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Slow ADSL2+ speeds

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Level 1b

I have recenrlty downgraded to ADSL2 as moved into a new area without nbn, im finding my speeds are well below your minimum acceptable speed. My download speed doesnt get over 2mbps and upload is barley anything, any help would be appreciated as i work from home.

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Moderator

Hi @paulgarchibald 

 

Welcome to TPG Community!

 

We were able to locate your account using your community details and have tested the line.

 

We were able to detect a possible fault within the copper network, but can't verify if it's internal or external wiring issue.

 

We will arrange a call from our Tech team between 12PM - 3PM today to run further test using the number that we have on file.

 

If you have any preferred time and best number to be contacted, you may send it via PM and will arrange it for you.

 

How to send a PM? Click here.

 

Regards,

BasilDV

Moderator

Hi @paulgarchibald 

 

We understand that the issue was escalated to our Engineering team and the fault within the copper line was raised to Telstra.

 

They've booked a technician to check the service on or before the 13th of August.

 

Further updates will be given by your assigned Engineer via SMS or phone call.

 

Should you require further assistance, please let us know.

 

Regards,

BasilDV

Level 1b

This issue is still ongoing, i came home yesterday to find my telstra box tamperd with, might of been the technician. i didnt recieve any phone calls or sms updates. My internet is now even slower and i can barely load any webpages. this is causing alot of frustration for me as i need a steady internet connection to work from home with. surely 1mbps is well below the ADSL2 speed i should be getting.

Moderator

Apologies for the inconvenience this issue is causing you, @paulgarchibald. We can see that the case engineer tried to contact you, but to no avail. Please provide us your availability so we can organise a callback.

Moderator

Hi @paulgarchibald, we'd like to make a follow up regarding your best contact number and most convenient time to receive a call.

 

Please send it via PM. Thank you.

Moderator

Hi @paulgarchibald, we can see that our Engineering Team has been in touch and discussed the concerns raised.

 

Let us know should you have further queries. Thank you.