Am i the only one struggling with connectivity since esriy hours on today or is it a general problem?

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asked Jun 20 in Fibre by Sandile Fakude (120 points)

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Hi There,

If you are experiencing connectivity issues there may be a network outage in your area.
You can check for an outage in your area, by visiting our Network Status page via the Afrihost website. https://www.afrihost.com/site/network_status

Select the product you want to check on from the product options available.
From your selection, you can see if there are any outages or maintenance in the area.

Please read our guide on How to check for a network outage in the area - https://help.afrihost.com/topic/fibre-broadband/how-to-check-for-a-network-outage-in-area

If there is an outage, we are aware of it and our technicians are attending to the matter.
If there is no outage in your area please continue to do further troubleshooting.

Troubleshooting steps for speed issues:

  • Please try turn off your fibre router and ONT/CPE (The fibre device on the wall) for a few seconds and then back on again.
  • Run a speed test. The best way to get the most accurate results would be to connect directly to your Fibre ONT/CPE box on the wall with an ethernet cable connected to your laptop/computer and run the speed test. https://help.afrihost.com/topic/fibre-broadband/how-to-perform-a-speedtest
  • Please take screenshots of the speed test results and send them to us, so our technicians can analyse the data and log a fault on your behalf.

https://help.afrihost.com/topic/fibre-broadband/slow-speeds

If you require further assistance,  
please send a message to our WhatsApp helpline: https://whatsapp.afrihost.com   
WhatsApp Help is available from 07h00 - 20h00 Monday - Friday  
or visit our Help Centre: https://help.afrihost.com/    

Thank you

answered Jun 22 by AfriDazzil (39,570 points)
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