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by bowserxj
Thu Mar 12, 2009 12:11 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Something Seriously Wrong
Replies: 3
Views: 426

Re: Something Seriously Wrong

Any ideas exetel?

Also, my brother just churned to TPG so once he is connected i should be able to see where the problem is.
by bowserxj
Wed Mar 11, 2009 11:27 am
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Something Seriously Wrong
Replies: 3
Views: 426

Re: Something Seriously Wrong

Well just checked speed again now and I am getting

Your current bandwidth reading is:
7.08 Mbps
which means you can download at 906.2 KB/sec. from our servers.

So this surely must indicate a bottleneck somewhere..
by bowserxj
Tue Mar 10, 2009 9:42 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Slower Sync Speeds Than Normal - Mitchelton QLD
Replies: 6
Views: 455

Re: Slower Sync Speeds Than Normal - Mitchelton QLD

I have the same drama, this was the response i got "The speeds shows that you are not having any speed issues. Any speed above 1.5mbps is acceptable. Please check your line filter/splitters as well." That is not 1.5mbs download but the connection rate, so this equates to about 100kbps. (note my sync...
by bowserxj
Tue Mar 10, 2009 8:23 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Something Seriously Wrong
Replies: 3
Views: 426

Something Seriously Wrong

Ok so the last few weeks I have had major speed issues with my ADSL2+ connection. I logged a ticket about 2 weeks ago and done the usual isolation, speed tests 15 times over with about 8 different support staff , the conslusion was that I might need to pay for an engineer or whoever to come out. Any...
by bowserxj
Tue Feb 24, 2009 8:51 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Newcastle internet getting really slow
Replies: 72
Views: 4296

Re: Newcastle internet getting really slow

Join the club

Test run on 24/02/2009 @ 08:48 PM

Mirror: Exetel
Data: 3 MB
Test Time: 37.04 secs

Your line speed is 661 kbps (0.66 Mbps).
Your download speed is 83 KB/s (0.08 MB/s).


3pm - 1.08mb/s
6.30pm - 600kb/s
8.50pm - 83kb/s

:?
by bowserxj
Sun Feb 22, 2009 1:30 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Newcastle internet getting really slow
Replies: 72
Views: 4296

Re: Newcastle internet getting really slow

Operational Mode ADSL2+
Upstream 1018 kbps
Downstream 9896 kbps
Noise Margin (Upstream) 8.2 db
Noise Margin (Downstream) 6.5 db
Attenuation (Upstream) 26.0 db
Attenuation (Downstream) 35.0 db


cheers,
by bowserxj
Sun Feb 22, 2009 11:43 am
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Newcastle internet getting really slow
Replies: 72
Views: 4296

Re: Newcastle internet getting really slow

Still having dramas on my exchange, today is the worse its been.

I tested it and it came up as max download of 77kbs, i tested again 5 minutes later and now its 173kbs.

btw This is the Engadine exchange
by bowserxj
Mon Feb 16, 2009 6:38 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Slow Speed - Engadine Exchange
Replies: 2
Views: 327

Re: Slow Speed - Engadine Exchange

turns out my brother who is on the same exchange has the exact same issue. He is also with Exetel.
by bowserxj
Mon Feb 16, 2009 6:38 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Newcastle internet getting really slow
Replies: 72
Views: 4296

Re: Newcastle internet getting really slow

not just over newcastle area, im in south sydney and am getting craphouse speeds, maxing out around 250kbs.

I hope whatever fixes the above problem will be the same for mine.
by bowserxj
Sun Feb 15, 2009 2:30 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Slow Speed - Engadine Exchange
Replies: 2
Views: 327

Slow Speed - Engadine Exchange

Over the last few weeks my connection speed has been up and down like a yo yo, I am on adsl2+ and can get over 1mbs from certain sites and torrents. Generally i cant watch Utube videos without buffering every 5 seconds (i have read other posts on this) Today i logged on and noticed slowness so i ran...