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How do I check my current internet speed?

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To test your connection speed:

  1. For best results, close all applications and other devices before running the speed test.
  2. If you are testing your speed upon installation or troubleshooting a problem with your speed, open your browser and go to

If you have pop-ups blocked, the speed test may not appear when you click the speed test link. If this occurs, unblock pop-ups temporarily to display the speed test page.

  1. Click the go button to start the test.

The speed test checks your upload and download speeds and displays the results.


To get the most accurate speed results:

  • Use one device to run the test. Turn off any other connected devices in your home (like an iPad, Xbox or Smart TV). Testing your speed while using other devices may impact the accuracy.
  • Connect directly to the modem. Make sure your computer is connected directly to your modem, rather than your router. Connecting wirelessly via router may impact the speed of your connection.
  • Make sure your systems are up to date. If your computer is running an older version of a Windows or Mac operating system, this may impact your speed test results. You may want to consider updating.
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