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Master Geek
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  Reply # 964269 10-Jan-2014 08:45 Send private message quote this post

Well it would appear that the WxC router is of no use at all, even if I could configure the VLan on the Wan port. The ports only support up to 100Mbits.

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  Reply # 964270 10-Jan-2014 08:47 Send private message quote this post

Bummer.

Thanks for posting back.

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  Reply # 964273 10-Jan-2014 08:53 Send private message quote this post

So is the general opinion that the Fritz is the barrier between the end user and a 200/50 connection? Are there any on the trial not using Fritz that could share their experience and hardware choices?

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 965110 11-Jan-2014 14:45 Send private message quote this post

I just gave up and swapped back to 100/50.

Paying extra to go from 100mbs to 5mbs >.>

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 965113 11-Jan-2014 14:52 Send private message quote this post

I'll be doing the same probably, but I'll give it a bit longer. Snap are on the case.

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 965115 11-Jan-2014 14:57 Send private message quote this post

PoHq: I'll be doing the same probably, but I'll give it a bit longer. Snap are on the case.


How are sites working for you? It takes me about 3mins~ to refresh geekzone, I can't load any international site though, they all time out.

Whats even worse is snap tried charging me $50 to swap back to my original plan... not impressed.

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 965117 11-Jan-2014 15:01 Send private message quote this post

What international sites are you trying? I'll try them here.

Geekzone and all other browsing is lightning quick right now.

Has your drop down to 100/50 gone through? Or is it pending?

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 965131 11-Jan-2014 15:10 Send private message quote this post

PoHq: What international sites are you trying? I'll try them here.

Geekzone and all other browsing is lightning quick right now.

Has your drop down to 100/50 gone through? Or is it pending?


Have to wait til mon/tues.

The tech swapped my profile to 100/50, hopefully that does something

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 965134 11-Jan-2014 15:17 Send private message quote this post

Well everything is great here, international browsing is very quick, Netflix currently streaming super HD, no issues aside from the dropouts when downloading.

I'll drop back to 100/50 if they can't resolve but I think they will get to the bottom of it.

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 965157 11-Jan-2014 16:23 Send private message quote this post

Mines fine now except it keeps dying for 5 seconds every 10-15 minutes :/

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 965159 11-Jan-2014 16:26 Send private message quote this post

11.01.14 16:19:59 Timeout during PPP negotiation.
11.01.14 16:19:59 Internet connection cleared.

I keep getting this every 10 or so minutes

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 965161 11-Jan-2014 16:31 Send private message quote this post

Are you downloading?

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 965163 11-Jan-2014 16:35 Send private message quote this post

PoHq: Are you downloading?


Nah just gaming :/, someone else might be though.

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 965165 11-Jan-2014 16:38 Send private message quote this post

As far as I know the dropouts are when downloads are running ONLY. Everything else is good. My own logs show 24hrs plus with no dropouts as I haven't been downloading at that time.

As soon as a download starts the dropouts start with it.

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  Reply # 965167 11-Jan-2014 16:52 Send private message quote this post

Theres like 3 girls here, chances are one of them is downloading T_T

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