internet speed

  1. W

    Wifi Slow on One Device Only

    Windows 10, Dell inspiron 13 7000 Recently, my parents switched from Spectrum wifi to T-Mobile wifi and it's pretty slow on my computer, ranging from 1-5 mbps download speed and similar upload speed. The router is right by my room, and away from metal objects. In the same location as my...
  2. N

    Internet Speed upload and download differential

    I check speed with Ookla. I get Ping = 11 ms (which I think is slow) Download=240.05Mbps and upload =11.77Mbps I downloaded a vid file of 11.190Mb and it took 4:54. Hmm on a 240Mbps it should have loaded almost instantly. Telling me that the provider upload is only 0.038 MBps upload. Accounting...
  3. DidntMoveMEOneMillimeter

    My WiFi Is Painstakingly Slow I Need Help!

    So my wifi for my house is... to put it bluntly, painfully slow. I am getting 3 Mbs a second download and .93 upload! I have tried messing around with settings in every way I can think of but I'm just not tech savvy enough to really get past changing the channel and/ or trying to change it from...
  4. LUIS39

    Solved Internet Slow

    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4 OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro, 64 bit Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2500 CPU @ 3.30GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 42 Stepping 7 Processor Count: 4 RAM: 8080 Mb Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics, -1988 Mb Hard Drives: C: 460 GB (411 GB...
  5. J

    Why is the download speed on my computer so slow?

    Hi guys, I'm not as tech savvy as I could be, and I've been all over the internet looking for answers. Here's the situation-- I'm paying for 250 MB/s internet speeds. My phone gets these speeds, my laptop gets these speeds, everything gets 250 except for my desktop computer which is...
  6. E

    Ethernet and WIFI connections are way too slow

    I have a Dell Inspiron 3542 with Windows 10. I recently upgraded my router to speeds of 100 MBPS. When I checked through "Speedtest" ,while connected to WiFi it only marked up to 40 or so. Then I connected it to the Ethernet, same thing. I called the provider, the technician did the same and...
  7. J

    Solved high download speed but slow download

    hello everyone, I am really confused to why even with this down load speed I can download with full speed in some places like uplay! but in anywhere else like: IDM, regular download and even on websites such as youtube, I get only about a 100-150kb/s. (even torrent is stuck at 100kb/s)...
  8. T

    Advice on solving internet speed issues + VoIP connectivity

    Hello everyone, New to the Tech Guy, apologies if I'm posting in the wrong forum. Our company is running a VoIP phone system across all locations, and our agents have indicated that calls are either being dropped when on hold or transferred or our customers are unable to hear our agents due...
  9. S

    Sudden Slow Internet Connection on PC

    Everything was working perfectly fine the other day but now for the first time in 6 months I am facing this problem. My internet connection got really slow , from 30MBps i used to have to a 1-2MBps max and I am sure it is a computer problem since all the other devices seem to be working just...
  10. M

    Internet speed is very slow on wireless network

    Hello everyone! So I've always had a slow internet speed, about 6-15mbps. I pay for 300mbps (big family) but I honestly thought it was my cheap cat5 cable. Then i upgraded my whole computer. That is: a new ssd drive, mobo, cpu, ram and windows 10 fresh install. I still had slow speed. This...
  11. K

    Slow internet and dropping out. Is it ISP fault or mine?

    Hi there, We have been receiving very slow internet speeds. They largely fluctuate at a high of 4.45mbps (for a few minutes) to 0.1 mbps - very slow. We have had little help from our service provider who are saying it is something we are doing at our end. Blaming everything from server being...
  12. Z

    Solved Internet suddenly slowed down

    Hi, About 2 weeks ago my download speed suddenly dropped to barely enough to browse, it fluctuates between almost nothing and 50k. I haven't installed anything special and changed no hardware. Other computers on the same network have no similar issues. I use Windows 7. My network setup is...
  13. N

    Issues with Ethernet connections

    -Router(provided by cable company): Netgear AC1900 C6300BD -Ethernet cable: Cat5e for both. long cable connected from the router to built gaming PC, short cable from router to PS4 -Roommate has a wireless printer. It's not shared though but I can access it with the IP so maybe it is. -I'm...
  14. C

    Strangely Slow Internet Speeds

    Okay, so, on my phone, my speeds are what I expect and pay for (90 Mbps down and 11 Mbps up); however, on my PC, my download speed is crazy low (~5 Mpbs down and 11 Mpbs up). I just currently moved; I did not have this issue at my other home. Also, on all my other devices, like my phone and...
  15. CameraMan305

    Solved Why is my wifi faster on phone than on computer?

    Yesterday I upgraded my internet to XFinity. Everything seemed to be working fine, but today I noticed it was incredibly slow. I took a speedtest a few minutes ago, and here were my results. That's NOT the speed I'm paying for. My package included up to 150 Mbps download speeds, and what I...
  16. S

    How to use streaming speed on normal internet usage

    Okay. So, my ISP provides streaming speeds 30mbps but normal internet usage at 10mbps. Is there a way for me to trick it into thinking that all I use are streaming websites (thereby getting 3x faster speeds)?
  17. P

    Network card driver problem on Win8.1

    My Win8.1 PC installs driver for Realtek GBE Family Controller and Internet speed is only up to 1MB. I remove the driver and install the one I downloaded from Realtek website and Internet speed goes up to 10MB and everything works fine BUT ONLY until next PC shutdown. When I turn it back on the...
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