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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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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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Htb 3 not working in router mode,!

Hi there for a long time now, I’ve had my router and modem mode and I’ve been using an archer TP Link  5400x gaming router. Llast week. My signal dropped down to 0.4 Mbps so I had a technician come out l and he connected and attenuator. Now I cannot ...

leecool by On our wavelength
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incorrect provider this thread has some details.basically my internet provider is showing as BT and my speeds barely reach 40mbpstwitter person asked me to post my problem on here.


Hub 3.0 is dead.

There are no lights on hub. Have checked my power supply and it's providing the correct voltage of 12. Are you authorized to arrange a replacement as I have also lost my landline 

JB2644 by Tuning in
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Resolved! HUB upgrade required ..

Can you advise how you get a replacement hub! we are still on super hub 2 , so about 5 behind the latest. Wasn’t offered anything newer at latest package change.. the signal is terrible, constantly cuts out and the feedback to the tv is unbearable..w...

Pelliott by Tuning in
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VPN on Vigin Media Hub 3 Router?

Im not tech savvy at all so please forgive me for my simple language.I have had DDoS attacks recently from a player on XBOX and im wanting to set up a VPN just for my XBOX.Ive been looking into Nord VPN but I’ve read that Virgin Media Routers do not ...

Goodbye VM and Gig1

It's like this EVERY SINGLE DAY!!!Constant latency spikes which play havoc with my work VPN when working from home three days per week, Youtube, Netflix, Amazon Prime all drop in quality when it happens, and it's a pain when browsing the internet or ...

Gig1_G73 by Just joined
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Hub 4 not displaying logs

Twice in the last couple of weeks, the hub is not displaying the network logs in the router stats on the networking tab and today is totally blank shown here. Is it a fault or what? been 2-3 dropouts earlier today but fine at the moment 3.0 Downstrea...

Hub4 power - UPS ?

Shortly having some electrical work done at my house, so the power will be on and off repeatedly for a couple of days.Is there a (type of?) UPS device I could install to protect against the router going offline - say an hour or two of backup ? Second...

derek765 by Dialled in
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Resolved! WiFi Pods order

My package has been upgraded and was told I would get 3 WiFi pods but no sign so I assume I have to order them somehow, but how?

vannylu by Joining in
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