cant connect to some websites with talktalk

  mrc999999 01:17 26 Aug 2006
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Hi
Since moving to talktalk,about 2 weeks ago,(previously used BT and Onetel with no probs) I am unable to connect to many websites. eg Nationwide building soc, MSN, talktalk.co.uk. Others eg google, yahoo, BBC are no problem. I use a netgear DG824M wireless router. Talktalk are hopeless & say its not their problem. I have just spoken to a friend who had the same problem when changing to talktalk, but he recons it resloved itself in a couple of weeks. I can still connect to other wi-fi networks and access all sites as before, its just the home one with talktalk thats the problem. Any ideas ??
Thanks Mike

  mrc999999 17:36 26 Aug 2006

managed to sort. Netgear support via email very helpfully suggested reducing the MTU value in the router settings from 1458 to 1358. I can now access all sites OK.

  ade.h 18:28 26 Aug 2006

If you tick it, it will help others with similar problems.

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