Networking and WiFi
For queries with home networking and all things WiFi
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Forum Posts


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...

WiFi House Attenuation.png
Sephiroth by Alessandro Volta
  • 0 replies
  • 59 kudos

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...

Wifi Spectrum Bad.png Wifi Spectrum Good.png

Broadband drop

I am experiencing regular Internet drops outs almost every day. Here is my networking log from today: 03-08-2023 15:09:30criticalUnicast Maintenance Ranging attempted - No response - Retries exhausted;CM-MAC=**:**:**:**:**:**;CMTS-MAC=**:**:**:**:**:...

posticas by Joining in
  • 28 replies
  • 0 kudos

Whats going on VM,

 TimePriorityDescription27-08-2023 01:10:07criticalStarted Unicast Maintenance Ranging - No Response received - T3 time-out;CM-MAC=**:**:**:**:**:**;CMTS-MAC=**:**:**:**:**:**;CM-QOS=1.1;CM-VER=3.1;27-08-2023 00:09:04warningTCS Partial Service;CM-MAC...

Resolved! Solid Red Power Light on Router

Hello I've had my router for 5 years and it's suddenly got a solid Red light instead of the usual white power light. I've tried turning it off and on again. I've also tried the pinhole reset and it's not making any difference. I've seen other posts o...

Craig14 by Joining in
  • 5 replies
  • 0 kudos

Problems after Relocating the Hub

An engineer came to the house and relocated the Hub to a bedroom. They used an existing cable on our building that is old but they tested and said it should work. But after they left and relocated the hub, The hub worked at first but now shows a Red ...

n_glover by Joining in
  • 13 replies
  • 0 kudos

Network keeps suffering packet loss

For the past few weeks I keep dropping of calls and remote access to my Office fails.I have checked by pinging keep Getting Breaks of upto 20 seconds Making calls hard and losing key points.

Internet light flashing green hub 3

Our hub 3 is online and connected to the wifi however there is no internet. The top wifi light is solid green, the internet connection light (two arrows) is flashing green and the power light is solid green. It has been like this for at least 6 hours...

Hub 5x and Wi-Fi max pod issue

Hi,I received a Wi-Fi pod in the post around a week ago now and I’m having issues connecting it to the hub 5x. All I get is the flashing white light. I have tried all the relevant routes contacting VM asking it to be added my account and synced to my...

Tomxx6 by Joining in
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos