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    Incredibly slow speeds....

    This is a discussion on Incredibly slow speeds.... within the Sky Broadband help forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; Whilst it might seem silly, if your speed does improve by using the master socket & perhaps even the Test ...

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      Re: Incredibly slow speeds....

      Whilst it might seem silly, if your speed does improve by using the master socket & perhaps even the Test socket (behind the faceplate of the master socket), then you could consider obtaining a pair of HomePlugs.

      These will allow you to connect the router to your PC by using your electrical wiring instead of a long LAN cable.

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      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: Incredibly slow speeds....

      Quote Originally Posted by Scubbie View Post
      Whilst it might seem silly, if your speed does improve by using the master socket & perhaps even the Test socket (behind the faceplate of the master socket), then you could consider obtaining a pair of HomePlugs.

      These will allow you to connect the router to your PC by using your electrical wiring instead of a long LAN cable.
      Lets hope that they are on the same electrical circuit though.

      to be honest his luck hasn't been in recently.

      I may work for sky and think their LLU is a great product but i wouldn't swap my connection
      Links Router Stats Useful Tutorials Speed Test Check For Test Socket Repetitive Electrical Impulse Noise

      Results from http://www.speed.io (Copied on 2011-04-08 16:36:58)
      Download: 50000 Kbit/s Upload : 4361 kbit/s Connects : 2446 conn/min Ping: 21 ms

     

     
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