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Why My Speed Is Very Very Slow

04/11/2017 10:16 AM

Dear Sirs: I am in China, I love the CR4 very much, but it always takes me several minutes to login in and to check a comment, Why my speed is so slow, the distance from the Website? Have anyone met the similar things? thanks a lot

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Re: Why my speed is very very slow

04/11/2017 10:19 AM

Speed here is that due to the connection between this computer and the central server. As this connection is principally copper rather than fibre, it is likely to be slower than a fibre connection.

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Re: Why My Speed Is Very Very Slow

04/11/2017 10:31 AM

What method of connecting to the internet are you using?

Have you done a simple connection speed test to find out how fast or slow your real time connection between your computer and the internet is?

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04/12/2017 9:00 AM

fiber connection, but fortunately it is fast now, i don't know the reason!

Thanks you all!

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Re: Why My Speed Is Very Very Slow

04/13/2017 4:55 PM

Is this the same computer you are running FEA on?

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Re: Why My Speed Is Very Very Slow

04/11/2017 10:43 AM

You probably are experiencing spyware that is slowing your system down. It may be also the security software your organization is using.

Try talking about this issue firstly to your own IT people. If it is your personal unit, then check with your internet provider about upload and download speeds in your area.

Sometimes, even on a broadband connection, the high demand for downloads (such as videos, movies, news, etc.) will slow down the "pipeline".

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04/11/2017 10:51 AM

Test the speed of your Internet connection here.

I have a spotty connection where I love. When loading CR4's pages the text loads pretty fast but advert images and animations often slow page-loading to a crawl. It also often gags when posting a comment. It is often slowest when doing that.

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04/11/2017 1:48 PM

This is what we have here:

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04/11/2017 2:04 PM

Now yur just bragging. We have the inverse speed issue here. Wot U see is not wot U get. Even if you pay fer it.

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04/11/2017 3:55 PM

That is work internet, from a company that rhymes with bomb-blast. The coax they ran when we switched over was thicker than my thumb. We are paying for 50Mbs download and getting 57+.

I just did a home test and I have ATT, 2 old copper wires that have been here for 40 years. I got 12.2Mps down and 3.16 up. I pay about 1/6th the price for mine than at work, and home is so much faster because it's not being shared by 20 computers.

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04/11/2017 3:59 PM

My test comes back with "Sorry, we don't do Morse."

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04/11/2017 4:22 PM

That sounds like "movie night" in my neighborhood. Can't search for groovy things to buy on the 'net, because everyone is glued to the latest garbage from Showtime and HBO. I think HBO stands for "totally useless television" in Swahili.

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04/11/2017 9:47 PM

A few years ago before the new fiber optics systems went in out here in the country we had a whole township and a bit more of about 500+ homes running off a single gigabit feed connecting the local phone company network hub to the rest of the world.

On bad days you were guaranteed to be dropped every 5 minutes to make room for whoever was lucky enough to get your open spot and you didn't get back on until someone else got dropped and you hit the lottery to catch a reconnect to another 5 minute window opening which could take up to 5 - 10 minutes of retries at times.

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04/11/2017 9:49 PM

That's pretty much my situation here most days. This morning it worked great. This evening? I'm lucky to have a connection for 20 seconds.

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04/12/2017 8:57 AM

This is the speed,I visit other websites in US,for example ,the advertisement in CR4, it's the same!

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04/12/2017 9:06 AM

Thanks a lot,

I test the speed and want to reply you, but it insert to other position. Why?

I try again

The speed is fast now, just several minutes before it is still slow, i don't know the reason.

thanks for god, it is ok now!

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04/12/2017 9:46 AM

I guess that whomever was looking over your shoulder got all they needed/wanted, and now have released control of the horizontal and vertical. You have returned from the Outer Limits.

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04/13/2017 5:24 PM

Amazing what a little paranoia will do.

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04/11/2017 10:55 AM

This is certainly faster than my old A-O-Hell connection. My Q-Link speed was not bad but that was because most of the information already existed on the 5.25 floppy drive.

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04/11/2017 11:08 AM

Try visiting other sites whose servers are known to be in the U.S. (not Google, Yahoo, Amazon, etc. as their servers are distributed worldwide and so you're likely to get a local connection).

GlobalSpec is located in East Greenbush, New York. Try another server in their same area and see if your delays are comparable, such as their town's chamber of commerce website. If similar delays, then it's probably the overall path that is delaying your connection.

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04/11/2017 1:09 PM

You should stay logged in....add shortcut in browser....

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Re: Why My Speed Is Very Very Slow

04/12/2017 8:08 AM

If it's almost every site:

If it's How many steps are you from the original connection? I had internet from a friend, from a friend, etc and if someone upstream (closer to the actual connection) was using it, mine would slow down considerably. It might be spyware, as everyone knows. Or the more common sales and tracking software. QQ, any Tenecent, Ciba, etc., might load fast simply because they set up to load fast.

If it's only CR4:

I would say some of the Chinese filters might be seeing something on the site that might be potentially blocked. (Many indirect words, I am returning there shortly and don't want any issues.) I've noticed a slowdown on certain sites before they were blocked.

Good Luck!

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04/12/2017 10:11 AM

Don't feel bad my friend, I get the digest email a day late. LoL

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04/12/2017 10:33 AM

I typically have fast response time, but I notice if I type in a reply, the speed drops progressively. At about three paragraphs, the speed is about 1 letter per second and I find my keyboarding often overruns the rate that it shows up on the screen.

I suspect that somewhere down the processing line, the rate is throttled by a server based on the time connected. You probably have some software at the server level between you and CR4 that reviews what passes through for content concerns.

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04/12/2017 10:40 AM

I change nothing, but it is better now, it is so amazing!

Perhaps all of our words and cares help to work out!

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04/12/2017 10:52 AM

If it slows down again, let us know.

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04/12/2017 10:57 AM

absolutely and definitely

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04/12/2017 8:58 PM

Not sure of your cabling, you might try going online around midnight (local time) when everyone else is asleep and see if your speed increases, otherwise it maybe someone looking over your shoulder as previously mentioned.

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