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.
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | ... | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | ... | 49
364 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 12


  Reply # 782894 17-Mar-2013 12:34
Send private message

Trying to play some COD. Fine for a few seconds, then I end up on 1 bar (Others are 3-4) and it starts rubberbanding. What is the point of Orcon UFB when it is dialup half the time.




 

125 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 3


  Reply # 782896 17-Mar-2013 12:36
Send private message

Luckily I'm at a friends place today, just ran a test (Telecom) and it's fine, but i did notice sine 10-15 minutes ago, my teamviweer to home turned to complete crap, but i thought it might just be this old laptop.


110 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 782898 17-Mar-2013 12:39
Send private message

Back to normal now, 40 minutes later:

1387 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 134


  Reply # 782931 17-Mar-2013 14:43
Send private message

doublehell: Back to normal now, 40 minutes later:


stop using up all the bandwidth with unnecessary speed tests!  don't you realise we're in an internet drought?

110 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 783058 17-Mar-2013 18:43
Send private message

mercutio:
doublehell: Back to normal now, 40 minutes later:


stop using up all the bandwidth with unnecessary speed tests!  don't you realise we're in an internet drought?


Well...if Orcon (or any other ISP for that matter), had real-time network status updates, we (consumers) wouldn't need to perform these checks.


211 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 17


  Reply # 783094 17-Mar-2013 20:33
Send private message

And off it goes again, hate you Orcon :(.

364 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 12


  Reply # 783096 17-Mar-2013 20:38
Send private message

Yep, pings are cranking up again, around 150-200ms to Sydney for me right now. Speeds are about quarter, if not less for download...




 

1387 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 134


  Reply # 783103 17-Mar-2013 21:00
Send private message

google

190 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 24


  Reply # 783106 17-Mar-2013 21:08
Send private message

Yup no world of warcraft for me tonight, 1-2 second delay on.... all the Orcon customers and nobody else, great service!

211 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 17


  Reply # 783168 17-Mar-2013 23:39
Send private message

11:39PM pings are still up the shiz

211 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 17


  Reply # 783169 17-Mar-2013 23:40
Send private message



hahahah fml

271 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 13


  Reply # 783190 18-Mar-2013 06:08
Send private message

Yup mine turned to crap about noon yesterday. Over 1000ms ping times in my games. Unplayable.

364 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 12


  Reply # 783513 18-Mar-2013 15:55
Send private message

Had a reply from a @orcon guy on twitter, I promptly replied that when I have an issue, it seems that alot of others on GZ have the same issue, this was his reply.

'Orcon: Thanks for the reply, indeed it would seem there is a wider issue. We are currently investigating. ^MC'





 

511 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 32


  Reply # 783522 18-Mar-2013 16:00

Brandonrnz: Had a reply from a @orcon guy on twitter, I promptly replied that when I have an issue, it seems that alot of others on GZ have the same issue, this was his reply.

'Orcon: Thanks for the reply, indeed it would seem there is a wider issue. We are currently investigating. ^MC'



Yeah well I had a chat as well with there lvl 2 engineer however no one is telling us anything. There is a mysterious problem that they are looking into. Yet no ETA nothing on the Network Status page. This is so bad for the 3rd largest ISP in NZ to be like this.

211 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 17


  Reply # 783534 18-Mar-2013 16:42
Send private message

And it aint the first time

1 | ... | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | ... | 49
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page 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:



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.