ethernet

Forum discussion tagged with ethernet.
  1. S

    Question (HELP) Just switched to ethernet but have slower speeds...

    Hello, so today I moved the router into my room so I can use ethernet but I get slower speeds over a wired connection then I did using wireless. The other day I made a post about how overnight my wireless internet speed went from 200mbps to about 20mbps seemingly for no reason, after a few days...
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    Question My computer wont recognize the new router's ethernet.

    So, my router had problems running very slow on ethernet. I often got less than one Mbps, we pay for 1000 up/down package. We ended up paying for a new router and my new router doesn't work with my computer, but it is working with game consoles. laptops, and basically everything else. After I...
  3. ThatGuyCpr

    Question Extremely slow internet in new build w/ MSI motherboard.

    I recently upgraded my PC with a new CPU, RAM, and motherboard, along with a fresh install of Windows. Pretty quickly I realized everything was downloading incredibly quickly and I found that whether over wifi or ethernet I topped out at around 17-25 mbps down, while on my laptop over wifi I get...
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    Question Program delay with no internet connection?

    Hello, so I have this issue (don't know if its an actual issue or just a Windows 10 thing) where i've basically noticed this while being disconnected from the internet (I run ethernet), programs such as cmd, task mngr and other system related programs get this 2-3 second delay, everything runs...
  5. [SOLVED] Slow network connection just on desktop (ethernet and WIFI)

    Internet is slow (~20Mbps) on my new desktop (specs below), but every other device in the house is fast (300+Mbps). When I run a speed test, for about 1 second or less the speed is above 100Mbps and then dips to around 20. This happens regardless of wired or using the mobo's wifi card. It's not...
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    Question Ethernet likes to randomly disconnect. (TP-Link AC750 WiFi extender)

    I'm on Sky network and using a TP-Link AC750 wifi extender. The router's in the lounge and the extender's plugged into a socket in my room, I have an ethernet going from the port of the extender to my PC and sometimes it will randomly disconnect for no reason. When I go to check what's wrong I...
  7. ahregri

    Question Ping spiking and computer freezing on ethernet

    Starting a few months ago, we got a new modem and my ping began to spike and my computer would freeze randomly. Sometimes every hour, sometimes every couple minutes. I’ve tried everything I’ve read online and nothing has worked. It’s only my computer too! I’m on ethernet and everyone else in the...
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    Question Have to re-plug the ethernet cable to get back to 1gbps

    As you read the title, when I start my pc I always get 100mbps till I plug out my ethernet cable and plug it back in it spikes back up to 1gbps My speed & duplex is on 1gbps I' ve tried multiple things that I dont remember anymore but it just annoys me to run 100mbps instant of my max that I...
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    Question Windows 10 Remote Desktop Help?

    Hello everybody, I have currently run in to a problem with remote desktop on my laptop. I can connect but I just get a out of focus background picture and after a minute or two it disconnects. I am using remote desktop on another PC and it works fine, the main difference being (bar one being a...
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    [SOLVED] Ethernet port not blinking anymore when comp is turned off

    Hello all, So a couple of days ago my computer was behaving a bit weirdly. I wasn't even using it but noticed that I had lost connection to Discord. When I went to check it out, it said that I had no network connection at all. I checked the System Events and saw a lot of these e1rexpress...
  11. Question My LAN connection only reaches 100Mb, even though both sides support 1Gb?

    I recently got Gigabit fiber. It is connected to a Zyxel VMG8825-T50 modem. Through Wi-Fi I get roughly 200Mb on my laptop. Surprisingly, through Ethernet (using a cat5e cable, exact model: Cablexpert MOD8716309, brand new, 15m) I get only around ~95Mb. Checking on my router's homepage, I get...
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    Question Ethernet outlet not working in one room

    So I just had a technician from Xfinity come to my home to setup several internet outlets in my home, he was able to turn 2 of them on but the third and most important outlet does not receive an internet connection. It detects that its connected to something but just shows it as an 'Unidentified...
  13. rajeed

    Question Only 10mb connection on ethernet ?

    When I connect to my network on ethernet I get 10 megabits a second max but my brother's computer gets speeds of 200+. At the moment I am using a wifi card because it allows me to get speeds of up to 50Mb. I have also tested it in other rooms to see if it is to do with the port in the wall but...
  14. Camzify

    Question Ethernet-"No internet" or "unidentified network"

    My PC has recently been disconnecting every 3 hours or so from the ethernet. It either shows the message "No internet" or "unidentified network" . I have tried multiple cables and reinstalled the drivers. I am really unsure on what to do? I cant seem to find any issues with anything else...
  15. Mason1204

    Question Need help with slow speeds.

    Here's my problem. Currently my PC is only getting 17 download when I pay for 400. My current network setup is Router > long run to switch > Short run to PC. Here is everything I've done and tested so far: I've completely replaced the long run cable to my switch. I tested the short run...
  16. Jimmyphet

    Question Ethernet unifentified network

    So a couple days ago it’s was storming for a lil bit later on when it stopped I hopped on my pc to see that I had no internet connection. At this point I did the typical unplugging the router and restarting it, but that didn’t work and then I went on and assumed it was the cable, come to find...
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    Question Ethernet 'Connected' but 'No Internet'

    My main connection to the internet for my PC has always been Ethernet. It has worked perfectly fine, but today, Ethernet suddenly stopped working while I was on a call. The cable is 'Connected', but there is no internet available from it. I have tried many solutions already. I have unplugged...
  18. PhantomTech77

    Question How can I turn my old pc into a modem?

    Hello, I have an old PC and a Mifi 8800l mobile hotspot. I know I can tether the hotspot to the PC, but will bridging the Mifi and Ethernet and then connecting it to the WAN port on a router produce a viable source of internet?
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    Question Internet changing limit speed

    I just noticed that my Ethernet Adapter speed is changing its speed limit involuntary, from 1gbps to 100mbps and vice versa. I have a 200mb internet plan and I obviously can't use it all sometimes because of the limit, I already tried downloading ethernet drivers, changing the speed cap...
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    Question Which one is more favourable - Extender or Access Point?

    I hope this finds you in the best of health and spirit. :D So I was planning to purchase a TP-Link AC750 Wi-Fi Range Extender RE200 for use in my parent's office. However, I was wondering which one of the above-mentioned options would be suitable in order to utilize the device to it's fullest...