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My connection is slow!!!!!

Posts: 1
Registered: ‎07-29-2011
Device: Actiontec GT704WGB
Location: Pennsylvania

My connection is slow!!!!!

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I had the regular 1 mbps plan but i upgraded to the 7.1 Mbps plan. My problem is i consistently get 4.9 mbps and in the evening it goes even lower to 2.1 mbps. I called tech support and that was pointless it still stayed the same. I play Xbox online and when i play it lags and was wondering if there was a way to get to the 7.1 Mbps or even just to get closer than 4.9 Mbps. I have a actiontec gt704wgb connected to a dry loop. HELP!!!!!!!

Posts: 3,220
Registered: ‎02-24-2011

Re: My connection is slow!!!!!

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Sorry for your internet slowdown. Have you tried rebooting or resetting the router/modem?


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Posts: 1
Registered: ‎08-02-2011

Re: My connection is slow!!!!!

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my connection is always slow - we reboot the modem atleast 3-4 times a day - should not have to do this....somebody please help.....


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Registered: ‎09-24-2008

Re: My connection is slow!!!!!

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#4 Paste up the contents of the page you see.



To the other user who asked for help. If you don't have the same modem as the OP, please answer my questions.


#1 What is the brand and model of your modem?


#2 What is the brand and model of your router?

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