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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 Media limits download on Steam *tested proof*

Hello Everyone,*I HAVE 1GB CONNECTION*Over the past few months, I have been meticulously tracking download patterns on Steam. I've noticed an interesting and consistent anomaly that I wanted to share with you all.When I perform a Speedtest directly o...

DaddyBoard by On our wavelength
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Red light on Hub 3

Hello,My Hub 3 router has a persistent red light on for a few weeks now and I have been experiencing loss of wifi throughout the day.- I have tried shutting it down from the mains, waiting a few minutes, and then restarting it- It is placed in a well...

sharfah by Tuning in
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Modem mode & virgin pods

Hi all,I've got another thread going about the trouble I've been having with my Hub 3. My query is, if I was to use the Hub 3 in Modem mode, and buy a separate router, would the Virgin Pods still work with it? Or do they only work with the Hubs in ro...

Superhub 5 and port switch new problem

I have a new problem, when I connect my 16 port switch (netgear GS116) some wifi devices no longer will connect to the internet (Xbox being one and my original Alexa dot another, also a laptop). Other devices seem fine and still connect as normal. Di...

Intermittent short disconnections

Since yesterday I have been experiencing some intermittent disconnections whilst using my broadband which I have had np issues with until now. I noticed it as I do a lot of gaming and its noticeable in online games as I get disconnected or my ping ro...

Hub 3 red light

For weeks now my hub 3 has a red light and I'm suffering poor internet, even when in the same room as the hub. It's not hot, not in modem mode and well ventilated. I'm forever seeing if restarting helps, it doesn't and if I log online it just says th...

Ruth_JB by Tuning in
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