wifi

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    Slow wifi download speeds (2.4 ghz) but very quick upload.

    Hi, I am constantly bombarded by my family with complaints about the slow wifi speeds. My current set up is a Rain 5G antenna connected to a TP-Link Archer A6 to extend the range and cover most of the house. When I run a speedtest on my laptop situated next to the Rain 2.4 ghz network the...
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    Huawei B525 Router Software

    So I need to roll back my Huawei Router Software, for some reason my router automatically throttles my speed as I go from 100Mbps to 14Mbps. No, it's not tower congestion as if I take the sim out of the router and put it in another device I get my full speed so its either the router is...
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    Router not visible over wifi hAP AC2:5Ghz

    Hi all So yesterday our internet bombed out. Our ISP is Comtel running on Vuma's fibre. The domestic worker had accidentally disconnected our router (hAP AC2). I plugged it all back in and the internet seemed fine for a bit. Then all of a sudden only the two access points connected to the main...
  4. mrockett

    Totolink router failure…

    Hi everyone, My fibre provider installed a Totolink A3002RU router as part of a fibre upgrade in the area. It's been running super smooth until now, when it just up and stopped working. Both bands are no longer broadcasting, and I'm unable to connect to it over ethernet. I do have a wifi...
  5. BBC

    WiFi Adapter - Works with UniFi AP's

    I'm looking for an AC WiFi adapter that will work with my UniFi AP (AC-LR) I bought the TP-LINK Archer T2U adapter from Incredible this weekend and it would not work ("Can't not connect to network" error or it would connect and then there would be no throughput) I tested by changing the AP to...
  6. Nimz

    Ubiquiti AmpliFi Instant

    Item: Ubiquiti AmpliFi Instant Age: Less than a month old Price: R2000 Warranty: Remainder of 12 months (Have invoice) Packaging: Yes, original Box Condition: Excellent - Like new Location: Durban Reason: Need more coverage - going back to UniFi Shipping: On you, your risk Collection: Sure, why...
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    Mesh Wi-Fi system recommendations

    While planning the stages of my DIY smart home build I realised that the 2 furthest points in my house (kitchen to one side (20m from router) and main bedroom to the other side (16m from router) have wifi deadspots (expected this), I added a old DGN2200 netgear router via a tp-link powerline...
  8. BBC

    WiFi - Apartment

    Hi Guys Please advise on what would be the best solution in this case. The green dot is where the Fibre ONT is located and where the modem / router will be (No option to change this). What are the options for full home WiFi coverage as we cannot mount UniFi APs - (there is no ceiling void and...
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    Rocketsat internet

    Good Day All Has anyone used Rocketsat internet.? Just curious on legitimacy
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    Mobile data contract not being used- any ideas?

    I need some advice- I signed a 90gb data contract with vodacom (60GB daytime and 30GB night) I signed the contract before COVID. Have it for quite a few months now, have a ob that is client basd so the data was needed. Now I am working from home- the data is not being used. I cannot cancel...
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    Anyone have experience with krypton web wireless?

    Looking for get 5mb uncapped, unthrottled for R350 and wanted to know it anyone has it and can let me know if they're good or not https://www.kryptonweb.co.za/
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    15 Users on Video Calls at the same time Best Wifi option

    Hi all, We are a school that's looking to move our online lessons (on Google Meet) from teachers working at home to the school campus. At the moment the campus is on a Telkom 10mbps line uncapped. We're looking to upgrade so that lessons will run smoothly & also would like a backup option like...
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    Wifi loses internet connection

    Anybody that maybe can advise me what can be the problem here. I have a TP-Link router connected to the CPE. At least once a day, all the devices connected to the WIFI will report "no internet connection". The signal itself remains strong though. It resolves itself during the next maybe 10...
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    Moving from telkom adsl to telkom lte

    So telkom are forcing me to move from my 20mbs uncapped adsl line to an uncapped fixed LTE service as there is a fault on line and they arent replacing copper cables for dsl. Telkoms coverage in my area doesnt appear to be great as i get slow Download and upload speeds with telkom mobile which...
  15. L

    Rain 5G router connection to a wifi router

    I recently received the 5G router from Rain. The speeds I am getting are pretty decent and I cant complain. The wifi coverage of the 5G router is however very poor when compared to my old ADSL wifi router which was a 4 year old D-Link router. I have tried contacting Rain for any assistance on...
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    Catching Wifi from 100m away

    How can I connect to an open Wifi that is approximately 100m from my apartment? My apartment is quite elevated (5th floor) and I believe to have a clear line of sight to the source router. However, I don't have physical access to the source router. I was thinking of using the TP-Link 5Ghz...
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    3 Wireless ADSL and VDSL routers for sale [bundle deal - all for R500]

    Three used ADSL/VDSL modem routers for sale. Perfect for someone looking to use them as range extenders or for an IT guy to use as test devices. If you're still on ADSL, you can use the VDSL modem router to get up to 40mbps on an ADSL line. Just the VDSL router retails for around R1000. Based...
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    2 networks with one DHCP server?

    Hi, I've been using Pihole on a small, very low powered PC to manage my DNS queries (for ad blocking) and DHCP assignment....mostly to ensure all devices that connect to my network, gets the ad blocking provided by Pihole. So, that means I turned off the DHCP service on my D-Link DIR-825 G1 (on...
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    New Network Needed JHB - Roodepoort

    I hope it's ok to ask for advice here: So I have a quote from a Carb member and am looking to validate the proposed supply and installation. We have 4 buildings in fairly close proximity to each other. The internet is supplied through Fiber at the main building located on a corner site. The...
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    Wireless Range Issues with ISP TP-Link Router

    So I recently got fibre in my area and immediately signed with an ISP and after installation I was provided with a free router - a TP-Link Archer C20. Up until then I had been using a Zyxel AMG1302-t11c for my ADSL, which I was aware can be used for Fibre as well, however due to not having...
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