wifi

Forum discussion tagged with wifi.
  1. Qhailashnikov

    Question Wifi Crashes(?) when playing Games

    I have Realtek 8822BE Wifi Card in my laptop. In early times I bought the laptop it's all fine until these days.. my wifi just disconnected and won't let me reconnect to any network but this only happens when I play Steam games. I tried to update driver both official and third party, uninstalled...
  2. vickey97

    Question Use router as extender at home

    So, I have three story house and want to cover every corner of my house with wifi. I currently have fiber optic connection connected to ONT. ONT then has two ethernet cables going on two respective floors. I researched and came to conclusion that Tenda AC10 router fits my budget and has...
  3. FluffyFlounder

    Question Much slower wifi speeds than expected

    Hi, I have a TP-Link Archer T4E in my pc, which says is capable somewhere around a gigabit connection, and my network plan is currently 50mbps, however I'm only getting around 30mbps down and 3 mbps up. There are a couple walls / interferences between my pc and the router, however doing a speed...
  4. M

    [SOLVED] PC makes a constant weird noise after a few minutes connected to internet via USB

    As mentioned in the title, my PCs just few months old, everything was working fine until today.. I normally powered it on, went to the bathroom, and then i heard this loud constant buzzing sound.. Display was turning off and on like it was losing signal. I panicked and powered PC off with PSU...
  5. J

    Question differet speed on differrent devices

    I have two fiber optics feeds, say, OA & OB, both at 35 mbps. I have two cell phones. When I use both cell phones to check OA speed, both phones give a reading around 35 mbps When I use both cell phones to check OB, one gives 35 mbps, the other 17 mbps. How do I tell which one to trust? All...
  6. SkyMembrane

    [SOLVED] Strange behavior when connecting to 5ghz through 802.11ac

    Hi all, I kind of ran out of ideas of what to test at this point, and I'm making this thread to see if there's anything I missed before I run out and buy another network adapter. My desktop has had the same wifi adapter for a few years, a Gigabyte GC-WB867D-I, which has the Intel DBW-AC8260...
  7. N

    Question Need an ideal high end router... Please suggest...

    Hello everyone, My current router is nearing end of life and i need a high end router that works for my extensive use. So here is what i need exactly: I have 50-75 devices and will need to add more so i need a router than can handle that load and perform optimally. I Can only use 2.4GHz as of...
  8. S

    Question Powerline Adapter Causing Loss Of Wifi From Router

    I've got a router with a short cable connected to a TP-Link AV 600 Powerline Adapter, which is plugged into the wall. When the Powerline Adapter is plugged in, the wifi speed from the router drops to zero. As soon as I turn the Powerline Adapter off, the wifi speed goes back to normal. I've...
  9. J

    [SOLVED] WiFi link speed doesn't match speed tests

    Hello, I have 400Mbps plan. Most of my devices reach that speed over WiFi. However, on my pc WiFi, with different speed test websites I get 30-40 Mbps. With ethernet I get 430. In my network settings, the link speed shows 144Mbps so I would like to know if I can increase my download speed to...
  10. kook

    Question What is the meaning of this yellow light inside my tower?

    What is the meaning of this yellow light inside my computer's tower? View: https://i.imgur.com/tzF3wEp.png It is blinking constantly and it's basically been there since I got the computer. It blinks slowly though. Is it maybe related to a WIFI PCIe card or something?
  11. grandaddy

    Question How to do you reinstall a Bluetooth driver

    i went on armory crate an updated my mobo bluetooth driver, and when i installed it the built in WIFI in my mobo stopped getting the 5G signal from my house so i could only use 2G and aurora creator stopped working so then i reinstalled the old bluetooth drivers from the asus website but that...
  12. Y

    Question My PCIe BT/WiFi card isn't working, even though I have drivers ?

    So about two months ago I installed Windows 20H2. My Bluetooth stopped working when I first installed it, I didn't have a problem with it to begin with since I wasn't using bluetooth but I decided to switch back to my previous version: 1909. My bluetooth still wasn't working so I concluded that...
  13. M

    Question Modem and Router seperate, or two-in-one?

    I'm having trouble finding out the proper answers between this question. Looking specifically at these two together: https://www.netgear.com/home/wifi/routers/rax70/ https://www.netgear.com/home/wifi/modems/cm2000/ Or just this alone: https://www.netgear.com/home/wifi/modem-routers/cax80/ Is...
  14. P

    Question Wifi much slower on unbridged modem?

    I currently use the Cisco DPC3848V modem issued by Shaw, as well as a Netgear Nighthawk (https://www.bestbuy.ca/en-ca/product/netgear-nighthawk-wireless-ac2100-dual-band-gigabit-wi-fi-5-router-r7200-100cns/13798903?cmp=knc-s-71700000075180391&gclsrc=ds&gclsrc=ds). I'm hardwired directly to my...
  15. RecklessRon

    [SOLVED] Please HELP - EMF radiation leakage from router

    I posted elsewhere about wrapping a router in foil to stop EMF emissions. That was before I saw the other person's router. It is an ATT UVerse, which I would never advise to be directly wrapped in foil. It needs to live in a Faraday cage, which they have. Here are two videos that show the...
  16. B

    Question Intermittent Issue with Wireless Adapter

    When I boot my computer I will see no wireless networks I have to go to Device Manager -> Network Adapters -> Realtek 8821AE Wireless LAN 802.11ac PCI-E NIC Disable Device Enable Device Then the wireless networks will show up Periodically the Wifi connection will drop. Sometimes I can...
  17. Y

    Question I lose Wifi when my phone is on my desk

    Hi there! I've come to post this thread because of a super annoying issue I've had over the past 2 weeks or so. Whenever I have my phone near my desk, which is in the back of my room, stuff starts refusing to load. When I try to use Youtube, it'll work fine, but then It will start buffering...
  18. M

    [SOLVED] Uk Virgin wifi terrible - looking for router recommendations

    Hi currently using a virgin hub 3 and the wifi range and speeds are terrible (apparently a known issue with that Modem/router). Have had multiple phones calls/complaints to virgin but at no success. So now looking for a router to provide a better wifi connection across the house and putting the...
  19. N

    [SOLVED] Unusable wifi and bluetooth on Asus Strix Z370-i Motherboard ?

    Hi guys, I have a custom built gaming pc and have always used ethernet at home, but I've recently moved into a new place and don't have the freedom to run a cable throughout the entire house and need to switch to wifi. Since day one of my new pc I noticed that the built in wifi on my Asus...
  20. T

    Question Windows 10 Wifi and Network Settings unresponsive

    My windows 10 works fine except for the wifi and network menu. Clicking the wifi icon on the try gives me an endless loading of the wifi menu and I'm not able to pick anything or enable my hotspot. Going to my settings and clicking on Network & Internet works fine except for the other tabs other...