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Newteach
31-03-2010, 08:22 PM
I'm experiencing some download issues like small 5mg downloads halting for up to 20 to 30 seconds then starting again. I have a Thompson wireless router on the xtra all you can eat plan and when I recently did a 'Connectivity Check' the 'Connectivity to DNS Server 1' and ...2 came up with a big red cross. Could I possibly have a configuration issue or is this normal. Can anyone suggest other possible ways of improving my connectivity. (And yes I know...change plans...).

NT.:yuck:

GameJunkie
31-03-2010, 08:54 PM
you could try changing the wireless channel to something else( not leave it on auto)

you may have to try each channel until you have no problem downloading or connecting to the net

Netsukeninja
31-03-2010, 09:00 PM
My Thomson router always says that its not connected to either DNS, nor the internet, but here I am...

http://www.imagef1.net.nz/files/connectivity.png

Newteach
31-03-2010, 09:08 PM
Thanks....I'm connected by cable as well at times....but I'll try changing channel and see what happens....cheers....any more hints on improving the stuttering Xtra 'as much as you can eat' plan speak up...

NT

Nomad
31-03-2010, 09:37 PM
Won't be the channel then if you are via cable.