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  1. C

    [SOLVED] Problem with gigabite ethernet

    Hello. I have problem with my ethernet. So yesterday I got fiber optic 600mbps. After everything I go into speedtest sites and I want to check how fast is my download speed on my computer. Unfortunately my download speed was around 60 mbps. I checked my phone and same problem on wifi, So I turn...
  2. MANDRILL08

    [SOLVED] Making my computer internet wireless?

    I built my PC back in 2019 and I didn't need to worry about making it wireless as I knew I'd have access to an ethernet spot. Although I'm moving to a uni rented room in September and I won't have access to ethernet and need to make my computer wireless. I have no idea what to get or how and I...
  3. M

    [SOLVED] Ethernet switch cannot send simultaneously

    suppose an ethernet switch having three rj45 ports in which 1 and 2 are configured as inputs and 3 as output. Input one sends packets of A1,A2,A3,... and input two sends packets of B1,B2,B3,... The output recieves and sends packets in the form of A1B1,A2B2,A3B3,... Now, suppose I have four rj45...
  4. Bobcatmilkshake

    [SOLVED] Pc has bad internet speed even with fast internet - only getting 20mbps!

    Hey everyone I have a very odd problem with my Pc. When I test my wired/wireless internet speeds I'm only getting around 20 mbps download and it varies a lot even on ethernet. I used the same wifi test on my laptop and phone which use wireless and got over 400mbps. This is also a somewhat recent...
  5. P

    [SOLVED] Windows capping my ethernet speed at 350mbps ?

    So this is really weird thing happening to me and I don't know why. I think it is a windows thing. I have 500mbps up and down but for some reason my pc only recieves around 350mbps while on wireless with my phone I do have the full download speed. I tried different ethernet cables but I didn't...
  6. M

    [SOLVED] Combine two internet signals ?

    Hello, i have the following scenario: My internet connection is... Trash, it just doesnt work most of the time so i have to rely on my phone but i want to use my computer, it's 3 MBPS so around 200-300 KBPS in the evening or when it works... Its the DSL i have in my bedroom, but i also own 2...
  7. Question Realtek PCIe GbE Family controller not starting. No Ethernet.

    Laptop: Asus N53SM OS: Windows 10 I have reinstalled windows 3 times, two of those times i didn't do a fresh install, but this last one i formated the drive and used a genuine Windows 10 iso. I have installed all the drivers provided from asus and from windows update, but i can't get ethernet...
  8. dannyvw

    [SOLVED] Monitors not working after plugging in ethernet cable

    So I plugged in an ethernet cable because I wanted to get some more download speed for something I was downloading, but once I plugged it in my screen went black after about 15 seconds. I tried restarting several times, cleaning my RAM (read it might help), and also plugged in another monitor. I...
  9. S

    [SOLVED] Ethernet keeps losing connection

    On my Windows PC the ethernet adapter randomly loses connection seemingly at random. It will happen every few days, sometimes more frequently (daily). I'll notice because I'll lose all internet access then when looking at the network connections I can see the red X over my ethernet adapter...
  10. G

    [SOLVED] Only getting 100mbps when I should get 500mbps

    I have CAT5e cable, 2.5Gb Ethernet adapter, and 500mbps subscription but I only get ~100mbps. I changed Speed & duplex settings from Auto Negotiation to 1.0gbps and nothing changed. Then I changed it to 10mbps and then again to 1.0gbps and it worked, I had 500mbps but after I restarted the pc it...
  11. theOmkarPatil

    [SOLVED] Ethernet Network Adapter not working on ASRock B550M Pro4 ?

    I just built my new PC, my motherboard being ASRock B550M Pro 4, and my Ethernet isn't working. (AMD Ryzen 5800x, 16 GB 3600Mhz Ram (8 x 2), WD SN 850 1TB, 1TB HDD, Rog Strix 3060ti) My room doesn't receive good Wifi range so I didn't get a WiFi module, and I'm dependent on ethernet. But ever...
  12. S

    [SOLVED] Ethernet to slow

    Hello, I recently got ethernet and it is locked at 100 MPBS when it should be 500, I've tuned all the settings for it to be t the highest and it still doesn't move, my motherboard, cable, and everything else supports it not sure what is happening please help.
  13. H

    [SOLVED] Can using Ethernet and WiFi together speed up my connection?

    I'm paying for 150Mbps from my ISP. My cheap Ethernet wire only goes upto 100Mbps and my WiFi gets me around 80Mbps in my room. Is it possible to use both WiFi and Ethernet together to use the full 150Mbps I pay for? Or is the only way to get a new wire? I just can't be bothered to get and set...
  14. F

    [SOLVED] [Solved] New Ethernet Cable not working on Desktop PC, but works on Laptop ?

