[access-uk] Re: new NTL speeds/speed check

Well, I got so far, George, and kept getting blank pages which I had to
renew and didn't really get there in the end, so I'll sit back with a
cuppa one day soon and ring that dreaded NTL.

Thanks, anyway.


--
Carol
carol.pearson@xxxxxxxxxxxx 



-----Original Message-----
From: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf
Of George Bell
Sent: Thursday, March 17, 2005 5:47 PM
To: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [access-uk] Re: new NTL speeds/speed check


I'm not sure if it's accessible, but try:-

http://www.pcpitstop.com/internet/Bandwidth.asp

George. 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Carol
Pearson
> Sent: 17 March 2005 14:56
> To: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [access-uk] Re: new NTL speeds/speed check
> 
> Thanks Justin.
> 
> It's this fluctuation within sites and dointermittent
> problems that make it hard to judge the speed very
accurately.
> 
> Thanks, though for your explanation.  I'm checking it out.
> 
> 
> --
> Carol
> carol.pearson@xxxxxxxxxxxx
> 
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Justin R
> Sent: Thursday, March 17, 2005 11:10 AM
> To: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [access-uk] Re: new NTL speeds/speed check
> 
> 
> Not sure i understand Carol.  Well, what i can tell you,
if 
> this is what
> 
> your asking, is the dl speed per kbs is, for me averaging
> about 120kbs per sec.  This is just an average and I'm on
a 
> 1mb connection.  No idea what the kbs per sec is for 2mb
and 
> 3mb.  However, as you and everyone knows, each website's
kbs 
> dl speed tends to differ from each other and dl speed
always 
> flutuates.
> 
> I used to dl at about 37kbs per sec when i was on the
300K.  
> So, you should, i reckon, be hiting the 200 odd dl speed
> mark, at a guess.
> 
> Justin
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Carol Pearson" <carol.pearson@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Thursday, March 17, 2005 7:14 AM
> Subject: [access-uk] Re: new NTL speeds/speed check
> 
> 
> > Yep, that's right, but what do I expect then from each
speed?  It's 
> > changed quite a bit as NTL has upgraded various
components.
> >
> > Any further info would be useful, thanks.
> >
> >
> > --
> > Carol
> > carol.pearson@xxxxxxxxxxxx
> >
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On 
> > Behalf Of Justin R
> > Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2005 7:27 PM
> > To: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: [access-uk] Re: new NTL speeds/speed check
> >
> >
> > the only way I can check my dl speed carol is to
download something 
> > off the we.  i get a reading of so many kbps, or kb's
per 
> second.  i
> > believe jaws
> > does read this out on the download dialogue box, am i
right anyone?
> >
> > Justin
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Carol Pearson" <carol.pearson@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > To: <access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2005 6:06 PM
> > Subject: [access-uk] Re: new NTL speeds
> >
> >
> >> Yeah, I know what I'm on so far as money goes but don't

> know how to
> >> tell if they've put up the speed for sure!  Sometimes
you think 
> >> "Wasn't that fast" and another time "Oh, that's slow!"

