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Longest you've went without internet.

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Since this is a PC Enthusiast forum... I want to know the longest you guys have went without interwebs (ever since you first got Internet)

Longest I went was 3 days when me dad wouldn't pay the Internet bill.....


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No internet?.... I don't know about you guys, but I had an Ethernet cable running into the womb.


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That I can remember....

 

Like 6 hours odd when the power went out.

It was horrible, It came back on as I was loading the gun...


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a week that's right


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such thing has never happened to me


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Never been without the internet but I did come close once when the wired connection going into my pc stopped working (problem on the isp's end) but the wireless still worked, almost didnt use it in those 3 days I didnt have a wired connection as I didnt have a wireless adapter for my PC.


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2 weeks, it was awful and then there was that time the power went out during a storm and my parents elected to use the generator to power the stove so we could eat and all that crap... when I wanted to update my facebook status 


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If we forget that one time in my mothers womb and the time that my family did not have internet:

 

3 months. was going all around scandinavia and I didn't use the internet there.


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1 week, during vacations, but when I have been home I think about 2 days, it was not fun D:

I usually sit down by my computer every morning the first thing when I leave my bed :P

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I've never been more than 3 days without. But I was stuck using a tablet for 4 weeks. Now that was hell..


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It was like three days while I was switching ISPs. It was hell, I don't even watch TV and that was out too. I ended up bumming at my cousins house for two days.


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My family didn't get the internet till I was 17....so quite a while.


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A month


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12 years


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10 days or so while on vacation. 


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In '06, I stayed in Manila for 4 weeks total... at my grandma's where they don't even have cable, let alone internet :(


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9 years


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2 hours during Hurricane Sandy.

 

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