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Windows 7: How do I speed up my internet speed?

11 Oct 2011   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

I still have the modem and router from comcast. is there a way i can use it? (i know that sounds stupid, but I've been suprised by the things we can do with technology these days, so can't hurt to ask)

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11 Oct 2011   #12
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64

No you cannot use a cable modem with DSL, and vice versa.
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12 Oct 2011   #13

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Hah wow, now this is what i get....
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10 Jun 2013   #14

windows 7

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Vir2L View Post
I am using an AT&T 2Wire 2701HG-B Router, and it sucks.
I can't get another one so that's outa the question.
What can I do to speed up my internet connection?
As of now it's:

Crappy, I know. Any help or advice is appreciated.
If you want to increase your Internet speed then contact your ISP. and get a latest speed
plan from them. It's better way to increase your speed
you can also use manual tips below to increase your current internet speed.
1. clear your cookies from your browser
2. Delete unwanted files using Ccleaner software.
Finally, if you want check your internet speed then visit
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