    Hello Everyone I got a real tricky issue with my Desktop PC. Recently I got a new Ethernet cable(15m) for my Desktop PC which my PC didn't recognize, here is the details of the connection: 15m cable to the Wall --> connects to a wall Ethernet inline adapter --> then another 15m cable runs to...
  15. J

    Question Ethernet not working, please help

    Hello, I've been trying to fix this since yesterday and haven't found anything. I'll list information and solutions I have already tried. Information: -PC says unidentified network, it sends packets but not receiving any -IPV4 is auto figured and starts with 169.254.xxx.xxx -The ethernet cable...
  16. ReHack

    [SOLVED] Tenda AC1200 ac11 router possibly bricked after attempting to update firmware ?

    To anyone that can help me, Here's the situation, I have a Tenda AC1200 a11 router that I tried to update the firmware of. I accidentally clicked a blank space on the web ui while it was updating at 70% which made the progress bar disappear. It then cut off my connection with the router shortly...
  17. Question LAN speed issue

    Hello, I have CAT6 cables installed at my place and distance between 2 PCs is hardly 20 feet and Broadcom Netlink Ethernet driver which shows 1 Gbps in Ethernet Status. Whenever I try to copy a file from my server via a shared folder to a PC the speed is hardly 12Mbps. But as it turns out my...
  18. Cosimo43

    [SOLVED] PC keeps having massive drops in network speed ?

    My PC is connected to the router with ethernet cable but when I run a speedtest it starts around 300mbps and drops to 30 / 60 mbps. When i download files it begins with 10mb/s but slowly drops to 200kb/s, and then it drops to 0kb/s and after some time it goes back up to 200kb/s and then repeats...
  19. K

    [SOLVED] Ethernet doesn’t have valid IP configuration.

    I’ve been getting this error for a while now. It fixes itself, then it doesn’t. I’ve tried every solution online for this error and nothing seems to fix it. I’m using a tp link Ethernet adapter that isn’t that brand new but has always been working. Could it have gone bad, do I need to update my...
  20. ethan206

    [SOLVED] Powerline Wi-Fi adapter (TP-Link AV600) problems

    I've been using the TP-Link AV600 Powerline Adapter (TL-WPA4220 KIT) for a while but yesterday it decided to stop working. I troubleshooted the heck out of it and can't seem to get it to work again (or at least not fully). I restarted/replugged both my router and the adapters and it started...
  21. U

    Discussion Powerline adapters acting up.

    Hello, everyone! Good morning, good day and good evening! I am having a bit of a situation at hand here. I have my router on the other side of the room and my laptop, suited with a 1GBPS Lan Card, on the other side of the room. I have had a Powerline adapter TP-Link AV600, promptly rated...
  22. C

    Question SOS Updated MOBO now no ethernet

    Hi all, I have a B550-F and always seem to mess things up. Last night I was using the armoury crate app and updated several drivers and MOBO. After completion, there is no longer an ethernet connection. I attempted network diagnostics and it gave results that there is no ethernet cable...
  23. D

    [SOLVED] Will I limit my routers bandwidth?

    Q: Would me downloading games cause my familys members connection to slow up since I’m using up a lot of resources from the router? (I’m not the greatest at explaining thing so please bare with me) Context: Ok so I recently just got a long ethernet cord for my house to plug in my PC to router...
  24. D

    [SOLVED] Incoming Packet loss

    Hello, About a month ago I started noticing packet loss while playing games. Started with your basic stuff reset my router and modem swapped cables around, then I tried updating my network drivers ( Realtek PCIe FE / CBE / 2.5G) no change then believed the router was faulty so I purchased a...
  25. G

    [SOLVED] Ethernet cable no longer recognised after Windows boot problems

    My desktop PC has abruptly stopped recognising the Ethernet cable that connects it to the router (the PC doesn't have wifi capability), and therefore no longer connects to the internet. This happened after I switched it on and Windows did not boot as normal - instead, I got a blank screen with...
  26. B

    [SOLVED] Ethernet super slow... thinking it's my new MOBO

    I just upgraded my cpu and mobo - did a fresh windows 10 install and everything's running great except the ethernet speeds are slow on the exact same ISP/internet delivery. For instance, my steam game downloads peak at 4mb/s but average at about 1.2mb/s where as they used to be 8-10. It sounds...
  27. F

    [SOLVED] Is powerline ethernet a good option?

