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    Strange speed problems on 1 pc only

    This is a discussion on Strange speed problems on 1 pc only within the Sky Broadband help forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; Well I've tried removing all other device access to the internet (blocking access on router) - made no difference. Have ...

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      Re: Strange speed problems on 1 pc only

      Well I've tried removing all other device access to the internet (blocking access on router) - made no difference.

      Have tried different homeplugs - no difference

      Different cables - no difference...

      Could it possibly be settings on the pc that have been changed somehow without me know that is causing this strange behaviour? I've not changed anything myself - but I just don't understand why after so long with excellent signal - I'm suddenly having problems?


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      Re: Strange speed problems on 1 pc only

      Smithy99 suggested that the issue may be caused by a faulty PSU. Have you tried swapping your out with another to see if this resolves the problem?

      Sky Fibre Unlimited Pro: Connected at 80,000 kbps / 20,000 kbps
      Previous ADSL2+ Speed 19999 kbps 1153 kbps, Line Attenuation 17.5 db 6.9 db, Noise Margin 7.5 dB 8.7 dB
      Speedtest: 17.15MB/s 0.97Mb/s Ping 31 ms

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      Re: Strange speed problems on 1 pc only

      not tried that one... not got one handy lol

      strangely sometimes it's fine, at the moment I can get about 4500kbps, sometimes it's 9000+kbps.... but more often it's just 2000kbps - there doesn't seem to be anything that dictates what the problem may be (time of day etc) - it's all random

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      Re: Strange speed problems on 1 pc only

      I wonder if you have a friend with a PSU that has a similar rating which you could borrow for a day?

      If they only have the one PSU themselves, you could always ask if you could swap for a day & see what develops.

      Sky Fibre Unlimited Pro: Connected at 80,000 kbps / 20,000 kbps
      Previous ADSL2+ Speed 19999 kbps 1153 kbps, Line Attenuation 17.5 db 6.9 db, Noise Margin 7.5 dB 8.7 dB
      Speedtest: 17.15MB/s 0.97Mb/s Ping 31 ms

     

     
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