internet

Forum discussion tagged with internet.
  1. M

    Question Internet dropping every hour. DHCP lease time.

    My problem that I haven't been able to figure out for almost a month is that my dhcp lease time expiring every hour. It obtains the lease when i turn my computer on and expires exactly every hour after it was obtained. My problem is that after that hour it kicks me offline for like 10 seconds...
  2. R3ayed

    Question internet speed drops from 200mb to 100mb in an hour

    hi, as it says in the title i have a problem with my internet speed it used to be fine until about a week ago when it started to drop down after an hour or so of restarting the router/modem. on WIFI 5g tho i get the full speed, i tested it with a 1Gb device and a cat6a cable and it always...
  3. S

    Question Internet Randomly Disconnects until System Restart

    Problem: This only started to happen recently (a week or so, ago). My computer (internet is cable connected) would randomly disconnect within a few hours of being turned on. It appears to happen when I allow my computer to idle for a short while (seemingly). The weird thing is, the connection...
  4. [SOLVED] Internet speed drops dramatically while running any multiplayer game.

    I have really weird problem with my internet. When I'm playing any multiplayer game that requires Internet connection my internet speed gets decreased dramatically. My download speed is usually around 20 Mbps but when I launch any multiplayer game it gets decreased to 0.2 - 0.5 Mbps. I've...
  5. T

    Question GA-970A-DS3P slow internet

    Hello, my buddy has a GA-970A-DS3P motherboard, internet drivers up to date but his internet speed is capped at less of 100mb/s. He tried with another computer using cable aswell in the same place and he was getting 500 mb/s. Any suggestions?? Thanks!
  6. O

    Question Most optimal solution for my house

    Hello, I'm currently in the process of changing my internet provider and I need help on finding out what the best solution for me is. We used to have 100/50Mbps download speed, but since we have 5 people at all times each using their own PC, phone and since we've had so many problems with our...
  7. C

    Question Very slow internet on one PC, but all other devices are fine

    Context: I went to go eat dinner for about 30 minutes. My PC was doing nothing in the meantime. Just the regular Chrome browsers open. When I come back, my internet is very slow. Download speeds barely break 3Mbps, when I usually average 40-50Mbps. My ping is consistently ~150. However, all...
  8. Mslaurasaurus

    Question Trying to self install a spectrum modem/router but the online icon won’t come on. Help.

    Hi. I’ve been stuck on this for a few days and feel like a failure. I thought I could install a technicolor mta on my own but apparently I can’t. Online it says the device is not connected and the online icon on the device has not yet lit up. I talked to spectrum and they said my modem was on...
  9. S

    Question Two routers, different times, same network?

    So I've moved into a new flat in the last couple of days, and I've encountered a problem. I'm in a granny flat, seperate from the main house, but the landlord has included unlimited internet in the utilities section of the bills, which is great. Problem is landlord goes to bed at 9.30, and turns...
  10. Gosraj

    Question Connected to Internet but it ain’t workin

    Hoo boy this new pic is givin me some gray hairs. So for some reason, I’m completely connected to the internet, but some things like Chrome and Steam straight up don’t work. However Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer work perfectly fine? Ya boi head hurt EDIT:resetting the network through...
  11. 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...
  12. X

    Question Windows 10 Cannot connect to shared network drive.

    Hello, let me get right into the problem I’m having. I have two computers running Windows 10 version 1903. One of them is sharing a HDD over the internet for another PC. I’m using the HDD for file history backup. After I upgraded both PCs both of them stoped allowing and sharing the network...
  13. D

    Question Invalid IP address

    Out of nowhere, while i was downloading through bitcomet, it stopped downloading with the ethernet icon having a yellow triangle saying it doesnt have a valid IP address, i tried everything from troubleshoots except network reset. The wifi works on every other device except the PC with the...
  14. N

    Question I have a problem with my powerline Internet connection.

    Hello, I apologize in advance if my English isn't perfect. Here is the problem: I've been using Powerline plugs since almost two years now, to be able to get access to Internet on my desk Computer. The router is in the living room, which is not far at all from the office, but I don't have a...
  15. N

    Question In need of new router and modem / Internet speed advice

    I'm trying to establish internet in my new house with 5 other roommates (6 people total). We have 6 phones and 6 laptops, 1 gaming pc(might try to hardwire), 2 hd streaming TV's, 2 XBOX's. The house is a 2 story, 6 bedroom house; 2 on the ground, 4 upstairs plus 2 bath. Don't know the square...
  16. J

    Question Internet keeps disconnecting and reconnecting.

    Hello everyone! As the title says I have serious problem with my internet which keeps disconnecting for 5-20 seconds then reconnects automatically. The timing of these interruptions is random, for example I can get more than 5 disconnects every 20 minutes, an hour or few hours. The Router is in...
  17. M

    Question Speedtest showing 300/300MB but I only get maximum 20MB while downloading, even with cable

    So we just upgraded to fiber internet with 300/300MBs speed. I bought a CAT6 ethernet cable with up to 1000MBs speed for my PC. When I connected my PC to the router, I only got a maximum of 20MBs while downloading games or updates, while speedtest showed me that my speed is around 300. Is there...
  18. D

    Question Repeater LAN unknown connection

    Out of nowhere, while i was downloading through bitcomet, it stopped downloading with the ethernet icon having a yellow triangle saying it doesnt have a valid IP address, i tried everything from troubleshoots except network reset. The wifi works on every other device except the PC with the...
  19. B

    Question Wifi Adaptor on Motherboard Broken?

    So Ive had my ASROCK H310M-ITX/ac motherboard for about 3 months now. I adjust the WiFi receptors regularly to gain a better signal. Well one day I was doing this and I realised the nuts on the golden screw parts where they screw onto were after becoming completely loose, so I decided to screw...
  20. F

    Question Slow Internet

    Hey guys. For the last few weeks I have noticed that my internet was getting slower and slower for my main computer and phone. When I'm watching Twitch the video freezes both on my pc and phone and when go for auto setting it goes to 360 and sometimes to 480p, which is strange because before it...