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by fireblade37
Sun Feb 17, 2008 8:52 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: disappointed in my new broadband connection
Replies: 13
Views: 1442

Oh, so looking at recent replies, its looking like my faith is still lost.
by fireblade37
Tue Feb 12, 2008 10:48 am
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: disappointed in my new broadband connection
Replies: 13
Views: 1442

dogwomble wrote:I'm concerned about you saying the 48 gig has been dropped?

It actually hasn't been ... it's just as of this month charged $3 a gig for going over that.
Do apologise, yourright. I must of read it too late one nite :lol:
by fireblade37
Mon Feb 11, 2008 11:18 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: disappointed in my new broadband connection
Replies: 13
Views: 1442

Still poor

Well I seem to still get poor bandwidths about 9ish and only presume Im on a high retention ratio? Well Im going to admin im a pom and not usually the wining type cus im actually from wales. There I lived further away from the exchange, same router (but upgraded to Australian firmware), same PC etc ...
by fireblade37
Sun Feb 03, 2008 9:21 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: disappointed in my new broadband connection
Replies: 13
Views: 1442

Does it occur every night after 9PM? Is it only affecting international sites? Can you do the same speed test after 9PM using Australian sites so we can determine where the problem may be? An issue has just cropped up over the weekend with my telephone but im sure its unrelated. My broadband is sti...
by fireblade37
Thu Jan 31, 2008 9:59 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: disappointed in my new broadband connection
Replies: 13
Views: 1442

Because its in the evening that my speeds drop right down. The DL tests were in the afternoon. Here is what I get @ 9pm with same proceedure:- Apple site: 39.1Kbps Nvidia site: 40Kbps Exetel speed test: 1.78Mpbs its as if the network is struggling with demand where I presume most people use it?? Whe...
by fireblade37
Thu Jan 31, 2008 4:02 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: disappointed in my new broadband connection
Replies: 13
Views: 1442

I did as instructed and went to Apple and Nvidia to download large files at the same time: Apple itunes was downloading at 270kb/sec whilst Nvidia driver was downloading at 223Kb/sec. I then soon after did the Exetel speed test which showed 3.63Mbps which has jumped up considerably since last night?...
by fireblade37
Wed Jan 30, 2008 10:56 pm
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: disappointed in my new broadband connection
Replies: 13
Views: 1442

disappointed in my new broadband connection

Not sure whats going on here. But for some reason, I'm only getting 272kbps DL speed on exetels test page. and simular readings on speedtest.net. I carried out all the tests as described in forum. I have done DNS pri/sec check, no proxy, no speed control software, no p2p running, update off, and onl...