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  Reply # 1058298 3-Jun-2014 01:50 Send private message

Hi I am on Vodafone UFB 200/50 unlimited I use Apple TV 3 And Unblockus. I also have a Surface Pro 2 Windows 8.1 when using the Netflix App I check the streaming rate and it is 5800 :). I also have a Roku 3 which doesn't work since the last update as I can't configure the HG659 router :(

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  Reply # 1058330 3-Jun-2014 07:43 Send private message

rokki: Hi I am on Vodafone UFB 200/50 unlimited I use Apple TV 3 And Unblockus. I also have a Surface Pro 2 Windows 8.1 when using the Netflix App I check the streaming rate and it is 5800 :). I also have a Roku 3 which doesn't work since the last update as I can't configure the HG659 router :(

Why can't you configure the router?

I have netflix, unblock-us, vodafone VDSL, roku3 and HG659. It works (although only for USA netflix).



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  Reply # 1058352 3-Jun-2014 08:46 Send private message

Definitely working much more smoothly post proxy change (VF cable, Getflix DNS and Apple TV). No drops to SD or any buffering over the long weekend. Thank you VF. 

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  Reply # 1058353 3-Jun-2014 08:48 Send private message

reed:
rokki: Hi I am on Vodafone UFB 200/50 unlimited I use Apple TV 3 And Unblockus. I also have a Surface Pro 2 Windows 8.1 when using the Netflix App I check the streaming rate and it is 5800 :). I also have a Roku 3 which doesn't work since the last update as I can't configure the HG659 router :(

Why can't you configure the router?

I have netflix, unblock-us, vodafone VDSL, roku3 and HG659. It works (although only for USA netflix).


Static routing cant be configured on the HG659 as far as we have seen.




 


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  Reply # 1058366 3-Jun-2014 09:24 Send private message

TimA:
reed:
rokki: Hi I am on Vodafone UFB 200/50 unlimited I use Apple TV 3 And Unblockus. I also have a Surface Pro 2 Windows 8.1 when using the Netflix App I check the streaming rate and it is 5800 :). I also have a Roku 3 which doesn't work since the last update as I can't configure the HG659 router :(

Why can't you configure the router?

I have netflix, unblock-us, vodafone VDSL, roku3 and HG659. It works (although only for USA netflix).


Static routing cant be configured on the HG659 as far as we have seen.


There is a place to enter static routes... but yeah they didn't seem to work.
Instead of static routes I blocked 8.8.8.8 in the parental controls. Also I think the unblock-us DNS settings have to be entered in the "internet/internet settings" section instead of the "home network" section.

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  Reply # 1058368 3-Jun-2014 09:28 Send private message

reed:
TimA:
reed:
rokki: Hi I am on Vodafone UFB 200/50 unlimited I use Apple TV 3 And Unblockus. I also have a Surface Pro 2 Windows 8.1 when using the Netflix App I check the streaming rate and it is 5800 :). I also have a Roku 3 which doesn't work since the last update as I can't configure the HG659 router :(

Why can't you configure the router?

I have netflix, unblock-us, vodafone VDSL, roku3 and HG659. It works (although only for USA netflix).


Static routing cant be configured on the HG659 as far as we have seen.


There is a place to enter static routes... but yeah they didn't seem to work.
Instead of static routes I blocked 8.8.8.8 in the parental controls. Also I think the unblock-us DNS settings have to be entered in the "internet/internet settings" section instead of the "home network" section.


HAH! GENIUS! So i suppose if that fails the Roku will default to the routers one!!!




 


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  Reply # 1058645 3-Jun-2014 16:29 Send private message

rokki: Hi I am on Vodafone UFB 200/50 unlimited I use Apple TV 3 And Unblockus. I also have a Surface Pro 2 Windows 8.1 when using the Netflix App I check the streaming rate and it is 5800 :). I also have a Roku 3 which doesn't work since the last update as I can't configure the HG659 router :(


Hi there.  You just need to add 8.8.8.8 to the parental controls.  Don't try a static route, that seems to make weird stuff happen on the router.

