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Loading... Essentially, it told me that I wouldn't be able to access the modem's settings interface unless I made the right changes on my computer (I saved these instructions and hope I'll Several things were replaced (it took a few service calls over a period of about a year to resolve fully, but did get better each time). The internet was back AGAIN! http://webtrekkie.com/dsl-modem/dsl-modem.php

Reply Helpful Comment? 0 0 greenmeansgoooo Joined Aug 2007 Permanently Banned 13,930 Posts 3,398 Reputation Give Rep Follow User Send Message View Profile Posts Created Threads Started 08-09-2010 at 02:43 PM Feb 18, 2010 7:38 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by ffjxc, ffjxc Feb 21, 2010 10:22 PM in response to David Geottman1 Level 1 (27 points) Mac If it's an inside problem, move the equipment to the nearest jack to the service entrance and repeat until you get back to your original location. Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… Search Thread Advanced Search Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode June 21st,

But it's been awhile since I set up the modem, so I wasn't thinking about this… I run a Motorola 3360 DSL modem with an Apple Airport Express base station. I was offered an upgrade to the 2Wire 2701HB-G, which I accepted. ATT's helpdesk walked me through the usual troubleshooting steps, including resetting the modem, which should have resolved the problem, but didn't.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. It seems I did change some router settings (on my modem?). I did the most important communications that I'd been in a hurry to do, then got to thinking about restoring my wireless setup. Should I go ahead and call AT&T and ask for a new modem - it's only 2 weeks old?I just installed the AT&T Self Support Tool in hopes of that being

I also don't understand how it could be faulty wires if it only happens at a set time. Hope this helps. The problem still happened. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-modem-keeps-losing-dsl-sync.918558/ That did help with the issue, and it's what I'd start with (if you pay for inside wire maintenance, then call them and tell them you have static and the line

If I can go overnight without any problem I'd say case solved.Thanks to those of who who have responded. I ran the Airlink 101 on default for the longest time (2 years) since it got me online and wireless. I am on my third one and it has started to be a bit flackey so I decided to change modems and just save the 2210 for emergencies. Feb 25, 2010 5:23 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by ffjxc, ffjxc Feb 26, 2010 11:10 AM in response to vivalovve Level 1 (27 points) Mac OS

  1. What I don't know for sure is how cable differs from DSL in how the signal gets to your modem.
  2. LOLTherefore, either call AT&T and replace the 2Wire with the Motorola/Netopia or purchase a separate wireless router of better quality. (To note: AT&T may inform you that the Motorola/Netopia is a
  3. The reason I am thanking you is because with YOUR - complete - info (reset by holding in for 30 sec) I was able to rejuvenate my old 2210 modem!:) It
  4. But the only difference is when I use Firefox the problem doesn't seem to happen, only when I use Safari.
  5. And so I turn to you, wonderful, intelligent reader.
  6. Ultimately, they have sent out tech to our home a few times and on each visit the tech claims to have "fixed the problem" by doing one thing or another with
  7. Either directly connected from PC or router I experience the same thing.Observations1) The modem is hot to touch.
  8. Thanks!
  9. Finding an MTU The MTU is the little black circuit board here, behind the terminals.

This upgrade was worth it. » jmelcherjoin:2006-02-08Augusta, GA3 edits jmelcher Member 2008-Feb-4 11:14 pm DSL Modem Keeps Losing Sync *RESOLVED*Have been DSL customer since Jan 25. weblink http://www.davidwesterfield.net/2009/07/6-years-of-att-dsl-connection-woes-resolved-in-1-second/ Reply Posted by Anny Cuevas on January 7, 2017 at 2:01 pm Had the same problem, 4 tech guys did nothing. I mentioned I have a MBP using Snow Leopard, I am also using an Airlink 101, I purchased all these in late 2009. Modem connected to the 2-wire (duplex) filter on a jack of it's own.This happens several times a day and is very frustrating.

Same thing. Check This Out I really don't think moving things outside are going to show any improvement. Continue Reading 5 Slickest Deals from January 2017 If you're not following us on Facebook, Twitter,... I am sorta hoping that my old 2210 will actually continue to work and maybe I will be free of this constant annoyance!

Tagged: Airport Express, ATT, bridge mode, connection problem, DNS, DSL modem, Motorola 3360, tech support. 15 Comments Warning: for those who are looking for my thoughts on poetry or cooking, this Microtubule Joined Feb 2006 L10: Grand Master 7,024 Posts 2,097 Reputation Give Rep Follow User Send Message View Profile Posts Created Threads Started 08-08-2010 at 04:20 PM #2 I had this May 10, 2010 5:48 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by presina, presina May 17, 2010 9:49 AM in response to David Geottman1 Level 1 (0 points) May Source I had this exact same problem and like you put off figuring it out because I did not want to deal with AT&T.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/918558 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Reply Helpful Comment? 0 0 yotafan Joined Jun 2006 L7: Teacher 2,587 Posts 768 Reputation Give Rep Follow User Send Message View Profile Posts Created Threads Started 08-09-2010 at 10:45 AM Ok I guess, I let him go.

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This modem/router does not seem to suffer from the packet data problem when wired, but when used wirelessly, it has the same sync issue. (I did test a replacement 2Wire, and If a specific frequency becomes too noisy, the modem will be forced to allocate data to other frequencies and will keep doing this until that frequency can carry all of the Can you get charter to run their tests @ night to see if there is a difference? ~~~~ Old buddy worked for the phone co... It's losing the PPPoE session.

If you still hear static, then the problem is coming into the box, but if you hear no static outside and do hear it when plugged in inside, then the problem had a lady that every full moon would say her phone would go on the fritz... So my cable drop connect to the box on my house, and from there the line goes into my house and directly to the cable modem. have a peek here Inside the telco box Once you open the cover, you'll see two sections.

After that point, I get a good 12 hours of uptime as verified by my cable modem logs, but then as night comes the next day, same behaviour. had a lady that every full moon would say her phone would go on the fritz... one jack for phone, the other for the modem. That will at least point to whether the problem is between you and the exchange or not.

Advanced Search Forum Hardware Networking [RESOLVED] DSL modem losing sync intermittently.. I bought a Cisco Wireless N Router this weekend and it has been working perfectly ever since. Wish I'd found this site sooner… Cheers! Maybe I need to make those same connections/settings with the new 3360 modem from my Airlink 101 page in Safari.

I left cable due to ISP issues, but so far my DSL connection has been down more than my cable modem ever was. Would I be better off ponying up the $100 they were asking for the 2Wire DSL Gateway, then? United States Copyright © Apple Inc. So, if you're troubleshooting a DSL modem connection problem, it's probably worth asking whether the modem has ever been set to Bridged Mode.

Had the same problem today with the same response, "you need a new modem and it will cost $75." Found your article and tried it out with a few tweaks and It might help to know your modem model. DSL only gets me to 3Mbps in my area, and Uverse isn't here yet. Do you have a great deal to share with the Slickdeals community?

Inside AT&T's side of the point of demarcation Just to be thorough, I checked inside AT&T's side of the terminals. Picking up the phone or going back on hook would cause the modem to lose sync. Otherwise, cleaning up the signal on your line should help! They typically walk me through the same steps that I have tried prior to calling them.

Thanks a bunch.