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# 208592 18-Feb-2017 16:36
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Hi All

 

I'm currently experiencing fibre speed issues. these issues only arrised in the last month

 

At the moment doing a linetest or even speedtest to a server in New Zealand my speeds are 102Mbps download and 24Mbps upload which is fantastic as my plan is 100/20

 

 

But as soon as I check against servers overseas my speed drops to as little at .73Mbps but upload being fine

 

 

 

 

I have done a full throughput test for Slingshot and got an email back saying there is no issue, but calling them back they said they couldn't find a fault. I've reset the router. flushed DNS. had slingshot fix the dns in the router as it wasn't going anywhere.

 

there definitely seems like there is a fault as i am unable to download my antivirus program or any other program. i can't update my Ps4 

 

Every time i try and download a program from an international source they connection just times out

 

I am wanting to upgrade to Windows 10 but can't until i get the international speeds as my antivirus program isn't from NZ 

 

 

 

On a separate note when doing a connection on my ps3 and ps4 i get a message at the bottom of the page stating the router doesn't support ip fragmentation. I've been unable to find any decent information about this and am wondering if anyone can shed some light on fixing this

 

 

 

 


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  # 1722319 18-Feb-2017 16:55
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Defiantly yucky!

 

my guess is there is something going on with the international routing
can you post up a tracert to the site you are trying to download from?

 

 





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  # 1722377 18-Feb-2017 18:20
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Those two international test are to out of the way cities what do you get if you try an L.A/W D.C. or Canberra/Sydney server 

 

 

 

Also Trace routes to the servers you're trying to download from would also be good 


 
 
 
 


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  # 1722404 18-Feb-2017 19:23
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Athlonite:
Those two international test are to out of the way cities what do you get if you try an L.A/W D.C. or Canberra/Sydney server

 

He should be still getting more than those speeds. Here is mine:

 

 

 

OP - Do a Speedtest to this server: http://webnx.speedtest.net - it is one of the better testing servers:

 





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  # 1722406 18-Feb-2017 19:36
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I'm not even with Slingshot and I'm getting rubbish speeds to those places. frown

 

 

Seriously, though, we could probably trade small towns or cities where your ISP will have better routing than mine, and vice versa. You're almost always going to get worse speeds from smaller places with smaller providers than you are from somewhere with better, faster, connectivity. Even when that somewhere is farther away.

 

 

 





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  # 1722638 19-Feb-2017 13:22
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michaelmurfy:

 

Athlonite:
Those two international test are to out of the way cities what do you get if you try an L.A/W D.C. or Canberra/Sydney server

 

He should be still getting more than those speeds. Here is mine:

 

 

 

OP - Do a Speedtest to this server: http://webnx.speedtest.net - it is one of the better testing servers:

 

 

 

 

 

Same Townsville server as you and I only manage to get 

 

 

 

https://www.speedtest.net/result/6064558515.png

 

 

 

 




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  # 1722641 19-Feb-2017 13:32
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Thank you everyone for the replies

 

 

 

from Requested server

 

 

 

 

from the Sydney Server 

 

 

from the Washington Server

 

 

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
Copyright (c) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

 

C:\Users\Panda>tracert www.bitdefender.com

 

Tracing route to www.bitdefender.com.cdn.cloudflare.net [104.20.6.54]
over a maximum of 30 hops:

 

1 <1 ms <1 ms <1 ms NF4V.Home [192.168.1.1]
2 * * * Request timed out.
3 4 ms 3 ms 4 ms callplus1.ape.nzix.net [192.203.154.46]
4 4 ms 4 ms 4 ms cloudflare.ape.nzix.net [192.203.154.51]
5 4 ms 4 ms 4 ms 104.20.6.54

 

Trace complete.

 

C:\Users\Panda>Tracert logitech.com

 

Tracing route to logitech.com [107.21.26.162]
over a maximum of 30 hops:

 

1 <1 ms <1 ms <1 ms NF4V.Home [192.168.1.1]
2 * * * Request timed out.
3 * * * Request timed out.
4 4 ms 4 ms 4 ms pts-s.cpcak4-r1.tranzpeer.net [101.98.5.21]
5 112 ms 24 ms 7 ms bundle-100.bdr02.akl05.akl.vocus.net.nz [175.45.
102.65]
6 129 ms 128 ms 128 ms bundle-10.cor01.akl05.akl.VOCUS.net.nz [114.31.2
02.100]
7 128 ms 128 ms 128 ms bundle-200.cor02.lax01.ca.VOCUS.net [114.31.202.
47]
8 128 ms 128 ms 129 ms bundle-102.bdr02.lax01.ca.vocus.net [49.255.255.
15]
9 128 ms 128 ms 128 ms 216.0.5.213
10 161 ms 161 ms 161 ms 216.156.16.52.ptr.us.xo.net [216.156.16.52]
11 161 ms 183 ms 161 ms 207.88.12.140.ptr.us.xo.net [207.88.12.140]
12 161 ms 161 ms 161 ms 207.88.12.180.ptr.us.xo.net [207.88.12.180]
13 161 ms 161 ms 160 ms 207.88.14.183.ptr.us.xo.net [207.88.14.183]
14 * * * Request timed out.
15 * * * Request timed out.
16 * * * Request timed out.
17 * * * Request timed out.
18 * * * Request timed out.
19 * * * Request timed out.
20 221 ms 218 ms 213 ms 54.239.110.241
21 194 ms 194 ms 194 ms 54.239.111.65
22 * * * Request timed out.
23 * * * Request timed out.
24 * * * Request timed out.
25 * * * Request timed out.
26 * * * Request timed out.
27 * * * Request timed out.
28 * * * Request timed out.
29 340 ms 345 ms 344 ms ec2-107-21-26-162.compute-1.amazonaws.com [107.21.26.162]

 

Trace complete.

 

 


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