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  #139418 20-Jun-2008 16:32
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When I try and access the modem during these painfully slow downs, it just wont fully load the page for the modem, or it loads some of the page and says that it has done loading.  I am using avant browser rather than IE but from what I understand it piggy backs off IE anyway.  I did another stats page last night and copied the info to a txt fiule on the desk top, but seeing I am at work, can't post it just now, but will post it later if I get a chance to.



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  #139432 20-Jun-2008 17:21
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Here is the stats I got

20 June 7.58am
Line Mode G.DMT? Line State Show Time??
Latency Type Interleave? Line Up Time 00:00:23:17?
Line Coding Trellis On? Line Up Count 1?
Statistics Downstream Upstream
Line Rate 6464 Kbps 160 Kbps
Attainable Line Rate 6944 Kbps 860 Kbps
Noise Margin 12.9 dB 24.0 dB
Line Attenuation 33.0 dB 20.0 dB
Output Power 19.7 dBm 5.1 dBm
More Information
Line Mode G.DMT? Line State Show Time??
Latency Type Interleave? Line Up Time 00:00:24:32?
Line Coding Trellis On? Line Up Count 1?
Statistics Downstream Upstream
Line Rate 6464 Kbps 160 Kbps
Attainable Line Rate 6944 Kbps 860 Kbps
Noise Margin 12.9 dB 24.0 dB
Line Attenuation 33.0 dB 20.0 dB
Output Power 19.7 dBm 5.1 dBm
K (number of bytes in DMT frame) 203? 6?
R (number of check bytes in RS code word) 14? 16?
S (RS code word size in DMT frame) 1? 16?
D (interleave depth) 64? 4?
Super Frames 86610? 86608?
Super Frame Errors 0? 0?
RS Words 5889546? 368084?
RS Correctable Errors 458? 2?
RS Uncorrectable Errors 0? 0?
HEC Errors 0? 0?
OCD Errors 0? 0?
LCD Errors 0? 0?
Total Cells 22447475? 0?
Data Cells 123856? 0?
Bit Errors 0? 0?
Total ES 0? 0?
Total SES 0? 0?
Total UAS 16? 16?
20 June 2008 5.13pm
System Up Time 00:09:36:47
ADSL Speed (DS/US) 6464/160 Kbps
LAN IP Address 192.168.1.1
Default Gateway 222.154.128.1
Primary DNS server 202.27.158.40
Secondary DNS server 202.27.156.72
Firmware Version 3.29a
Boot Loader Version 1.0.37-0.6.7
ADSL Driver Version A2pB021g.d19b
Ethernet MAC Address 00:16:E3:6A:3D:7A
Memory Size 2MB Flash / 8MB SDRAM


Am I reading this wrong, 6400kbps does not equate to 6.4Mbps because that should be saying then 64000kbps?

 
 
 
 


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  #139443 20-Jun-2008 17:49
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Its not a matter of supposed to be, its a fact that the connection between your modem and the DSLAM in your local exchange is 6.4MB/s downstream. Your upstream rate is 160kb/s as that is the normal throttle limit for non FS/FS plans, if you were to move to a FS/FS plan you could expect 800kb/s upstream, however with 160kb/s upstream you can still achieve 4-5Mb/s downstream on this connection.

I presume the above posted stats were from when you experienced poor speeds, as the modem is reporting it is synced and connected at the same/similar speeds as before it or the line not a limiting issue.

As previously noted the line connection is only part of your speed limiting between your PC and a remote server, there is your PCs ability/setup, the backhaul provision at your exchange, and any plan limitations placed by your ISP. What is quite clear is your line
is very unlikely to be an issue.

Can I suggest you try another PC to confirm any limitation is not within. To have only 50-80kb/s on a connection that is running at 6.5M/bs indicates something out of order, but not likely the ADSL part of the system. If changing PCs achieves no improvement then talk to your ISP about it, but I suggest you try and ask about aspects other than your ADSL connection.

Cyril



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  #139763 22-Jun-2008 17:21
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Well I have had an interesting Sunday afternoon. I unplugged my existing system, and plugged in another running Win XP.  I also changed modems (to DSL-302G) and put a new network cable in to play.  THe speeds I got with this new system were more than acceptable.  I then attched my main system back up and got it connected.  I then switched netwwork cables to see if the problem lies there.... mmm the DSL-302G didn't show any Ethernet light, but when connected with new cable its fine.  Can't recall if my old cable is a cross-over or straight?  Wouldn't have thought this should have made much difference? Anyhow, I did get a connection, but am still having issues, so I guess the next step is to check out my system with another NIC, and see if the issues lies with the onboard NIC.  If that is not the issues then I think I will try a clean install of XP Pro.  But first I want to make sure I have everything backed up I need.  I have a feeling the frest install may well fix the problem, but I will know once I do it.

Again many thanks for your patience and assistance.  btw the speeds I was been getting with the other system where in the area of 2.2Mbps.

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