> Well, maybe
> >> I'll give them a call soon and find out.
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> Carol
> >> carol.pearson@xxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On 
> >> Behalf Of David Russell
> >> Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2005 5:51 PM
> >> To: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> Subject: [access-uk] Re: new NTL speeds
> >>
> >>
> >> Carol
> >>
> >> You know by how much you pay.  I think it is L16.99
L24.99 
> and L32.99
> 
> >> respectively.
> >>
> >> As to how we know when it is done, or whether we have
to 
> ask, I have
> >> no idea.
> >>
> >> David
> >>
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On
> >> Behalf Of Carol Pearson
> >> Sent: 16 March 2005 17:30
> >> To: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> Subject: [access-uk] Re: new NTL speeds
> >>
> >>
> >> Does this mean we have to ask???
> >>
> >> How do we know what speed we've got anyway?
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> Carol
> >> carol.pearson@xxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On 
> >> Behalf Of andrew shipp
> >> Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2005 4:34 PM
> >> To: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> Subject: [access-uk] Re: new NTL speeds
> >>
> >>
> >> there is no delay in changing over from one speed to
the other it 
> >> takes roughly 15 to 30 seconds to do this,  I was
talking to  them 
> >> and
> >
> >> by the
> >>
> >> time I had finished with them I was told to close every
thing down 
> >> leave it for about two minutes and restart it all and
it was there 
> >> all
> >
> >> done. Regards Andrew Shipp Located Northampton
Northamptonshire, 
> >> England Contact details andyshipp54@xxxxxxxxxxx skype
andyshipp50 
> >> Echolink m0ceg node 220334 Home phone+44,0,1604 517007
mobile 
> >> 07773457805  I am also the moderator for the
> blind-gardening group to
> 
> >> subscribe send a blank email to
> >> blind-gardening-subscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> ----- Original Message -----
> >> From: "Justin R" <mypc128@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> To: <access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2005 4:16 PM
> >> Subject: [access-uk] Re: new NTL speeds
> >>
> >>
> >>> Just a quick update.  I looked on the ntl website, in
the 
> "sign up
> >>> to
> >
> >>> broadband" section.  Yes, there really is a speed
increase!  it's 
> >>> all
> >
> >>> listed there as you said Andrew.
> >>>
> >>> So, i phone up NTL to find out more, when it the speed
increase 
> >>> gonna
> >
> >>> happen?  How long will it be before my speed in
increased.
> >>>
> >>> Well, jammy as I am, I got my speed increased there
and 
> then!  So,
> >>> if
> >
> >>> not right now, i should be on 1mb within the next day!
> >>>
> >>> Thanks for the info Andrew <smile>.
> >>>
> >>> Justin
> >>> ----- Original Message -----
> >>> From: "Justin R" <mypc128@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >>> To: <access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >>> Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2005 3:21 PM
> >>> Subject: [access-uk] Re: new NTL speeds
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>>I didn't know that andrew.  are u sure this is
happening? 
>  I think
> >>>>I'm
> >>
> >>>>still on the 300K.  I'm sure i am unless it's changed
just today.
> >>>>
> >>>> I'll try and look at what NTL are saying on the web.
> >>>>
> >>>> Justin
> >>>> ----- Original Message -----
> >>>> From: "andrew shipp" <andrew-shipp4@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >>>> To: "access-uk" <access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >>>> Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2005 9:43 AM
> >>>> Subject: [access-uk] new NTL speeds
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>> Hello All,  Does everyone know know that NTL has
done away with 
> >>>>> the
> >
> >>>>> 300KB & 750KB,  they only do  1 MEG 2 MEG & 3 MEG
all 
> at the same
> 
> >>>>> prices  of the original prices for the 300 KB and
the 750 KB. 
> >>>>> Regards Andrew Shipp Located Northampton
> Northamptonshire, England
> >>>>> Contact details
> >>>>> andyshipp54@xxxxxxxxxxx
> >>>>> skype andyshipp50
> >>>>> Echolink m0ceg node 220334
> >>>>> Home phone+44,0,1604 517007
> >>>>> mobile 07773457805
> >>>>> I am also the moderator for the blind-gardening
group
> >>>>> to subscribe send a blank email to 
> >>>>> blind-gardening-subscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>>>> ** To leave the list, click on the
immediately-following link:-
> >>>>> **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe]
> >>>>> ** If this link doesn't work then send a message to:
> >>>>> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>>>> ** and in the Subject line type
> >>>>> ** unsubscribe
> >>>>> ** For other list commands such as vacation mode,
click on the
> >>>>> ** immediately-following link:-
> >>>>> **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=faq]
> >>>>> ** or send a message, to
> >>>>> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the
Subject:- faq
> >>>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> ** To leave the list, click on the
immediately-following link:-
> >>>> **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe]
> >>>> ** If this link doesn't work then send a message to:
> >>>> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>>> ** and in the Subject line type
> >>>> ** unsubscribe
> >>>> ** For other list commands such as vacation mode,
click on the
> >>>> ** immediately-following link:-
> >>>> **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=faq]
> >>>> ** or send a message, to
> >>>> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the Subject:-
faq
> >>>>
> >>>
> >>> ** To leave the list, click on the
immediately-following link:-
> >>> **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe]
> >>> ** If this link doesn't work then send a message to:
> >>> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>> ** and in the Subject line type
> >>> ** unsubscribe
> >>> ** For other list commands such as vacation mode,
click on the
> >>> ** immediately-following link:-
> >>> **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=faq]
> >>> ** or send a message, to
> >>> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the Subject:-
faq
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> --
> >>> No virus found in this incoming message.
> >>> Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
> >>> Version: 7.0.308 / Virus Database: 266.7.3 - Release
Date: 
> >>> 15/03/2005
> >>>
> >>>
> >>
> >> ** To leave the list, click on the
immediately-following link:-
> >> **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe]
> >> ** If this link doesn't work then send a message to:
> >> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> ** and in the Subject line type
> >> ** unsubscribe
> >> ** For other list commands such as vacation mode, click
on the
> >> ** immediately-following link:-
> >> ** [mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=faq]
> >> ** or send a message, to
> >> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the Subject:-
faq
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> No virus found in this incoming message.
> >> Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
