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Forum discussion tagged with nighthawk.
  1. DirtySZN

    Question Still Lagging while gaming with ethernet connection

    So I currently am having severe lag issues while gaming. I am hardwired meaning this - There is a main xfinity gateway(modem/router combo) in one room in my house. That gateway is the main one and I have nothing to do with it. It is my mother's for her workstation and I do not bother with it...
  2. DirtySZN

    Question STILL Lagging while gaming/packet loss...

    So I currently am having severe lag issues while gaming. I am hardwired meaning this - There is a main xfinity gateway(modem/router combo) in one room in my house. That gateway is the main one and I have nothing to do with it. It is my mother's for her workstation and I do not bother with it...
  3. tsmith154

    [SOLVED] Netgear XR500 Does see the hard drives connected to the USB ports but my computers do not.

    Hello and thank you for any help. I have connected two hard drives to the router via. the usb ports on the router. I go into the router dashboard. I go to: USB Storage/USB settings and Enable any USB Device Connected to the USB port (yes) USB Storage / ReadySHARE Storage and I see my hard...
  4. Q

    Question Do we have a modem?

    Okay. Here’s my silly question for the day. I’ve been reading about routers vs modems, how modems provide the internet while routers emit the wifi signal. I have been confused about our situation regarding a modem for years. Now I finally decided to try to figure it out. Do we even have a modem...
  5. A

    Question 5ghz connection loses internet but 2.4 and wired connections are fine

    I have weird issue that at this point I'm thinking is a hardware issue. I have my router (Nighthawk AC1900) setup to have both 2.4 and 5ghz active. I've had this in my home for 3 years with no issue. The last 2 months I've been having issues where the 5ghz connection has no internet for a few...
  6. Q

    Question Paying for EPB 300 Mbps but only getting around 80 Mbps?

    Router: Netgear AC1900 Nighthawk A few months back we upgraded EPB services from using a set top box to using their “EPB Fi TV” app through a fire stick, and apparently my dad also paid for 300 Mbps internet. Once the first EPB employee set our TV up, a second person came to our door and worked...
  7. GamerAid

    Question Rosewill Nighthawk z-rgb Case remote is not working

    I recently built a new pc, with a couple salvaged parts. I originallt built it with a B450 Tomahawk Max motherboard, but realized that it didnt have an addressable rgb header for the case. So I ordered an ASRock X570M Pro4 Motherboard with does have an addressable rgb connection on it. I swapped...
  8. Y

    [SOLVED] New R7000 Netgear Making Internet SLOW??

    So, i've just installed a new R7000 AC1900 Nighthawk router & my internet speed drops drastically?! My crappy ISP router pushes out 900-1000 download constantly on speedtest.net but when i plug in the R7000 it drops to around 300mbs?? This is through ethernet bear in mind, through wifi its...
  9. Y

    Question HELP!! Netgear R700 Won't get internet access, ISP Router does!

    Hi there, Im hoping you guys can help me as literally nobody else can, Not my fibre installer, not my ISP and not even Netgear community... So I purchased a second hand R7000 Router and I got home and literally plugged it in and all was sweet! One day the internet was going slow, so I hit the...
  10. J

    [SOLVED] My 3200 MHZ Ram Works on 2400!

    Hi. I bought a couple 8 GB(16GB) Teamgroup TForce Nighthawk 3200 mhz Ram (Timing: 16,18,18,38) 1.35V . My old Ram was Kingstone HyperX Fury 8 GB 2400 mhz 1.20V. When I replaced my new 16GB 3200 mhz ram with the old one ,I enabled Profile#1 D.O.C.P in Bios on Asus B450m-a (Ryzen 5 2600 CPU) and...
  11. D

    [SOLVED] Netgear AC1750 not getting full speed over ethernet

    My ISP recently upgraded their network and now offer gigabit speeds. I upgraded yesterday and went to BestBuy and purchased a DOCSIS 3.1 modem (Link below). I already had a decent router that claimed it supported gigabit over ethernet so I wasn't concerned with it. When plugging directly into...
  12. A

    Question Problem Configuring Mesh Network For Steam Streaming?

    I recently purchased a Netgear Nighthawk x4s mesh extender so I could extend my wifi upstairs to my desktop and stream my steam games downstairs (thanks to the extender's configuration setting for one wifi name). Initially it worked perfectly, and I was able to stream downstairs exactly as i...
  13. A

    Port Forwarding on Asus RT-ARCH13, port 19132

    Hello! I have a Asus RT-ARCH13 on Spectrum (this is my only router) with which I am trying to set up a Minecraft: Bedrock edition server for some of my friends and I to play on. I've set up Minecraft: Java edition servers (port changes, that's it setup-wise) before, however that was on a...
  14. B

    Wifi Adapter Replacement Compatibility

    Hello, I have an old Toshiba Satellite c650 (PSC12C-05U00S) that I've re-purposed and I want top replace the wifi card in it to something newer that supports faster wifi speeds and Bluetooth. However everything i'm reading tells me that the BIOS might affect what I can use to replace it and i'm...
  15. D

    amd a8 5600k overclocking turns into a dual core?

    overclocked my 5600k from 3.60 to 4.20 ghz and ran cinebench but noticed little to no difference to stock clocks (1 point more) and noticed it showed up as 2 cores 4 threads is this correct? or is it a bios setting?
  16. T

    should I upgrade anything?

    Some of the upcoming games 2016 are getting heavy sistem requirements I just like to be save for future games etc my specs Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4670K CPU @ 3.40GHz Video Card NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 overclocked to 1504mhz RAM 8.0 GBdd3 1600mhz mobo b85-g41 pcmate msi Powersup...
  17. J

    BIOS Update Issue

    Specs: Windows 7 Home Premium OEM ASRock 970 Extreme4 AM3+ AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Haven't updated BIOS since 2011. Want to upgrade from current CPU to an AMD FX 8350. Downloaded what I assume to be the necessary BIOS update (2.80 Windows). When I try to run installer, I get this...
  18. Y

    I have maxed out my Core clock and Memory clock for 3 weeks now.. Any possible damage? Answers will be greatly appreciated

    My GPU is "ACUS DirectCU II OC" GTX760.. and one time while i was opening my game there are like bubble particles on my game and I am worried that there might be possible damage to my gpu.