Asustor NAS to a 6 port switch (other things are plugged in to it)Switch then runs on a 5m Cat6 cable to the VM router, in port 2Eero 6+ is connected to port 1 on the VM...

Good Wifi6 Router vs Mesh package ?

Hi,I'm upgrading my Virgin Business Fibre Broadband this week and have been looking at options to improve our connections around the house, after putting up with poor powerline socket performance for waaaaay too long.I'll be getting the Hitron Chita ...

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Hub 5 Modem Mode Gone/Not working?

Last week I noticed that our Hub 5 was not in modem mode. I've been using modem mode since installed the Hub 5. When I try to reset modem mode it takes 10 minutes approx to cycle through but when it check it is still in router mode. Hub connected str...

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Resolved! Recovering an unknown email

Alright, here goes without trying to blow my lid. It's almost 5am on the 14th of November. My name is Jamie and I am 22 years old. I'm not a virginmedia account holder, but I live in the home of my grandparents and have since I was a young child. Now...

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Direct Contact for Engineer Department?

I've recently (5 weeks ago) signed up for virgin media and I've had nothing but frustration in trying to get my broadband services set up correctly. Initially, my house did not have a direct virgin media line from the box in the street. As a temporar...

Hub 3 modem mode/setting up tp link router

Apologise if any of these questions are daft but I'm finally taking the plunge to upgrade poor WiFi signal in areas of the house by using another router. If this fails I'm going to have to try a mesh systemI know I need to change the hub 3 to modem m...

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