> >> Version: 7.0.308 / Virus Database: 266.7.2 - Release
Date: 
> 11/03/2005
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> No virus found in this outgoing message.
> >> Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
> >> Version: 7.0.308 / Virus Database: 266.7.2 - Release
Date: 
> 11/03/2005
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> ** To leave the list, click on the
immediately-following link:-
> >> **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe]
> >> ** If this link doesn't work then send a message to:
> >> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> ** and in the Subject line type
> >> ** unsubscribe
> >> ** For other list commands such as vacation mode, click
on the
> >> ** immediately-following link:-
> >> ** [mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=faq]
> >> ** or send a message, to
> >> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the Subject:-
faq
> >>
> >> --
> >> No virus found in this incoming message.
> >> Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
> >> Version: 7.0.308 / Virus Database: 266.7.3 - Release
Date: 15/03/05
> >>
> >> ** To leave the list, click on the
immediately-following link:-
> >> **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe]
> >> ** If this link doesn't work then send a message to:
> >> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> ** and in the Subject line type
> >> ** unsubscribe
> >> ** For other list commands such as vacation mode, click
on the
> >> ** immediately-following link:-
> >> ** [mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=faq]
> >> ** or send a message, to
> >> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the Subject:-
faq
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> No virus found in this incoming message.
> >> Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
> >> Version: 7.0.308 / Virus Database: 266.7.2 - Release
Date: 
> 11/03/2005
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> No virus found in this outgoing message.
> >> Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
> >> Version: 7.0.308 / Virus Database: 266.7.2 - Release
Date: 
> 11/03/2005
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> ** To leave the list, click on the
immediately-following link:-
> >> **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe]
> >> ** If this link doesn't work then send a message to:
> >> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> ** and in the Subject line type
> >> ** unsubscribe
> >> ** For other list commands such as vacation mode, click
on the
> >> ** immediately-following link:-
> >> ** [mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=faq]
> >> ** or send a message, to
> >> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the Subject:-
faq
> >>
> >
> > ** To leave the list, click on the immediately-following
link:-
> > **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe]
> > ** If this link doesn't work then send a message to:
> > ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > ** and in the Subject line type
> > ** unsubscribe
> > ** For other list commands such as vacation mode, click
on the
> > ** immediately-following link:-
> > ** [mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=faq]
> > ** or send a message, to
> > ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the Subject:-
faq
> >
> >
> > --
> > No virus found in this incoming message.
> > Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
> > Version: 7.0.308 / Virus Database: 266.7.2 - Release
Date: 
> 11/03/2005
> >
> >
> > --
> > No virus found in this outgoing message.
> > Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
> > Version: 7.0.308 / Virus Database: 266.7.2 - Release
Date: 
> 11/03/2005
> >
> >
> >
> > ** To leave the list, click on the immediately-following
link:-
> > **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe]
> > ** If this link doesn't work then send a message to:
> > ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > ** and in the Subject line type
> > ** unsubscribe
> > ** For other list commands such as vacation mode, click
on the
> > ** immediately-following link:-
> > ** [mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=faq]
> > ** or send a message, to
> > ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the Subject:-
faq
> > 
> 
> ** To leave the list, click on the immediately-following
link:-
> **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe]
> ** If this link doesn't work then send a message to:
> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> ** and in the Subject line type
> ** unsubscribe
> ** For other list commands such as vacation mode, click on
the
> ** immediately-following link:-
> ** [mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=faq]
> ** or send a message, to
> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the Subject:- faq
> 
> 
> --
> No virus found in this incoming message.
> Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
> Version: 7.0.308 / Virus Database: 266.7.2 - Release Date:
11/03/2005
>  
> 
> --
> No virus found in this outgoing message.
> Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
> Version: 7.0.308 / Virus Database: 266.7.2 - Release Date:
11/03/2005
>  
> 
> 
> ** To leave the list, click on the immediately-following
link:-
> **
[mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe]
> ** If this link doesn't work then send a message to:
> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> ** and in the Subject line type
> ** unsubscribe
> ** For other list commands such as vacation mode, click on
the
> ** immediately-following link:-
> ** [mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=faq]
> ** or send a message, to
> ** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the Subject:- faq
> 
> 



This Message has been scanned for viruses by McAfee Groupshield.
** To leave the list, click on the immediately-following link:-
** [mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe]
** If this link doesn't work then send a message to:
** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
** and in the Subject line type
** unsubscribe
** For other list commands such as vacation mode, click on the
** immediately-following link:-
** [mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=faq]
** or send a message, to
** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the Subject:- faq


-- 
Internal Virus Database is out-of-date.
Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
Version: 7.0.308 / Virus Database: 266.7.2 - Release Date: 11/03/2005
 

-- 
Internal Virus Database is out-of-date.
Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
Version: 7.0.308 / Virus Database: 266.7.2 - Release Date: 11/03/2005
 


** To leave the list, click on the immediately-following link:-
** [mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=unsubscribe]
** If this link doesn't work then send a message to:
** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
** and in the Subject line type
** unsubscribe
** For other list commands such as vacation mode, click on the
** immediately-following link:-
** [mailto:access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx?subject=faq]
** or send a message, to
** access-uk-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the Subject:- faq

Other related posts: