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Incorrect location on speedtest.net


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#1 gigawert

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Posted 30 July 2015 - 08:40 PM

When I take a speedtest, it says I am located in either San Francisco, Oakland, or somewhere in the North Bay area when I am actually in San Jose, in the South Bay area. Why is this?


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#2 Wand3r3r

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Posted 31 July 2015 - 10:43 AM

It is where your ISP comes out to the internet not your personal location



#3 SmokeViper07

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Posted 05 August 2015 - 11:29 AM

Also, if I recall correctly, there is an option to manually change the location in which it tests the speeds from.






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