Forum discussion tagged with Comcast.
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    Question Months of Packet Loss & Jitter Problems

    About 2 months ago I started experiencing pretty bad packet loss, on and off every few hours. 2-8 hours of stability, 2-8 hours of ~2% packet loss peaking in and out, repeat. About 2-3 weeks ago instant jitter also started becoming an issue, peaking out around 100ms. In the two months since...
  2. HellboP

    [SOLVED] Mysterious Cable Internet Interruptions, Cable TV Not Affected

    Hey all. HellboP here again with another vague technical question. My parents have been complaining about internet outages at their house for the past few months. I've checked some of the most obvious things and tried the usual amateur trouble shooting tricks to no avail. I've even called...
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    [SOLVED] Ping/latency spikes seemingly out of nowhere on ethernet

    Hello, around January 1st, I have noticed during online gaming sessions that I would occasionally, and sometimes frequently, get ping spikes for a few seconds when before going back to normal. For example, in League of Legends, I would get around 17ms-18ms at all times, while now it fluctuates...
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    Question Extender only connects to some devices

    Hi guys, I’ve been trying to find an answer to my problem for days and haven’t had any luck! Here’s my setup: Main modem/router is an Xfinity gateway, model TG3482G, in the living room. Wifi extender is a Netgear EX6200, in the bathroom between the living room and bedroom. I have an HP laptop...
  5. smithadamtries

    [SOLVED] [Comcast] Planning to Upgrade From Arris Surfboard SB8200 to SB8300, Is it worth it?

    I'm having an Arris Surfboard SB8200, but I recently noticed that the SB8300 is available. I love the way SB8200 works with my current setup, but I'm about to set an home office and shall be using Comcast Xfinity's Business Internet Plan. I was recently searching for good quality modems on...
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    [SOLVED] Powerline extenders dangerous to broadband modem... is this real?

    I'm currently using a pair of 300 Mbps powerline adapters for one computer in my house. I've purchased a pair of 2000 Mbps adapters which I hope will improve my bandwidth. They're supposed to be delivered on Saturday. Today we had an Internet outage, and we had to contact Comcast to get service...
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    [SOLVED] How to improve Wifi ; apparently we bought 3 defective routers in one week. Please help.

    Our Devices Router (3rd this week): Linksys AC2200 MU-MIMO Tri-band Modem (1 week old): Arris SB6190 Home-built PC: OS: Windows 10 version 10.0.18362 Build 18362 PC Wifi adapter (brand new): Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 (A7000), driver version 1030.25.701.2017 Motherboard: Gigabyte B75M-D3H Power...
  8. lucifer kobiashi

    Question new pc build throttling wifi

    i built a new pc 2 days ago and everything was fine till i tried to download a game and it was taking forever so i ran and and im getting 16mbs and than ran it on my phone and got 250mbs which is my plan i have all drivers installed and up to date im using windows 10 64bit PLEASE...
  9. Dcopymope

    Question Question about the firewall that comes with your modem

    Can the firewalls on the modems provided to us by the various service providers perform deep packet inspection or can it only do stateful packet inspections? :unsure:
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    Question Internet speed slowing through router

    I have Comcast 600mbps speed, Netgear Nighthawk X4S R7800 Router and Netgear CM1000 Modem which are all at least using CAT5e ethernet cables. When I direct connect my PC to the modem I get around 700mbps but once I connect it to the router I'm only getting around 110mbps with 15ping. My WiFi...
  11. NightHawkRMX

    [SOLVED] What gateway to buy?

    Hello. I am looking to eliminate the monthly "modem rental" fee from my homes Comcast bill. I have minimal knowledge with networking (to put it plainly) so I need some assistance. I need help deciding what wireless gateway or modem+router combo to buy. What I need (priorities from greatest to...
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    [SOLVED] QoS on xFinity/Comcast Router/Modem

    I have xFinity/Comcast as my ISP. So far we use their modem/router. It's an Arris TG1682G. From time to time, and more frequently in the last 3 weeks or so, the internet will cutout for a few minutes to maybe an hour at a time. Sometimes I'll reset the router with the button on the back...
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    Question Can't Connect to Modem After Factory Reset

