Packet Loss

Forum discussion tagged with Packet Loss.
  1. F

    Question Lost/Late Packets & High Network Jitter/Ping Maxes for Months. Tried Everything and Desperate for Help

    As stated above, I have been having drastic problems with network jitter/high max ping spikes causing late/lost packets and could really use some help in any capacity. I came back home from college knowing that I would want to stream on Twitch while I was back home but when I tried to, my...
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    Question Months of Packet Loss & Jitter Problems

    About 2 months ago I started experiencing pretty bad packet loss, on and off every few hours. 2-8 hours of stability, 2-8 hours of ~2% packet loss peaking in and out, repeat. About 2-3 weeks ago instant jitter also started becoming an issue, peaking out around 100ms. In the two months since...
  3. Phillip_Sparks

    Question My internet is fast but packet loss in video games is too frequent and games unplayable ?

    PC Specification 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 packet speed Download 500 Mbps Upload 500 Mbps I have 2 routers, 1 is downstairs with the cable connecting from outside to the router downstairs and...
  4. Question Packet Loss Only On Upload

    Long version: For about a month I have been experiencing pretty severe packet loss but only on my upload. There was a power surge one day- all of my hardware is plugged into a surge protector- and that night when trying to stream to Twitch I dropped a constant 30% frames. My upstream light would...
  5. 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...
  6. MakuCS

    Question Experiencing occasional packet loss via one pc but not on another

    Since a few months I experience occasional packet loss on one pc using an ethernet cable (which also leads to high ping but it is not usable anyways). The wifi and other pcs (using other ethernet cables) don't have the same issue (My problem pc can't use wifi so I cannot verify if this would...
  7. X

    [SOLVED] I get lags, but only in games. I think its because of packet loss. How do I fix it?

    Hello, about half a year ago i started getting lags in video games. My internet speeds and ping are decent. Lags occur only when I'm playing games. When I get a lag, the game stops reacting to my input, and players walk in a place of freeze. I often get notifications in game saying "poor...
  8. mansan_lam

    [SOLVED] ping spikes and packet loss in games even though just browsing the web is perfectly fine.

    ive been getting a ton of frequent ping spikes and packet loss in games on my pc and its unplayable. everything other than games runs smoothly. ive done a factory reset on my router and reboot on my verizon ont box but nothing seems to work. ive ran some tests and even though the ping and packet...
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    [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...
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    Question Why does my Xbox have high packet loss on my ISP only?

    This is really strange, so hoping the genius-hive here can help! Recently, I've been experiencing frequent connection errors to my Xbox party chats. After exhausting all of the Microsoft & Unifi forums, my best guess is that it's tied to my ISP somehow. Through the Xbox network settings, I see...
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    Question Packet burst in COD Vanguard and unstable packet loss in Halo ?

    Hello, im about to give up trying to solve my problem. So I am having this stutter problem in Call of Duty vanguard where it pops up with packet burst. The same thing in Halo Infinite pops up "unstable Packet loss". I have Gigabit internet, with a new modem (even tried using my 5g hotspot on my...
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    [SOLVED] Intermittent problem on long ethernet cable

    This problem is driving me crazy. I laid down an unshielded CAT 6 ethernet cable (exterior reinforced cable) between my house and a shack in the garden, this over a length of roughly 30 meters. The cable is mostly running outside, except for a stretch of 5 meters where it's running in a 230V...
  13. N

    [SOLVED] Wired connection experiencing heavy packet loss whilst gaming ?

    Hi, I've been plagued with network issues for a long period of time whilst gaming. These issues are persistent and extreme. I mainly play Warzone. However i've experienced the same issues on CSGO. The issue itself is a 10/20 second full disconnect whilst playing. During this time period I can...
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    [SOLVED] How do I narrow down cause for Packet Loss?

    So recently I noticed I was loosing packets in just about everything. Streaming shows over WiFi i would get alot of buffering, playing games like Valorant and FF14. In valorant id get 5%-20% packet loss and FF14 i get random short disconnects. I ping google 10 times and usually get about 10-30%...
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    [SOLVED] Warzone/Multiplayer/other games suffering from extreme lag/stuttering/packet loss ?

