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    line attention rise?

    This is a discussion on line attention rise? within the Sky Router forums, part of the Sky Broadband help category; could someone please tell me why all of a sudden my line attention has risen from 31db to 33db, is ...

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      line attention rise?

      could someone please tell me why all of a sudden my line attention has risen from 31db to 33db, is this a warning of a problem, or is this quite normal, thanks for any help offered


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      Re: line attention rise?

      Possibly a move from GDMT to ADSL2+ as a result of DLM.


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      Re: line attention rise?

      moisture could have got onto connection points somewhere causing the rise in attenuation.

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      Re: line attention rise?

      Also have you had your router changed recently the net gear DG934G is always a couple of db`s higher than the net gear 834

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      Re: line attention rise?

      thanks for the replies, ive been on sky max package for ages was one of the first to have dlm, ive had the same router for months v2, my synch speed hasnt changed but line attention gone up from 31db to 33db? just confused, i thought your attention couldnt change?anyway thanks for the replies

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      Re: line attention rise?

      Quote Originally Posted by steveblue View Post
      just confused, i thought your attention couldnt change?
      It's not unusual for the attenuation to rise or fall 0.5db as the router will round to the nearest 0.5. A shift of 2db though would usually indicate a change of ADSL mode or the line condition changing.

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      Re: line attention rise?

      thanks saturday, do you mean the line in my house? or outside?how can i track the fault? thanks again for the reply or am i about to get a speed boost?

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      Re: line attention rise?

      or am i about to get a speed boost?
      If your attenuation has gone up you are more likely to loose speed. What are your stats at present? Test socket and normal position if you can.

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      Re: line attention rise?

      my stats havent changed my synch speed is still 16380 down and 764 up 7db snr same from test socket, i have a filtered faceplate, all my stats are the same they have been for last six months, the only difference is my attention has always been 31db until today reads 33db?but no other changes at all, its confusing?

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      Re: line attention rise?

      With stats like these you are worried

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