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woyala
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YouTube Slowdown

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Just was wondering if FiOS got any issues with youtube because watching videos on youtube its suck a pain .  I  thought it was youtube running out of bandwidth but when I try it at work or somewhere else it just buffer a lot faster.
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Re: YouTube Slowdown

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I thought so, and I think I know why...

I point to http://www.verizonfioswiki.com/index.php/Using_Your_Own_Router

and to

URL: http://www.dslreports.com/faq/16077

Title/Location: All DSLR (dslreports.com) FAQs » Verizon Online FiOS FAQ » 3.0 Networking » What are the tradeoffs between the various router configurations

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Re: YouTube Slowdown

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The brand and model of your router is the, Verizon branded Actiontec router?

If not: what is the brand and model of your router?

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woyala
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Re: YouTube Slowdown

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Yea, its the actiontec router.  I believe is the revision C or D, i can't tell because i'm not at home but when i first got the service it was fine, now its just almost impossible to watch lol
dslr595148
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Re: YouTube Slowdown

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I thought so, and I think I know why...

I point to http://www.verizonfioswiki.com/index.php/Using_Your_Own_Router

and to

URL: http://www.dslreports.com/faq/16077

Title/Location: All DSLR (dslreports.com) FAQs » Verizon Online FiOS FAQ » 3.0 Networking » What are the tradeoffs between the various router configurations

^^

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woyala
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Re: YouTube Slowdown

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thanks, i'll give this a try.
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