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About slm81555

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  1. Here just another reason to dump Direcway like I plan to do slm81555:::.. Download Stats ..::: Connection is:: 324 Kbps about 0.3 Mbps (tested with 386 kB) Download Speed is:: 40 kB/s Tested From:: https://testmy.net (main) Test Time:: 2006/03/22 - 8:38pm Bottom Line:: 6X faster than 56K 1MB Download in 25.6 sec Tested from a 386 kB file and took 9.75 seconds to complete Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1. Gecko/20051111 Firefox/1.5 Diagnosis: May need help : running at only 33.96 % of your hosts average (direcpc.com) Validation Link:: https://test
  2. Well now that the FAP slap is over my latest test is :::.. Download Stats ..::: Connection is:: 679 Kbps about 0.7 Mbps (tested with 2992 kB) Download Speed is:: 83 kB/s At least it's stable but...of course I can't DOWNLOAD anything but I sure can browse.... I'm really really tempted to give it up, scrap the dish and cross over to DSL territory...
  3. I'm A DW 6000 user and laugh all you want...I did when I saw how ridiculous the speeds were. Yes I will start posting my speed tests here.
  4. Yeah hydraulic brakes and then a BIG anchor for about 12 hours. I was ready to tear the dish down and dust off the old modem because 56kps would have been a vast improvement. I simply was gathering some bit torrents and apparently they ADD up to that 169meg limit awfully quick. Until that point I had never paid attention to FAP before because in the my 5 years of using Direcway it had never been an issue. Needles to say I am now looking for an alternative. In a very rural area like mine there aren't many choices yet. I'd LOVE cable but"no such animal" out here. Direcway tech support went ov
  5. Here's a little insight on FAP... 624 kps down /64 kps up (bad but tolerable) download some files and WALLA 11 kps down/ 25 kps up 624 then FAP then 11...any questions?
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