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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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Total outage in London N1

Again today a total outage.  Third time this week.  This has been going on for months.  All my smart devices are down and having to tether off my mobile 4G for internet - again.The Virgin Media Service Status page shows "no issues" with broadband, bu...

stannoo by On our wavelength
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Resolved! Network Area Issue

Hello Virgin Media,We have been suffering from an Area Issue since October 2022, the issue still has not been resolved.Why are we paying full price every month for a half functioning service? Please can you explain when this issue is expected to be f...

Resolved! Problems in NW6?

Do you have issues in NW6 at the moment (again!)? The service status checker says no problems with broadband but my router keeps cycling through the startup routine, connects for a couple of minutes, then drops the connection and repeats the process....

chrisobeer by On our wavelength
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Virgin Media Network in a new build estate

Hey, is there anyway to know what network VM have installed in a newsite? They have the same grey street furniture as other areas, but surely in a new development in a major town, they'd go and put FTTP in rather than their Coax? Premise is pre ducte...

Hub 3 - Modem mode stopped working after 2 years

Hi all.A couple of weeks ago the modem mode of my Hub 3 stopped working after 2 years of running without problem. I use the Hub 3 in modem mode with an Asus RT-AC86U connected to it. I use the RT-AC86U along with 2 other RT-AC86U's to provide a Wirel...

Intermittent internet issues crept up back

Hi,as the title suggests I have been experiencing intermittent internet for a while now and would love any guidance or help since it doesn't seem to be a temporary issue that resolves itself. This issue is both present on ethernet and Wi-Fi connectio...

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Theseus by Joining in
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Relocating VM router and extending VM cable

i am having some home renovations done at present and need to relocate my VM router and cable entry point to a first floor location.  How can I arrange this ASAP as my builders are currently on hand to help route the cable underneath the floorboards ...