Forum discussion tagged with wired.
  1. Jeff_120

    Question Asus router and ethernet ip problem under Windows

    Hello I received the Asus RT-AC86u yesterday, it's a real beast of Wifi speed specially on 5G, I could get 125mb/s while the modem is only 80ish mb/s while in repeater mode! Though today I plugged an ethernet cable to my desktop PC and it worked like for 5 minutes then the internet was gone on...
  2. cavalo123

    [SOLVED] Netgear Ethernet switch help

    Hi, I've recently set up an unmanaged Netgear 24port (GS324) Gigabit Ethernet Switch from a Virgin Superhub (UK). Wireless speeds are clocking at 250mbps which is roughly in line with my 350mbps deal, but the speed from the switch won't seem to go above 75/80mbps (regardless of location)...
  3. M

    Question Cannot access Wired PC from a Wireless Laptop connected through Router (ZTE F660)

    The question is in the title, any help is appreciated Cannot access Ethernet Cable Wired PC (LAN) from a Wireless Laptop (Wifi) connected through Router (ZTE F660) Regards
  4. 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...
  5. Mason1204

    Question Need help with slow speeds.

    Here's my problem. Currently my PC is only getting 17 download when I pay for 400. My current network setup is Router > long run to switch > Short run to PC. Here is everything I've done and tested so far: I've completely replaced the long run cable to my switch. I tested the short run...
  6. I

    Question Disconnected from servers ( still connected to internet )

    Right, Don't know where to start but got to start somewhere. Recently built a new gaming pc and since then I'm having network disconnection problems on games and certain websites are slow to load as in Gmail and Amazon. But I'm loading Youtube videos fine and other sites. Spec's of my new pc are...
  7. ScotchyRotchy

    [SOLVED] Light and comfortable headset?

    Hello everyone, I’m looking for a super comfortable wired headset that has a mic for a whole day of work with low head pressure as high pressure headsets give me headaches. any ideas?
  8. T

    [SOLVED] Ping high in games after new PC.

    Hello I recently built a new PC and I have been facing high ping in certain games since new PC was up and running. Used to get 5 ping on my local server in CSGO and Dota2, now each server has ~+30 ping, and some servers are now unplayable as my ping is now ~100 from usual 60-65. On my old system...
  9. thomfranken

    Question Unstable wired connection

    Hello, Since a year or 2 i've been getting unstable ping in games, to the point that it became unplayable. My connection is wired and have enough download speed to have stable connection. So at this point i've tried countless software related things to solve the problem. I even changed my...
  10. TheShuman

    [SOLVED] Rubber Banding on Call of Duty Modern Warefare and Counter Strike

    So I have tried everything under the sun to try and get my finger round why I am getting this problem. My first guess is that its something to do with my network however I don't seen to be changing much in Ping. I checked my firewall to see if that was issue and nope. I checked if I was losing...
  11. Chick3n

    [SOLVED] Xbox One Controller not connecting to PC via wired

    I have an Xbox controller I'm trying to connect to my PC via a micro usb to usb cable. But when I connect it, the controller buzzes for half a second and when I press the Xbox button, the light blinks for about 2 minutes but never actually syncs. There is no Windows sound when I connect the usb...
  12. FlashGuard

    [SOLVED] Running a PC in another room wirelessly ?

    Hello, I am looking for a cheap affordable way to use a PC in another room wirelessly. I have a gaming rig in one room and my girlfriends as well. She may be looking into working from home as i do. However, we both need a quiet environment to work. She cannot work in the same room as me...
  13. S

    [SOLVED] Wired connected is lost when Mac laptop unplugs cable

    Hello! I'm currently having a problem where my wired connect is lost when my colleague unplugs her dongle with ethernet connected. We're currently an iMac, a PC and the MacBook Pro or Air connected to the same switch, TP Link TL-SG105 - both the iMac and the PC loses the wired connection when...
  14. C

    Question USB Issues With ThermalTake MT LEVEL 20

    I have USB connection issues with my case, the 1st USB port in the front of the case does not work except for like flash drivers, everything else such as Bluetooth/wifi adapters, other USB devices do not work on the first port, but on the second port everything works fine, I have a HyperX Cloud...
  15. D

    [SOLVED] It appears that my TP Link stops working and I randomly lose internet?

