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Wifi adapter

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    Question wifi card vs onboard wifi

    so I bought an aorus motherboard without onboard wifi (forgot witch one) and the wireless- AC2100 PCE-AC58BT wifi adapter, the moatherboard broke within a week so I then got an aorus z-390 pro wifi gaming motherboard as a replacement and suddenly the compute kept crashing anytime i tried to...
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    [SOLVED] WiFi Card Replacement

    Hi. I have an Asus X542UQ-DM333T laptop and I have issues with connecting wifi networks. I have tried reinstalling the wifi driver but it didn't work. This device has a Qualcomm atheros AR956x network adapter. Is there a way to solve this without replacing the WiFi card.? If not, I have checked...
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    [SOLVED] Why can't I find and even if I do connect to wifi

    When I try to find wifi connections it doesn't show any at all. When I reset my PC it shows my home wifi but I'm unable to connect to it. I have the Asrock x470 gaming-itx/ac which has built in wifi. I've tried updating the motherboard but I still have the problem. I've tried to update the...
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    Question Toshiba satellite L50-b-27k wifi connection problem

    After 20 minutes using, wifi connection disabled and it can't connect to modem. After restarting laptop , it is connecting but same problem occurs again. I formatted laptop , previous os was windows 8 and now installed windows 10 , 2019 May edition. I also bought usb wifi dongle but same problem...
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    Question NETGEAR AC1200 WiFi USB Adapter USB 3.0 won’t connect to internet

    My NETGEAR Ac1200 usb WiFi adapter won’t connect to the internet at all. I dusted off my computer and got the WiFi signal but with an X so I connected to WiFi for about 10 minutes then my computer lost connection so I restarted it and I got the computer icon with an X instead of the WiFi icon...
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    Question WiFi network adapter installation issue

    Hello, Today I got a new network adapter because my old one broke I also had to reset my pc due to some other issues. Now I got the new adapter and plugged it in and then I realized that it needed driver so I put the driver cd in my cd writer, then step 2 says- “Unzip the downloaded folder and...
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    Question Can (or will) a wifi client show up on both 2.4GHz and 5 GHz channels with the same MAC address?

    I'm looking in my router/access point's list of clients and I've changed a client device between 2.4 GHz and 5.0 GHz bands and refreshed and saw the same client MAC address. I wasn't expecting that. Part of me assumed that there were different radios in play (one for each band) - there are in...
  8. Question Pci-e wifi adapter stuck at 54mbit while usb wifi adapter gets 130mbit with lower signal rate

    Hello everybody, I'm having this issue with my pcie wifi adapter. I was using the usb one but then i switched to the pcie one. Here are the adapters; Pci-e...
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    Question High ping while trying to play games

    Hello, I've recently been having some trouble with high ping while trying to play games. Whenever I join a game server (ex. quick play in overwatch or siege) I usually get kicked due to connection issues, and if I am in a game, I have unplayable ping/lag (over 100ms). I don't think the issue is...
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    Question This device cannot start. (Code 10) Wireless Network Adapter & HD Audio Controller

    Hello, since Monday my WiFi Adapter is not working anymore. Make and model: MSI GS65 8RF-078 Stealth Thin Operating system: Edition: Windows 10 Pro Version: 1903 OS Build: 18362.207 WiFi-Adapter: Killer(R) Wireless-AC 1550i Wireless Network Adapter (9560NGW) 160MHz Description of what's...
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    Question Something strange happens in my W10 laptop.

    Something strange happens in my W10 laptop. My WI-FI signal disconnects and connects often but when I'm in airplane mode with wifi enabled it works. What could cause this? the firmware of my wifi card? a W10 driver issue?
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    Question Case front usb port defective?

    I have a problem regarding my front USB port casing. My old WIFI adapter suddenly don't work when I plug it in and I though maybe my old WIFI adapter broke so I grab another WIFI adapter then plug it in. The brand new WIFI adapter was so hot to touch and still don't work my conclusion is the USB...
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    Question WiFi Connections

    Hello all, First of all I was confused and classed the inbuilt WiFi as a component so decided to list this question under this section, secondly thanks for reading :) Let’s just get into this... I have a plan with NowTV WiFi and I have the Fab Finre plan. It says speeds up to 36mbps. On my...
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    [SOLVED] Need a wifi adapter

    Hi. I was building my new pc when I noticed after buying the motherboard that it only allows LAN. Connecting to the router via cable is forbiden in my house, so I'm going to need a Wifi adapter to have Internet in the computer. I've looked over the forum, but there isn't much about the matter...
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    Question WiFi is on and off only for some programs

    Hey, Im using an asus pce-ac51 network adapter. In games like Overwatch, and programs like google, they say I lost connection, but discord says I have internet. I can do google searches or play games, but I can chat on google. This is on and off and random moments in time as well. I tried...
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    [SOLVED] My WIFI not switching on!!

    I have an old HCL Me laptop with i5 3rd gen. I don't use it very often. Recently I upgraded the ram to 8gb from 4gb. During this time I somehow got a virus the TrojanDownloader:JS/Fakepack. So for safety reasons I removed the WIFI adapter (hardware). I have successfully removed the virus (it...
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    Question Ping Spikes every 10 seconds or so

    Hello, I am getting very large ping spikes (2000+ms) every 10 seconds or so as a pattern. I have no idea what has started causing this. I noticed it only happening the past few weeks and I cannot use anything that requires a steady internet connection as it will lag and by the time it...
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    Question Best cheap Wifi Card that supports 5ghz?

    The speeds i get upstairs is pissing me off. My wifi card only supports 2.4ghz and my Router supports 5ghz. I've been searching around and found a couple but not sure if they are reliable since i dont know much. For example there are some that support 450mbps and others that support 1200mbps...
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    Question New to PC and didn’t know I needed something to connect to wifi! Help!

    I just built my first PC and turned it on. Noticed I couldn’t connect to WiFi wireless-ly (only Ethernet), and now I need to find something to connect it to. Ethernet is not an option because my router is directly below (one story below) my setup and it’ll be a hassle having to run a wire...
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    Question Online Games Freezing/Slowing Down

    Hey, recently I have been having some issues with online games freezing or slowing down temporarily, then (also temporarily) speeding back up to normal speeds. I've downloaded the latest drivers for my wireless adapter, but am unsure what to do next. My wireless adapter is the...