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Typing delays

Post by lostitude » Thu Dec 06, 2018 7:20 pm

Hello,

I'm not really sure where to post this, but I've been experiencing time lags when typing up posts, and this happens on different computers so I"m wondering if there is a problem with both my computers or if it is related to the forum itself. Has anyone else had the same issue?

Thanks.

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Re: Typing delays

Post by Sam Vara » Thu Dec 06, 2018 10:58 pm

lostitude wrote:
Thu Dec 06, 2018 7:20 pm
Hello,

I'm not really sure where to post this, but I've been experiencing time lags when typing up posts, and this happens on different computers so I"m wondering if there is a problem with both my computers or if it is related to the forum itself. Has anyone else had the same issue?

Thanks.
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Re: Typing delays

Post by mrgrtt123 » Fri Dec 07, 2018 5:19 am

So far everything works fine on my end. Let us try to wait for the moderators feedback about this concern.
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Re: Typing delays

Post by DNS » Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:39 pm

Everything appears to be fine, fast posting for me. It could be one or more of the following:

1. Slow internet service from your ISP (internet service provider), which can be either temporary or permanent.
2. Slow or older computer
3. Not enough RAM on your computer (especially if you're running lots of things in the background)
4. Your internet package doesn't include a very fast Mbs (if you can afford, try to order at least 75 Mbs)

You can check your speed here:
http://www.speedtest.net/

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Re: Typing delays

Post by Idappaccayata » Fri Dec 07, 2018 7:28 pm

DNS wrote:
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:39 pm
4. Your internet package doesn't include a very fast Mbs (if you can afford, try to order at least 75 Mbs)

You can check your speed here:
http://www.speedtest.net/
Interesting. I've never had more than 25mbs and it's always been super fast. Streaming multiple devices, downloading things etc. Never had an issue
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Re: Typing delays

Post by lostitude » Sun Dec 09, 2018 9:00 pm

Thanks everyone, and my apologies for the useless fuss, as I seem to have found the culprit: my Dvorak keyboard that requires additional software, it seems that it doen's work very well on discussion fora. I'll just have to revert to qwerty on this forum.

Thanks!

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Re: Typing delays

Post by Sam Vara » Sun Dec 09, 2018 9:09 pm

No worries, and I'm glad it's sorted!

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