    I use a TP link powerline from my router, into the wall socket, to my wall socket where the computer is located and then to my PC. It seems that when I require somewhat high download speeds which comes from streaming video, the internet suddenly drops out, and I get no connection to the...
  16. L

    Question Wired and wireless lagging only on pc

    The past few days I have been able to play any online games on PC as I have been lagging nonstop. When I run wired, it runs fine for about 30 seconds and then will cut out completely, then going back to normal. So then I try to go to wireless and I lag consistently to the point where I can't...
  17. R

    Wireless headphones safe?

    Hello, I have arctis 7 wireless headphones and I am scared that the headphones will cause some type of damage to me or harm me in someway because they are wireless. are they safe, or should I switch over to wired From Ryan
  18. MasterGamer99

    [SOLVED] Internet on work pc keeps going on and off

    I work IT for a dealership and recently one of our main pc's internet keeps going on and off few few mins/hours sometime and while that's happening we cant use our cash drawer, printer or receipt printer on the other pc's because that end pc is the main one we use. I've tried replacing it with...
  19. Takeshys

    [SOLVED] Wired internet speed slows down after a few minutes

    Hi, I have a wired internet connection with 800Mb/s speeds. but after a while it drops down to 20-50Mb/s. If i restart the network adapter (intel ethernet connection I2I7-V) it goes back to normal for a while. Ive tried different adapter drivers, ive updated my bios, in the adapter properties...
  20. The Reaper Wolf

    [SOLVED] Getting lower speed with Cat 6a Ethernet cable compared to my Wifi?

    I have been having internet problems the last few weeks on my PC (every other device in my house works fine), I was getting really slow speeds and was getting a lot of twitter buffering. Recently as in today, my internet has gotten really bad and I decided to do some troubleshooting. I tried...
  21. Richardson Technub

    [SOLVED] I have moved to a new house that I believe have come with ethernet wiring.

    I moved in to a new place recently. Bought a PC and noticed that the whole house is ethernet wired (ethernet ports in each bedroom and living room). I looked around in the garage and found a panel. My plan was to connect the main router (my router is a 2 in 1 modem and router rented from Shaw)...
  22. Z

    [SOLVED] Headphones with 3 meter cable

    Hi, I have been using Philips SHM7410 headphones for last couple of years, they worked really well for me. I occasionally used to record tutorials, they worked good enough for me. I am looking to replace them but I really like the long cable and don't want to use wireless. Does anybody know...
  23. S

    Question Turning wifi to wired connection

    I have a wifi device but I would prefer using it as a wired device. I would like to know if it is possible to stop the wifi device from giving out wireless connection signal so that I can instead use a usb wire to connect to my pc and share internet directly to my pc from the device.
  24. Myako

    Question Random loud noises in headset???

    So I was playing some games with some friends and all of a sudden, my headset starts making this REALLY loud static sound. This isn't the first time this has happened, and when it has happened in the past, i usually just unplug and plug the headset back in and it works fine, but this time it is...
  25. F

    [SOLVED] My Download speed has plummeted to 1 mbps when I should be getting around 80 mbps

    Over the past weeks, my download speeds have dropped dramatically. I use a powerline adapter to connect my router and pc via ethernet. The powerline adapter is TL-PA7010P Kit v3. I honestly cannot figure out what is wrong. My ping has also raised to 60 instead of 9. However, my upload speeds...
  26. M

    [SOLVED] Please Help, Wireless and Wired Internet Speeds Do Not Match.

    My max internet speeds do not exceed either my wired, or my wireless network speeds, if I'm on the 5Ghz band. However, my internet speed test using ookla over wireless vs wired shows that the wireless is reaching only 50% of what the wired is. I regularly reach 800+ Mbps on the 5Ghz band, and...
  27. velocci

    Question wifi router that can handle alot of devices

    Hi all, I'm looking for a wifi router that can handle a lot of wireless and wired devices. I have about 10 wired devices and 12 wireless devices. I also want a lot of speed. Can someone recommend a good router for $300 or less Canadian? Also, if a wifi router has 4 network ports, does that...
  28. A

    [SOLVED] My router-switch not showing up in my main router!?

