slow internet

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  1. KleiKK

    Question Internet sudenly slowed down to 1mb up/down (problem with network card)

    Hello, can somebody tell me how test or what to do to fix this problem: My internet connection is around 100/100 mb and it was working perfectly until today. Suddenly all websites etc started to work very slowly and when i used speettest it showed 0.9/0.9 mb and i thought, <Mod Edit> maybe...
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    Question 18mbs connection) usb wifi dongle or ethernet. Thanks

    Im trying to decide should i buy an ethernet cable or a usb wifi dongle as my network speed is only 18mb/s (countryside) and my phone and tablet get around 12 download and 5 upload if that means anything. Im on a budget and ethernet is double the price so I only want to get it if there is a...
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    Question Internet suddenly slow during the day on my pc only

    Hi. I have a problem where my PC speed is 3.5 mbps when it should be at lest 25 mbps. But it's not always slow. At around midnight my speed goes up to where it should be "35-40mbps" but at 7 AM it goes back to 3.5-4mbps at max. When I do a speed test sometimes it goes up to 10 but quickly goes...
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    Question Slow internet speed when one device downloads over LAN

    Hi everyone wondering if you can help me figure this out. We're on Virgin media and get about 350mb/s download. We have two PC's one connected directly into the router with a CAT5e cable. The other is downstairs and plugged in via a powerline adapter. When the PC with the powerline adapter is...
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    Question Slow browsing speed randomly on second router

    So i have two routers in my home set up,one is in the living room which is the main primary router (huawei Router) and one is in my room (Netgear Router) connected to the primary router with ethernet cable in one of the Ethernet Lan slots. Ever since i had the second router set up in my...
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    Question what could be reducing my internet speed to one server only, and only on my pc?

    This is odd, I know. I'm a web designer, and currently I have speed problems downloading files from my own dedicated server. I've already searched everywhere and found nothing about this, I hope any of you have any answers, these are the sympthoms: If I download a file (lets call it...
  7. Question Download speed capped at 1 mbps

    Below you can see my internet speed. However, when I try to download anything from any site or platform, it always caps out at around 1 mbps, sometimes a bit lower, sometimes a bit higher. Any suggestions? Thank you in advance.
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    Question My usb wifi adapter keeps randomly disconnecting?

    I got this Wi-Fi adapter a couple weeks ago and it was working fine the first day I was using it, after a little while the internet would have a 10 second lag spike, after a couple days it would just disconnect me from my internet completely. I tried contacting the manufacture to help me with...
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    [SOLVED] What to do if download speed is great but websites load slowly?

    For the last month or so my browsing speed started to get really bad. Sometimes it's completely fine but about 70% of the time websites take 7-10 seconds to load, and sometimes chrome even fails to load them for the first time. The problem is present on a computer with a wired connection, on a...
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    [SOLVED] 4G Broadband?

    Hi guys! Wasn't sure where to put this topic so sorry in advance if its not meant to be in the "Wireless-Networking" category. I live in a rural area and for all my life have suffered from terrible internet I just done a wired speedtest on my desktop and got around 1.5mbps down and 0.7 Up, not...
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    Question Internet slower than usual

    Hi guys, so yesterday my internet was ok, i did a speed test and i had over 600mbps, so no problem here. The next day my internet is very slow, did a speed test and can't get over 1mbps (its around 0.40 - 0.90) I think the problem it's coming from my PC because i tried a speed test on my phone...
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    Question Weird possibly CPU related internet problems.

    So I have had a weird conundrum over the past few weeks. So back when i had my old PC with a crappy 13 4150 in it, the internet was pretty slow and I thought it was my ISP's problem. But when i got a new PC with a Ryzen 5 1600 in it, the speeds suddenly shot way up, so i though that my old CPU...
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    Question Google Wifi extremely slow

    I have a 200mbps internet but google wifi only gives me 5 down and 3 up, I play online fps games a lot so this is a huge problem. I cant use wired because my pc is 1 floor up my router
  14. GvRanjit

    [SOLVED] Lenovo Laptops : Open any Game = Internet Bandwidth shrinks to ~100KBps download speed.

    I had been facing this issue since around 5-6 months ago, but didn't really understand that it was an issue until a month back. I realized that whenever I was playing any game, and switch to chrome, or Firefox to play any song on youtube, the song would : 1. Automatically decrease in quality...
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    [SOLVED] High ping in game from network Please help I gave up on trying.

    So I have a TP link archer T6E and It has great reviews for wireless gaming. (parents will net let me route Ethernet to my room) So lately I Have been play rainbow 6s and my ping spikes (now I have always had normal network spikes idk why but never ping) so it has been getting annoying. so I...
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    Question 100Mbps Internet Connection advice

    Need some advice on how to better improve my home internet performance Hardware Linksys - E1200 - Main router Google Wifi - 3 units Bedroom, Ofice and Living Room Desktop PC - Wireless dongle ( Tenda) The cable between Router and Google Wii - Cat 6 Number of devices connected = 19 ( mix o...
  17. kramerman

    Question Low internet speed on one laptop

    I have a Dell Precision 7510 (connected to ethernet) and just a couple of days ago I started getting ping spikes ingame. I have run several download and upload speed tests and my download speed is down to about 35 megabits/second (used to be 60+). I connected ethernet to another laptop and also...
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    [SOLVED] I need help with inherited XPS 410

    So, I recently inherited a XPS 410 and I want to fully convert it to a Gaming PC. But,I know barely anything about adding parts to this computer or any. I want to know which parts I could get for my converted Gaming PC. So, What is the Max Graphics Card I / My Computer could handle and what...
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    Will the RAM work? Will I be able to mix it?

    Hi. I have a HP Compaq 6005 Pro SFF and I just bought this RAM: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Patriot-Signature-PC3-12800-1600MHz-PSD34G160081/dp/B00AASUPHK?tag=georiot-trd-21&ascsubtag=tomshardwareuk-3044941229517003259-20 Would it work with my PC? Is it compatible? I'm scared because I heard people...
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    CPU runs really hot????

    Just a quick question. I have an i7 8700k in a custom loop running at stock voltages and core ratios. it idles at about 30-33 degrees but then when I test it in prime 95 non avx version it will instantly get temps of 82 degrees package temp when the water is still cold so it will get even...