Forum discussion tagged with disconnect.
  1. Nevis

    Question After windows 10 system update wifi constantly drops from cold boot

    After I did a windows 10 system update I noticed that every hour or so my wifi would drop for a few seconds atleast once. I was able to narrow down the problem that it only happens on cold boot which is my first time opening up the PC in the morning and I was able to narrow down the fix to...
  2. X

    Question Monitor disconnects then reconnects when closing full-screen or maximized applications ?

    The title nearly says it all. The monitor is an Asus VE248, 24". Refresh rate is 60 Hz, I've made sure it's set to 60 Hz. It is one of two monitors in a dual-monitor setup. Almost every time I close a maximized or full-screen application like an internet browser (most often Chrome) or a game, my...
  3. S

    Question dGPU disconnecting frequently with alt-tabbing on games & with certain games on Msiafterburner - Related to missing screws?

    I made a post in the past about some concerns with having 2 missing screws from the central area of my laptop: Question - Acer Nitro 5 Back Lid - Is it ok to have 2 screws missing? | Tom's Hardware Forum (tomshardware.com) I assumed it's fine since the other screws are fastened and do not...
  4. Timtom_121

    Question Intermittent loss of WiFi with D-Link DIR-882 Router ?

    Recently my WIFI has been dropping and it's driving me crazy. Ethernet connections remain stable from what i've witnessed Router: D-Link DIR-882 Firmware: 1.3 There are repeated entries of the below to save scanning through everything: ipsec_setup: ...Openswan IPsec stopped Wan(eth3)...
  5. Z

    Question USB Devices disconnecting randomly, and might be underpowered delivery. Same PSU working fine in other System. Not software related.

    Hi, so I have a setup where I use an MSI B550M-A PRO with r7 3800x, with 16gb of ram, rx560. Don't question the combination that much since it came for free as donation so I could do University stuff. Right now am having issues where USB devices randomly don't work, disconnect, reconnect or...
  6. xhephor

    [SOLVED] Internet keeps disconnecting and connecting for short intervals when playing online games

    This problem has been with me for almost 2 years now after I had just gotten a brand new gaming pc. My internet just disconnects for ~30 seconds while playing online games with friends, which is really annoying because it force DC's me most of the time. This problem is also ONLY on my computer...
  7. xLOREx

    Question Devices connected via USB disconnecting and reconnecting even in bios

    Hello everyone. So today we have a weird issue o'mine. Let me tell you about it. Don't know how it started, but now I have USB ports randomly disconnecting when there's any action applied to the PC, and reconnecting a few seconds after. The only thing I can remember doing with PC in last two...
  8. T

    [SOLVED] internet disconnects when playing games

    i was at college for a few months, and came back for thanksgiving break. now that I'm back, my PC disconnects from the internet whenever i'm playing a game. It ONLY happens when a game is open, such as Valorant or COD: Warzone. It is connected by ethernet to my wi-fi extender upstairs. Might I...
  9. octaゼ永あ

    [SOLVED] Graphics Card Disconnects for half a second and Reconnects.

    Hi! I'll start showing my PC hardware, in case you guys can see the problem there. -CPU: Ryzen 5 1600AF -GPU: GTX 970 MSI Gaming (OVERCLOCKED) 160+ Core Clock, 500+ Memory Clock -Motherboard: Asrock B450M Hdv -Ram: (2x8) 16GB Oloy Warhawk 3200mhz -PSU: Thermaltake Smart 500W 80Plus -SSD...
  10. J

    [SOLVED] Specific Sub-Network Issues and Disconnecting past a certain MBps Download Speed.

    I'll try to explain this one as best I can, but the particular issues might be two separate ones or tied together, I can't tell. Firstly, this happened before I ever looked at software to find specific subnetworks since when using the Xfinity router it offers the 2.4 and 5 GHz networks. We got...
  11. Anubhav1610

    [SOLVED] Internal HDD disconnecting with a click noise and then reconnecting when in use.

    I have this issue where, there is this internal hdd drive 1tb of seagate, I do gaming in it so the thing is when i play games or whenever it is in use. It disconnects and then reconnects with a click noise. I first thought this was a PSU Issue and then got a new PSU and then went fine for months...
  12. RapidJosh

    Question Spectrum internet freezes but doesn't disconnect, happens for 10-20 seconds and keeps me from playing games reliably.

    Hello, hoping I can find an answer here. My internet, provided by spectrum keeps me from having a consistent gaming experience because of it dropping/freezing every so often. I have tried almost everything at this point to try and fix it. I have had them come out and give us a new modem...
  13. tgSparc

    [SOLVED] Random disconnects from game servers without network background activity.

