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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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Internet cutting out

My Internet keeps cutting out ,,like 3 or more times a week. I have phoned to complain and still same problem. Did an online check and says nothing wrong ,,once I had there is a intermittent problem. Asked for a newer hub /box as mine is old ,got tol...

Bailey36 by Joining in
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Resolved! Help with IP address

Hi, after installing hue bridge and 4 new hue bulbs I’m having issues connecting my own tv and laptop to the internet. It seems there an issues with IP addresses and something is interfering with other devices. I was told to get into my hub settings ...

GerryDC by Joining in
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Home scan won’t work with hub5

I’ve had my hub5 for about 5 months now. I can’t get the home scan feature to work on virgin media connect app.It keeps coming back with the screen to say I need to be signed into my Wi-Fi network. I press on again and it just keeps repeating the sam...

MLHerald by Joining in
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Intermittent connection issues

As per the title, for the last few weeks I've been having intermittent connection issues and its starting to take it's toll.My hub says generally says that there is nothing wrong, I reset the hub and its fine for a while, sometimes a day or two, some...

Resolved! Hub 3 dropping connection

Hi, long term VM customer, first time poster.I used to run our Hub 2 in modem mode over the WFH period for some comms kit. Last year we had an upgrade to a new Tivo box and Hub 3, I replicated the swicthing into modem mode, and we would get occasiona...

MikeA3 by Tuning in
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Using a surface pro and mobile phone away from home

Hi all.I use a work surface pro and having have no internet at the office for a while. I sometimes tether either my personal or work mobile but this can be quite a bit unreliable. Is there a way where I can use my home internet for my pro without ins...

Very Slow and intermittent connection

It's been a month our connections are very bad, sometimes 2.5Ghz works fine which we have turned on but its a huge pain, can someone please look into this.The connections keep droppping and sometimes there is no internet access at all.Thanks

Router resetting and ssid error

My router has reset itself 4 times today and it now shows 2 ssid’s one is the normal one and the other one is suffixed by 2.4ghz. When looking at the router settings it show ms the same ssid for both 2.4 and 5 ghz which is the normal one, where’s thi...

swivel by Tuning in
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