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Author Topic: Download Speeds & Remote Management.  (Read 1102 times)


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Download Speeds & Remote Management.
« on: August 18, 2015, 04:56:28 AM »

Hi All,

This is my first post so forgive me if I miss anything.

I used to use a WD Mybooklive 2TB but found that I was nearing my limit so decided to upgrade to the DLINK 2 bay NAS enclosure with 2 x 3TB drives. I am unsure but one of the drives has issues with 'File no longer in location' but it seems more likely the drive is faulty.

I was using a 10/100mbps switch but have read that to get the full capabilities I should upgrade to a gigabit switch, which I have now done.

I issue is download speed? I am getting a maximum of 349kbps. I am using a 50MB connection so I really don't get why the speeds are so low. I have tried from multiple locations one where the connection speed is 100mb but I am still getting the same issue.

I do have a 500mbps powerline adaptor that connects me to my router via the switch but I can't see that it would be that...Any ideas?

I would also like to know if its possible to manage the nas remotely, I put in my public IP with the port 8080 but after the password page it just gives me a page not displayable error.

Thanks in advance.



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Re: Download Speeds & Remote Management.
« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2015, 07:02:13 AM »

What happens if you move the DNS directly connected to the main host router and check speeds?

What Mfr and model is the main host router?
  • What ISP Modem Mfr. and model # do you have?

You can manage some things using the mydlink.com services as well.
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Re: Download Speeds & Remote Management.
« Reply #2 on: August 25, 2015, 03:01:22 AM »

I am using a virgin media SuperHub router.