Solved Help! My internet connection slows down while plugged into the router Tags: Routers Modem Internet Connection Networking Last response: October 31, 2011 2:11 AM in Networking Share 3eightynine October 20, 2011 4:00:39 AM Hi, I have a D-Link DIR-655 Router with a Motorola SB5101. When the computer is directly plugged into the modem i get 10Mpbs but when it is connected to the modem (either wireless or wired) the max speed is >3Mbps. Anyone have any ideas? Thanks More about : internet connection slows plugged router Emerald October 20, 2011 8:17:31 AM have you tried rebooting the modem after you connected the router? Best solution gnomio October 20, 2011 9:36:28 AM Try moving your modem and router away from each other. Also check for electrical interference Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer 3eightynine October 31, 2011 2:11:03 AM Best answer selected by 3eightynine. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumDisconnects/ Slows down when another user connects. ForumComputer slows down while transferring files ForumInternet speed starts fast but slows down dramatically/Windows 7 ForumDoes Router slow down your internet connection ? ForumHelp with internet/router ForumCable internet connection constantly timing out -- Help me!! ForumSlow connection , need a new router ForumSlow network connection/internet until unplug - plug cable twice. ForumConnection/slow speed issues, modem vs router vs swtich ForumSlow internet while using torrent client ForumWhy has my internet randomly just slowed down ? ForumAsus PCE-N15 Periodic Connection Drops/ Slow Downs ForumHelp needed. Computer slows down when streaming videos ForumPc connection slows down when ps3 connects ForumWin XP Slows Down ForumPulling DHCP from Cable Modem instead of wireless router ForumProblem with my Internet and I can't fix it Forum[Solved] Using server as router ForumLinksys router with verizon westell 6100 modem ForumLinksys router with verizon westell 6100 modem More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !