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Slow Internet Randomly

by ItsHuntr / March 20, 2018 8:10 PM PDT


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Just one question
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 20, 2018 8:33 PM PDT
In reply to: Slow Internet Randomly

Why do you suspect it's your PC or network?

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by ItsHuntr / March 20, 2018 8:58 PM PDT
In reply to: Just one question

I'm not 100% sure what it is. I have tested my internet on an online speedtest and it's normal, I have also tried testing it online whilst downloading something. The thing I'm downloading says 50kb/s yet the online speedtest says my internet is normal. But then again when I use wifi on my phone it's extremely slow as well.

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The online speed test
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 20, 2018 9:57 PM PDT
In reply to: RE

Can be using another path from somewhere to your PC. If you are downloading that path could be slow. Nothing so far points to your gear?

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by ItsHuntr / March 20, 2018 10:16 PM PDT
In reply to: The online speed test

I don't know what you're trying to get at, I've stated I have absolutely no clue what is going on. I don't know what it is. Which is why I'm asking for help. So far the things you're telling me isn't helping at all.

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It's to see where the issue is,
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 20, 2018 10:59 PM PDT
In reply to: Sorry

Where the clues are that it's your PC or network. So far you are only telling me clues that it's not your computer or network.

Let's start with a basic item. Do you know how the internet works? How some sites are far away and some are nearby? This is what a download can be slow but your speed test is fine.

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by ItsHuntr / March 20, 2018 11:07 PM PDT

These are updates that are slow, also steam downloads. They are always normal for me, my ping aswell to servers that are 99% of the time completely fine is also terrible. It is not where I am downloading from. I'm connecting to Sydney servers which I'm ALWAYS fine with. Now it is bad. I don't understand how me updating drivers for my PC and browsing regular sites is somehow because of how far away they are. What you are saying makes no sense.

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