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Hello guys im back, I moved to a new house and I wanted to show u what I have to go through, I moved about 5 blocks from Time Warner's headquarters and its gonna take them a week to reinstall my service can u believe it? What sucks is that I am an existing member and i live so close to them and its going to take them a week to come to my house and set everything up again x

For now look what I have to use

.. Download Stats ..

Connection is 41 Kbps about 0 Mbps (tested with 386 KB)

Download Speed is 5 KB/s

Tested From http//www.testmy.net/

Bottom Line 1 times faster than 56K you can download 1MB in 204.8 second(s)

Validation Link http//testmy.net/cgi-bin/get.cgi?Test_ID=KKLY9DAFQ

From my normal 3000/384 plan all because they monopolize my area and theyre too damn lazy to come here in a day or so.

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whoa wait why are you making them come to ur house?

wen i got roadrunner, i just went and got the kit from them and installed myself, and then i just had to call them and they sent some sort of signal to bring my modem to life

took like 15 mins :-D

anyways, heres wat i get with tw:

:::.. Download Stats ..:::

Connection is:: 3064 Kbps about 3.1 Mbps (tested with 1496 KB)

Download Speed is:: 374 KB/s

Tested From:: http://www.testmy.net/

Bottom Line:: 55 times faster than 56K you can download 1MB in 2.74 second(s)

Validation Link:: https://testmy.net/cgi-bin/get.cgi?Test_ID=9VU69BYUY

:::.. Upload Stats ..:::

Connection is: 363 Kbps about 0.4 Mbps (tested with 386 KB)

Upload Speed is: 44 KB/s

Tested From:: http://www.testmy.net/

Bottom Line: 6 times faster than 56K you can upload 1MB in 23.27 second(s)

Validation Link :: https://testmy.net/cgi-bin/get.cgi?Test_ID=SVWAMGC89

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I already had cable internet in my other house, Earthlink, and now that I moved they said they have to come to this house and give me cable again, what doesnt make sense is that I already have a digital box and their cable modem, so why cant they just send a signal to my house from their headquarters (which is 5 blocks away) instead and not this crap that I have to wait a week for them to come and give me my service.

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AOL broadband - comcast - RR- earthlink - internet junction - light speed - and a few others i cant think of all use the same backbones/ lines. Their policies are different, but their all the same 'highway' .

And no.. just because he lives closer doesnt mean hell get better speeds. Mabey a shorter hop.. but not noticable speed increase because of the cap. (most likely)

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Yeah, in my area Earthlink is under Time Warner, but they also use Comcast and other companies, and I dont know if ill get faster speeds since im so much closer, that will be cool but not likely to happen since I have cable and not dsl. I'll just have to wait for Tuesday to see what happens. Only thing I can say right now is at least I can use Earthlink's dial up service for now, so I have some sort of internet, though dial up sucks, its better than nothing.

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