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How Website Speed Limitations Can Slow You Down
How Website Speed Limitations Can Slow You Down
Even with fast speeds offered by Verizon FiOS, the performance of certain websites may be slow. This could be due to the websites being hosted on slow or overworked servers. Learn more about how this can impact your browsing speed.
Improving Wireless Speed on Your Home Network - Verizon QuickAnswers
Improving Wireless Speed on Your Home Network - Verizon QuickAnswers
If you’re not getting the performance you want out of your home Wi-Fi network, you may want to check out your device’s Wireless Standards. Certain Standards are faster than others. Check out the video to learn how to improve your home wireless speeds by using the fastest Wireless Standards available.
The Internet Rush Hour
The Internet Rush Hour
Do you notice your Internet connection slowing in the evening? You are not alone. The heaviest hours of Internet usage happen between 7pm and 11pm. Luckily, Verizon FiOS customers have an advantage during this so-called Internet Rush Hour. Find out how.
Update Your System and Improve Internet Speed
Update Your System and Improve Internet Speed
Did you know that putting off software updates can lead to slower FiOS speeds? Keep your software and hardware up to date, and enjoy faster Internet speeds.
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Virtual Private Networks and Internet Speed
Virtual Private Networks and Internet Speed
Virtual Private Networks, or VPNs, allow secure connections between a computer and a server on an outside network. This is how many employees connect to their office files when working offsite. However, VPNs can sometimes slow down your FiOS Internet speed. Learn how VPN's work, and how they affect your Internet connection.
How To Beat Wi-Fi Interference
How To Beat Wi-Fi Interference
Slow Internet? Wi-Fi interference may be slowing down your connection speed. There are many causes of Wi-Fi interference, but the latest Verizon routers can help overcome all of these obstacles. Learn how to get faster Wi-Fi speeds.
FiOS Video On Demand and Internet Speeds
FiOS Video On Demand and Internet Speeds
How does video on demand affect Internet speeds? VOD offers a wide range of entertainment, but it can also decrease your Internet speeds temporarily. Monitor your Internet speeds, and consider increasing your bandwidth if needed.
How Ethernet Wiring Affects FiOS Speeds
How Ethernet Wiring Affects FiOS Speeds
Are you using an Ethernet cable to connect to your FiOS router? If so, make sure your wiring is right. Keep your Ethernet cable as short as possible to maintain faster Internet speeds, and make sure that its fast enough to support your Internet plan speeds.
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FiOS Parental Controls
FiOS Parental Controls
FiOS Parental Controls allow you to restrict access to specific websites or types of content, and help protect your privacy online.
Internet Congestion and FiOS Speeds
Internet Congestion and FiOS Speeds
With so much going on with your Internet connection "behind the scenes," many factors can affect speeds. When connections need to hop between different servers, your Internet speeds may decrease - even with your FiOS connection. Discover more about the Internet's inner workings to understand internet congestion.
Bandwidth Needs for Multiple Connected Devices
Bandwidth Needs for Multiple Connected Devices
The more Internet-connected devices you have, the more bandwidth you'll need. Make sure you choose a plan to keep your devices running FiOS fast.
Wired vs. Wi-Fi Speeds
Wired vs. Wi-Fi Speeds
Even though wireless Internet is the most convenient way to get online, it's not the fastest. For maximum FiOS and Internet speeds, go wired. Learn the difference between wired and wireless connections.
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How to Upgrade Your FiOS Router
How to Upgrade Your FiOS Router
Do you have an older FiOS router? Switch to the latest FiOS router model, and you'll experience improved network performance, speed and range. Learn how to upgrade here, and enjoy a faster FiOS experience.
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