    My router is upstairs but my setup is in the basement and the speeds and ping are bad. an ethernet cable is not an option and I was wondering if powerline is a good option. I have heard its better than wifi but worse than standard ethernet, is that true?
  28. F

    [SOLVED] Ethernet cable issues

    Hello! I have a strange issue: All of a sudden my ethernet cable (5 meters) stopped working. Thus, I bought a new one (10 meters) and this also doesn't get recognized. It seems to be a cheap chinese generic cable. However, the old one, a very short one of 2m does get recognized. The wifi...
  29. O

    [SOLVED] Which Motherboard Gives ME All Features I'm Seeking?

    [Moderator edit to break up solid paragraph of text.] I'M building a System from Scratch. I wanted to know which Motherboard would give me the Features I wanted. Specifically I'm looking for a Motherboard with 2 or more Onboard 2 x 2.5 Gbit/s Ethernet ports, Mobo needs to be able to support...
  30. E

    Question Ethernet randomly stops working ?

    This is mostly a copy-paste of a forum I started at a bad time (right before Christmas), but I have discovered something about the problem that I will add below. This is a problem that I have had before. The ethernet connection on my desktop PC will suddenly lose internet but all other devices...
  31. K

    Question Intel Ethernet Connection (14) I219-V This device cannot start. (Code 10)

    Greetings, today after booting up my month year old setup, I couldn't connect to the internet via lan connection. I tried everything- changing bios settings, deleting drivers, rebooting, reinstalling, but the network controller in the title simply won't start. The light on the lan port is not...
  32. Sicross1989

    Question Ethernet cable not detected if I boot with USB devices plugged in ?

    Good Morning all! I have spent the whole day yesterday trying to solve this: ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- ISSUE: If I boot my windows 10 pc with usb devices plugged in, it won't detect the ethernet cable (so no internet connection). If I boot...
  33. intzor

    [SOLVED] moca and coax questions

    I am considering getting a moca adapater so I can hook my upstairs computer up to the internet via ethernet. Cable modem is downstairs on the other side of the house. My one concern is the following: though we have coax cables throughout the house, we used used to be able to move the cable...
  34. Y

    [SOLVED] How Can I Get Reliable Ethernet Connection Without Having A Router in My Room?

    I have a computer that I use for almost everything, from gaming to homework. The router in my house is downstairs and my room is upstairs, so for right now I am using a Wifi Extender and connecting ethernet through the wifi extender into my computer. However, the connection isn't the greatest as...
  35. E

    Question Wi-Fi works, but not ethernet.

    This is a problem that I have had before. The ethernet connection on my desktop PC will suddenly lose internet but all other devices on the internet, wired or wireless, still connect and work just fine. The message in Windows network settings says that I can connect to other devices on my...
  36. P

    [SOLVED] Connecting both Wi-Fi router and Ethernet cable to GPON Terminal.

    Hello everyone, I'm trying to connect both a Wi-Fi router and PC to ISP's GPON Terminal(Huawei EchoLife HG8240). The problem is, when I connect just one cable through LAN port (For example from Terminal to the Wi-Fi router), then the connection is fine. As soon as I connect both cables to the...
  37. A

    [SOLVED] Need help with understanding 1000BASE-T vs. 10GBASE-T bandwidth and certification of CAT6 and CAT6A cables.. 10Gbit achievable on CAT6 <30m?

    Hi! First post on this forum, I hope and believe this is the answer to my goal of finding the best network forum for my needs! Not a native speaker, I hereby apologize for any grammatical errors that may occur in this and all future posts.... =) I am in the process of building a new house. I...
  38. A

    [SOLVED] Ethernet cable disconnects and reconnects randomly

    Hi there! I've been checking for a few days now for a fix to this problem and I can't seem to find the direct answer. I'd consider reinstalling Windows 10 but that's as a last resort. Looking for suggestions. This has never been a problem until just a few days ago as well, right after I did...
  39. Terribleuncle

    [SOLVED] Ethernet is capable of 500 mb/s, but is really slow.

    My computer is capable of managing 500 mb/s, and so is my ethernet. Whenever I run a speed test, it says that I am using the capable speed. (here) As soon as the speed test finishes, it just becomes super slow again. Any suggestions?
  40. aetheroo

    Question PC has trouble connecting or stay connected on a bridged connection

    I reset my computer on the 3rd of November 2021 and I was still using my computer next to my router and there has been no trouble regarding ethernet connection at all. Recently, I have moved my router downstairs which is far from the router (which is upstairs) and since I needed a router that...