Why is my ping so high

January 5, 2010 at 09:12:54
Specs: Windows 7
ok i have a pretty nice gaming computer. i spent $1000 dollars on it and for some weird reason my ping is so high i lag and get kicked from games. what can i do to decrease my ping?

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Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU T4200 @ 2.00GHz (2 CPUs), ~2.0GHz
4096MB RAM
Hard Drive:
303 GB
Video Card:
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650
Sound Card:
Speakers (High Definition Audio Device)
USB Root Hub
USB Root Hub
Operating System:
Windows 7 Professional 32-bit (6.1, Build 7600) (7600.win7_rtm.090713-1255)

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January 5, 2010 at 09:50:59
Your computer has nothing to do with your ping. Your network or Internet Service Provider is what is responsible for your ping. Do the following and post the results...

Goto the Command Prompt and type...

tracert yahoo.com > pingresult.txt

then open the pingresult.txt and paste the results. With this we can determine which node in your network is slowing you down.

P.S. can you do this too...

ping -n 10 yahoo.com >> pingresult.txt

so that we can see if you are getting any packet loss.

One last thing that will decrease you ping result is a virus like spy ware which is robbing some of your band width to transmit information. Can you do a netstat so we can see if there are apps that have ports open on your computer that should not...

netstat -b > portsopen.txt

If you are running Vista or 7 then you will need to run the command prompt as administrator to run this command.


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January 6, 2010 at 03:36:12
U spent $1000 for that system? I feel sorry 4 u

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January 6, 2010 at 08:15:14
yh true ur system is a labtop u have a weak card its pitty the mobility radeon 3650 is weak not for gaming online nor offline
now the ping is caused by that card and by a hacker that is stealing ur network for his own profit a spyware of some sort
perform a nestat and post back

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February 5, 2010 at 05:21:29
I think u have many download u need to close it or u have a Virus or malware and u need a tweaks like cFospeed

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