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    Noise margin on line

    This is a discussion on Noise margin on line within the Sky Broadband help forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; Just wondering what an acceptable noise margin on the line was. Currently asround 10db. Just wondering if this was a ...

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      Noise margin on line

      Just wondering what an acceptable noise margin on the line was. Currently asround 10db. Just wondering if this was a bit high and how to reduce it?


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      Hi memphis

      Nothing wrong with that mine is around the same 10.1 db just had a look
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      Don't know if its my setup, but connection seems to be dropping quite a lot. Any suggestions?

      Port Status TxPkts RxPkts Collisions Tx B/s Rx B/s Up Time
      WAN PPPoA 157348 134541 0 34793 19215 01:01:01
      LAN 10M/100M 134844 158913 0 19733 34936 01:02:19
      WLAN 11M/54M 0 0 0 0 0 00:00:00

      ADSL Link Downstream Upstream
      Connection Speed 15323 kbps 766 kbps
      Line Attenuation 26.5 db 14.8 db
      Noise Margin 11.4 db 10.4 db

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      Heres mine
      Port Status TxPkts RxPkts Collisions Tx B/s Rx B/s Up Time
      WAN PPPoA 849210 1083592 0 678 5047 59:36:37
      LAN 10M/100M 1050900 818721 0 5012 734 59:38:03
      WLAN 11M/54M/108M 22446 4130 0 143 17 10:21:11


      ADSL Link Downstream Upstream
      Connection Speed 15323 kbps 766 kbps
      Line Attenuation 25.0 db 13.7 db
      Noise Margin 10.0 db 11.5 db
      Have you disabled UPnP in the router?
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      no, does that help?

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      Yes it does and has helped a lot of people

      If you have a look in the router forum there are all kinds of tips in the stickies to help fix all kids of problems.
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      hi, i seem to be a lot noisier

      Port Status TxPkts RxPkts Collisions Tx B/s Rx B/s Up Time
      WAN PPPoA 2730 2242 0 353 2317 00:15:58
      LAN 10M/100M 76 0 0 10 0 00:16:26
      WLAN 11M/54M/108M 2823 3366 0 2571 453 00:16:16

      ADSL Link Downstream Upstream
      Connection Speed 8128 kbps 448 kbps
      Line Attenuation 20.0 db 14.0 db
      Noise Margin 16.2 db 24.0 db

      i have followed the previous ideas.....what's going on

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      Welcome to the site Mr M

      Looking at your stats I would say your on the Mid or Connect package in which case they are fine.
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      thanks for the reply, how do i find my exchange...i'm in Natwich, South Cheshire

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      Have a look here Samknows

      What package did you sign-up for with SkyBB ?
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