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by Tazz
Sat Nov 03, 2012 5:51 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...
Replies: 130
Views: 12592

Re: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...

Changed my MTU back to 1492
Modem off for 20mins, then rebooted
Did a Speedtest, and the results tell the story...
I'm in Launceston, on ADSL2... :cry:
by Tazz
Sat Nov 03, 2012 10:50 am
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...
Replies: 130
Views: 12592

Re: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...

No change here in Launceston, still slow, and I even crossed my fingers too...but it didn't work... :(
by Tazz
Fri Nov 02, 2012 1:15 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...
Replies: 130
Views: 12592

Re: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...

Update We have just been updated - The fix did not work, our suppliers had to roll back changes and replan. We have not been updated update yet for the ETR or their next attempt to fix this issue. Are they taking the weekend off? Or will work on the issue continue 24/7? Was the reason for the suppl...
by Tazz
Fri Nov 02, 2012 9:21 am
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...
Replies: 130
Views: 12592

Re: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...

In Launceston, and I'm seeing no change to my slow speeds... :cry:
by Tazz
Thu Nov 01, 2012 1:22 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...
Replies: 130
Views: 12592

Re: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...

I’m on the Taroona exchange and problem still not resolved for me. However I have carried out the WilliamC’s suggested modem change MTU=1400 (see his post https://forum.exetel.com.au/viewtopic.php?f=296&t=39797#p302792 ). After changing MTU my speed went from 0.2Mbits/s to 3.0Mbits/s so worthwhile ...
by Tazz
Wed Oct 31, 2012 11:29 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...
Replies: 130
Views: 12592

Re: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...

It's not only not fixed, it's actually getting worse, have started downloading a 33mb file using Flashget, it's still got 6 hours and 20mins to go! on an ADSL2 connection! Dear Tazz, We have identified issues with the suppliers again and are troubleshooting with them, however for immediate relief c...
by Tazz
Wed Oct 31, 2012 11:09 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...
Replies: 130
Views: 12592

Re: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...

It's not only not fixed, it's actually getting worse, have started downloading a 33mb file using Flashget, it's still got 6 hours and 20mins to go!
on an ADSL2 connection!
by Tazz
Wed Oct 31, 2012 6:34 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...
Replies: 130
Views: 12592

Re: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...

chronographer wrote:Just another bump to say that this issue is still not fixed. I did a speed test, and as you can see, getting 10-20 kbps or so.

This is the single worst experience in my 7 years with Exetel...

Edit, ran another and got 60 kbps.
Your lucky, I can't even load speedtest properly to do a test!
by Tazz
Wed Oct 31, 2012 6:19 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...
Replies: 130
Views: 12592

Re: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...

According to this post... https://forum.exetel.com.au/viewtopic.php?f=296&t=39797#p302792 our issues in Tas may be been fixed. I'm in Launceston on the St John St exchange and there has been no change to my speeds at all, still struggling on not much better than dial-up speed!! Since I made this po...
by Tazz
Wed Oct 31, 2012 4:50 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...
Replies: 130
Views: 12592

Re: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...

According to this post...
viewtopic.php?f=296&t=39797#p302792
our issues in Tas may be been fixed.

I'm in Launceston on the St John St exchange and there has been no change to my speeds at all, still struggling on not much better than dial-up speed!!
by Tazz
Wed Oct 03, 2012 4:40 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...
Replies: 130
Views: 12592

Re: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...

Have received the email "Exetel will be changing its wholesale ADSL supplier on your broadband service in Tasmania", and advises me that "you can choose to remain a customer". It doesn't tell me who the new supplier will be, it most importantly doesn't tell me if there will be any changes to my pla...
by Tazz
Wed Oct 03, 2012 3:28 pm
Forum: ADSL connections
Topic: Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...
Replies: 130
Views: 12592

Changing DSL supplier in Tasmania...

Have received the email "Exetel will be changing its wholesale ADSL supplier on your broadband service in Tasmania", and advises me that "you can choose to remain a customer". It doesn't tell me who the new supplier will be, it most importantly doesn't tell me if there will be any changes to my plan...
by Tazz
Tue Apr 24, 2012 8:16 pm
Forum: Member facilities & usage meter
Topic: Net Usage Meter reports parsing error
Replies: 20
Views: 5875

Re: Net Usage Meter reports parsing error

Country Bumkin wrote:A fix has been released - switching on auto updates for Netusage should install 1.2.344.1 which works for me.

Regards CB
You know the saying "if it ain't broke..."
If something is working, no way I'm gonna fiddle with it!
by Tazz
Wed Jul 27, 2011 11:29 am
Forum: Improvement & suggestions
Topic: NBNCo Fibre Plans
Replies: 17
Views: 7385

Re: NBNCo Fibre Plans

I'm in Tasmania, not where the NBN is available, but why are the plans available to us here so different? What's so different about TAS that we can't have the same plans and prices? Things will undoubtedly change quite soon but the prices reflect those realities. So eventually TAS will have the sam...
by Tazz
Sun Jul 24, 2011 5:10 pm
Forum: Improvement & suggestions
Topic: NBNCo Fibre Plans
Replies: 17
Views: 7385

Re: NBNCo Fibre Plans

I'm in Tasmania, not where the NBN is available, but why are the plans available to us here so different?
What's so different about TAS that we can't have the same plans and prices?