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    This is a discussion on slow download speed within the Sky Broadband help forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; Thanks you both answered a lot of my questions, It was the test socket I used so will replace the ...

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      Re: slow download speed

      Thanks you both answered a lot of my questions, It was the test socket I used so will replace the faceplate. And I will hopefully use a 15m adsl cable and run it up to the computer in the house which is most used. where the master socket is doesn't have a plug nearby etc so will need to move it from here.

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      Re: slow download speed

      could you use an ethernet cable rather than adsl cable to run from the faceplate to the router? Thanks.

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      Re: slow download speed

      doesn't matter, just found they were different sizes.

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      Re: slow download speed

      If you are going to use a long ADSL cable make sure it is of good quality. Many of the so called highspeed ADSL cables are little more than telephone extension wire with RJ11 plugs on the end. I would advise you to get one made up of twisted pair cable. Run-IT-Direct, who is a regular poster on here, will make one up to the exact length you require. You will be sure you are getting the best quality.
      CW1308 Twisted Pair Telephone Cable, 15M White

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      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: slow download speed

      sounds good, was hoping to get it sorted today but would probably be best getting the one you recommend and just waiting a little while.

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      Re: slow download speed

      Send a PM to RunITDirect, he is always willing to help, he was giving a discount to forum members, but I don't know if he still does.
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      Re: slow download speed

      Ive send a message now. Thanks.

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      Re: slow download speed

      Have replied to your message. Do you need a telephone where the router will go? There are a few options open to you.
      run-IT-direct, For all your networking, ADSL & telecom requirements.

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      Re: slow download speed

      No a telephone is not needed near the router. Thanks.

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      Re: slow download speed

      OK, in which case I personally would use the BT NTE2000 extension kit along with an NTE2005 faceplate. Alternative is to wire CW1308 back to a secondary BT socket then use this cable to connect the router to the socket(no filter required as no phone connection).
      run-IT-direct, For all your networking, ADSL & telecom requirements.

     

     
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