I have just moved into a new flat (sharing with the landlord, so not the main account holder) and have noticed that the internet connection is very unstable. There is a consistent level of latency variation, as shown in the Broadband Quality Monitor below (every day looks the same):
The net isn't being used for anything intensive (or at all, really, as the issue can be seen through the entire day on the graph). I have tried restarting the router, connecting with a wire and with multiple devices and the issue persists.
I am wondering if this is potentially a fault in the area, or just the result of overuse (I am living in a large block of flats with multiple connections visible from my room).
If there are any more tests / info that I can do / provide then please let me know as I would like to troubleshoot this as much as possible.
Have you checked the 'Check Service Status' at the top of the page ?
If nothing is showing try phoning 0800 561 0061, this will tell you of more local issues that may be affecting the area. Be aware that it isn't a manned line.
Go round all the accessible co-ax connections and ensure that they are finger tight.
If everything above is OK we need do some more troubleshooting; to start with …
Can you set up a Broadband Quality Monitor (BQM) at thinkbroadband.com - this will give you an insight into what is happening with the signal at the other side of the Hub, it will take a few hours to get any kind of trend showing although you should post the link straight away.
Post a link to your BQM on here.
Instructions for posting BQM Link
Under your BQM graph are two links in red.
Click the lower link (Share Live Graph) then click generate.
Copy the text in the Direct Link box, beware, there may be more text than you can see.
On here click the Link icon (2 links chain to the left of the camera icon)
In the URL box paste the link you copied and in the ‘text to display’ box write My BQM then click OK - you can post the link straight away.
Can you please
Type 192.168.0.1 (192.168.100.1 in Modem mode) into your browser URL bar and press enter.
Hub 2 & 3 When the page appears DO NOT LOG IN but click ‘Check Router Status’.
Hub 4 When the page appears LOG IN then click ‘Check Router Status’.
Copy and paste the contents of the Downstream, Upstream and Network Log tabs onto here, if you get a yellow warning click the Post button again. Use one post for each tab if you wish. Please do not use screen grabs.
20/08/2020 15:04:23 20/08/2020 15:04:23 Critical (3) 82000500 Started Unicast Maintenance Ranging - No Response received - T3 time-out;CM-MAC=**:**:**:**:**:**;CMTS-MAC=**:**:**:**:**:**;CM-QOS=1.1;CM-VER=3.0;