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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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VirginMedia 1gig poor performance and disconnects Hub5

hello, I am experiencing significant performance issues with my connection.I had been posting on the forum earlier with no changes to my state and was told to post again as nothing could be done for me...Below information1Gig and my speed test (cable...

GlasCsGo by On our wavelength
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Hub 5 connected no or intermittent internet

I like a bit more information please as to why the HUB 5 is failing so I can chase down reasonable compensation and / or get a contract release on other VM accounts we have before I attempt another disastrous upgrade from 3 to 5 at other properties.B...

Mrzapie by Dialled in
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Resolved! Hub 4 resetting itself

Over the last few weeks my Hub 4 will reset itself periodically, it just goes off and then reboots.  Usually in the evening, it has just done it, about 19:15, very annoying.  Has anyone else suffered with this with a Hub 4?  I am on the full package ...

PB649 by Joining in
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Resolved! Order wifi pods

I upgraded my package a week ago and the new one includes 3 wifi pods. I was advised at the time to wait seven days and then order these through the My Virgin Media app but I cannot find any way to do this either in that app or elsewhere. I note from...

And yet ANOTHER internet outage in CR2

F010694629For goodness sake Virgin - just HOW many more outrages do we have to put up with in CR2 9DQ?? In the past 6 months I can count almost TEN different occasions whereby this post code has had an outrage - this can’t go on. It’s absolutely ridi...

Internet turning off at night

Hi, for the last couple off nights around midnight ish my internet has gone out so tonight I’ve tried turning it off at the wall and even put a pin in the back to reset but now all I have is a blue flashing light on the hub. Any idea what is causing ...

Sifu1 by Joining in
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Packet loss causing constant citrix dropouts

Hi, I am plagued with being constantly disconnected from my work citrix session, some days are worse than others. So I have run a BQM and also set up ping plotter and pointed it at the bbc site just to see if when I had drops I could trace the packet... Screenshot 2023-05-09 at 09-45-27 My Profile thinkbroadband.png
yberman by Joining in
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can someone please explain why we still have a problem with our broadband after over 3 weeks of problems we were told on Sunday that it had been fixed. Last night it started again. Looked at status and says we have a problem in our area (w12). This i...

Db13 by Joining in
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