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.


pukkapunto

5 posts

Wannabe Geek


#11462 24-Jan-2007 18:56
Send private message

ok since my last post i have upgraded from the 'go large' package to the pro advance 30gig package, as go large was offering me crap torrent speeds and unable to use webcam chats.

so today i got switched, and i am seeing NO improvments.

my speed tests have remained similar at just over 1.5mb down and between 76-130k up.

my torrent speeds refuse to go over 30kb/s  after all the tweeking  i can do!  and im just pig sick!! i was under the impression i would see dramatic difference on the Pro Advance package yet i am seeing none! anyone offer any help? and what speeds do others get on this package?  thanks

Rick

Create new topic
richms
23681 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Subscriber

  #58762 24-Jan-2007 20:17
Send private message

Has your IP changed? if not, power cycle your router because as long as you have an IP in that range, it will be slow even if your linespeed is higher.  




Richard rich.ms

bradstewart
4325 posts

Uber Geek

Retired Mod
Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  #58772 24-Jan-2007 21:15
Send private message

It may be that you are too far from the exchange to obtain decent speeds or any other number of factors.

I am on a pro plan with Orcon and get speed of 6Mbps+ down and around 400kbps up.

 
 
 
 


pukkapunto

5 posts

Wannabe Geek


  #58787 24-Jan-2007 23:32
Send private message

cheers guys got it sorted somehow my netgear wireless modem i brought from the UK was throttling my connection, had to go back to the DLINK wired modem that came from telecom, not the best or practical but at least its a fast(er) connection now! 6MB down 640kb up

Create new topic





News »

Huawei launches IdeaHub Pro in New Zealand
Posted 27-Oct-2020 16:41


Southland-based IT specialist providing virtual services worldwide
Posted 27-Oct-2020 15:55


NASA discovers water on sunlit surface of Moon
Posted 27-Oct-2020 08:30


Huawei introduces new features to Petal Search, Maps and Docs
Posted 26-Oct-2020 18:05


Nokia selected by NASA to build first ever cellular network on the Moon
Posted 21-Oct-2020 08:34


Nanoleaf enhances lighting line with launch of Triangles and Mini Triangles
Posted 17-Oct-2020 20:18


Synology unveils DS16211+
Posted 17-Oct-2020 20:12


Ingram Micro introduces FootfallCam to New Zealand channel
Posted 17-Oct-2020 20:06


Dropbox adopts Virtual First working policy
Posted 17-Oct-2020 19:47


OPPO announces Reno4 Series 5G line-up in NZ
Posted 16-Oct-2020 08:52


Microsoft Highway to a Hundred expands to Asia Pacific
Posted 14-Oct-2020 09:34


Spark turns on 5G in Auckland
Posted 14-Oct-2020 09:29


AMD Launches AMD Ryzen 5000 Series Desktop Processors
Posted 9-Oct-2020 10:13


Teletrac Navman launches integrated multi-camera solution for transport and logistics industry
Posted 8-Oct-2020 10:57


Farmside hits 10,000 RBI customers
Posted 7-Oct-2020 15:32









Geekzone Live »

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


Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



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.