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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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New Hub 5 - MacBook issue

I’ve just upgraded to Gig1 with a new Hub 5 delivered. Every WiFi device is working correctly but the MacBook Air has a major issue loading any website, once a website is loaded (30s) you can navigate within the website instantly. Everything worked p...

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Resolved! Worst service for 25 years

Right now I'm paying nearly £70 per month for a service that is less reliable than the dial-up modem service I had at the end of the last century.A cost increase of 8% has coincided with a 98% degraded connection.Symptoms: HUB3 red light on permanent...

astarte by Tuning in
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WiFi connected but no internet (on random devices)

Hi, I have a Hub3. Had this issue for a while but it's becoming more frequent and therefore more frustrating.It can affect any device, but usually our phones or laptops. It was for this reason, I had ethernet connection installed upstairs via a split...

Hub4 problems

My Hub4 is giving many problems since a power cut on Friday 1. Will not connect to WiFi Pods.2. Unable to connect to the settings menus in the Hub4.3. Once I change the WiFi name from default VMxxxx I can no longer find it using the VM Connect App.I ...

Connection issues in my area

Why are issues not resolved quickly, checked again as my services are limited, website says should be fixed by Monday, that's 7 days too long in the G69 area??As, when checking on the website I put my mobile number down and I received two calls today...

Resolved! Price increase after moving house

Hi, my initial contract with Virgin Media began in August 2022 for a period of 18 months at total monthly cost of £21 for M100 Fibre broadband, to go up to £44 at month 19. I moved house in July 2023 and a new contract began on this date for £28 with...

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