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  1. H

    Upload Speed is too slow

    Hi, I have a symmetrical 1GB connection (download and upload) and my download seems to be working fine on the wifi + ethernet. Although on wifi the upload seems to be much faster than the ethernet for my device. I've tested with Ethernet connection on another device and both the upload speed...
  2. D

    Solved Is it best to transfer files to PC from USB for working?

    If I have larger size image files, what would be better for faster loading/reading/writing? Is it better to work with the files after transferring to your PC? 5400 RPM HD vs. 7200 RPM HD vs. USB 3.0 vs USB 2.0 According to Newegg that is selling this model HD, it is 7200 RPM. But I'm curious...
  3. R

    Solved Netgear A7000 + USB 3.0 with google fiber 100 low speed

    Hi there, like the title says, I have a Netgear A7000 external wifi adaptor capable of up to 1600Mbps, at least according to their website. And it is plugged into a USB 3.0 port. Yet my computer still only gets around 21Mbps download and 39Mbps upload speed while my phone—a pixel 3a—gets around...
  4. JustinRampage

    Essential Programs to Use on Windows 10

    I just formatted my SSD and installed a fresh, new copy of Windows 10 Pro. I was curious what programs I should have to keep it running smooth. I'm using Windows Defender (free and seems to keep me virus free). I have used CCleaner in the past, but have been told that it can potentially goof up...
  5. jtn3833

    wifi slow only on laptop

    So I've noticed that the internet speed on my laptop is really slow compared to my other devices. It is connected via wifi, but so is my phone which gets much faster connections. Dell i580 desktop - ethernet - @80 Mbps galaxy s7 phone - wifi - @50 Mbps galaxy tab a tablet - wifi @25 Mbps Dell...
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    Am I actually making an upgrade?

    Hi, As a student I thought I want to upgrade (i spend my time watching 1080p streams of football and twitch as well as watching youtube on 1080p and then writing the odd document or two) I know the basic stuff when it comes to computers such as what ram means and processors etc. I am however...
  7. G

    Downloads slow for no reason

    Windows 10 Same internet as roommate who has upwards of 12MB/s download, I have less than 400 kB/s. Same ISP. Tried switching modem ports to no avail. Tried downloading the same programs from same sites with same applications(mainly Steam and BitTorrent) and same background programs running...
  8. J

    Boosting Wifi Signal to distant bedroom

    Hello, I currently live in a 3 bedroom apartment with the Wifi router located in the living room. My bedroom is the furthest away from that point with thick walls in between, so I am looking for a way to speed up my connection in my room. I am planning to purchase a Wifi extender and plug it in...
  9. codyklaiss22

    Solved Slow Wireless Connection On New Desktop

    I recently purchased a new desktop PC and I am having troubles with the wireless connection. Wireless Download Speed: 1mbps Wired Download Speed: 70mbps Other Wi-Fi Devices In House: 70mbps HP Pavilion Intel Core i5 3.00GHz 12 GB Ram Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 3168 Arris TG1672 Spectrum...
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    Wi-Fi slow on one of my 3 PCs

    Hello everyone i've got a tough one.. Custom PC with Nighthawk R8000 router. EnGenius wireless adapter. Here's the deal. Speed test only gets to around 2Mbps on my custom PC but when I plug it into my wife's custom using the same network adapter it goes up to 150+ Mbps. Obviously, something is...
  11. Z

    Slow Internet on Desktop

    I have an XFinity wireless router that allows 100 Mbps download speeds with a 5 GHz band. My laptop, running Windows 10 and a built-in Broadcom wireless network adapter gets 100 Mbps. My desktop, with a Linksys WUSB6300 USB 3.0 wireless adapter gets under 10 Mbps from the same location (~20...
  12. M

    Problem playing games high ping can't really play pc games..

    Last summer I was downstairs on my pc connected to an ethernet to the router. Internet was great no problems really.. I have a twin brother who is upstairs and he used wireless he lagged alot and he only had problems if I was on my computer and that went on for a while. I have a grandfather who...
  13. umtomas

    Speed differences in LAN

    Hello, a couple of days ago I did some experimets in my LAN. I am using MacBook Pro 13" retina (wireless and USB-Ethernet 100Mbps adapter), small HP MicroServer G6 running Windows Server 2012 (1Gbps network adapter) and Mikrotik RB941-2nD hAP Lite 100Mbps router. The main purpose of my server...
  14. M

    Windows 10 Ethernet Speed Issues

    Hi, I recently got a new router (Linksys AC2600) and when I plugged it in on my pc, it was wroking fine, eccept for it's speed. We have 100 Mbs internet and every other computer in the house is averaging ~90Mbs when I test it's speed. My PC however, only manages to get ~50. I know it should be...
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    Timeout while loading issue

    I have been playing several online multiplayer games for several years now. I am an alpha tester for Eleven, the new version of Glitch. I've been doing fine, then last month, I started timing out before the game loads. I have been working with their devs, but none of us can find out why. My...
  16. R

    laptop charging

    Hi. I am using a lenovo flex 3-1470. i-7 processor,2.4 Ghz ,64 bit ,windows 10. When I plug in the charger , while it is charging,the speed is coining to 0.48Hz and the laptop is working very slow. What am I supposed to do. I tried looking on google and most of them say to keep the "power...
  17. mburns

    New router speed issue.

    Hello and Happy Holidays to all! I just purchased and installed a brand new TP-Link Archer C7 AC1750. It has the latest Firmware installed according to TP-Link's site. (v3.14.3 Build 150508) My Modem is the humble Arris SurfBoard 6141. My connection while connected only to the Modem is a...
  18. wi1dturkey

    Slow download speed but modem is fine.

    i have been on the phone with the internet company and they have reset everything from their end. My modem is getting 24.98 Mbps. i am connected through a 1ft Ethernet cable. My ethernet status speed is 1.0Gbps. running a speed.net test results in 16ms ping, 1.47Mbps download speed and 4.34Mbps...
  19. twogurusindrag

    Are drives by default sleeping or on standby in Win 10?

    Whenever I select a drive, or browse to a folder, it seems that the drive has been placed in some sort of resource conservation mode or something. It takes 3-5 seconds (guesstimate) to access it. Windows 7 was much quicker to access the same drives. I can't find anything on Google or in Win 10...
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    Router suddenly not working properly

    Hello comunnity! I know there are plenty of threads like this, ive read as much as possible before i posted this one but nothing seems to be working for me. I will try to type this as easy to understand as possible. ISSUE: My Zyxel router which we get from our new ISP few weeks ago started...
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