App to determine what on home network is causing slowness?

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by aerostern, Dec 26, 2015.

  1. aerostern

    aerostern Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    1,407
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2013
    Messages:
    2,453
    Likes Received:
    2,877
    Anyone with any info thanks in advance :)
     
  2. Napoleon V

    Napoleon V Swagggggg. ! !!!!!!!! !!!!! Banned User

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 3, 2015
    Messages:
    7,979
    Likes Received:
    5,457
    You are the slow one, not your network.
     
  3. HAL

    HAL HAM

    Reputations:
    2,543
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    112,786
    Likes Received:
    27,459
    Wanna join Team HAL?
     
  4. Gomez

    Gomez Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    4,883
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    22,590
    Likes Received:
    7,369
  5. Getthepoisonout

    Getthepoisonout I regret my username

    Reputations:
    216
    Joined:
    Jun 14, 2012
    Messages:
    2,788
    Likes Received:
    6,111
    I don't think this exists. Disconnect everything except one computer hard wired into the router/modem. Go to www.speedtest.net and run the speed test. Probably a good idea to know what the theoretical speed is from your ISP. This will at least show you that your ISP is giving you close to what you payed for. Now try one device on wifi and see how you do. Probably slower but should still be good. Now add another device and so on until you find the problem....my guess is that there is no problem and its either a problem with the position of your wifi box or the sites you are trying to stream from are slow. good luck.
     
  6. HAL

    HAL HAM

    Reputations:
    2,543
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    112,786
    Likes Received:
    27,459
    I don't think this exists. Disconnect everything except one computer hard wired into the router/modem. Go to www.speedtest.net and run the speed test. Probably a good idea to know what the theoretical speed is from your ISP. This will at least show you that your ISP is giving you close to what you payed for. Now try one device on wifi and see how you do. Probably slower but should still be good. Now add another device and so on until you find the problem....my guess is that there is no problem and its either a problem with the position of your wifi box or the sites you are trying to stream from are slow. good luck.
     
  7. Gomez

    Gomez Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    4,883
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    22,590
    Likes Received:
    7,369
    I don't think this exists. Disconnect everything except one computer hard wired into the router/modem. Go to www.speedtest.net and run the speed test. Probably a good idea to know what the theoretical speed is from your ISP. This will at least show you that your ISP is giving you close to what you payed for. Now try one device on wifi and see how you do. Probably slower but should still be good. Now add another device and so on until you find the problem....my guess is that there is no problem and its either a problem with the position of your wifi box or the sites you are trying to stream from are slow. good luck.
     
  8. Apple the cat

    Apple the cat Moral conscience of the Shed

    Reputations:
    29,696
    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2010
    Messages:
    11,890
    Likes Received:
    8,795
    Also, as per the now legendary Chriza, be sure all your doors are opened so the internet can flow through easier. If you're still having problems, place a fan in front of your router to force the internet to where you want it to go.
     
  9. A Succulent Chinese Meal

    A Succulent Chinese Meal Working My Nuts Off VIP

    Reputations:
    63,694
    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2010
    Messages:
    54,276
    Likes Received:
    29,449
    selfies.png
     
    Lou Loomis likes this.
  10. aerostern

    aerostern Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    1,407
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2013
    Messages:
    2,453
    Likes Received:
    2,877
    ugh that was easy to figure out, its my sons xbox, cocksucker...
     
  11. Getthepoisonout

    Getthepoisonout I regret my username

    Reputations:
    216
    Joined:
    Jun 14, 2012
    Messages:
    2,788
    Likes Received:
    6,111
    Well at least you know.
     
  12. aerostern

    aerostern Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    1,407
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2013
    Messages:
    2,453
    Likes Received:
    2,877
    Yes he is legendary, a legendary douchebag, isnt he blocked? Thank you you jesus, god and baby jesus...
     
  13. Gomez

    Gomez Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    4,883
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    22,590
    Likes Received:
    7,369
  14. aerostern

    aerostern Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    1,407
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2013
    Messages:
    2,453
    Likes Received:
    2,877
    yes, thanks for your help man :)
     
  15. Phil McKrakin

    Phil McKrakin AKA Howie VIP

    Reputations:
    330,411
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    95,492
    Likes Received:
    41,930
    You just called your son a cocksucker... :wtf:
     
    Lemmy likes this.
  16. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP

    Reputations:
    43,028
    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2011
    Messages:
    70,492
    Likes Received:
    28,710
    for Macs there is an app called NetSpot that maps out your wifi network's dead spots.
     
  17. Gomez

    Gomez Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    4,883
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    22,590
    Likes Received:
    7,369
  18. Gomez

    Gomez Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    4,883
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    22,590
    Likes Received:
    7,369
    [​IMG]
     
    walterHwhite likes this.
  19. Gomez

    Gomez Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    4,883
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    22,590
    Likes Received:
    7,369
  20. Mike

    Mike Yo

    Reputations:
    27,105
    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2012
    Messages:
    27,344
    Likes Received:
    16,306
    Netstat /b