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Random increases in latency

Discussion in 'Networking' started by jbuckle7, Jan 12, 2013.

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  1. jbuckle7

    jbuckle7 Thread Starter

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    Bare with me please as I am quite bad at technical terms and the process' to go about fixing technical problems; however, I have to finally reach out for help. So, I run windows 7 on a Gateway DX4860 desktop and my problem has been occurring for a long time. I casually play games like league of legends and I believe my problem lies within my computer rather than the network itself because my problem is latency spikes where when I start games with 90 ping, it quickly spikes to 300+ ping ~ 5 minutes into the game and then into the thousands making it absolutely unplayable. I have had this problem on 3 different internet providers and the problem still remains; HOWEVER, while hooked directly to my computer with an Ethernet cord, I have ZERO problems. The house I am living at now doesn't allow me to connect directly so I'm looking to finally solve my problems. I use speedtest.net often and something i found fishy at the new house is the fact that on my cousins computer, the results show 17 download, and on my computer the results show 6. Also, I went ahead and bought a belkin high-performance dual-band wi-fi usb adapter in case the problem was my network adapter; however, the problem still persists and speedtest's results are up to 8 download. I would appreciate any help to get this fixed and please let me know if there is anymore information I could provide and if possible, tell me how to get the information. Thank you very much!
     
  2. lastrachris

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    If you don't mind, could I see a share of your Speednet results? It sounds like QOS is giving you issues. Navigate to Network sharing center > adapter settings > right click the adapter you are using > navigate to properties > uncheck the box that says "QoS Packet Service." > and for good measure, do the same for IPv6. If that doesn't seem to work there are still more options.
     
  3. turbow5

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    I've also notice this in my connection. After going to Control Panel\Network and Internet\Network Connections > right click to properties > I don't see Qos packet service. I see QoS packet scheduler but I can't right click or go to properties or anything. It's just there.
     
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