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Broadban speed keeps changing???

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Hello. Does anyone know why my BB speed keeps changing between around 5mb/s and 10mb/s? It is really annoying. Pages will not load when it drops. Thanks. Im with Virgin media 20mb/s
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6y, 2m agoPosted 6 years, 2 months ago
Hello. Does anyone know why my BB speed keeps changing between around 5mb/s and 10mb/s?

It is really annoying. Pages will not load when it drops.

Thanks. Im with Virgin media 20mb/s
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6y, 2m agoPosted 6 years, 2 months ago
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#1
5mbps is still fast and would not stop pages loading.

Packet loss/ hec/ fec errors/ faulty line will.


Check http://www.speedtest.net Then http://www.pingtest.net post results. Then go on virgin status pages to see if there are any issues about service.

Edited By: dontasciime on Jan 22, 2011 21:10
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http://www.speedtest.net/result/1123276021.png
http://www.pingtest.net/result/32843056.png
#3
am on virgin 20 mb , and allways get around 12 mb to 19 mb all the time
#4
You could be being traffic managed by Virgin as they operate that. But web pages should load at a decent speed unless you are heavily downloading. If you arent doing anything at those points you should contact them as it might be a fault.
#5
Im with Virgin and the last two days after 1am the net goes DEAD slow. I mean it is soooo slow i could not even load HUKD. Today the net has been slow as hell as well, only until around 5pm it has decided to speed up.
#6
You sure your not on 10mb ?
#7
make sure you are not downloading anything else whilst testing on ping test.

if you still get a b line and 16 ms jitter it's an indication that things are not right and further testing should be used whatever virgin advises in this situation. (choose a few diffrerent servers from ping test though to rule out them having an issue)


Edited By: dontasciime on Jan 22, 2011 21:23
#8
Guys go to virgin website and the forums. Log the fault there. I was having similar problems. Wrote on the website. Technical support asked me a few question, engineer came over and added a special plug on my modem. Everything smooth since then. Getting 19.2mb speed on my 20mb connection

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