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    Speedtest.net thinks I am in Maidenhead

    This is a discussion on Speedtest.net thinks I am in Maidenhead within the Sky Broadband help forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; Speeds seemed low today and speedtest.net used a Maidenhead server to test my speed instead of London. I clicked on ...

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      Speedtest.net thinks I am in Maidenhead

      Speeds seemed low today and speedtest.net used a Maidenhead server to test my speed instead of London.

      I clicked on the London one and the test didnt vary much but why did it suddenly decide I am nearer to Maidenhead?


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      Re: Speedtest.net thinks I am in Maidenhead

      If your IP address has changed recently it will show the location of the last user of the IP. Speedtest.net is not the most accurate of the speed testers, it often gives very erratic results. The SkyUser one is better

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      Re: Speedtest.net thinks I am in Maidenhead

      Exact same thing happened to me, internet much slower as well

     

     

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