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mako
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slow speed - check your DNS servers

Just as an FYI to anyone else having speed issues you may want to check which DNS servers you are using, I had the google public DNS (8.8.8.8, 8.8.4.4) set and speeds dipped after a time.

I switched back to BT's DNS servers and instantly speed was back up.

I'm going to run tests on other DNS servers and I'll post my results.

Mako
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Re: slow speed - check your DNS servers

upon checking it would seem that the Google DNS service was not working for some reason, switched to OpenDNS and it all works fine so far.

 

Mako

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