Go Back   Computer Forums > General Computing > Networking | DNS
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 12-05-2007, 11:04 AM   #1
Baseband Member
Phire111's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 83
Default Lagging router?

My housemmates used to have a fast connection to the internet on his computer. But then we got a router, and now four people use the internet with one router. I've noticed the internet connection is lagging and is pretty slow. Does this have anything to do with the fact that four people are using one router? How do I speed things up and return the connection to its usual speed?

Phire111 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-06-2007, 04:00 AM   #2
Daemon Poster
wmorri's Avatar
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 1,066
Send a message via AIM to wmorri
Default Re: Lagging router?

First i would like to know what the spees are that you are getting. Do a speedtest w/o and with the router and post those here.

Also, what brand and model router is it that will help too.


wmorri is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-06-2007, 04:34 PM   #3
Proper Legend
dude_se's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: UK
Posts: 8,633
Default Re: Lagging router?

depends what the people are doing on the internet.
having more people will naturally slow it down, but if they are only browsing the net it shouldnt be noticeable
Laptop spec: ASUS X53E, i5 2430m 2.4ghz, 3gb ram, 320gb hdd, intel hd graphics, usb 3.0
dude_se is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:22 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0