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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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No broadband service

I have been having issues with my internet service since the 22nd December.  It is constantly flashing either red or green. I can sometimes log into my hub settings and have provided a screenshot. I can not get any information on the up and downstrea...


Hub 5x Modem Mode

Hi all, What’s the deal with modem mode on the hub 5x, is it available or not? My install is due in March and I triple checked with support that I could use my own router, which they confirmed I could in modem mode. However, it appears that they were...

dumit by Joining in
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Internet keeps dropping out every 26mins.

Hi Virgin media,My internet connection keeps dropping out every 26mins. I have check my internet speed and connection using the online check my virgin media service status. Every time it runs a check it tells me my hub needs resetting. I have done th...

Resolved! Smart bulb too far away from router ??

Hi everyone after days of trying to connect my Tcp smart plugs to the hub 5 I managed! (FYI I disabled the 5ghz AND the disabled the smart Wi-Fi function that seems to do the trick) but now I have another problem! one of the bulbs i want to use is ou...

Full WiFi signal but no internet

Hi, I have started having issues lately where if I go upstairs I still have full signal but the internet just goes off then comes back on then goes off again. As though it's buffering.I do a speedtest and when it connects it's full speed.When downsta...

Router Hub 4 Flashing Blue then Flashing Yellow

Hi allI have been using TP Link Deco wifi extenders and have had the Virgin Media Hub 4 in modem mode working fine for the past 2 years.This morning there was no Internet and I carried out the typical troubleshooting of turn of and turn on again and ...

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Engineer failed to resolve intermittent wifi

WiFi cuts out intermittently hundreds of times a day. The engineer attended and checked all the equipment which was fine. He said he had two other call outs very close by and would get a network engineer to come out. That was a week ago. The problems...

Resolved! Internet dropping periodically

Past week my internet has been dropping out frequently / daily .Happens on ethernet as well as on wifi (so its not a wifi issue,  thats a different issue I have had as well )  Ive used thinkbroardband to monitor the past few days,https://www.thinkbro...

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Loss of internet AGAIN…

Yet again and it’s getting more frequent loss of internet in the OL4 area… What’s the point in paying for the best **bleep**… Also while I’m in a rant how do I get a new remote 臘

Gilly1919 by On our wavelength
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