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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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Internet really slow

My internet is very slow. I’ve only had it a day… it’s saying it’s going to take 1 hour 26 minutes to download a 2GB update on my laptop… my wifi box is also supposed to have a white light on it but it is still orange. 

WiFi nightmare

Hi everyone, first post so please forgive me if I have misunderstood any forum rules etc. I’ve had Virgin Media broadband for several years, currently on M350 package. Until recently, all has been fine, wired and Wi-Fi, all devices, in every room in ...

Wifi pod not connecting after moving DHCP server

Hello, my Wifi pod is not connecting after moving DHCP server to external service.  I've turned off the DHCP service on the Virgin Router (the 1Gb router, Hub 5) as I want to start using my own DNS service.  Being in IT and doing a lot of home traini...

Van Driver

Hi, how do I complain about the following van driver and his inconsiderate parking.He parks on the grass verge and across paths blocking access for me. I am disabled. When he does get parked he takes up 2 parking spaces preventing others including me...

Broadband issues

  hi I’m just wondering if anyone could help me does that look ok I’ve had a lot off bother in the last 7 months had lots off engineers out more than 10 times they have done everything changed outside cables the lot but a still get these messages a g...

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Craig04 by Joining in
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Extremely poor broadband service

Every since Virgin Media 'upgraded' us to the M125 package (previously on the M100 which we had no problems at all with) we have had absolutely horrendous speeds and at times no service at all.Around mid Novemeber 2022 I sent in a complaint regarding...

No WiFi, slow ethernet on only one computer

New account, works perfectly with all of the devices in our home except for my work laptop. When I try to connect to WiFi it just says that it cannot connect to this network. To confirm, all other devices at home work fine, the work laptop also worke...