    Okay, so I am having the worst lag ever in multiplayer and in warzone. This includes the lobby as well. Lagging, stuttering, game practically freezes for a second when I come in contact with anyone or anything. I have good internet and bought a new ethernet just in case. Rebooted router. This...
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    Question %100 packet loss via ethernet

    Hello. When i use ethernet connection and trace easo.ea.com or google.com via ethernet i have %100 packet loss. Via wifi %0 packet loss and everything works fine. I tried different computers and result is same for both. My router firewall setted as low there s no way to turn it off. I will glad...
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    [SOLVED] Packet loss and high latency ?

    I am having packet loss and latency issues for awhile and my ISP doesnt seem to know what to do. The odd thing is when i download a game i barley have any packet loss and latency but the moment im not it goes crazy which doesnt make any since to me i thought it might have been the modem so i...
  18. S

    [SOLVED] 100% late packets ?

    So i think i have been having this issue for a while. My download speeds are 70/10 and when downloading, it does hit that speeds. But if i were to open up youtube or any other website, it takes about 3 seconds before it actually starts loading. GTA V takes long to load too. This has been going...
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    [SOLVED] Packet Loss and ping issues

    I have noticed an oddity on my desktop pc. Which does not occur on my laptop. When playing games or using chat such as discord and zoom, every now and again my connection would drop and take a little while to reconnect. I have taken to using CMD ping test to google whilst doing these things to...
  20. portovedo

    [SOLVED] I have packet loss in every game and my room mates don't, what can I do to solve this?

    I ran ping plotter and command lines such as "ping google.com -t" and "tracert google.com" and both in ping plotter and the tracert command, hop number 2 fails to answer! I am using a wired connection (tried wireless and the same happened)! my laptop is a Lenovo Legion Y540 - 15IRH I also...
  21. DirtySZN

    [SOLVED] Packet loss for over 10+ MONTHS!

    So as the title says, I have literally been struggling/dealing with packet loss for over the last 10+ months.. I am not going to sit here and complain to you guys on how mad and frustrated I am at my home networking situation as I can’t do my competitive gaming or stream and make extra income...
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    [SOLVED] Packet Loss every minute

    Hello, I have a linksys WUSB6400M wireless network adapter connected to my pc. I play multiplayer games and Every minute I have packet loss and my entire game freezes. It stops after about 2-5 seconds and it comes back to normal. I’ve brought it back to the store and they tested it and it was...
  23. n9neman

    [SOLVED] Packet loss only on one computer on the same network

    So, really weird issue here. I've been getting bad packet loss while gaming on my desktop for quite some time now. All this time, I assumed it was my ISP's fault, but I'm starting to think i was wrong. I used another laptop in my house to ping to the router to test packet loss, and i get NO...
  24. C

    [SOLVED] Packet Loss between PC and Router

    Hi, guys! I am living in Germany, am an ex-UnityMedia costumer and now Vodafone customer. I noticed that I am loosing packets between my PC and my, Vodafone-provided, Vodafone Station. Can you tell me what/if I need to do (anything) about this? I would also like to mention I have been having...
  25. DirtySZN

    [SOLVED] Severe packet loss only on Fortnite servers..

    So I’ve had severe packet loss issues on Fortnite for 6 months now. I play on PS4 Pro, and I’m connected via CAT-6 Ethernet from my Arris modem to the PS4(modem connected to outlet in wall via coaxial cable). My plan I pay for is “Extreme Pro Internet” - 600mbps download/15mbps upload speed...
  26. Sparrowhawk120

    [SOLVED] Packet Loss Between PC and Router?

    I have an Eero mesh connected to my ActionTec router because my house is old and the ONT uses Coax. My PC's IP is redacted The Problem: When I run a ping command in command prompt and monitor the packets with Wireshark, I notice that periodically my computer will stop pinging the router, and...
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    Question Poor Network Performance

    I recently started having issues with my upload speeds. I have a SB6141 modem and a 150 / 10 Mbps plan with Cox. Intermittently throughout the day my upload speeds drop to roughly 0.15Mbps, on every wireless and wired device. Otherwise I have had solid service for a few years at advertised...
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    [SOLVED] Unexplained packet loss on cable modem hop

    Been scratching my head over this one for a few days, and the results are inconsistent and frustrating. The ISP visited on Monday and fixed some bad cable splitters, but it did not seem to resolve the issue. I also replaced the modem as a last resort, but this did not seem to help. Every 20-40...
  29. MAZZxp

    [SOLVED] How to fix late packets?

