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Old 09-07-2007, 10:18 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hey folks!! the prob is that i just bought a new system, a core 2 duo 2.33ghz, 1gb RAm,Intel DG33FB motherboard with inbuilt 10/100/1000 gigabit LAN card.......k till here! now when i connect my DSl net cable n check out the surfin speed....i got a shock so bad............mannn it took around 1 min to open a google homepage !!!

Now i had ma previous PC, which is a bygone celeron.1.2ghz!! with an xternally fitted Realtek RT8139 LAN card...in dis old sys ma dsl connection gives me a 1mbps net speed wid around 500-600kbps dwnload speed (torrentz i mean)...but in my new 1 which shud hav given atleast dis much...gives a mere 65kbps!!


wat can b da prob.........plzz guys n gals help me out!!!
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Reset your dsl modem. Anytime you plug a new device into external modems (cable/dsl) they dont act right.
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*gouges eyes out*

Speedtest.net - The Global Broadband Speed Test

Pick the yellow cone thing (which is the closest to you) and see what your download and upload speeds are.
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Reset your dsl modem. Anytime you plug a new device into external modems (cable/dsl) they dont act right.
but dude.....i meant dis DSL connection has to b put in the LAN card slot in the motherboard which is inbuilt..so wat setting shud i do der!
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Eh. It goes phone line > dsl modem > computer right? I have never seen a built in dsl modem.
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