internet

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  1. B

    Question Internet (Ethernet) Lags for 1-3 seconds every night at EXACT same time

    Every night the last week my internet lags for maybe 1-3 seconds. Not long, but long enough to notice. If I'm in a game my ping goes from 5ms to 9k then comes back down to 5ms. This happens EVERY NIGHT at the same time 22:44. Has anyone encountered anything like this before? Been going on for...
  2. Phillip_Sparks

    Question My computers' wifi is very slow but on the other devices it works perfectly fine

    PC Spec i9-9900kf MSI Z390 Gaming Edge AC RAM: Hyper X predator 8x2 16 GB SSD: WD blue SN550 M.2 PSU:650W OS: Windows 10 21H1 Internet speed Download 500 Mbps Upload 200 Mbps Recently I have had an internet problem with wireless and wired, My pc used to get 100-200 Mbps download and 50-100...
  3. ThatOneTechyDude

    Question Internet not working after installing new CPU

    Hello all, Today my flatmate installed a new CPU in her PC with my help. Upgraded from an i5-7600k to an i7-7700k. Installation went flawlessly, had to pop out the GPU to get at parts of the CPU cooler but it was resat just fine. Nothing else was touched, all connections have been checked along...
  4. L

    Question Internet crashes at night....

    Hey, my internet keeps crashing every night at 3 AM and I am tired of it. I don't want to call customer services yet before I explore a bit on the internet if this is possible to fix it. Anyways, my internet restarts at the same time and then in a while it fixes itself, is it possible to fix it...
  5. Zooi Wanted

    Question My internet keeps disconnecting ?

    So long story short. I build a pc last year, when i put the video card later i was careless and killed my ethernet port with static electricity. I'm a using an ethernet to usb converter. It worked well for 4-5 months but this week it started to act up. It's disconnecting inconsistently...
  6. R

    Question Problem with fiber lan speeds

    Hi all, Just set up a fiber connection for a small company and that is supposed to give near 1000/1000 download/upload. I am currently testing the speeds on my work laptop, server, and spare laptop. Regardless of where I'm connected, it seems like all speeds are the same. Connected to network...
  7. J

    Question New PC won't install wifi drivers / cannot access internet - "no connections are available".

    I assembled a new PC today and cannot access internet on it. No network options and it just says "Not Connected - No Networks Available". Using the CD provided hasn't helped either; via the AsusSetup.exe I managed to install the intel chipset & Realtek LAN driver but trying to install the intel...
  8. Morchek

    [SOLVED] Strange internet connection issue ?

    For the past year or so, I've been having this issue with my wired internet connection where on browsers I have to reload some pages several times for the page to load, and on most games, I have to retry the connection several times for it to connect to the server. My YouTube is fine, and I can...
  9. E

    Question PC suddenly doesn't recognize Ethernet connection / cable ?

    A few days ago I reinstalled win10 freshly onto my desktop PC as I had some issues going on. Since then (and I think shortly before that as well, while trying to avoid reinstalling win10) my ethernet connection stopped working. I tried it all - different cable, reboot (a million times)...
  10. Question Outbound Packet Loss (Wired Connection)

    I have been PLAGUED with this outbound packet loss issue for as long as I can remember. As for solutions: I have accumulated days in google searches, youtube videos, forum posts, hardware changes, service technicians out, pings, tracerts; anything you can think of. Nothing I've done so far has...
  11. M

    Question Laptop OEM Drivers

    What is the best way to install Laptop drivers after clean windows installation? Nowadays windows install all drivers automatically during or right after the windows installation or first boot up (when laptop/pc is connected to internet). So there is two ways to install OEM drivers and I want to...
  12. D

    Do the people who invented the internet have political opinions about the internet and what would they be?

