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UNDERSTANDING KEY ASPECTS OF WiFi

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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new up

hi all I've received a new hub after my old one was having problem for some time, I had a hub3 but they've given me a hub 4, speeds are good and wireless aswel, but im experiencing high packet loss, which of course makes gaming not so good, I've been...

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Offered a whopping £2 saving on my package

I've been out of contract for 8 months or so and finally got around to calling Virgin to do the retention/cancellation dance today. I spoke to 4 different agents, and the best offer was £85 a month… I currently pay £87 . The chap said "Oh you should ...

itchel by Joining in
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Massive increase in the monthly bill

Hi I would like to extend the terms with the old tarif like 25 pound/month, because of rising cost living it's impossible for me to continue with 58 pound/month.I can only request to do this, as I am the only earner and my Mrs is a housewife. Financi...

AHusam by Just joined
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No Internet today - dy8 [Outage - F011067187]

Slow Internet this morning so i rebooted and then no Internet connection. Was I  modem mode so I have pin hole reset and still no Internet. No errors in log on hub and nothing in the network log. Just no Internet. Nothing reported on 0800 either     ...

fizz by Fibre optic
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Sudden issue with WiFi pods on PS5

So I have had the Gig1 package since December and 2 wifi pods to help boost it around my house. I have one wifi pod in my room, and run an ethernet cable from the pod to my PS5 console and always got great speed (between 550-650mbps) until 3 days ago...

AndyN89 by On our wavelength
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The pause function on 5x not working

The pause function has never worked properly and now just shows an error. It seems this is a known issue so unable to be acted upon or compensated for.This seems nonsense to me - I’m paying for a service. I moved from BT which had a scheduling featur...

Superhub2 + booster + ethernet

Hi, I’ve experienced my connection dropping intermittently for quite some time which I found really frustrating last week.  I play competitive online bridge and had to keep logging back in whilst playing, apologising to other players for the interrup...

mejaybee by On our wavelength
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More problems

New 360mbps hub 3 connection after moving from BT (Big mistake ???).Hub 3 wifi drops out more often than not, great speex when it works, but just totally unreliable.Just plugged in a pod, but wifi still dropping out more than it is working.Landline -...

Nemosam1 by Joining in
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