Skype call dropout

  Remy Martin 10:32 29 Jan 2005

I have recently started using Skype but I those I call frequently report that my voice tends to drop out. I can hear themloud and clear. I have a broadband connection with 256kbps upload. My PC runs 512 MB RAM and an Athloan XP 2000+ processor, so I am at loss to understand why this is. Has anyone else experienced this problem. It occurs both using mic and speakers, or routing through a bluetooth headset.

  Terry Brown 10:39 29 Jan 2005

I'm not sure, but it sounds as if your 256k 'Broadband' is not fast enough to send and receive. Are the persons you talk to using the same speed broadband or a faster one (i.e 512 or imb)

  Remy Martin 10:41 29 Jan 2005

It is only my upload speed which is 256kbps. My download connection is 1.1 Mbps. So far as I am aware my friends all have a similar upload speed and a slower download speed. It says it should work on a dial up connection (though I haven't tried it) so I don't think this is the cause of the problem.

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