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Slow downloading movies,grtting on internet

Takes full day to download movies, long wait to get on internet

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Try downloading movies when your pc is directly connected to your modem. If connection is very much faster then upgrade the firmware of the router.


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Hi, myself download a movie frm intenet, whenever it opens it automatically connect to internet and showing THIS IS FOR THE SAFTY OF P2P NETWORK FROM VIRUS AND HACKERS JUST CLICK ON ANY ONE ADS BY...


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Facebook has been having problems for days like you describe. It is on their server end, not yours. Typically it means that either too many people are accessing the site at the same time, they don't have enough servers to users, or a problem between the user and their servers, somewhere along the net.

Amazon's 'cloud' network went down the other day taking amazon and many other sites offline for hours. As this problem seemed to show up around the same period of time it could be that facebook is using some of their storage or that the outage caused a clog on the net.

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