Ping

Forum discussion tagged with Ping.
  1. J

    Question Random ping spikes during AM hours

    Hello, I recently started getting ping spikes that last around 10 minutes. This happens mostly from 12am to 5am, I rarely experience the ping spike outside of these times. I am on ethernet, and when the spikes happen, my internet speed is fine. Also, there isn't any packet loss during the...
  2. Deadii

    Question 4000+ Ping in every Roblox game I play. My PC runs every other game at great frames and no lag, but Roblox is the outlier.

    Every game I join on Roblox leads me to extreme ping issues. I am on WiFi. I have tried everything. And as I mentioned above, this is only on Roblox. Here's a list of solutions I have tried off of the top of my head. Clearing temp files, updating drivers, factory resetting Windows, making a new...
  3. [SOLVED] Unexplainable ping spikes and packet loss.

    Before I am really sorry for my english, I tried to seek help on forums in my language but no one helped me. Recently I changed my ISP, they installed optical fibre to my new router which is Giga Connect Box. Connection worked fine for first few days or I just didn't really encounter ping...
  4. L

    Question Im getting random ping spikes while playing online games

    For years ive had the same issue, my ping randomly spikes to 500~ and fluctuates between 700 and 150 for 10 minutes or so. This appears to happen more frequently when ive downloaded a few dozen gigabytes worth of games but it will increase in frequency for a few days after the downloads and then...
  5. L

    Question I have good internet connection but can't play online games ?

    So at the end of May, the power to my house randomly shut off several times, and ever since then, I haven't been able to play any of my online games (on PS4) without it lagging like crazy. Before the power outage, I was able to play online games with no problem. Even with my family using it for...
  6. BurberryCheesecake

    Question High ping on one game only

    I am from PH and the servers that I play on Sandstorm are either from SG or Taiwan and since Nov 2021 I've been able to play on 40-90 ping up until 3 weeks ago where my ping is constantly above 300. I tried to reset my router and reinstalled my network drivers to no avail. How do I know what the...
  7. ez4tec

    Question Powerline ping spikes when brother watches videos & streams

    This isn't an issue with powerline reliability. I don't need to know that powerlines are less than ideal - I know, I wouldn't use them if I had another choice. So, my powerline adapters work perfectly, I have 0 complaints with them generally. My network consists of 4 nodes. One for the router...
  8. Flame1

    [SOLVED] Does living further away from the providers HQ affect the connection?

    Please read: I used to have internet speeds of 70mb DOWN and 20mb UP when I lived in a different city and had a different internet provider. With my new internet provider in a different city that I moved into I get 360mb DOWN and 40mb UP. Now the thing is, I noticed that when I am hosting a...
  9. Question Ping Spikes

    Hi. I faced a problem recently. When I connect to OpenVPN UDP sometimes my ping goes so high and it was ok a week ago. First I thought maybe it is the vpn server problem so I tested it with my friends pc and there was no problem and no ping spikes! I'll leave photos below. And I have another...
  10. Ellgtr

    Question Unstable ping when using WiFi, but only on one PC ?

    Bought a new laptop last month, Lenovo Ideapad Flex 5. Can't seem to get stable ping on it. Changed router yesterday and the problem still persists. Updated driver, changed dns, still same issue. Heres a ping test on the same wi-fi, same distance, nothing disrupting the connection. Laptop with...
  11. J

    [SOLVED] Ping issues

    So the past few months I've been having issues with my ping like whatever game I'll be playing on my pc for example CSGO, Rocket League, Minecraft (yesterday I had 800 ping), etc I have at least 130+ms ping with a 20-50% packet loss (On a European server). At first I thought it was my...
  12. Ev3puo

    [SOLVED] Wi-Fi signal cuts off for 1 second exactly every 30 seconds

    So, as the title says, my desktop disconnects from Wi-Fi exactly every 30 seconds, like if there's a software doing that on purpose. It started about 7 hours ago, I had already been using my pc for 3 hours and all I did was starting another match on the same game I've been playing the whole...
  13. S

    [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...
  14. Main601

    [SOLVED] Wireless Internet has recently started having lag spikes.

