56Kbps-not allways

  WebGuy 19:49 29 Oct 2003

Hi, today I tryed to connect 6 times, but connection speed was about 33.6 Kbps. I think I changed something in setting but what?

  Jester2K II 19:53 29 Oct 2003

Well for starters you'll never get 56 kps - its a theoretical maximum. What did you used to get?? What settings did you play with? What version of windows?

  WebGuy 20:00 29 Oct 2003

Actually It was 52 Kbps (little differense).

  The Sack 20:01 29 Oct 2003

4000 bits difference is quite a bit. Are you sure BT aint slapped a DACS on your line?

  WebGuy 20:02 29 Oct 2003

No, Irish Eircom

  The Sack 20:05 29 Oct 2003

Maybe they DACSed it

  WebGuy 20:07 29 Oct 2003

How can I bring it back?

  daisy2bell 20:49 29 Oct 2003

What does DACS mean

  WaiKent 20:54 29 Oct 2003

lol. i had that problem with my old 56k. i sometimes would connect and it would be 33 then i reconnect and it is normal but dunno what setting you done to make it constant.

maybe the problem you are experiencing with IE is related

click here

for people who want to read his other problem

make sure you have antivirus software and its upto date, make sure there are no virus

if you have changed your connection settings, how about re-installing your isp software that should configure the connection back to the default

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