gigabit

Forum discussion tagged with gigabit.
  1. Question Network failing on high speed download

    I have a gigabit fiber connection from my ISP. Before buying this router (a Netgear R6220), I used to connect directly to their gateway (a ZTE ONT which also acted as a router with AP), however I soon had issues with it simply dying on me when downloading at high speeds (nowhere near the gigabit...
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    [SOLVED] Windows 10 network speed capped at 100mbps on Gigabit port

    Hi all, I've been trying to troubleshoot this issue for a couple of days now. I have a windows 10 PC that's got it's network port capped at 100mbps on a gigabit network port to my NAS. It's only a recent issue but I don't know what caused it. I've tried updating windows, the drivers from OEM...
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    Question ATT Fiber w/ Arris BGW210 gateway auto-negotiating 100mbps rather than gigabit

    Recently added cat 6 cable to my house. Cat6 goes from ONT > cat 6 walljack > cat6> BGW210 > cat6> cat6 walljack > cat6 > cat5e walljack > cat 6> my PC. My PC has a realtek gigabit LAN card with updated drivers. No matter what I try, the router keeps auto-negotiating my speed to 100 mbs...
  4. MShinCraw

    Question Slow ethernet on one computer.

    Hi! I recently upgraded to Verizon's Gigabit connection and am using a wired connection into my desktop, but still getting extremely slow speeds. I've tried a few things but can't figure out why. Here is some more info: I'm using: Dell XPS 8930 Motherboard - Dell Inc. 0H0P0M, Version A00...
  5. MonkeyButt92

    Question Poor Internet Speeds througgh ethernet!

    Hi all, i am new to the forum and have used posts from here in the past so i figured lets ask! So i just rewired my house with Cat6 cables from my router for better internet speeds to all the computers in the house. I hardwired my computer with a ASUS tuff gaming x570-plus (wifi) motherboard...
  6. sithlord111

    Question Not getting full gigabit/100mbps all the time REALTEK

    The problem I have is that I've got a Cat 5E ethernet cable plugged into a gigabit switch and I know the cable works due to testing it out on my laptop but in my PC it only shows 10mbps. Ive tried lots of things such as changing the Speed and Duplex, disabling power saving mode, reinstalling...
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    [SOLVED] Intel Onboard network adapter not going above 350ish Mbps on speed test

    Intel(R) Ethernet Connection (2) I219-V Is my ethernet adapter. Just got cox gigablast a few days ago. gigablast internet which advertises 940 Mbps download and 35 Mbps upload. On a speed test of my router, Netgear nighthawk x6s, I get 500-700 Mbps download at night, less in the day. More like...
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    Question Not getting gigabit speeds

    I was hoping you guys could help me out with this. I've done everything I can think to do, and I've done everything google research told me to do. I have gigabit internet with att, a new gateway from them (BGW210), and a Netgear R6260 Gigabit router. I have cat 6 cables all around. My nic is...
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    Question Problems with home gigabit internet setup?

    Hi all, Looking to improve my home gigabit internet setup. Right now, I have my Netgear CM1000 DOCSIS 3.1 modem running into the Netgear Nighthawk AX1800 Mesh WiFi router. From the router I go into a TP-LINK TL-SG1005D ethernet switch. From the switch, it goes into my desktop, my roommates...
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    Question Not getting full speed on my home network

    I recently bought two new gigabit routers called qualitel ac1200 and my data package is a 100mbps line but in my country the line providers are doubling everyone's speeds so I now have 200. My first main router is plugged into the modem and gives 200 via WiFi and if wired but for some reason I...
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    Question Unable to obtain full speed over wireless

    Hi, I have a 1.5Gbps internet connection through my ISP Bell. I currently have the Bell Home Hub 3000 which is a tri-band AC router/modem. The internal speedtest shows the full 1.5Gbps entering the router. When I plug in an ethernet to the router, I receive speeds near 1 Gigabit (which makes...
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    [SOLVED] Is my chosen hardware for my DIY NAS adequate?

    Hello I have choosen som hardware for a DIY NAS, and I want to know if it is adequate. I have a rack server, where I need to but another motherboard and CPU inside. With price in mind I have choosen to use the motherboard: MSI B450-A PRO MAX and CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600X It has two RAM...
  13. tnt2xh

    [SOLVED] Why is my motherboard limiting my Ethernet connect?

    My motherboard (ASUS ROG Maximus XI Hero Wi-Fi) is only letting ethernet go to 100mbs and not a gig for some reason i dont know how to fix it ive changing the speed under the control panel but when i do that it just says there is no cable connected. I would say its the cable but i know the cable...
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    [SOLVED] Struggling to get the 1gb speed out of the XB6 (needed for video conferencing)

    Struggling to get the 1gb speed out of the XB6 (much needed for telework & video conferencing). We have the Comcast XB6, direct wired (cat5e) to the PC, and it is only getting maybe 170Mbps download. Is it the cat5e cable? Is it the NIC?
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    Question Getting speeds through modem but not to devices

    We have spectrum and can only have spectrum or trust me I would have switched. We have the gigabit plan (940 megabits) but have been getting 140mb max through a hardwired desktop even straight from the modem. Bought a new WiFi 6 router as well with no change. Charter tech came out today and his...
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    [SOLVED] Gbit Network Connection getting capped at 200-300 Mbit/s by Windows

    Around 2 weeks ago i upgraded from a 400mbit to a gbit connection. Everything worked fine. My PC: ASUS P6X58D-E (support gbit speeds) Intel Xeon x5675 @4.2GHz Network: FRITZ!Box 6591 Cable EdgeRouter X (setup as switch) Now the problem: My PC is getting capped at 200-300 Mbits. All the...
  17. wiwarez

    [SOLVED] Gigabit mirage

    I've been struggling trying to establish a Gigabit connection to my Askey RTV1907VW (provided by ISP) on my ASUS X52JT which, despite being 9 years old, still manages to let me operate my everyday chores effortlessly. My ISP plan provides 1Gbps through FTTC, and it successfully displays on the...
  18. LiquidBlitz

    [SOLVED] Gigabit (1000) connection dropping to 100 mbps once/twice a week. (Weird).

    Heyo. I am at my wit's end here. Here is my situation: I have a gigabit local network, and I require gigabit speeds for livestreaming. Every part of the network is gigabit compatible. I have two PC's connected via Ethernet to a powerline adapter. 95% of the time, both PC's run at 1000 speed...
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    [SOLVED] my ethernet is capped at 205mbps

    I recently upgraded my internet to a gigabit connection and all my devices hit 500+mbps download over the wifi, but my PC is capped at 205mbps with a brand new cat 5e cable. Now I'm not expecting anywhere close to the actual 1000mbps, It's just weird to see my other devices pass my pc in...
  20. KingChile

    [SOLVED] Gigabit network for camp! How to get access to separate building

    Great news! Gigabit internet is offered here at my camp. The existing infrastructure offers internet at a centralized building on the property. This building is about 250-300ft away from the spot I need the access at (personal/professional use.) I've been looking into range extenders...