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    DSTV Now problems

    Absolutely pathetic. What do we pay for???? Service is shocking. Do they have any technicians who actually know what they are doing?? Then again maybe its deliberate??>???
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    Rain speed rediculous

    Thank you for info. Unfortunately this is just happening far too often. Will be changing provider soon.
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    Rain speed rediculous

    So slow. Had enough of this pathetic excuse for service. And why suddenly is the speed test showing iBurst? Download 0.16???
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    DSTV Now Live TV streaming.... DSTV throttling speeds????

    Per RAIN's e-mail to me it does look like Cell C via RAIN.... " As you probably know by now, your RAIN double-data deal is ending in just 3 days time. Wondering what you should you do now? Don't worry, you have options. YOUR OPTIONS: 1: Switch to Cell C: If the RAIN off-peak deal doesn't...
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    DSTV Now Live TV streaming.... DSTV throttling speeds????

    I am on LTE as the only fibre in our area (some would argue due to some dodgy agreements????) is via MTN and I am waiting for some competition. Have been offered Cell C LTE via Rain but am wary of moving.
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    DSTV Now Live TV streaming.... DSTV throttling speeds????

    "If they are returning any of the http 5xx errors, it is their servers shitting themselves, and not the ISP:" This definately fits the pattern. All is perfect this morning.
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    DSTV Now Live TV streaming.... DSTV throttling speeds????

    I am with Webafrica, on the Rain network. My speeds seem ok. So yes maybe its Webafrica messing about!
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    DSTV Now Live TV streaming.... DSTV throttling speeds????

    Yep can't get Catch Up on any device now.... "Sorry, something went wrong. Please wait and try again in a few minutes" I am really getting Pi**ed with this service.
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    DSTV Now Live TV streaming.... DSTV throttling speeds????

    And now this on Catch UP ... This page isn’t working now.dstv.com is currently unable to handle this request. HTTP ERROR 500
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    DSTV Now Live TV streaming.... DSTV throttling speeds????

    Still buffering badly... also quality is definitely not HD. Now I also can't get Catch Up to even start, but Showmax works fine??? Speed still +10. Agree it could be server capacity.
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    DSTV Now Live TV streaming.... DSTV throttling speeds????

    Tried to watch the cricket to-day via DSTV Now. Continual buffering. Tried several other Live TV channels and very similar experience. Tested speed and its 20mbps. So tried Catchup - works perfectly. Went back to Live TV sport and buffering all the time. Then went to another device and streamed...
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    DSTV Now - SKY, CNN and BBC news issues

    Afternoon all... my DSTV now via my LG smart TV works fine, EXCEPT for Sky, CNN and BBC news. When selecting any of these channels they stream from anything from 5 to 30 seconds, then I get a "We're sorry Something went wrong. Please try again." You then have two options - either select RETRY...
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    Fixed Line Look Alike extensions at home

    The device has a USB port and a earphone jack. Nothing else.
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