connection speed

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by DCNickie50, Sep 22, 2002.

  1. DCNickie50

    DCNickie50 Guest

    since I downloaded sp1 service pack and IE6 service pack, my connection speed went from 50.6kbps toany where from 42kbps to 46kbps. Anyone else having connection problems. Windows XP Home Edition, dialup modem msn is my isp. Thanks for any help with this.
     
  2. Hipster Doofus

    Hipster Doofus Good grief Charlie Brown

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    Probably just the isp. My connection is up & down all the time, nothing constant.
     
  3. chris

    chris Free to Fly

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    cable is always constant =)

    /me wubs his 1mb cable line
     
  4. Hipster Doofus

    Hipster Doofus Good grief Charlie Brown

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    I hope you're wubbing it the right way. :eek: Stupid dialup. :(
     
  5. koko

    koko Got Root?

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    [​IMG]

    /me hugs cable modem tightly and sweetly
     
  6. neoterixx

    neoterixx Guest

    KOKO what test is that ?
     
  7. dabomb

    dabomb Moderator

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    /Me loves his 512k broadband :p
     
  8. stuy_b

    stuy_b Guest

    Im new to braodband.. but love it, I get average of 60.5kb/sec downloads :D


    [​IMG]
     
  9. dabomb

    dabomb Moderator

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    yeah me 2, when its late at night i reach 120kb/s
     
  10. ZAnwar

    ZAnwar Guest

    for some reason, my 512k goes down to about 5 kb, whats wrong, even with DAP, it goes max to about 60KB/s whats wrong ?
     
  11. paul2-0-0-2

    paul2-0-0-2 Moderator

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    lol wats ur isp
     
  12. dabomb

    dabomb Moderator

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    it really depends wheer your downloading from and at what time of the day you are using it etc etc
     
  13. paul2-0-0-2

    paul2-0-0-2 Moderator

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    yes cause BT depends how many users are useing it but BLUEYONDER always keep's the same cause BT is (****)
     
  14. ZAnwar

    ZAnwar Guest

    It's always like that, without DAP it is usually around 15 to 20kb but with DAP, max it will go to is around 55kb.

    It is fairADSL

    http://www.fairadsl.co.uk
     
  15. ZAnwar

    ZAnwar Guest

    I am getting a bit p'd off !!!!!!!
     
  16. paul2-0-0-2

    paul2-0-0-2 Moderator

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    am u sure that anit 128k not 521k
     
  17. dabomb

    dabomb Moderator

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    yeah you could well be on 128k as you aint getting the download speeds that us 512k broadband users are getting
     
  18. ZAnwar

    ZAnwar Guest

    When I connect, it says that the connection speed is 576KBps, and that company only does ADSL, or it does dialup aswell, can't remember !
     
  19. dabomb

    dabomb Moderator

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    then you are on 512k, i would get onto them and ask whats up with the download speeds that your currently getting
     
  20. paul2-0-0-2

    paul2-0-0-2 Moderator

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    nar it say's on the site it's 512k but it's usb so that could be how users are online cause usb adsl is **** u should go for Network Broadbad really