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Old Jan 21, 2013, 12:32 PM   #1
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Connection issue with Apple TV

(Hopefully the answer will be: get an Airport Extreme)


So I frequently watch Netflix and it frequently cuts out on me in that the video/movie freezes, the spinner comes up and basically I have to get out of it and into the settings.

Network, Forget XYZ, login to XYZ, restart movie ............ repeat after a while.

It's a Netgear router, WNR1000v2.

The issue happens primarily with Netflix but has also happened with youtube and even home sharing.

So hopefully its just a router change that will resolve this and not some odd IP issue with Netflix.

Thoughts?

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Old Jan 21, 2013, 12:34 PM   #2
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Netgear makes a lot of routers. Also try wired Ethernet.
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Old Jan 21, 2013, 12:55 PM   #3
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FINE! lol

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Old Jan 21, 2013, 01:48 PM   #4
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Ive been having the same issue for the last few days, three or four times per film I'll get the spinner. Sometimes the movie will start playing again, but with only the sound and no picture. More often than not I have to restart the ATV though
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Old Jan 28, 2013, 01:31 PM   #5
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Well yesterday, after the spinner, forget network, log back on to network ......... I'd had it with the thing lol.

I had bought a bluetooth keyboard to try out with the ipad mini, but no joy on that, so back to Apple to do an exchange for an Airport Extreme.

Working great since utilizing the Extreme.
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Old Jan 29, 2013, 11:23 AM   #6
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did you ever try rebooting your router?
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Old Jan 29, 2013, 11:44 AM   #7
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did you ever try rebooting your router?
pffftttt.......


rebooting
manually specifying an IP

who knows what else lol
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