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  Reply # 1058647 3-Jun-2014 16:31 Send private message

TimA:
reed:
rokki: Hi I am on Vodafone UFB 200/50 unlimited I use Apple TV 3 And Unblockus. I also have a Surface Pro 2 Windows 8.1 when using the Netflix App I check the streaming rate and it is 5800 :). I also have a Roku 3 which doesn't work since the last update as I can't configure the HG659 router :(

Why can't you configure the router?

I have netflix, unblock-us, vodafone VDSL, roku3 and HG659. It works (although only for USA netflix).


Static routing cant be configured on the HG659 as far as we have seen.


When I tried all apple devices could connect to the wifi  but couldn't use it.  There is something particularly odd about the HG659 OS.

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  Reply # 1058658 3-Jun-2014 16:34 Send private message

Glassboy:
TimA:
reed:
rokki: Hi I am on Vodafone UFB 200/50 unlimited I use Apple TV 3 And Unblockus. I also have a Surface Pro 2 Windows 8.1 when using the Netflix App I check the streaming rate and it is 5800 :). I also have a Roku 3 which doesn't work since the last update as I can't configure the HG659 router :(

Why can't you configure the router?

I have netflix, unblock-us, vodafone VDSL, roku3 and HG659. It works (although only for USA netflix).


Static routing cant be configured on the HG659 as far as we have seen.


When I tried all apple devices could connect to the wifi  but couldn't use it.  There is something particularly odd about the HG659 OS.


"Custom" :)

There are definitely a few bugs identified with Ipads causing issues.




 


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  Reply # 1058660 3-Jun-2014 16:36 Send private message

TimA:
Glassboy:
TimA: 
Static routing cant be configured on the HG659 as far as we have seen.


When I tried all apple devices could connect to the wifi  but couldn't use it.  There is something particularly odd about the HG659 OS.


"Custom" :)


Well the board wouldn't let me post with my actual choice of word.

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  Reply # 1058663 3-Jun-2014 16:40 Send private message

Glassboy:
TimA:
Glassboy:
TimA: 
Static routing cant be configured on the HG659 as far as we have seen.


When I tried all apple devices could connect to the wifi  but couldn't use it.  There is something particularly odd about the HG659 OS.


"Custom" :)


Well the board wouldn't let me post with my actual choice of word.


I suppose its listed in the Urban dictionary?


But yes a few issues as i added in. Good that people can point them out so we can track them properly.




 


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  Reply # 1058717 3-Jun-2014 17:52 Send private message

dejadeadnz:
If you can that would be great. Can you try forcing to 3850 or 4300 (ctrl+shift+alt+s together on a PC) and see what your performance is lik




Just waiting for everyone to disappear off to bed, but will post the result :-)

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  Reply # 1058746 3-Jun-2014 18:12 Send private message

xena7051: Hi

Have a family member who lives in Tauranga and  is a Trust Power customer.....any one know of Trust Power, if you are a customer has it been resolved?....from what I know  its not...we use Unblock-US as our  DNS service provider and below is what they have responded with.

The error we are getting has a message number of N8210....although its seems intermittent if we can or can't open a movie and get this error straight away


We have customers with Trust Power who still have this issue as well, so you are not alone!

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  Reply # 1058775 3-Jun-2014 19:14 Send private message

Lurch:
dejadeadnz:
If you can that would be great. Can you try forcing to 3850 or 4300 (ctrl+shift+alt+s together on a PC) and see what your performance is lik




Just waiting for everyone to disappear off to bed, but will post the result :-)


Don't have 3850/4300 listed anymore and the box looks different than it did last night. Highest option I have is 3000. I've tried Chrome/FF/IE but can't get the older menu to come up. Smooth as silk at 3000 though.

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 1058777 3-Jun-2014 19:15 Send private message

Hi all I did the 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 in parental controls and it has worked for the Roku 3.

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