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Less money too. City hasn't shown up at my door yet, so.... Ours is on the side of our house. You guessed it -- no change. http://everfreetech.com/cable-modem/cable-modem-confusion.html

Compression connectors are the type your cable tech would be using. Speedtest.net looks far more accurate compared against my manual calculations.) Testing the Hardware / Calling Charter Because Charter phone techs treat all callers as if they are idiot children, I went You can change this to something you can actually remember so when friends come over, you don't have to bust out the god damned post-it note with your shitty password on This is actually a pretty decent "trick" for anybody on any ISP, should they run into websites loading slow or dropped internet connections, when accessing anything via domain names. additional hints

They suggest using their other free service DNS-O-Matic, which tracks your IP changes and ties it automatically to your OpenDNS account. If using NoScript, simply whitelist digitalFAQ.com. Home Our Services Guides Reviews Forum Editorials Buy.Sell.Trade Donate About Us Contact Us Forum > Digital Life I've had the Charter tech show up twice in the last two weeks, he couldn't find anything wrong with the wiring (new home) and said it was likely a noise issue Denied a interview [No,IWillNotFixYour#@$!!Computer] by anon320.

What to do? [PCHardware] by Kilroy250. For whatever reason, that also sped up my iPad performance. Why did you get rid of the old one? - Did my advice help you? permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]rahtin 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(0 children)It's the piece of shit router/modem combo they gave you.

WEB_War45 years agoAre you able to check the cable access box? Or if you have questions, feel free to reply at any time. It's affecting all my wireless devices. 2 laptops and 3 phones. http://www.calguns.net/calgunforum/archive/index.php/t-546604.html My neighbor is a TWC tech, so I tend to get great service (for the area).

I'm curious. lol. Today it's still doing the same thing. Looks like I need to find a new forum for my modem Thanks for all your help! · actions · 2003-Jun-25 8:45 am · FROSTYMVMjoin:2000-08-10Leeds, AL

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Next step I guess is to exchange my cable modem with Comcast and see if that fixes the issue. http://www.dslreports.com/forum/r28370035-AZ-85201-Intermittent-problems kpmedia View Public Profile Send a private message to kpmedia Find all posts by kpmedia #7 09-01-2012, 04:20 PM maryloody Free Member Join Date: Sep 2012 Posts: 1 troyboy731 View Public Profile Send a private message to troyboy731 Find all posts by troyboy731 #15 02-20-2013, 11:30 PM kpmedia Site Staff | Web Hosting, Photo Join Date: Ask a new question Read More Connection Modem Networking WiFi Related Resources Help me set up two wireless networks from on Comcast cable modem connection solved Comcast modem/router connectivity help solved

Here's the fix! (No need to change ISP!) User Name Remember Me? weblink They usually keep track of how many times they have been out to your house and what work has been done. The arris device seems to be able to lock the channel on 603 mhz but 12.12 db is not the best value. rkt88edmo03-24-2012, 7:05 AMComcast internet is the goods AFAIK.

And it may or may not work. - Did my advice help you? Most phones have a technology called DSS which randomly changes channels to prevent eavesdropping, so changing Wifi channel would be useless in that case. Jeffmathieson replied Feb 2, 2017 at 1:16 AM Network traffic monitoring bbgarnett replied Feb 2, 2017 at 1:14 AM Wireless Card Hardware Not... http://everfreetech.com/cable-modem/what-is-a-cable-modem-vs-router.html myketuna5 years agoYeah, well.

Check the DHCP settings on the LAN side of the router. Blocking bad sites via OpenDNS: In addition to simply speeding up your Internet speeds, advanced DNS services give you control over blocking "bad sites". I figured I'd take the free lease instead of having to buy my own if mine ever crapped out.

I have taken several steps to troubleshoot the issue.

permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]11Chuck 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago*(2 children)TWC modems and routers are not the greatest, this is true. If wireless, I can see how this would happen.If wired, then it may be something screwy with the way that model of modem works. - Did my advice help you? Blog spam, link spam, referral spam, joke responses, memes, novelty accounts, trolling, unethical behavior, and personal insults will not be tolerated. If he/she did, you're screwed and will have to call tech support to get them to change the channel.UPDATE Aug 2014: The current default username/passwords have changed.

Ask me for help! Something odd there? This stuff is driving me in circles. his comment is here Use common sense.

The desktop is direct connected and it isn't any faster than the laptop or iPad which are over a wireless router. In short, 90% of intermittent issues usually comes down to problems with house wiring and splitter configuration. You might not be allowed to log on [Security] by ashrc4265. Ask me for help!

I've since set my computer to automatically pull DNS from the router. What to Block: While I don't believe in puritanical censorship, there is something to be said for blocking specific porn sites. Gonna try SureWest and see how they are. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]popepeterjames 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(3 children)TW uses notoriously bad wireless routers, and usually out of date modems.

Hope this helps. LandLine Just Went To $99 A Month Switch To UVerse Phone? [AT&TU-verse] by Craiger189. That's why I unchecked that option so that it won't block decent videos on YouTube. Gonna try SureWest and see how they are.

Explain xfifnitywifi [ComcastXFINITY] by JJ Johnson308. Will the informationin this thread I read about DNS change help me out or do I have other issues? The Charter tech was trying to tell me becasue I got 53 in safe mode, it's something programs running in the background that is slowing it down. I had the Charter techs on the phone a couple of times and they confirmed I do have the 30 mbps service.