Internet packet loss: what does it mean?

By Route44
Apr 21, 2012
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  1. I have been having issues all day with my internet. i.e. lag, video streaming slow, online gaming freezing, loss of connection.. After doing two independent Ping Tests the connection speed is fine but both record Packet Loss. Please explain.
  2. ravisunny2

    ravisunny2 TS Ambassador Posts: 1,986   +12

  3. Route44

    Route44 TechSpot Ambassador Topic Starter Posts: 11,984   +72

    I turned out to be my Comcast box. I powered off Modem and Router and re-powered but to no avail. Then I powered them down again along with the Comcast box. Internet is back to normal.

    Thanks for the response.

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