    Should people get the internet for free? Is that one of the opinions they would have? I've been upset cause my youtube channel is like dead and wont grow and I know its because youtube one of the only good publishing websites is run terribly by google. As an artist I can't grow my channel...
  13. O

    Question Ethernet connected but no internet

    When I booted up my pc today I didn't have any internet, even though my ethernet cable says it's connected. I checked if the problem was with my cable, by connecting it to my laptop, It worked perfectly on my laptop so it's not that. I've tried numerous fixes; Restarting the router, ipconfig...
  14. PeterPeter420

    Question Mobile Hotspot vs Wifi

    Hello, I just moved into a new flat with my partner. We need internet asap, but we can't get Fibre from anyone. We require fast speeds because we like to game together and my partner works from home. It must be stable with decent range. I came across these mobile hotspots like GigaCube...
  15. J.wilhelm

    Question Router after a switch

    Trying to get better connectivity on the front end of my house. Currently have Modem>router>router but am getting about 100 less mbps up front at the 2nd router. Is it possible to go modem>router>switch>router? This would put everything up front hardwired to the switch, and the 2nd router just...
  16. MANDRILL08

    Question 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...
  17. V

    [SOLVED] Help setting up this network switch

    My router is this: https://www.amazon.com/802-11a-Wireless-ax-Integrated-Residential-Replaces/dp/B08PCRYJPW I need to connect my two NAS and my PC to a network switch capable of 10g fiber internet so I found this...
  18. M

    Question Slowest mobile hotspot is actually faster than LAN or Wifi

    My house has LAN coming out of the wall. Using a quite good wifi router, I connect my computer to the wiki router. So I have three options to connect to the Internet. 1. LAN line connected to the router, and another LAN line from router to PC 2. LAN line connected to the router, and use Wifi...
  19. ConorDuey2000

    Question Powerline Adapter (AV1000) Download Speed only 8-16 Mbps ?

    Hey. I recently bought the TP-Link AV1000 powerline adapter for my computer, but after I set it up, the download speed's very slow. It ranges from 8 Mbps to 16 Mbps. https://www.speedtest.net/result/12845398519 I've tried everything including reinstalling my LAN drivers, running the Windows...
  20. R

    Question Internet connection dies when downloading games on my desktop PC, but other devices don't have the same issue on the same network ?

    Hey everyone , thanks for reading . My problem: When I download games from Steam , for example, it downloads at full speed, no problems, then the speed starts to drop quickily and the connection dies, every device connected to the modem lose internet connection as well. This only happens...
  21. Purpleflax

    Question Vastly differing WiFi speeds.

    Hello! I thought I'd come on here and ask about this issue since I've been struggling with this one myself for awhile. Recently set up a new network with about 50Mbp/s down on my devices. The problem comes though that this speed seems to apply sometimes and not other times. For example if I do...
  22. Jacobomb

    Question Internet works fine with any device but my PC

    [Moderator edit to break up a solid paragraph of text.] Hello, my PC about 3-5 months ago was working perfectly fine with the internet, until it one day started having issues. I was connected to the internet but going online on multiplayer games would not work. One example is Halo Infinite...
  23. P

    Question How to set up a private router ?

    Hey, I want to end terms with my home network service provider and looking to buy a private router and set it up - which I have no idea how to do exactly. I don't know how this goes in other regions, but here you pay for a package deal to have a network infrastructure and a service provider...
  24. A person?

    Question Suddenly slow internet speed only on Pc.

    (New PC got it 2-3 weeks ago) Hello whilst I was playing a game averaging (50-90ping) suddenly started to spike to 300s then 700s then ultimately to 20-30k which I thought it was my router so I went and restarted it, but even after that it was still very laggy, so I searched up speed test and I...
  25. C

    Question PC won’t allow internet connection after running optimizer & clean-up utilities ?

    I recently tried advanced system optimizer,cleaner and iolo system mechanic clean up wizards. however now I can’t access the web. I tried network troubleshooter Releasing and renewing ip Rebooting the modem router and PC Deleted those 3 optimizers as well as my nord vpn Also furnii I msg off...
  26. D

    Question Only 50% of internet usage while downloading

    So I was downloading a game and normally I would have 10mb/s, but now i only have 5mb/s. It has happened to me a couple of times now, but all those times were fixed by just turning the internet on an off. This didn't work this time. So I looked at task manager and I saw it only used around 50%...
  27. xhephor

