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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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Red light on hub 3.0

Red Light on Hub 3.0 for over a month. Tried resetting but no change. All cables secure. Hub not over heating. Internet connection intermittent and wifi signal often weak.

rsiggee by Joining in
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Wifi pod not received

I recently moved house and the engineer that did my installation told me that I would need at least two pods (I can have up to three for free on my plan) for my house to get better speeds in certain areas. After endless phone calls where I was told I...

llakey7 by Joining in
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Resolved! Range extension

I'm in Brighton & hove, and I am looking for a "Range Extension" that will do me (i live in a flat above a shop) upstairs (where the router is) & downstairs just outside by the front door where I sit. I have had one TP LINK EXTENDER 300 £13.00 But it...

ron101 by On our wavelength
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Hi, I currently have Wi-Fi pods from virgin media, however, I would like to upgrade these to the super pods (the pods with 2 Ethernet ports) can anyone advise how to do this? I’m aware they give a higher throughput. 

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Resolved! Returning Hub 4

Hi, I've received my new Hub5 and am trying to return my Hub4, I received an email with a link for listing local drop off locations, problem is when you click on the link you receive a 404 page error  here is the link i was sent ...

Taliesin by On our wavelength
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Order WiFi Pod's

Hi VM, I have Volt and I've used the App to scan issue's in 3 room's that are struggling with slow WiFi access and would definitely need a WiFi Pod or 3 to help me sort the issue.Regards Tony 

Playstation and Hive

Please help me retain some sanity. I installed a Hive over the weekend. All was great until my Son tried to use his PlayStation. It won't connect to the WiFi. I've used an ethernet cable, which works perfectly. I've tried resetting hub, restoring fac...


Any one else experiencing lots of dropouts today (and other days but not enough to write home about) ?Area 11 ,  post code EH14 ***I am experiencing multiple dropouts today it's really annoying.. Wouldn't be quite so bad if I could phone-up and compl...

Morden SM4 Intermittent Service from 19062023

Had poor service last couple of days but all faults listed on VM only mention the email issue. Anyone else having broadband issues in SW London, particularly SM4. I hope they aren’t conflating the two issues and not realising this is separate. Very h...

Itsaanth by Joining in
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