    So this little thing is driving me crazy, for the past few weeks I've been unable to game on my desktop because I will disconnect from every game 5-10 minutes in (LoL, SC2, Warzone..). I tried just about anything, nothing seemed to work. Untill today, when I left a twitch stream open and tried...
  14. S

    [SOLVED] PC always loses network connection after being turned on or waking from sleep mode ?

    I bought my PC build a year ago now, and ever since the first time I turned it on and connected via Ethernet I always get disconnected within the first 30 minutes to an hour. It happens so consistently that I've started launching games and just waiting for it to happen rather than start playing...
  15. K

    [SOLVED] Why does my new monitor keep disconnecting ?

    I just bought a brand new monitor which I connected to my laptop via HDMI 2.0b and it keeps disconnecting. It works fine and then at times, it disconnects and a black screen appears, then everything works fine again. PLEASE HELP
  16. artavasdes

    Question Audio from Sound Blaster G6 disconnects ?

    I have sound blaster g6 and it disconnects usually whenever I tab out or into a game/application that has audio. It also sometimes randomly disconnects. The headphones I use it with are Beyerdynamic dt 990 pros. Thanks for any help!
  17. Lapalap

    [SOLVED] [HELP] Keyboard and Mouse disconnecting when working on After Effects 2021

    Hello, I recently got an entirely new system which is my work station for Graphic related work and it works perfectly except for one issue. Whenever I work After Effects the keyboard and Mouse keep getting disconnected and reconnected. This happens so frequently that it just becomes impossible...
  18. rdenon6284

    [SOLVED] Please help me fix this sporadically disconnecting Ext. HDD

    I'm a heavy gamer on PC (specs below for laptop and drive) and have an external Toshiba hard drive that is less than a year old and works just fine 98% of the time. The problem is, the hard drive disconnects 1-2 times a week, always while I'm knee deep in a video game. Recently, I lost over an...
  19. Skydaz

    Question Local Disk Keep disconnect and reconnect sometimes while producing a Buzz sound.

    Specs ; Windows 10 Pro Version 1909 Ryzen 5 2600 Zotac Rtx 2060 16GB XPG ram B450m asrock steel legend 120GB SSD Gigabyte GP-GSTFS31120GNTD Health 97% 1 TB HDD Seagate ST1000NM0033-9ZM173 Health 100% source hddsentinel* Hi, so my weird problem is, when ever im using my PC {not idle} ...
  20. HuwPrice

    [SOLVED] TP-Link Passthrough Powerline - Disconnects both PC's when laptop connects to wireless network??

    Very strange - I have a work PC, my son has his PC, we have a Samsung TV all connect to our broadband (NOWTV Router/Modem) using TP-Link Passthrough Powerline adapters/Ethernet cables. All have been working fine, my partner, all our phones connects to the same network wirelessly, no issues....I...
  21. iApnea

    [SOLVED] What's causing WiFi Time Outs ?

    Hey there, I'm new to the whole computer thing but I've recently built my first gaming PC. The motherboard I chose does not have a built in WiFi Adapter so I bought a TP-Link AC600 Archer T2U Nano. Downloading games seemed fast and fine, but after playing CS:GO for literally 5 minutes I was...
  22. FriedSpaghetti

    Question Internal hard drive keeps disconnecting

    Hello, My HDD keeps disconnecting at random time intervals. When it happens, I hear my HDD boot up and the folder for the HDD pops up every time. I essentially cannot do anything while this keeps happening as it crashes all programs running on the drive. I've already tried replacing the SATA...
  23. Yousif567x

    [SOLVED] DC but internet is working fine

    so i have this issues for a while now, i get random disconnects in multiple games (LOL, fortnite and valorant) however, when i get these dc i can still talk to my friends in discord, and the only solution i found was EXITLAG, but i cant keep paying 5$ a month for it, any solutions pls? :)
  24. refluxed

    [SOLVED] I get disconnected from game servers for a few seconds, constantly

    I'm new to this forum so I'm sorry if i miss something. Since I moved to another country, I experience disconnects from game servers in multiple games (Minecraft/Red Dead Online/Overwatch) but didn't happen in others like CS:GO or League of Legends. I'm using a STRONG Mesh Extender (1600Mbit)...
  25. G

    [SOLVED] Downloading steam games causes pc wifi to crash ?

    As the title says any time I download from steam (AND ONLY STEAM) my pc wifi starts to degrade and eventually crash. Forcing me to disconnect and reconnect. I was able to download both nvidia drivers, and windows updates without issue (though the windows update came with issues of its own) but...
  26. C

    Question Wi-Fi network constant drop outs

    Hello, as I can see there is similar threads like this but none of them solved my problem. I have constant disconnects from the wi-fi network and when troubleshooting the problem, windows give me Unable to resolve DNS address, or Cannot reach DNS server. Router: ZTE Speedport Entry 2i , the...
  27. G

    [SOLVED] Intel Bluetooth driver won't stay gone ?

