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internet speed

  1. #1

    internet speed

    hi everybody


    My internet speed seems to drop quite often, but if I turn my modem off and then back on the speed
    returns to normal, can anyone tell me why.

    regards calmat

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  2. #2

    With out any system specs provided it's just a shot in the dark. I would guess that your wifi adapter needs to be updated.
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  3. #3


    what do I need to do to update my wifi adaptor

    regards calmat
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  4. #4

    Download it from your Vendors website.
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  5. #5

    Posts : 315
    Windows 8.1 consumer 64 bit

    When this happened to me it turned out to be a bad cable modem (Cablevision).
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  6. #6

    Posts : 18
    Windows 8.1 Professional 64-Bit

    It sounds like the DSL modem is lowering the speed. Does you have access to another modem?
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