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Forum: Network & Sharing 29 Jun 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 847
Posted By ibshaw
Yes, this happens perhaps once or twice a week -...

Yes, this happens perhaps once or twice a week - I have to agree it has to be at the exchange as I have tried 3 different routers with same problem. What puzzles me slightly is, if I do a soft...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Jun 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 847
Posted By ibshaw
As you can see below..... it was the downstream I...

As you can see below..... it was the downstream I was referring to - a speedtest gives slightly less than this figure but when it slows down it goes to approx 480kbps and have to re-boot to get it...
Forum: Network & Sharing 27 Jun 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 847
Posted By ibshaw
As you can see below..... it was the downstream I...

As you can see below..... it was the downstream I was referring to - a speedtest gives slightly less than this figure but when it slows down it goes to approx 480kbs and have to re-boot to get it...
Forum: Network & Sharing 26 Jun 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 847
Posted By ibshaw
Thanks to everyone for taking the time to reply -...

Thanks to everyone for taking the time to reply - interesting theories especially the one about the ISP and ownership of the line and possibly restricting bandwidth during peak times if I understood...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Jun 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 847
Posted By ibshaw
Thanks for reply. It's not the speed that is...

Thanks for reply. It's not the speed that is the problem (usually around 3.5Mbs), although we'd like it faster, its the fact that it drops to around 0.5Mbs for no apparent reason and only way to...
Forum: Network & Sharing 25 Jun 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 847
Posted By ibshaw
Fluctuating router speed

Hi, this is something that has puzzled me for a while. We have a relatively slow broadband speed at around 3.5Mbs however until recently our router has been stable and being "always on" would...
Forum: Network & Sharing 02 Apr 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By ibshaw
Im not familiar with the term "30 30 30 reset"...

Im not familiar with the term "30 30 30 reset" but assume you mean a hard reset using the hole at the back which takes it back to factory settings then put in all the TT settings as you would when...
Forum: Network & Sharing 31 Mar 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By ibshaw
Hi again, I don't have the actual screen shown...

Hi again, I don't have the actual screen shown but if you're asking if it was at the latest firmware level then yes, it was. In a few days time once I'm less busy with other things, I'm going to...
Forum: Network & Sharing 30 Mar 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By ibshaw
Roderunner - thanks for reply. From memory,...

Roderunner - thanks for reply. From memory, since I have temporarily changed routers, the Netgear was set to "always on" mode - what is puzzling me most is this router has been rock solid for over...
Forum: Network & Sharing 29 Mar 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By ibshaw
Thank you for reply however as I had some...

Thank you for reply however as I had some important work to do, I changed router just to get me going again quickly but as I do prefer the Netgear, I will give your suggestion a try in a few days...
Forum: Network & Sharing 28 Mar 2014
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By ibshaw
Netgear DGND3300v2 wireless stops working

Hi there, I was wondering if anyone has had a similar problem with this or similar Netgear modem. I have had this one for a couple of years now and, with the exception of an occasional hiccup where...
Forum: Backup and Restore 26 Feb 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 829
Posted By ibshaw
Provided the drive has not been formatted, there...

Provided the drive has not been formatted, there are many free software packages available that can help you recover the data... EaseUS Data Recovery is just one which has a trial version but just...
Forum: Network & Sharing 17 Feb 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 414
Posted By ibshaw
I had a similar problem, this may help you..... I...

I had a similar problem, this may help you..... I found it useful.

What is svchost.exe And Why Is It Running?...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Feb 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,079
Posted By ibshaw
Without knowing exactly what kind of sound it is,...

Without knowing exactly what kind of sound it is, given it started after fitting a new heat sink to the CPU and reinstalled the motherboard it could be you have not tightened everything and there is...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 15 Feb 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 1,079
Posted By ibshaw
A bit more detail would help i.e is it a sound...

A bit more detail would help i.e is it a sound from the speaker, mechanical noise ? what ?
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Feb 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 3,973
Posted By ibshaw
So, are you saying when running XP the wi-fi and...

So, are you saying when running XP the wi-fi and internet connection was working but has never worked the same under W7 ? Or.... it has worked since you changed to W7 but now for some reason it...
Forum: Network & Sharing 15 Feb 2014
Replies: 14
Views: 832
Posted By ibshaw
Why do you need the additional TP-Link router -...

Why do you need the additional TP-Link router - is the BT hub not a combined N modem/ router ? A bit more detail of your setup would help understand what you're trying to achieve...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Feb 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By ibshaw
There could be a number of things causing what...

There could be a number of things causing what you describe but since its under warranty I'd be inclined to let them find out what is the cause and fix it, you could also mention the Sale of Goods...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 13 Feb 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 2,535
Posted By ibshaw
Check if there any know issues with this level of...

Check if there any know issues with this level of IE but the simplest solution may be to go back to a previous level that did not give you these problems. I stopped using IE years ago as I could...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Feb 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 266
Posted By ibshaw
Have you tried restoring the laptop to an earlier...

Have you tried restoring the laptop to an earlier point before you installed the driver ?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Feb 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 387
Posted By ibshaw
You should not need the leading zeros.... hold...

You should not need the leading zeros.... hold Alt (not Alt Gr) then 64 (on the numpad) will get you the @ symbol.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Feb 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 387
Posted By ibshaw
Well, you didn't actually say your wife likes her...

Well, you didn't actually say your wife likes her Italian keyboard, and is reluctant to change to an English keyboard..... so I didn't miss it.

You mentioned there was only one language...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 31 Jan 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 302
Posted By ibshaw
Thank you for the advice - it all makes sense and...

Thank you for the advice - it all makes sense and most of which I was aware of.... however, I never thought of the theft part !!!

So, will probably just keep it external on the SATA dock.
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Jan 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 387
Posted By ibshaw
I'm not quite following this.... you have a PC...

I'm not quite following this.... you have a PC that is setup for UK but physically the keyboard is Italian ? right ? If you are having character problems, the obvious solution which you have...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 30 Jan 2014
Replies: 6
Views: 302
Posted By ibshaw
Just to clarify - if I decide to use the drive...

Just to clarify - if I decide to use the drive internally, it would be as a secondary / slave drive completely separate from the main system drive. There is no suggestion of using it for any other...
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