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Why is my internet always losing signal and how do I fix it?

Can't even make it for one movie without constant buffering

Posted by Marlene Ivie-Bone on

  • Anonymous Oct 23, 2021

    now 2 post, same probem. why? post 2 times. 23 minutes apart.
    you said movie, SO I ASSUME this is off the likes of NETFLIX or other streaming web sites 1000s.

    let me guess wifi, THIS?
    I run wired here (gigalan) and pro WifI AP, as backup or for guests and for Cell phones to avoid cell data charges. (PC and TVs and all rooms in my how are jack in the wall gigalan on purpose.

    what you have I can not guess.

    here is how a network works (simple) like a water hose.OK
    if you put your garden hose to a fire Hydrant, it has weak flow. (horrid weak)
    the flow will be dictated to the smallest hose that we call a BOTTLE NECK in HOSE tech (plumbing 101) or NETWORKING 101.
    and more.

    steps.
    first pay the ISP for max bandwidth. 100Mb/s minimum , pay for it
    test for it with say TV connected to ISP modem directly or PC direct using Fast.com 100Mb/s is min.
    see it works now? if no ?fails call the ISP. if modem is slow? , then IT IS SLOW.(ISP problem for sure)

    yes good, modem and ISP are good.

    Now ROUTER problems (vast there are) for sure old junk routers, no model told at all, sigh,(sad face)

    the routers is slow. only., then your routers are no good or setup wrong.
    some routers are 10 or 100 times too slow and are junk. none told by you. Old are junk for 2 reasons
    1: slow, 2: horrid security full of 100s of bugs, EXPLOITS max. get rid of old routers.

    if using a fast gigalan rated router.(wired spec) +++

    and ac/ax speed wifi. Wifi 6 routers are best of all and PCs and TV that use at least ac, most can not.
    connect it router jack. via WAN to WAN cat 6 cable, router to modem. (as the manual told you)
    best wifi is class 802.11ac or ax. less is slow, way to slow for NETFLIX
    802.11 below ac grade is junk, ac up is good, OK?

    are you running 4 TVs and 4PC and 8 Cell phones in the home I can not ever guess all things in your home that used the sub lan and or internet and fur sure at the same time, not me.

    Bandwidth must be paid for, based on USE.

    end to end. (no bottlenecks,)
    also on netfilx if you lan is slow
    use the setting on netfilx to cure that, use the slow settings. there.

    learn to tell your streaming source web page and not expect 1000 answers.
    "Good video quality in SD (480p). Watch on any phone, tablet, computer or TV. "
    quote NF
    1080p is harder.
    4k way way more hard.
    pay only for what you can watch and not get BUFFERING DELAYS./

    answered for NF 1 of 1000 streaming sites or more.

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The router for the internet and the Wifive is having connections problems and you should replace the router then. Or it could be caused from loose and or broken cables are one of the main reasons why you can get a frequent drop in with the internet connection. A ton of internet problems can come from the cables that are connected to your router and modem. When there are old or broken cables the equipment might not give good performance and also an excellent internet experience

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Hello there, I have understand your question. The power of your device for catching signals is very week. So should go for changing the device. Use another tool for this purpose.

Posted on Nov 21, 2021

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