Connectivity Issues

Forum discussion tagged with Connectivity Issues.
  1. Jararado

    Question I cannot internet unless I am using VPN. Why?

    My computer displays that I'm connected to the internet, but whenever I go to any page nothing will load. I've tried troubleshooting, I'm up to date, all my drivers are good. Issue persists with wifi or ethernet connection. The strange thing is, if I use my VPN everything works fine. My pc is...
  2. J

    Question Connected to the internet but browser is suffering from slow or failed connections

    Hello all, This issue began for me about 3 weeks back. To be fair, I had no issues prior and have had no luck thus far in correctly identifying the problem. One night while watching a friend stream through discord my internet randomly went out. Not super surprising really. Within 20 or so...
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    Question Computer has unusually low upload whilst all other devices in house have no problems

    PC Specs: i7 7700k H270 Gaming pro carbon 16GB RAM(not sure speed) RTX 3070 Power Supply, not sure on the model but I know its at least 1000W My main computer, which is connected via ethernet cable, over the past 2 days suddenly started having insanely poor upload speeds making it practically...
  4. OlssonNDD

    Question Wireless headphones not connecting properly to motherboard ?

    Hello, So i've had connectivity problems with various types of wireless headphones for a long time. The issues are different from time to time but the headphones have all been tried on different computers where they work flawlessly. So my conclusion is that the problem is somewhere in my...
  5. atay9519

    Question Can't connect to the built in bluetooth on my PC

    Hello, I am having an issue that I can not get my pc to connect to devices via Bluetooth. It will pair momentarily and then disconnect powering down the device. I have made sure Bluetooth is on, airplane mode is off, updated all drivers, updated windows, restarted the service, unplugged all usb...
  6. [SOLVED] Gaming hogs my bandwidth ?

    Hi, I have a 1Gbit Internet connectivity with 100Mbit/s upload and 1000Mbit/s download. It happens that when I open any game on Windows (also happen to me with Davinci Resolve video editing software, when after I close it the speed is resumed, and that software that use any bandwidth), suddenly...
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    [SOLVED] Wifi connection is weak, what's my best solution?

    Hey guys, sorry if this is a noob question, just wanted to know if anyone here can help me with this issue, my desktop is currently on the 2nd floor of my home, but the main router is on the FIRST floor. Would I benefit from getting a wifi card for my PC ? (I currently have a usb wifi dongle...
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    Question Internet connection resets every 20 minutes or so

    I've read through around 15 or 20 similar posts, but as none were sufficiently similar to my problem to give me a solution (different effects, very old, etc.), I've decided to post it as a new question. I've found that for the past week or so, my laptop resets its internet connection every ~20...
  9. HigherPrimate

    [SOLVED] Modem Connectivity Extremely Poor

    So first, TIA for any help you can send my way. Ive had EXTREMELY bad modem connectivity issues for a while now. I have called my ISP (mediacon) multiple times to have them send a tech out to figure this out. They always say oh everything looks fine, Im not sure whats going on, etc.. Well my...
  10. MatteoZic

    Question Gigabit or hardware downloading issues

    I got gigabit connection. while i'm downloading at full speed, when the download speed reaches 25MB/s ( so for instance when the download is starting to reach max download speed) i completely loose internet connection for 10 seconds, the download speed goes to 0bytes and then starts over, unless...
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    Question Super strange 4g router and s10+ connectivity issue driving me insane

    Hi everyone, Im going crazy over this for the last couple of months. I have tplink tl-mr6400 4g router and all the devices I have from laptops to mobile phones connect over wifi to it and have normal internet access, except my phone - s10+. I am not a network expert but i know my way around...
  12. chuster

    [SOLVED] Slower internet on desktop compared to laptop and phone.

    Hello, first time poster here. I have recently assembled a desktop PC, but it is experiencing issues with the wireless internet. I am using a dual band network card to connect to the 5ghz frequency of my modem. Both my laptop and mobile phone connect to the modem perfectly, and receive speeds...
  13. AaronKyle

    Question New PC randomly cuts off Internet

    I got a new PC 5 days ago, installed clean Windows from Microsoft's site and activated them, updated all the drivers and made sure everything is ok. On Friday between 2-4 PM (GMT +2) my PC started randomly disconnecting from the Internet every 15 minutes only to reconnect itself. During that...
  14. E

    [SOLVED] Limited access to the internet on only one PC

    For the past month or so I have been having a recurring problem connecting to the internet on my PC. What happens is I will try to browse the web and only be able to connect to google, facebook, youtube, and wikipedia. Other sites will simply time out, and programs that require internet...
  15. T

    Question WiFi is on and off only for some programs

    Hey, Im using an asus pce-ac51 network adapter. In games like Overwatch, and programs like google, they say I lost connection, but discord says I have internet. I can do google searches or play games, but I can chat on google. This is on and off and random moments in time as well. I tried...
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    [SOLVED] What video inputs work with Microsoft basic vga driver?

    I've just bought a new GPU and it's the first GPU I've bought that doesn't have support for a VGA monitor so I tried hooking the HDMI input to my TV but because the NVIDIA drivers arent installed there's no signal and I was wondering would dvi-d work with the microsoft basic driver? just so I...
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    [SOLVED] Headset Crackling when connected to USB HUB

    When my Steelseries Arctis 5 is connected to my USB HUB, the audio crackles a lot. But when connected directly to my Lenovo Legion Y720 the auido is fine. Is this the fault of the USB Hub not being high quality? Or is this a thing with all USB Hubs? My USB Hub is the UGREEN 3 USB port with...
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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