    Hello, The Problem: I recent bought a Asus USB-BT500 to pair with my brand new Xbox 1 controller. I got everything hooked up, disabled, uninstalled (including drivers) intels (R) wireless Bluetooth(R), and got my controller hooked up. I started playing a game, and the controller disconnected...
  28. S

    Question Internet disconnects randomly when more devices are connected to the router?

    Hi. I'm having trouble gaming (mostly playing LoL) because my internet is disconnecting frequently. I just had a 20 minute game where my internet went out about 5 times. It'll last about 5-10 seconds, but that's enough to be a nuisance in a game like LoL. Anyway, I feel like it has to do with...
  29. N

    [SOLVED] Asus Router RT-AC68U w/ Merlin 384.19 constant drop

    I have an Asus Router RT-AC68U with the newest update Merlin 384.19 firmware. It used to work great, but earlier this summer it started losing connection. I realized I needed to update my Merlin, which actually fixed it for days. A week later though it was back to dropping, though it may be a...
  30. N

    Question Internet Disconnects when playing games! PLS HELP!

    I've had this issue for months that when im playing a game i randomly disconnect for about 10-15s and then its fine again. Sometimes it happens frequently and sometimes it doesnt happen but once and hour. I've had very few occasions were its never happened at least once in a day. My internet is...
  31. C

    [SOLVED] Wired Ethernet keeps dropping out

    Hello, I am having an issue with the wired connection on my desktop. When connected to the internet via the Ethernet jack on the motherboard, the internet works fine for around 10-15 minutes, then loses connection for a split second (just long enough to cause a disconnect from a game or...
  32. M

    [SOLVED] GPU undetected after driver update

    Hi guys, so recently I decided to update my gpu drivers for my 1060, however the nvidia installation failed as it was apparently, not compatible. Baring in mind, I was playing csgo at the time, my game suddently crashed ; my MSI Afterburner said my gpu had been disconnected ; Device Manager isnt...
  33. B

    [SOLVED] I'm always getting disconnected from servers when playing online games

    Hey all, First time user, long time reader. I've been having this issue which is whenever I'm playing online games, I seem to disconnect from the servers, and sometimes very frequently. I used to be on Wi-Fi all the time, but then I decided screw it, I'll use a cable because I know it's much...
  34. N

    [SOLVED] Hardware disconnect sound keeps randomly playing

    The hardware disconnect sound keeps randomly playing after I plugged a USB hub into my pc. I tried changing the power savings settings but they didn't work.
  35. M

    [SOLVED] Mouse is losing input once a day

    i7 9700k Aorus Ultra Z390 LGA 1151 rtx 2070 super 16GB (2x8) DDR4 3200Mhz RAM 1TB m.2 ssd Windows 10 Home - Version 1909 (OS Build 18363.720) Really strange problem here. My mouse (Razer Viper) is losing input once every day of two days for about 1 second maximum, then is fine. I'm hoping it's...
  36. T

    [SOLVED] I get lots of request time out

    Hi everyone, I get lots of request time out on my computer when I ping . Basically I disconnect a lot while gaming, watching videoes, etc. I have an ethernet connection. This issue only occurs on my computer. I checked the connection simultaneously on my cellphone and laptop (through...
  37. manineedhelp

    Question Ethernet random disconnections for a few secs

    Hello, since I built my pc (5 days ago) my ethernet keeps randomly disconnecting for a few seconds. I've tried switching ports on my router but it didn't work. When it disconnects (btw i use ethernet) it lasts for like 3-5 seconds. For some reason, it happens more frequently when I am in a call...
  38. nullscarab

    [SOLVED] Wired Ethernet connection randomly disconnecting over the last week.

    Suddenly over the last 5 days, I've been getting randomly disconnected from the internet with seemingly no reason. I've always been on an ethernet cable connection, and the router I'm using is a Netgear Nighthawk R7000. The only change I can think of that might have prompted this is me changing...
  39. M

    [SOLVED] Hourly Disconnects

    I am currently on a Windows 10 machine plugged into a wifi extender. Every hour on the dot I will disconnect for about 10 seconds. I think it has something to do with my DHCP lease time and idk how to fix this issue. I tried logging into my optimum router and my wifi extender, but there weren't...
  40. K

    [SOLVED] My mouse disconnects for a second, then reconnects.

    s p e c s: Corsair VS550 (550w psu) ROG Strix b350-f gaming RX 580 Ryzen 1500x (overclocked to 3.75GHz on boost) 2x8gb 2666MHz (overclocked to 3133MHz) Razer Taipan Especially when playing a game (Apex or Ultimate Skyrim), my mouse will stop, and a USB disconnect sound will play. Then it just...