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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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Wifi - no internet

My wifi is working fine on most of our devices (phone/ tv/ PlayStation etc) but will not connect to some laptops? I am currently watching Netflix so the wifi is working but my laptop just says ‘no internet’. I have restarted the router but that hasn’...

Wifi issues

I live in Preston area and having connection and buffering issues again even though I’m on the Gig1 Volt 

Davidg76 by Just joined
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Slow WiFi speed

Hello. Am on 1G package, but my 2.4GHz WiFi is very slow. Around 30Mbps. 5GHz around 500Mbps.Network is split, channel selection clear, equipment away from interference, have rebooted.Would you mind having a look to see if something is wrong please?T...

Resolved! Slow speed

Hi guys. Never have I been as frustrated as I am now. I recently upgraded to the 500 package but upon doing numerous speed tests I'm literally getting around 110 download and 35.2 upload. What the hell is that all about. All virgin keep saying is ' t...

port 80 blocked

HiI have a SH2ac in Modem Mode and an Asus router. I would like to get a certificate with LetsEncrypt but this needs port 80 to be functioning, and it needs to keep on functioning for certificate renewal. I have a service working and have it sitting ...

daryah by On our wavelength
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Resolved! Hub 3 is running hot and the red light is on

Hi, my the light on my Hub 3 has been changing to red intermittently for the past week or so.  The unit was cool to the touch at first but I've noticed now that it is feeling hot around the top of the unit.  It is not in a hot place and is well venti...

Andy258 by Tuning in
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Resolved! Ordering WiFi pods

Good morning,I have recently become a Volt member, and after running scans via the connect app, I have a couple of rooms that are below the 20mbps. Unfortunately I cannot see a way to then order the WiFi pods. Is that something that can be arranged o...

Wi-Fi Router Jitter

Ive just been reviewing Wi-Fi speed and noted that jitter is 800 and 780Mbps vs 1000Mbps and jitter of 2 to the router. Do I need a new router? It’s only 2 months old. these readings were taken 3 meters from the router. thanks for any input

Constant crashes every morning

Can anyone help, nearly every morning I wake to no Internet,  router says nothing wrong, ie white light but nothing loads and virgin box says no Internet, always says no problem in area on website but its getting virtually every day, this Internet is...