    I had been having problems with slow internet on my connection for awhile now and a support member at Arris instructed me to factory reset my Arris Surfboard 8200. After performing this, no matter what device I directly plug into it, I can not get any internet. My PC tells me that it can not...
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    umax astra 5600 driver

    sir i want umax astra 5600 scanner driver for window 7 and how to install
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    Programs on laptop crash when using dedicated graphics card, only integrated works

    Hey guys im having a bit of a problem with my laptops dedicated graphics card and i cant seem to find a solution anywhere. The laptop is an Asus FX53V with an Nvidia GTX 1050Ti graphics card, as well as an integrated Intel 630. The operating system is Windows 10 version 1803. About a month ago...
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    Usage at 0% for GPU, 100% for CPU, 50% for RAM during gaming

    Build: CPU: Intel - Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor CPU Cooler: Corsair - H100i 77.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler Motherboard: MSI - Z87 MPOWER ATX LGA1150 Motherboard Memory: Kingston - HyperX Fury Black 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory Storage: Samsung - 250GB 2.5" Solid State Drive...
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    New gaming laptop

    Hi guys, because of my new job where I have to travel a lot, I decided to sell my desktop to buy a new gaming laptop. The only 2 games I play are World of Warcraft and LoL. I need your help because I have no idea how to spend my money. Budget 1800 euro, and I will buy online, therefore EU...
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    My monitor and peripherals won't recognise my new PC

    My monitor and peripherals won't recognise my PC My PC turns on fine, the fans all turn (even on the GPU), the geb. Lights on my RAM all turn on, my liquid cooler turns on, but the monitor just reads no signal. My mouse and keyboard also don't light up, but they do when you plug them into a...
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    Gammaax GT vs Msi Froze L vs Deepcool Maelstrom 120t AIO

    which is the best of 3...right now im using Deepcool 120t AIO i have seen the review of msi froze L which has very good temps that is 1c greater to H80i which is very impressive. so is it better than my AIO? upgrading to any of these two will be a good idea?
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    New Pc having Bsod notcompatible ram

    i bought OS-Window 10 Home CPU-AMD RYZEN 5 1400 Quad-Core Processor Motherboard-MSI B350M PRO-VD PLUS RAM-16GB G.Skill Aegis DDR4-2400 one stick* This ram is not compatible with amd. Graphic-GTX 1060 Gigabyte Mini ITX OC 3G PSU-Gigabyte PB 500W SSD-GALAX TA1D0120A 120GB HDD-WD Blue 1TB Desktop...
  21. K

    CPU suggestions for modern JS programming?

    I work on a large Angular 5/Typescript project using Node/Webpack/etc. My code base is 150,000 lines after 5 months of development, it has quite a number of vendor libraries as these types of apps usually do, and it's growing all of the time. Performing an AOT build takes about 2.5 minutes...
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    I have a Rowe Ami wall mount jukebox frim the 90s. Can I make Bluetooth compatible?

    Looking to make 90s rowe jukebox Bluetooth compatible?
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    What's the best diagnosis you can find for BlueScreens? Help please!

    Hello community. Recently I've been having a lot of issues with my PC, in fact I had to buy a new one because I didn't have the time or energies to fix it myself. It's been more likely just constant shutdowns and BlueScreens without any weird hot temperatures and stuff... I formatted my PC...
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    GPU Fans not Running causing crashes

    Specs Windows 10 i5-4670 CPU CX600 Power Supply R9 270x Z87-G41 PC Mate(MS-7850) As stated my GPU fans do not start on launch, nor do they start spinning when gpu reaches high temps. I noticed this problem when my computer crashed - after rebooting the gpu was still very hot and I noticed that...
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    Microsoft Windows 10 Creators Update: What's New And How To Get It

    Microsoft has officially released the second major update to Windows 10, the Creators Update. Here's what's inside and how to get it. Microsoft Windows 10 Creators Update: What's New And How To Get It : Read more
  26. Ed Vest

    Thermaltake Core p3 airflow and dust

    So i bought this case and un wondering how are the temperatures un ir, since its an open design i think they wont be bad. Also, what about the dust?
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    Will my motherboard bottleneck the system?

