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Think you have slow speeds?


Think you have slow speeds?

To address your speed concerns, please create a account and run 3-5 tests during different parts of the day. Post your test results link in your thread in the Tech Support board.


If you're working with us in the community or social media, only results are accepted to be considered for escalation to corporate engineering


Tests from other sites like are not accepted due to the compression technologies and latency that satellite deploys.


Most important points to remember during this test:


-do the tests while directly connected to the HughesNet modem with a LAN cable (wifi must be disabled*, NO third party Router or Wireless devices can be used for testing)

-use the 25MB size download test file

-if testing upload instead of download, you must use a 4MB size upload test file

-space each test at least 5 minutes apart

-post your results URL, it may look like


For a more in depth guide on running the tests, please visit:


*If you don't know how to disable the wifi in the HT2000W, check the WiFi Settings section on this HT2000w guide. Click "Save Settings" after unchecking "SSID Enable" for each of the four tabs individually (2.4Ghz, 2.4Ghz Guest, 5Ghz, 5Ghz Guest).


If you have a tech or billing question and need help, please start a new thread in the appropriate board. Unsolicited Private Messages may not get replies.

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