Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




437 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 74


Topic # 80782 4-Apr-2011 18:05 Send private message

Blocking/slowing ports
Does telecom do this?
I experience extreme slowdown/timeouts 5pm-10pm weekday nights. Mainly when [playing battlefield play4free.
I have rung the helpdesk they say the dont but I am sure they do. On 60gb plan btw.

Create new topic
1387 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 397

Trusted

  Reply # 455218 4-Apr-2011 18:33 Send private message

network congestion in your area could be the problem... 5-10pm is when alot of people are using the internet.






437 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 74


  Reply # 455235 4-Apr-2011 19:25 Send private message

Its not affecting everything i can still get the same downstream anytime of the day from NZ and Aussie servers its just certain sites and games. Hence why i think traffic management. My are is yet to get a cabinet. I get ADSL2 but to the exchange That is 3-4km away. Max down is 7.7mbps.



Create new topic





Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Terabyte looms as Vocus users download 430GB a month
Posted 19-May-2017 14:51


2degrees tips into profit after seven lean years
Posted 19-May-2017 09:47


2degrees growth story continues
Posted 17-May-2017 15:25


Symantec Blocks 22 Million Attempted WannaCry Ransomware Attacks Globally
Posted 17-May-2017 12:41


HPE Unveils Computer Built for the Era of Big Data
Posted 17-May-2017 12:39


Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus review: Beautiful, feature-packed
Posted 16-May-2017 20:14


After ten years of mail pain Spark is done with Yahoo
Posted 15-May-2017 13:12


Warnings from security firms: do not click that link or risk your computer being infected
Posted 15-May-2017 10:11


Pushpay named NZ Hi-Tech Company of the Year 2017
Posted 15-May-2017 09:59


Passive Optical Lan means fibre to the desktop
Posted 12-May-2017 17:09


Finalists Named for 2017 CIO Awards
Posted 11-May-2017 20:00


Exhibition to showcase digital artwork from across the globe
Posted 10-May-2017 18:54


Accelerate 2017 to focus on navigating disruption with a design thinking mindset
Posted 10-May-2017 18:49


James Pascoe Group switches to Rimini Street for support of SAP aplications
Posted 10-May-2017 18:40


Microsoft New Zealand introduces breakthrough employee family leave benefits
Posted 10-May-2017 18:37



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.