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    Problems surfing

    This is a discussion on Problems surfing within the Sky Broadband help forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; For whatever reason some sites are refusing to load up including the router login page. It happened before so i ...

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      Problems surfing

      For whatever reason some sites are refusing to load up including the router login page.

      It happened before so i restarted pc and router and it was fine. Now its the same.

      Any ideas?


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      Re: Problems surfing

      If the router login page isn't working then it must be a problem with either the router, the PC or the connection between them. You need to give a bit more detail. First thing, are you using a wireless connection? If you are, try using a wired connection between the router and the PC. There would have been a network cable supplied with the router.

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      Re: Problems surfing

      Its a weird connection

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      Re: Problems surfing

      Well, weird's the right word if you can connect to some external sites but not to the router's configuration pages! Yes, yes, I know you meant wired.


      It sounds like the router might be a bit flaky to be honest. Ask Sky for a replacement.

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      Re: Problems surfing

      If you have not already done so, run TCP Optimiser

      TomD


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      Useful Utilites

      http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/wifi_information_view.html/ TCPOptimiser /Test Socket

      Note - When downloading always select the Custom install or you will end up with stuff you don't want.





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      Re: Problems surfing

      Seems to running ok atm

      That speedtest below is one i just did.
      Last edited by Mark; 21-09-07 at 01:46 PM.

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      Re: Problems surfing

      Have you turned off UPnP? It may be causing your drop outs.

      TomD


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      Re: Problems surfing

      Is my Sky router pages meant to be Sky branded?


      Its just the standard Netgear one

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      Re: Problems surfing

      You will not see Sky mentioned much, but on the Status page there is a Sky Test button, which is not on the standard firmware.

      TomD


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