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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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Hub status data - understanding network log messages

N Warning: Long, dull, a bit technical. NHaving needed to repeat myself a few times, I thought I'd share my understanding of what you might find in a Hub 3's network log when things go wrong, and what it means.  First of all, this post is based on my...

Andrew-G by Alessandro Volta
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HUB 3 Device history

HiHoping someone can help.We recently went away on holiday and returned to the electricity in the kitchen being off which had defrosted the freezer causing damage. A few different people had keys but all swear that they never used or did anything tha...

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Wifi only reaches 12 feet of router

I live in a small house and the wifi only works properly in the same room as the router. When I called for support the technician told me that the wifi should only work within 12 feet of the router, but every other company I've been with has covered ...

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Resolved! Can DNS servers be changed on super hub 5.0?

Hi all, I'd like to use the Open DNS settings on WiFi with my hub 5 for Internet security [Open DNS block bad actors].For my Ethernet connection, the Apple System Preferences/ Network / Ethernet / Advanced / DNS allow me to set and use the open DNS n...

Resolved! What do these boxes do or are for?

Hi all,I recently moved house and there are a number of these boxes (in the picture below) all over the house. I've got my Virgin Router set up in the kitchen and that works fine but all these boxes look to have been disconnected when the previous ow...


Hub 3 wifi speed to devices intermittent

Hi We have a Hub 3 - volt M250 package with one pod (awaiting delivery of a 2nd). The signal strength is so intermittent and slower than ever before.  I cannot get to speak to a real person!!  I have rest my hub, re connected the virgin connect app, ...

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No Wi-Fi and broken data

Ok so, I’ve having trouble with a deal I’m getting from virgin, I’m supposed to be getting a o2 sim deal of 100gb (unlimited calls/texts too I believe), so far I’ve used half (50gb) and apparently I have reached my monthly limit.On top of that I was ...

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