    Question Internet keeps disconnecting and connecting for short intervals when playing online games

    This problem has been with me for almost 2 years now after I had just gotten a brand new gaming pc. My internet just disconnects for ~30 seconds while playing online games with friends, which is really annoying because it force DC's me most of the time. This problem is also ONLY on my computer...
  28. Jhaggy

    Question Single PC Getting Garbage Internet

    Hey everyone! I’m usually really good at fixing and problem solving but there is an issue I’ve been trying to fix for the last couple hours and it won’t budge. My PC is getting roughly 1/100th of my internet speed. This issue started last night right as I was trying to purchase discord nitro. I...
  29. T

    [SOLVED] Internet immediately crashes when my sister connects her phone to WiFi ?

    I don't know if this category is wrong; if wrong, sorry. I have good Vodafone ADSL internet and it handles 6-7 device at the time. Gives maximum speed and low ping. But when my sister connects to WiFi with her phone, it destroys internet. CS: GO with 1000-1500 ms ping (normally 55-60). Download...
  30. Totish

    Question High ping while mining and gaming.

    I get that mining uses around 5 mbps of bandwith, but I struggle with high ping in games and random network loses. The problem occured exactly the same day I started mining. The rig is connected to the router with an ethernet cable, while my PC uses a Wi-Fi adapter. However, it's confusing me...
  31. jammi47563857

    Question why is my internet doing this pls help

    my internet provider is shell.energy and i have the up to date box thing. I DO NOT KNOW MUCH ABOUT INTERNET . I have a wired connection to my windows pc and have gone threw every setting's on it to try and fix it but no luck. THE ACTUWELL PROBLEM . When i play games on my pc like fortnite and...
  32. 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...
  33. N

    [SOLVED] Internet cuts off on 1 PC while streaming but on the 2nd same network.

    First of all I want to apologize if this is the wrong category to post this in, it seemed the most accurate based on the issue I am experiencing. Specs: Router: TP-Link Archer C64. MotherBoard: Fatal1ty B450 Gaming K4 Power supply: Sseasonic s12ii 520 bronze Processor: Ryzen 5 2600 GPU...
  34. H

    [SOLVED] Second router suddenly has no internet

    So yesterday I bought the Gigabit TP-LINK Archer AX1500 AX10 router and I connected it LAN to LAN to the first router.It worked fine. Today it dosen't work in any configuration.I tried plugging the cable in the WAN port and the Internet icon on the router is Orange instead of green. View...
  35. Y

    [SOLVED] Pc have very weird connection problems that i cannot fix

    I'll explain the the situation from the beginning. When I start my PC Up, The Internet seems to be working fine, But a few minutes later the Internet connection stops. I cant connect to any website (except of YouTube on Chrome) on any browser And the apps who use Internet don't work. A strange...
  36. T

    [SOLVED] New Laptop Has Odd Internet Issues After Waking From Sleep/Standby

    Greetings, I bought a new Asus TUF Gaming laptop (Link at the bottom of post) a few weeks ago. And I absolutely love it. . . Except for one thing. Every time I put it to sleep, when I wake it, it starts struggling with strange internet. . . farts. For example: I wake the computer up, I open...
  37. 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...
  38. ToroHanushka

    [SOLVED] Downloads stop intermittently but uploads still work ?

    Hello everyone. I just witnessed really strange behavior from my Internet. I just got new router from provider and it works great. But when I play games or download files my download speed will every 30minutes or so drop to 0 and "disconnect" for 30s. And the weirder part is that the upload...
  39. JustAGuyWIthBadInternet

    Question Okay internet but bad ping spikes ?

    Hello I've been having ping spikes go from 70-80 to 300-400. I want to figure out why. I have wired connection to my pc from my router, Any advice or info yall need and can use to help me would be greatly appreciated. Anything helps. Thank you.
  40. A

    [SOLVED] Modem Micro-Cuts very often ?

    I re-made this post since that last time I posted it everything pointed at it being an electricity problem but I now have the modem connected directly to a UPS so I don't think that can be the problem anymore For the past 8 months or so I've been having trouble with my internet where the modem...