    I have recently been playing a new online game a lot. Initially I never had issues with rubber banding in the game but now it happens every 5-10 seconds. My character gets teleported backwards, actions I take in the online game do not get recognized etc etc. I've run ping tests in my CMD window...
  15. J

    [SOLVED] Does the router matter when using wired connection ?

    Hello, I have a Question regarding routers, as I am considering to buy a new one. I currently have my ISP's router which is a HUAWEI B528s-23a. The router is a Plug&Play kinda model, where i just insert the SIM-Card and plug it into the Power outlet of my wall. My current Data Plan is 40Mbit/s...
  16. I

    [SOLVED] Random Ping Spikes

    Hi ive had this issue for about 2 weeks now, ive tried using usb tethering, wifi, 4g router anything really, and i still get these random ping spikes, which leads me to think that its something wrong with the pc, but i have no clue what it could be. Can anyone help?
  17. Jamry

    [SOLVED] Will upgrading to a gaming wifi router improve my ping on mobile games?

    I've got no problems when playing on my PC (since it's connected via Internet Cable) but when playing mobile games I experience spiking on my ping plenty of times. My current router at home is a Tenda Nova MW6, our internet speed is 100mbps. Also, there are plenty of people who uses the internet...
  18. R

    [SOLVED] Ping spikes? Jitter? Lying ISP? Who knows

    So, for about the last week or so, I've been having very strange ping spikes that I can't seem to catch. I've tried using pingtest and other speed testing websites, but they all say that everything is fine and that my jitter is around 20MS, ping is like 30MS, no issues. I called up my ISP and...
  19. L

    [SOLVED] Sudden jump in ping (0-30ms) Could switching ISPs help?

    So recently in the last month my ping has jumped from 0ms to 30ms, no matter what I'm pinging whether it's speedtest.net, google.com or a game I'm playing, and I was quite surprised that it jumped. At least since August 2020 to July 2021 (nearly a year) I averaged 0 ping with occasional 1 day...
  20. AnonymousJoke

    Question High Ping

    I recently got Windows 10 Pro which I use to mainly play video games but for some reason, my ping goes up to 1600 when I use it. My sister had a Chromebook so I used hers to play, ALL FINE NO BUGS, my sister asked if she could use my WIndows 10 i said yes, she used it to play games and was...
  21. R

    Question Wi-Fi constantly stops working for short intervals ?

    My computer for a while has been having bad ping spikes and I am unable to figure it out. This problem does not occur at all times but frequent enough to be frustrating. I'm not sure how to attach a picture but the graph in the task manager Wi-Fi tab has spikes of activity as every few seconds...
  22. A

    [SOLVED] Ping has suddenly increased but download/upload speeds are still okay ?

    So 2 weeks ago I upgraded my internet to optic fiber 100mb/s, they came in and set it up, gave me a router and all that.. I tested it that day and all was fine after a few days I logged into a game and ping was nice (50ms) everything was fine until a few days ago where the ping just all of a...
  23. J

    [SOLVED] Why am I getting ping spikes when my internet speeds are fine ?

    I have 60 down/5 up from Charter spectrum and I just moved into a new apartment with this internet. The internet speeds when I run a speed test are fine but when I play games, my ping tends to spike a lot. I live in an apartment with 1 other person and I AM connected to ethernet, yet I am still...
  24. T

    Question PING issue in mobile hotspot

    I don't have broadband connection. So I surf internet and play online games with my smartphone hotspot. And recently a problem came up that when I play pc games with my mobile hotspot connection the PING is super flactuating and high but at the same time when I check my PING in Smartphone the...
  25. Kab2k

    [SOLVED] Problem with download speed and ping with windows 10

    Just recently, I reseted my pc and noticed that it had much slower download speed and higher ping than I should. I than tried to plug my laptop into the same ethernet cable and the speed and ping got back to normal. Before I reseted my pc the download, upload, ping was around (850, 850, 2) but...
  26. D

    [SOLVED] Unusual connection issues; connection quality crumbles and only when gaming.