    I recently received the GIGABYTE G1 Sniper B7 as a gift. I will be building it with the following components: i5-6600k MSI GTX 1070 FE Corsair Vengeance LPX 32gb I understand that the motherboard would not allow me to overclock, but I am using this motherboard temporarily until I have saved...
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    Im so confused re gaming build

    Hi all. Ive been creating a new gaming pc in my head and on pcpartpicker for two weeks now. Im so confused as to what the best setup for me is. I thought I had it sorted With an i5 6500 then saw min req on battlefield 1 is 6600k so now ive decided screw it just go with an i7 and future proof...
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    Can i run csgo with this pc?

    Can i run Counter Strike:Global Offensive with this pc? CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo E4600 Graphics: GMA 3100 RAM : 1GB (DDR2) OS : Windows XP
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    NH-D15 case compatibility

    So I'm looking at a CPU cooler upgrade for silence and overclocking. The only one which I found which fits my criteria of silent dual tower CPU heatsink(apart from the Dark rock pro 3, which is too expensive where I'm from). Now to the question, my case is a NZXT source 210 (isn't the best, but...
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    FX8350+GTX 1060 6gb= CSGO god pc?

    Hello i have a FX8350 processor and the only game i play is CSGO will the GTX 1060 be fine just running that game? i will also be upgrading my processor and mobo to i7 6700k in half a year or so
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    (Advice) My New comp Specs - What are ou think?

    Hi It will be my new comp, whay you think about my choose? CPU = AMD A10 7890K MotherBoard = MSi A88XM-E35 Memory = Kingstone HyperX Fury 16GB CPU Cooler = Thermaltake Water 3.0 Ultimate Case = NZXT Phantom 630 Power supply = Seasonic X-SERIES 650W PCIE Card - Gigabyte 770 OC DDR5 4GB...
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    welcome to windows 10! screen stuck

    my desktop pc just stops at this screen and wont show a cursor or recognize my keyboard so i cant even click the next button so i am effectively locked out of my computer.
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    Computer turns on and off

    I built my 4th Computer today I tried resetting the cmos it didn't work but the computer turns on lights up after about 10 or 15 seconds it turns off. Specs Intel pentium g4400 16gb ddr4 evga 750w corsair power supply Gigabyte z170 mobo Mai r7 370 4gb P.S If I don't have to buy a new...
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    970 sli for 1440p or 1080p?

    Hi all, I'm having a problem deciding which is best to get. I recently bought another 970 as it was rather cheap, so I'm now running them both in SLI. I currently have a 1920 x 1080p 27" monitor and easily reach 180 FPS on Battlefield 4 with everything maxed out. Shall I get a 1440p monitor...
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    Will my old build rig i7 970 3.2ghz bottleneck gtx 1080 or gtx 1070 ???

    my rig is 5 yrs old, i have an asus rampage 3 black edition with 12 1600 ram. i'm planning on upgrading my vc... does gtx 1080 or gtx 1070 will be bottleneck with my old specs? thanks in adv
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    GTX 750 TI vs R9 270x?

    Ram: 8GB ddr3 1333mhz. Cpu: core 2 quad q9400. PSU: cooler master 500w b500 v2. 1280x1024 or lower résolution gamer. Which one is better, GTX 750 TI or R9 270x?
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    Motherboard for i3 6100

    Hello everyone ! I consider to buy a budget pc with components : i3 6100,palit gtx 750,G.SKILL 2x8 RipjawsX 1600.The other ones i already have.So i wanted to buy ASROCK-Z97-PRO3 MOBO,but in their main pages is wrote that it's not supporting i3 6100 CPU.I want that MOBO because is a new one and...
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    When and what should be my next upgrade?

    good day sirs! So I recently just bought and built this rig a month ago i3 4170 h81m-ds2 msi gtx 750 ti 2gb oc Apatop (2x4gb) ram 1600mhz an old 500w psu I am asking how long will this build be able to play games at 720p in the future? Lastly, when should I upgrade and what should I upgrade...
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    biostar N68SB-M3S Splash screen.

    hey there, for the life of me I cannot figure out how to make the splash screen show up for this motherboard, I've used BIOScreen to update however there have been no changes on my startup. Any help would be great!