    For a while now I've had issues with my wifi, where every few seconds the receive would drop to 0 mbps. See link: View: https://imgur.com/qPu9MDY Eventually I bought a new wifi-card (TP-Link Archer TX3000E) and it flattened out the receive graph. Although it did seem to help, my internet in...
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    Question I think my new ISP has some serious Packet Loss issues

    Hi community, I'm at a loss. I switched ISPs because my previous one was terrible but now it seems the new one has packet loss issues... great. I game a lot and I've noticed massive latency spikes, going from a stable 90ms to 300-900ms spikes that last a couple seconds. I've been running...
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    [SOLVED] Packet Loss on my PC whereas other computer does fine on gaming

    Dear gurus, I am experiencing frequent and significant packet loss while gaming (I mainly play Dota 2 and Valorant), and I observed it happened in Dota 2 while the fps also drops from 120+ fps to 80 fps. I tried swapping LAN cable with my brother's and the problem persists, mean while my...
  32. D

    [SOLVED] My online games lagging even though my internet speed is good.

    Hi, Recently I have been having an issue with my online gaming experience. All the games which I had been playing just a week ago (Warzone, Apex, Fifa 20) with little to no issue now lags every time I log in. I have done a speed test using the app and the download was well above 30 Mbps. And...
  33. DirtySZN

    [SOLVED] Wired connection with lag/packet loss

    So I have Xfinity as my ISP - I am hard wired connected to Netgear wifi cable modem router AC1750 model number C6300 plus my Netgear XR500 gaming nighthawk router to my PC - Just to clarify, I have 2 routers basically because I set the Netgear C6300 into router mode so that it is only a modem...
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    [SOLVED] Another Packet Loss Thread

    So, for the past year or so, I've had massive packet loss with any game I've played. I've tried everything, every solution I can think of short of replacing my router (which is relatively new, by the way). I've tried the worthless VPNs I keep getting recommended, but those just shoot my ping up...
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    Question I have a ton of packet loss i need help fixing it

    In Fortnite i get about 10% packet loss on my own servers. What should i so to fix it i just got a new router too. I dont know what to do my router is a Comtrend Wireless Gateway Model VR - 3060 View: https://imgur.com/a/gKokGOU
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    Question Slow internet speeds, high packet loss on wired connection

    I've been having slow internet issues for the last month or so (before the whole stay at home COVID issues.) I have a 150/10 from Cox and it has been terribly unreliable. I have a brand new Motorola DOCSIS 3.1 modem and a Netgear R6220 router which is wired directly to the PC. I've updated all...
  37. brahmsPC

    Question High Packetloss on Default Gaetway

    Hi, So im getting packet loss while playing dota 2 (every 5mins). So i run pingplotter to "sgp-1.valve.net" and this is what i got View: https://imgur.com/KLgJZzo btw, this test is done with the ff considerations: wired connection using 10m utp cat6; single pc test; tested at night to dawn...
  38. JoeyMan12345

    [SOLVED] Random packet loss spikes while playing games on my WiFi

    Hello everyone! Ever since about 4 months ago, I had started to experience connection issues (Predominantly while playing games, which makes up most of what I do on my computer) and those connection issues seemed to be packet loss related. First, I had thought it may be a problem with my older...
  39. ben morris01

    [SOLVED] Packet loss, is this normal

    Hi All, I have started using geforce now for my gaming, i have fairly decent internet, fibre 65-70mb dl 19mb upl 6-9MS, but i keep getting the warning of packet loss? I'm on a 5ghz wireless connection but i also go ethernet on occasion (im using a lenovo ryzen 5 laptop 2500u) I have adjusted...
  40. Question Packet Loss Dota 2

    Hi. I'm from the Philippines and recently subscribed to PLDT Fibr 15 Mbps. While playing dota 2 (tested anytime of the day, even doing single pc test, disabling WLAN and other devices), I always get packet loss. Ping is good, then sudden packet loss from time to time. i did trace route the SEA...