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Mikzxr

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  1. Turned off QoS and now have zero packet loss. Gaming is also way better. This router is definitely not working as intended. I have spent dozens of hours trying to get it right. Wasted time. I am done.
  2. Hi, I was getting huge packet loss before a factory reset to the xr500 but even now, I am still getting packet loss when using the Speedtest app. My computer doesn't indicate packet loss nor does the Xbox test. Are there any known issues regarding the xr and Speedtest? I am averaging about 17% packet loss. Switching to mobile data indicates 0% so it isn't the app.
  3. Anyone care to give an opinion on the graph? Thanks
  4. Looks good to me besides that weird lag spike? I let it run longer and now it looks like this
  5. I have done a factory reset of the router. It seems to be better now. I will post some pingplotter pics in a sec. Could you please have a look at them and see if they are ok? Thanks
  6. Did some more tests. Packet loss is as high as 47% with some tests. Neighbors have same internet. They have 0% loss using the free router they were given by the cable broadband company. This is infuriating
  7. Hi, I am getting packet loss of between 4-10% while QoS is enabled and the sliders set at 70/60. Is this normal? I turned QoS off and packet loss was 0. Games also played better.
  8. Yep, Xbox test but I have never had over 1.5 wired in the hundreds of tests I have done. And then bam, first test on wireless. I will plug in my laptop after work and test it.
  9. Weird. Just thought to check this on a whim and look at the difference. Why is my upload over wireless so much faster? I am running a cat6 cable to a Netgear switch. Only thing besides the Xbox using the switch is the tv.
  10. My internet has great download (115mbps) but slow upload speed (5mbps). If I leave the download slider at 70 and the upload slider at 70, DSL gives me a B grade. If I lower the slider, the grade gets worse (tried 40 and 50%). If I move the slider to 85, I get an A. Does this seem backwards to anyone or do I not understand the sliders?
  11. I understand everyone's frustrations but I also think netduma has been awesome with supporting what is out there and helping with settings and other issues. Don't be too hard on these guys, they are only doing what they can do. I blame Netgear and would like to thank all the support guys here for their thankless work.
  12. Xbox is connected by cable to a network switch and then the xr500. Only the tv is connected to the switch as well. Should I turn off DMZ and test it?
  13. I hear you, I am also done with Netgear after this. What other options are there?
  14. Is using a DMZ good? I keep having issues with connectivity to some games (Apex, bf5) and have always had my Xbox in a DMZ. Should I just rely on the xr500 and upnp instead? I have cable internet with 100 down and 5 up.
  15. Yep, I will try and take a screen shot later. A bunch of triangles with exclamation points popped up on the world map. None in Australia
  16. Nope, can't even connect to the apex servers now. Is there a trick for Xbox in Australia?! It appears to need an authentication server in the USA or Europe. It just keep throwing up error, unable to connect with the geofilter and ping assist on.
  17. It has gotten worse. I will turn the ping assist back on. Should I pair it with the geo filter too? Xboxonex
  18. I have turned the geo filter off. I will see if it changes. Thanks
  19. I am a pretty patient guy but even I am losing it. I have to reset this router every 3 days or so or I get melted playing apex. I can tell when it needs a reset as I will go 3 games in a row without even a knockdown. Ridiculous.
  20. I had the same issue, I was having to reboot the router every 2-3 days. I then went out and bought a Netgear network switch for $50 and all is perfect. Have not rebooted once in months...
  21. Cool, thanks, I actually changed the routers range of IP addresses from 1-254 to 1-99 as I used 100 for the static. All good now. This might fix my other issue. I will let you know. Cheers
  22. Ok, I think I found the problem. I have assigned the Xbox a static IP address in the router settings but when I go to the settings in the Xbox, the IP listed is completely different than the static one I used for the xr500. I also use that one as my DMZ IP. Why is the Xbox giving a new IP even if the static one is set using the Mac address? How do I fix this?
  23. It is: modem, router then xboxonex. Everything else is wireless. Nothing connected directly to the modem but the router. It works fine when I reboot the router but stops working after a day or two. I test using the xbox
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