    My internet connection vastly deteriorates when entering a game and has some unusual behaviour. I'm going to use League of Legends as an example as that is the game I've been really testing this experience on. My network works perfectly on all devices, including this PC. Surfing the web is...
  27. N

    [SOLVED] Unable to solve packet loss/ping spikes

    Hey guys, I've been experiencing ping spikes and packet loss for about 2 years now and I'm at a loss for what to do. I have had countless tech visits and they always say we fixed the issue, I tell them no you didn't, they say my levels look good and their reading looks fine, then they try to...
  28. I

    [SOLVED] How to get low latency?

    Now im from Mozambique and in games servers i play in the middle east, getting an average 160ms ping, but this guy claims he is from south africa, and gets 60ms ping View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G6Q8ZCclbiQ&t=151s now i tried asking him how he gets low latency but he is to cool to...
  29. Chipyx

    Question Discord/Teams causing ping jitter ?

    Dear THF, I just created my account here in hope of further possible troubleshooting regarding a strange networking problem. Problem: Discord/Microsoft Teams/(STARFACE) is causing high ping spikes/jitter. This shows as randomly repeated 0,2-0,5 second ping of 1000 or higher. The packet itself...
  30. B

    [SOLVED] Ping a network printer

    Hi, Can a Windows user ping a printer in the same network even though the user has restricted access on that network printer in the Windows Active Directory? Thank You
  31. Jamry

    [SOLVED] How can I get a stable ping for Online Mobile Games on my Wifi?

    I have a decent internet speed and ping when playing on my PC since it is connected to the network switch. However there are some games that I play with friends using my Smartphone like Wildrift: League Of Legends which I play via WIFI. The problem is that it always flunctuates to like 999ms I...
  32. I

    [SOLVED] what is the best setting for network buffer?

    I play valorant on the Eu server and i always get 180+ ping (im from Mozambique) and there is a "Network Buffering" option, which should i select, "Minimum, Moderate, Maximum"? like what would be best?
  33. 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...
  34. I

    [SOLVED] Can a super fast internet decrease ping?

    Im from Mozambique and extremely fast networks aren't possible here, and in most online games due to no close server i always get 180ms+ ping on Eu servers, but i wonder if i get a 44tb/s (terabytes) network speed, will that decrease my ping? to maybe anything bellow 100? (please don't give me a...
  35. I

    [SOLVED] Why is putting a server so hard?

    I play Valorant and im from Southern Africa (Mozambique), and i play with 160ms on Barhain server, the valorant team has said they have plans for South African players but nothing came up, and im wordering why is it taking so long or why is it so hard, is it money? Covid? Not enough people...
  36. M

    Question Issue with ping in online games

    When I am playing games such as Rocket League, Apex Legends and Minecraft I get ping over 100 which doesn't sound bad but is. I have done many ping tests on cmd which result in under 10 ping consistently. My brother doesn't have any issues playing the same games as I do even though I am using a...
  37. P

    Question High ping spikes when playing video games

    Wired network problem Hello, recently i started having problem with 1 second ping spikes / lag spikes once every few minutes. I was having this problem last year but then we upgraded the net speed from 3 mb/s to 15 mb/s and the problem looked like solved. However now like 3 months later it...
  38. O

    [SOLVED] Connecting To Johannesburg Instead Of Melbourne

    Hey fellas, I've run into an issue when automatically connecting to matchmaking servers after fiddling around with the "hosts" file located in: C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc A few games with automatic server selection are having trouble recognising that I live in Melbourne and not South...
  39. G

    [SOLVED] My computer gets a network-related ping spike approximately every minute. Does anyone know how I could fix this?

    The ping spikes make it hard to play online games like CSGO because I'll keep having lag spikes and dying. This problem started about a week ago. Some days there are ping spikes, some days there aren't. I don't remember installing anything new. I'm thinking that it might be some type of virus...
  40. R

    [SOLVED] Experiencing ~1.5 second audio latency on communications involving an internet connection

    I've been trying to diagnose this issue for some time now. I have tried different PC's, different communication platforms, different headsets (USB, BT, etc.), different types of connections to my network (cat6, Wi-Fi), I've even upgraded my router to AX3000. No matter what I seem to do I...