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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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Virgin Broadband packet loss

Today my broadband has been really unstable. I've noticed it while gaming. It works to browse internet or watch online video, but when gaming it jutters every 15 seconds or so. I think it is packet loss, i've switched from a TP link to a wired connec...

Virginmedia packet loss to MS sites

Hi,I hope someone can help here.Since Saturday morning (11/11/2023 am) , here in the UK i am getting the screen freeze when i access MS azure portal etc.. when I do pings to specific MS sites - such as i get packet loss, and when I ping...


Resolved! Jitter and packet loss every day for the last few months

I've been having daily jitter and packet loss, I notice it when gaming, having video calls at work and even when just surfing the web, e.g. getting disconnected from chat apps. This is being extremely frustrating.I'm using an ethernet cable and I hav...

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debx1 by Tuning in
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Hub3 not working with red light

I have had problems upon problems with my hub 3.0 for over a year. The connection is slow and can barely connect out of the room that the hub is located in. The main light on the hub has been red for as long as I can remember, however phone calls whe...

Jk_mahay by Joining in
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Resolved! No Internet for over 2 Months..!

Hi.  I'm posting this on behalf of my In-Laws.  They are heavily dependent on internet access from home but have been without a service for over 2 months.  They have been told there is a fault with the 'external connection' but little else and, despi...

Mark273 by Tuning in
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Hub 4 ethernet

I have hub4 with 1gb broadband, recently i have connected my sons pc's and xbox via ethernet, xbox and 1 pc gets over 900mbs but 2nd pc gets less than 250mbs (sometimes less than 50mbs), 4th socket goes to smart tv again less than 50mbs, (not to both...

gbman by On our wavelength
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Old house , poor Wi-Fi at one side of the house

My house is seriously Victorian and has two foot thick walls ; the signal on the right had side, open gable where the hub/router is located, is bang on. The signal on the left hand side is much poorer, both upstairs and big problem, is ...

Spambhoy by On our wavelength
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