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OpenDNS has accounted for this, as can be read at this page: Dynamic IP Technical Details. monkeylice03-24-2012, 3:19 AMIf either of your routers support dd-wrt (check here http://www.dd-wrt.com/site/support/router-database) you may be able to boost the TX power and possibly the antenna gain, which may allow you to So I guess that could be the modem if you have seen this behavior during a communication problem.... · actions · 2003-Jun-24 9:01 am · dirk_diggler2

dirk_diggler2 Member 2003-Jun-25 8:45 am Here's some info and test results:Smokeping (ongoing 2 week interval)»/r3/sm ··· 1d457397Line quality test from a few minutes ago:»/pingt ··· /3047107Model: Cisco DPQ3212Vendor: CiscoHardware Revision: 1.0Serial Number: MAC Address: Bootloader Revision: 2.3.0_R1Current http://linux4newbie.com/cable-modem/cable-modem-reviews.html

Gonna try SureWest and see how they are. Unless he installed them wrong or something? Reconnect to your wireless via it's new network name and password. Of course, now that I bothered to post I have not seen the problem. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cable-modem-crapping-out-intermittently.56660/

The following users thank kpmedia for this useful post: mikemike86(02-27-2015), mlongue1(01-21-2011) kpmedia View Public Profile Send a private message to kpmedia Find all posts by kpmedia Someday, 12:01 PM Google Ads Gonna try SureWest and see how they are. Next step I guess is to exchange my cable modem with Comcast and see if that fixes the issue.

All rights reserved.REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc.Advertise - technologyπRendered by PID 24337 on app-181 at 2017-02-02 06:51:02.447827+00:00 running 99a8477 . He'll listen to you then as he begging to get windows back lol. With the new package came a free lease modem. However, I'm not readily aware of anything that would cause this.

The power levels your getting from the page are not always reliable, but from what it's showing those numbers seem fine. To see what traffic is happening on your network, you can also enable stats in the dashboard. I also received an email from a process running on one of my boxes which polls my router for it's IP address in order to update DNS with my web site's Here's how the modem looks when this happens: http://i.imgur.com/GdQNFpy.png http://i.imgur.com/wILkPfz.png permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]tito13kfm 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(0 children)For one thing, don't stack the gateway on top on the DVR, it can

I've been to @Home Tech Support many times and tried just about everything, and I was wondering if anyone has a clue what the problem could be. Kids should be outside being social and making real relationships, not sitting alone in front of a glowing screen. kpmedia View Public Profile Send a private message to kpmedia Find all posts by kpmedia #18 02-21-2013, 02:39 PM Bob R Free Member Join Date: Feb 2013 Posts: Then I tried the 100Mbps integrated network card.

JDay03-14-2012, 2:19 PMWhat make/model is the router? My Speed Tests I ran speed tests, and came up with identical results:Sometimes connections were in the 8 to 15 Mbps range Sometimes connections were in the 0.5 to 2 Mbps Still no change. It's kind of like AM and FM radio; the tradeoff for distance is quality.

Hope this helps. ^^^^ this. click site Firewall software can't help... Been down that road with them several years ago. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]LeWolf 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(3 children)Oddly enough, I've had this same issue recently with my TWC service using my own Linksys router.

It's nice to see so many folks have found this page useful. Your best bet may be to call one of us to come check out your lines. (The outsourced phone reps. After solving your problem, please mark it as solved by clicking 'flair' and confirming the 'solved' tag. news I am using firmware 2.44.2.

The wireless router is on a separate /24 IP (thus easily isolated from the rest of the wired network via masking), and is MAC-locked and WPA secured to two devices: It has a lot of options for site and keyword blocking. I'll have to wait for the problem to occur again and then take my router out of the equation.

Your wireless cards will need to support 5Ghz for this to work but there is much less interference on that band.

  • It has good speeds and signal strength, but was very unstable and would cut out maybe 4-5 times an hour.
  • JDay03-17-2012, 10:44 PMWell Comcast wouldn't do an over the counter exchange on my modem.
  • It's not my laptop.
  • permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]11Chuck 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago*(2 children)TWC modems and routers are not the greatest, this is true.
  • When I moved our cable modem I made sure that the coax going to the new room had the least amount of splits possible.http://www.dslreports.com/faq/5862 shows an example near the bottom.Modem <--RG-6
  • It was a bit warm but nothing crazy.
  • I'll see if it all craps out in 20 minutes. -- merged -- That didn't even last 20 minutes.
  • Advertisement nuke345 Thread Starter Joined: Apr 11, 2000 Messages: 49 Ok, I'm about ready to walk over to Comcast @Home's HQ and kill them.
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  • Thanks for any help provided! -Bryan · actions · 2003-Jun-23 8:35 am · Lord AnubisCan'T Fight The Inevitablejoin:2002-06-19Here & There Lord Anubis Member 2003-Jun-23 2:11 pm have you tried a direct

A couple things you should know if you use it is that sometimes it thinks that a good website is a bad website based on your category blocking settings. Find all posts by bigk181 #10 10-25-2012, 04:36 AM kpmedia Site Staff | Web Hosting, Photo Join Date: Feb 2004 Posts: 4,069 Thanks: 205 Thanked 321 Times in VideosPodcastForumsAboutMost PopularEpisode 384 - Dark Rides - 1/26/17Bits to Atoms: The Pi ScoreAdam Savage's One Day Builds: Ping Pong Machine Gun!Shop Tips: Cutting Foam for PropmakingAdam Savage Talks to a Wall Maybe check the Charter switches in my area.

I see this happen all the time. Should've mentioned that, my mistake. Ask me for help! More about the author I figured it's probably my 7-8 year old linksys wireless router finally crapping out on me.

Another route you can go would be to get a 5Ghz 802.11n (make sure it is 5Ghz and not 2.4Ghz 802.11n) consumer wireless router. The upside is performance. I know for sure all lights stay on and green even when the wifi goes out. When my connection went away again, I did some quick ping tests in the command prompt (DOS box).

Is there anything I can do to fix it?UpdateCancelAnswer Wiki2 Answers Drew Lustro, Cofounder at MaxrelaxUpdated 130w ago[this is just a public service answer to my own Q because I see After that period of time I can get on for about 5 more minutes, then it'll crap out again. Serves my needs. It means a great deal to me to hear this advice continues to help others.

Might I recommend Asus RT-N66U. Bob R View Public Profile Send a private message to Bob R Find all posts by Bob R Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Similar Threads Thread Thread Starter Forum TURBOELKY03-24-2012, 9:10 AMHow many devices are connected to the router at the same time? Submission Guidelines Please include your system specs, such as Windows/Linux/Mac version/build, model numbers, troubleshooting steps, symptoms, etc.

It will take some research on your part. It's frustrating having an intermittent problem as I'm doing nothing different on my end but all of a sudden it'll completely slow down to a crawl - yesterday it seemed ok The only difference is the lack of 5Ghz. - http://www.protelecomsupply.com/ruckus-wireless-zoneflex-7343-indoor-ap-802-11b-g-n-8-elem-poe-3-ports swissarmyca03-17-2012, 4:54 PMJust a thought - Buy the same router model as your buddy and have him set it up in I've gotten so much trouble from the modem!