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Internet We are going to be getting high speed internet through Hughesnet via satellite, what do I need for my notebook in order for it to work with the satellite to get on the internet?

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In order to ensure you get the most out of your Internet experience, HughesNet has developed these minimum requirements:

  • Windows 98SE or higher (including VISTA) or Mac OS 10.1 or higher, and
  • Network capability (10/100 Ethernet pre-equipped)
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    I have a Toshiba Satellite L500 with Win7 and cannot connect to the internet via high speed modem LAN cable. Internet works on my other computer using the same LAN connection, but it is running XP. I


    So is your Modem from a phone company like AT&T? It sounds like it is because phone companies use what is called PPOE which is where the modem is configured with a userid and password to get out to the internet.

    Cable providers use DHCP and don't require a userid and password.

    If your other computer works using the network cable but your toshiba won't work using the same network cable, I think the phone company has configured your modem to only look at and accept your other computer. You can tell the modem to use specific MAC addresses which are unique to every device that attaches to the internet. You want your modem set up to use a range of addresses, not a specific one.

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    Im having problems playing online games with my ps3 i can get online but cant play games. is it because i have hughesnet or is there something i can do?


    A lot of people have problems playing online games with satellite internet. The problem is that while your download speed is usually okay, the upload speed to the satellite is too low and the latency (the time between when your computer sends a message and the satellite relays it to the other party) is way too high.

    Unfortunately, you probably will not be able to play any kind of PS3 games online via HughesNet. Computer browser-based games would likely be okay, but your latency will be too high to connect to any PS3 game servers.

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    I upgrade to 200 pro with 400mb but my hughes net meter to be the same as before. my downlowable time remain the same.


    Speeds (uploading and downloading) may vary based on several factors such equipment, line-of-sight (dish to satellite), your Internet package, other users, and FAIR USAGE POLICY. Have pasted the fine details below.

    *Speeds
    Speed comparison based on 53 Kbps dialup. Actual speeds may vary. Uninterrupted use of service and speeds are not guaranteed. Usage is subject to the Fair Access Policy. Listed speeds are available only through Hughes' SpaceWay satellite. Most subscribers will have access to the listed speeds.

    The Power 200 service plan is only available through the new HughesNet satellite. Approximately 1% will not be able to receive the Power 200 plan as a result of trees or other obstacles that block the signal from the satellite to the home.

    Actual upload speed will normally be lower than speeds indicated during peak hours. Download speeds may also be temporarily slowed in cases when patterns of system usage exceed the download threshold for an extended period of time. See the HughesNet Fair Access Policy for more information.

    **Download Threshold
    Each plan is subject to a daily download threshold as follows: Basic 200 MB, Power 150 300 MB, Power 200 400 MB. 50 MB per day additional Download Allowance can be added to any plan for just $10 per month.

    +Equipment
    Provided HughesNet equipment may be new or refurbished. Any refurbished equipment will have the same warranty as new equipment. In the event that you elect the purchase option, and the equipment installed at your location is refurbished, we will provide you with a $25 credit on your first Service invoice.


    www.nationwidesatellite.com/HughesNet/service_plans/HughesNet_plans.asp


    The speed difference between their packages is only 50Kbs. May be difficult to read. May wish to use third party Internet speed rater - www.speakeasy.net/speedtest/

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    I am hooked to hughes high speed when go on line and go to modern warfare 2 and join the game my man wants freeze up for about split second all through the game it takes about 4 seconds to even to reload .


    Hughesnet isn't the greatest for attempting to play online. Even though it is better than dial up, it isn't a consistent speed, and you will run into lag and timeout issues along with the occasional freeze.

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