Tiscali Connection Keeps Dropping

  Cheech811 22:31 29 Oct 2005

my connection to tiscali 1mb broadband keeps dropping off every 15 mins or so then reconnects about 5 minutes later. this only happens when using a netgear dg834gt asdl router and have alos tried a buffalo air station 54 router as well. everything is fine using the usb modem suppled by tiscali. have tried the netgear support helpline about 10 times but no help there. I am going mad now - any help greatly appreciated.

  CMC 42 22:53 29 Oct 2005

It might just be that you're losing the wireless connection - Our tiscali modem is attached to the main PC and we are using a USB wireless network adapter so that I can access the internet via wireless on my Laptop. This occaisionaly disconnects for a couple of seconds usually.

You might want to check whether tiscali support modems that they don't supply (I'm assuming your router's one with a modem in as you can't plug a USB modem into a router).

If you really want wireless tiscali do have a wireless modem listed on their online shop but it's quite expensive.

  Cheech811 22:59 29 Oct 2005

sorry CMC42, i meant to say that this is happening through the ethernet connection not the wireless - I have spent days on this and getting bald from pulling my haird out

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