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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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Resolved! WiFi Booster

Hi, I got my M200 Fibre router installed this weeks and there is no coverage in the upstairs  of my house. I was told when I signed up that I could have a WiFi booster. I’ve tried to order one but I’m going round in circles. How do I order one? Thank...

KD73 by Joining in
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Why does Virgin Media Connect say all is fine in rooms therefore no free WIFI pods required but two different WIFI checkers have 11 or less download. PS Even Virgin Media checkers states 5.8

Packet loss

Hi,I've started experiencing high amounts of packet loss and unstable ping whilst gaming. It hasn't been something i've noticed before so I think it's a fairly recent phenomenon.I have a Super Hub 3 operating in modem mode with an Asus TUF AX5400 rou...

honker by Tuning in
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Red Light on Hub

My hub3 light has been constant red for around 2 months now, even after restarts and being placed in a well ventilated area. It's starting to feel warm so having to switch off when leaving house and at night.I’ve tried to sort it via the help section...

Hough690 by Joining in
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WIFI POD - Why are there no useful instructions

 I have had a pod turn up. It had absolutely nothing by way of instructions on how to set up.I see something that says just plug it in but how do I know its working/doing anythingDoes anyone know how to identify it on the connected devices list on th...

Broadband box fitted to house without permission

On 13.9.22 I came home from work to find Virgin have fitted the brown square box for broadband to the external wall of my house without any sign up to Virgin or permission and ran cables to it under my garden.  I have tried raising this on the phone ...

Shazla70 by Joining in
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Network blocked

I have seen numerous posts on the subject of “network blocked”. Access denied has anyone found a work around?virgin dropped last night. Did the usual, un plug, restart etc. but router stating the network is blocked.  Made an appointment for engineer ...

bungys by Tuning in
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Red light on router

The power light on my hub 3 has turned red. Initially it stopped all internet service, however after a reboot the internet seems to be working again.The light stays red after reboots and unplugging-re plugging in cables, and Wi-Fi can sometimes drop ...

Slower speeds via ethernet

Hello,I recently upgraded from 200mbps to 1Gbps broadband. I had the Hub 3 previously and it was set to modem mode and I had an Archer AX50 attached as the router. I mostly got the advertised speed over the years that I had this package.After upgradi...

msh1980 by Tuning in
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