    hello there, i converted my old router into a switch by following online tutorials, it is working like a charm. the problem is that i cant see my router-switch in my main router. i can see devices connected to the router-switch in main router as wired connections even if it is wireless. thank you!
  29. C

    Question Getting annoying ping spikes in-game on my wired connection while using a Chromecast on WiFi

    So I noticed that while playing Dota 2 the other day that I was getting massive stuttering linked to my ping going from around 20-30 up to 130+ for a second then jumping back down and that was causing my game to stutter severely. I couldn't figure out why it was doing this as I play on a wired...
  30. sufyanmess007

    [SOLVED] Powerline issue.

    I recently have had an 85 mbps powerline adapter, and i was getting speeds of 300kbps whilst downloads, i now have bought a 1000mbps netgear PL1000 powerlines and yet i still get 700KBp which is awful, the powerlines are not plugged into am extension cable however there is a plug next to it that...
  31. T

    Question Need to have wired connection on multiple devices

    I have a computer and a ps4 in my room that i want both to have a wired connection at all time. The problem is i cant i have a tp-link plug thingy that is wired to my pc and every time i want to use my ps4 i have to climb through a forest of wires just to wire it to my ps4. Any suggestions?
  32. R

    Question Having problems with my Xbox one controller on my PC

    Hello, I've been having issues turning on my controller while on PC, it's an Xbox one controller that needs to be wired. I plug it in, and there's a small light right above it's power button that turns on. But when I go to turn the controller on nothing happens. I've tried uninstalling it and...
  33. K

    [SOLVED] Strange Issues With Wired Connection After new Modem/Router Install

    First off, some basics. The new Moden/Router is the Netgear Nighthawk C7000. I have Xfinity gigabit internet (can't remember the exact plan name, but it's up to just shy of a gb/s) There are currently a total of thirteen devices connected to the router. Six are wired and seven are wireless...
  34. briansalinasssss

    [SOLVED] Question about Wired Connection vs Wireless

    I recently got a 80ft ethernet cable. After multiple test I noticed my wireless connection was a bit faster on download speeds but the latency was lower. Is it always better to keep my pc wired for gaming or should I go for the slightly higher download speed? I have a very small knowledge about...
  35. B

    Question Wireless connections won't connect but wired is working?

    Mobile devices specifically won't connect when there's a certain number of people using them at the same time. The two computers do work as normal. There are about 8 mobile devices connected to the router, two wired computers and one smart tv connected every day. The issue goes away once I...
  36. kappisto

    Quick question about new EVGA 1080ti FTW3 possible noise,whine issues

    After a day of work ive noticed a light backround "whine" on my new card. I cant really place the sound where it comes from, but when i switch fans to 0% its gone so i guess fans?! It looks like it is worse when the fans are under higher load(60%+). Also i cant tell if i just got good hearing or...
  37. S

    build a subwoofer box with 2 subs one front one down firing? bad idea?

    build a subwoofer box with 2 subs one front one down firing for home theater. basically im thinking of building a sub box with 2 subs 8" or 10". divide and port the box the to the front lower corner have one firing down and one firing front. plan to use it with home theater system(hooked to pc)...
  38. M

    Aorus 1080 Power Connection

    Hello there fellows ! Please excuse the noobness. I wanted to ask if the Aorus GTX 1080 8G can be used with the Rosewill Capstone G650 PSU which comes with these cables: 20+4-pin Motherboard: x1 4+4-pin CPU: x1 6+2-pin PCIe: x4 SATA: x8 Molex: x4 The graphics card shows an 8 + a 6 pin power...
  39. attacus

    No boot, no beep, no bios, no video

    I've already followed the 23 steps posted here (http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/forum/261145-31-perform-steps-posting-post-boot-video-problems). Unfortunately, my mobo doesn't have internal graphics, so I have to use my GPU, which I've tested in another machine so I know it works. Everything is...
  40. K

    Whats the best CPU i can get on a budget

    Hi im looking for a new CPU, it needs to be the correct series as im running a MSI A78M-E35 Military Class Motherboard and it has to be atleast 6 or more cores, i currently have a AMD A10-6800K 4.10 Ghz quad core and its not good enough, thanks