[OT] .::The Official Mega PTCL Thread::. -- New lines, same old BS

SSyar

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Jan 19, 2018
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PMing you an email. Put all the details in an email and send it to this guy.
pm me that email as well., i applied for adress migration of my ptcl landline but the new adress does not have pair available in DB., so i am in a no mans land at the moment
 

syedsq

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Dec 7, 2019
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can anyone please take a loot at this tracert and tell me where is the problem? both server are singapore why i get better ping on 1 and high on other?
@murtaza12 can you pls check this? thanks
 

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shaheerk

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Feb 5, 2013
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can anyone please take a loot at this tracert and tell me where is the problem? both server are singapore why i get better ping on 1 and high on other?
@murtaza12 can you pls check this? thanks
No way to know why there's a spike in between the hops - but it happens sometimes. RIght now, I''m getting 113-120ms on both IP destinations, but I have experienced the same issue (on other Singaporean IPs) at other times, only for them to be resolved automatically some weeks later.

Perhaps show this to PTCL and show them a comparison with lg.nexlinx.net.pk and request them to look into fixing this ping spike.
 

MrGutsy

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Aug 25, 2010
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Anyone else having issues with youtube videos since yesterday? Videos are taking forever to load on my side.
Using PTCL GPON 100 Mbit
 

Farrukhkazimi

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Jul 3, 2012
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Anyone else having issues with youtube videos since yesterday? Videos are taking forever to load on my side.
Using PTCL GPON 100 Mbit

Having issues on StormFiber too. It first fails to load at all but when it loads after refreshing multiple times it opens with incomplete thumbnails. Also if you try pinging all google services i.e youtube.com, google.com you will get reply as ipv6 for some reason which is absurd. Can anyone else confirm this too?
 

DeathsGaze

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Oct 20, 2020
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I have ptcl GPON connection and whenever I change my dns in DHCP to use cloud flare dns it still uses PTCL dns when I look in the wan information page of router......also can you change ptcl GPON router/ONT frimware to manufacturer's frimware without any issue or loss of internet
 

MrGutsy

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Aug 25, 2010
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Having issues on StormFiber too. It first fails to load at all but when it loads after refreshing multiple times it opens with incomplete thumbnails. Also if you try pinging all google services i.e youtube.com, google.com you will get reply as ipv6 for some reason which is absurd. Can anyone else confirm this too?
Yes i was having issues with all google services too but it has fixed since yesterday late night. The problem persisted from Saturday afternoon until Monday late night.
On the side note, my telenor 4G was completely in-accessible in that period. So there is/was some back-end fiberhaul cable issue probably.
 

moosvi94

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Jul 2, 2015
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PTCL introduced new 35 Mbps package for 3599 they are sending emails about this package but isn't listed on website yet
 

fayaz88

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Oct 13, 2013
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I am using VDSL from PTCL. Is it possible to buy my own VDSL modem (from Asus or TP Link) and configure it to work with ptcl??
@murtaza12 would love ur input on this bro.
 

manobilla

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Jun 3, 2018
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I am using VDSL from PTCL. Is it possible to buy my own VDSL modem (from Asus or TP Link) and configure it to work with ptcl??
@murtaza12 would love ur input on this bro.
yes you can buy but vdsl modems cost like 5 6k last time i checked
most modems have same broadcom chip
so go with ptcl for 2k
 

syedsq

Newbie
Dec 7, 2019
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getting 100% packetloss in all games and ptcl says they dont have any problem on their side so PTA doing something again or its something else?
 

shaheerk

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Feb 5, 2013
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Packet loss could either be at PTCL's end, or some other interconnecting network in the middle. The best thing for you to do is to test it with a VPN and otherwise - that way, you'll know if the packet loss is at PTCL's end or a botched router in the middle.
 
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