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Ultimate Geek
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Topic # 86476 7-Jul-2011 08:26 Send private message

Anyone else having internet issues this am with slow speeds etc on international sites?

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 490403 7-Jul-2011 08:43 Send private message

Yes. Im on Telstra Cable.

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Geek


  Reply # 490404 7-Jul-2011 08:45 Send private message

Yep. Slow international.

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 490412 7-Jul-2011 09:05 Send private message

Was fine at home (which is also TCL) but here at work 10 mins to even get this page up :(

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  Reply # 490429 7-Jul-2011 09:28 Send private message

Can't get to a lot of international websites - am on TCL cable in the Hutt Valley.




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Uber Geek
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  Reply # 490432 7-Jul-2011 09:31 Send private message

Same problem here, Hutt Valley too - Only international sites



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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 490452 7-Jul-2011 10:06 Send private message

as usual customer service is very helpful....."i believe its your connection"


GRRRR

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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 490469 7-Jul-2011 10:30 Send private message

Same here in wellington, noticed since around 5am at work and then also at home.. Some sites wouldn't load at all or take minutes to finish loading.

Seems to have improved a bit but still slow.

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  Reply # 490500 7-Jul-2011 11:17 Send private message

Still not working for me, have emailed TelstraClear support - can't be bothered waiting on the phone.




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Master Geek
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  Reply # 490506 7-Jul-2011 11:29 Send private message

Yep - called faults and got the whole "what brand is your router", "no known faults", "what colour are your eyes" questions before they checked with the "help desk manager"... then yes there is an issue, something todo with routing... "a known issue, should be fixed by midday".

OK, great, but if its a "known issue" then why dont they UPDATE THEIR STATUS PAGE!...

http://networkstatus.telstraclear.co.nz/ 

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

*sigh*

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  Reply # 490525 7-Jul-2011 12:01 Send private message

Ditto here as well, a call to "support" said they were not aware of any issues ........

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Ultimate Geek


  Reply # 490526 7-Jul-2011 12:04 Send private message

I even linked to this thread in my support request email - just so they couldn't dismiss it as an issue with my own network!

Still no fix and their status page hasn't been updated! 




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Master Geek
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  Reply # 490529 7-Jul-2011 12:07 Send private message

Its SOOO annoying - if they updated their status page it would solve a LOT of mucking about.

Should make my first google+ share a moan about this... 

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  Reply # 490546 7-Jul-2011 12:32 Send private message

Hi everyone, we have no network issues at the moment. It would help to have specific sites that people are having trouble with so we can test.

 

Thanks, Gary

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 490547 7-Jul-2011 12:36 Send private message

Thats not what your help desk says... Try Twitter.com - takes AGES to load, Engadget etc etc

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