Forum discussion tagged with wi-fi.
  1. time-flight

    [SOLVED] Does this old motherboard support wi-fi?

    I just installed Windows 10 Home on an old PC with some parts that I upgraded, and can’t connect to the internet because Windows isn’t finding a wi-fi adaptor. The motherboard is a P5N32-SLI SE Deluxe, but I don’t know how to find out if it has a wi-fi adaptor. In the network adaptors section...
  2. #Arnab_Das

    Question Can WiFi Router be configured to limit number of connected devices?

    Can we configure a Wi-Fi router in such a way, like - out of these three devices, only one device can connect to the wifi at a time? If Yes, How? Actually I want to provide internet to others, but I can't trust them that they will use only one device at a time. So I want to configure the router...
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    Question Ethernet on PC has slower upload speed than Wi-Fi on phone

    I'm supposed to have a 100/100-plan and I get around 80mbps download speed with ethernet. My problem is that I only get around 1-3mbps upload speed. On my phone I can get around 10mbps upload speed. I have tried to swap the cable with no luck. Components: ASUS GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER DUAL EVO...
  4. Question Laptop Wifi adapter missing

    Hey there, I have a Lenovo laptop in which the wifi was working fine, then one day the wifi option just disappeared from my laptop. I checked device manager, and network in control panel the Wifi adapter and option was missing. It doesn't show up in windows 10 network settings, only ethernet...
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    Question No Speed Through Powerline Adapter

    Hey all, I have been troubleshooting recent issues with my TrendNet Powerline adapters. The models I have are a TPL-406E plugged into my router upstairs as the source, and the TPL-410AP two-port plugged downstairs as the receiver and wi-fi extender. The issue is that lately my Roku TV and...
  6. Skayro

    [SOLVED] My router is limiting 100 mbps speed

    I have a modem, conected to a switch and one of those switch cables conected into my D-LINK DIR-825 router (Firmware 7.00). I tested this cable without router and get 300mbps in my desktop, but when I connect the cable in my router, the lan and wifi connections are limiteds to 100mbps. I'm...
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    Question smart wifi lightbublb hogging all the connection

    I bought asmart RGB wi-fi lightbulb and configured it correctly over the 2.4GHz network, but every time I turn it on- both 2.4 and 5GHz wifi and ethernet go down to 0.04mbps. Should I read up on how to limit the bandwidth to that particular device or is there a simpler way to fix it?
  8. LaurianT

    [SOLVED] [SOLVED] Can't connect to Wi-Fi but works on Hotspot

    Hello guys! I have a question. Does anyone know why a fresh install of W10 Home would not be able to connect to home wi-fi but it is able to connect to mobile hotspot. Laptop: Acer Aspire S3 Troubleshooting done so far: Re-installed wi-fi driver Disabled ipv6 and re-enabled it Error: "Can't...
  9. Harankish

    Question Wi-Fi works fine except for PC

    Hello, I have an ASUS X550Z tha uses Windows 10 Pro and the Broadcom 802.11n Network adapter, driver version 7.35.340.0 (the newest one as far as I know). I have been using this PC for nearly a year and since the day I bought it it randomly disconnects, or doesn't have access to the internet...
  10. N

    Question Wi-Fi cutting out strongly for a few seconds.

    I get on average ~30 Mbps download ~20 upload on my desktop. Everything works fine between streaming videos and playing online games, however I get moments where the connection to the video / game will just stop for around 5 seconds. This is a big problem because I have to refresh a stream to...
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    Question I have a problem with the wi fi allocation in my appartament

    So guys over the years like every other teenager who wants to play computer games and most importantly downoload software fast I pleased my family to move the router in my room. The router was in the living room, next to my room. Not that I didint have fast internet it just wasn't enough for...
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    Question Network speed slowing to a crawl 10-20 minutes after startup/adapter reset - "default gateway not available"

    I'm completely at my wit's end for this one. Since December, my PC's download and upload speeds have been so much slower than my laptop and my phone. On startup, it gets the same speeds as the other devices, but slows to 1-2 mb/s (yes, it slows to that amount). Obviously, it's my PC and/or...
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    [SOLVED] Block device access to router

    Hello. Is it possible to block a device from connecting to the internet on my router even if it's connected with a cable? Or block internet traffic for that specific device even if it's connected to the router? I managed to block it's access on Wi-Fi but I can't find a way to do it for DHCP...
  14. Quadacon

    [SOLVED] Slow Wireless AP on same network as Firewall Router

    Hi everyone, I recently purchased a TP-Link TL-R600VPN Firewall/VPN Router. I use a Technicolor Modem which was provided to me by my ISP, the Wi-Fi radios are off, and I have no devices connected (apart from the Firewall Router). I also have an old TP-Link N600 Modem/Router which is currently...
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    Question S9 causing all devices to lag when connected to Wi-Fi

    Hello everybody, Recently I couldn't help but notice a major impact on my internet service, reaching spikes of 400ms to 1200ms. Obviously that's no good. After some troubleshooting I found out it was originating from my mother's phone. I found that, if I turn her wi-fi off, everything's OK and...
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    Question Instagram wont work on second Router

    Hello, Instagram wont work on second router, but it does on main router. Connected both router with LAN Cable, either tried to changing the DNS & Firewall but it won't work. Need an Help with this!! here's the Backup Setting of my Second Router https://gofile.io/?c=kUK3Ir Thanks.
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    [SOLVED] suitable wi-fi antenna for receive

    on a site where I work the wi-fi signal is good, BUT I work in a metal cabin that works almost as a faraday cage, and I cannot stay connected reliably, the signal inside seen by my laptop is very weak, it improves if I open the door, but thet lets the weather in and we have a lot of computer...
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    Question Is it possible that my Wi-Fi USB adapter is interfering with other wireless devices?

    So, I've been having this problem for a while and was wondering if there was any link between the two. Every time that I've plugged in another USB receiver for, let's say, my wireless headphones, the internet quality decreases by a LOT (it sometimes just straight up DC's). This is a problem...
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    [SOLVED] Baffled by odd internet speed issues that came out of nowhere, tried many different solutions but none have worked.

    Laptop: MSI GS65 Stealth-006 - Intel(r) Wireless-AC 9560 - Driver version: Modem: Spectrum DOCSIS 3.1 eMTA Router: Spectrum Wave 2 - RAC2V1S Sagemcom ISP: Spectrum @ 400 Mbps OS: Windows 10 Home - Version 1909 My Issue: Over the last couple of days, my download speeds on my...
  20. M

    [SOLVED] Only PCs can't connect to 5GHz Wi-Fi - Windows 10 AC600

    Current device: Asus X756UX-T4244T Wi-Fi adapter: FRITZ! AC430 and TP-LINK Archer T2U AC600 Router: Unitymedia Connect Box ( All drivers updated ) Hey, after seeing how big the speed difference between my 2.4GHz and 5GHz is I tried connecting every device with 5GHz. My iPad and S9 connect with...