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Forum discussion tagged with wireless.
  1. consptheory77

    Question Best option to replace wireless card on aging adapter?

    I have an old laptop, a Samsung "Series 3" NP300E5C that I plan to send off to a relative. Now, the wireless function in the laptop didn't work, so I plugged in a TP-Link AC600 USB Wifi Adapter Archer T2U Nano which gets decent speeds but doesn't max out the bars. But I had another problem...
  2. S

    Question Looking for WiFi adapter or analyser with support of 167 and 173 5GHz channel support

    Hi, I have a set of APs with 5GHz support including channels 167 and 173. I'm using that for communication. To check the coverage of these channels i require Wifi Adapter or anylsiser, but i'm not able to find one. Request you all to kindly let me know antt adpter with 167 and 173 channels...
  3. M

    Question Did I make the right choice? ...the purchase of my new AC wireless standard router or not?

    Hello. Nice to meet you! I ask you – Did I make the right choice? Please read and please respond with a simple yes or no answer and if you could explain why you feel I did or did not and what you would have done. Last week, I purchased a new router from Amazon.com. It is the TP-Link A6 V3...
  4. filipanton

    Question WIFI disconnecting during loadingscreens in games?

    Hello I have been having an issue for quite some time with my WIFI/Network card for a while now, usually when I sit in the loading screen of a game my WIFI will "disconnect" which is most noticeable by observing how I get disconnected from discord servers (and it keeps trying to reconnect). The...
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    Question Got a new logitech wireless mouse (Logitech Pro Wireless Mouse), now i feel like pins and needles all over my right hand when i put it over the mouse.

    Hello guys, first of all sorry about my english, not my native language. Today i got a new logitech wireless mouse (Logitech Pro Wireless Mouse), after like 1 hour of use now i feel like pins and needles all over my right hand. Is this normal? anyone of you guys had experience something similar...
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    Question DCHP lease time issues with wireless network ?

    Hi all, My question is related to the topic of DHCP lease time. Or at least, so I believe. The office where I started working recently had ISP issues for the longest time and therefore a weak internet connection. Or so they believed. Recent inspections revealed that a network loop might've...
  7. S

    Question (HELP) Just switched to ethernet but have slower speeds...

    Hello, so today I moved the router into my room so I can use ethernet but I get slower speeds over a wired connection then I did using wireless. The other day I made a post about how overnight my wireless internet speed went from 200mbps to about 20mbps seemingly for no reason, after a few days...
  8. S

    Question Asus ZenWifi (AX6600) slow speeds :(

    Hey guys! Another one one of those "slow speeds" posts, but I ran into a bit of a snag I received a 2x ZenWifi unit (as a present) which I plugged into my modem. Everything went fine with the setup. However - I have a 1 GB/s connection and I am mostly getting 500-600 connection speeds...
  9. R

    Question Looking for a Gaming Mouse that has Bluetooth, 2.4Ghz Capability, and can preferably be charged ?

    Looking for a Gaming Mouse that has Bluetooth, 2.4Ghz Capability, and can preferably be charged (if not possible, then AAA/AA battery will do fine I guess.) I have a gaming computer with a 4 year old Steel Series Rival 300 wired mouse, kinda getting tired of the restrict-y feeling even though I...
  10. ZappOfiana

    Question WiFi dongle can connect to Hotspot but won't to router

    I just bought a new WiFi dongle, install the drivers from the CD-ROM with it, then tried to connect to my router but it refuse to connect. When I tried connecting my phone's Hotspot, the process was smooth (either secured or not). The thing that I observed is that when I click 'Enter' after...
  11. P

    Question Port-Forwarding Mikrotik router

    Hello There, Im having some issues with port forwarding on my Mikrotik router. So basically my network configuration is as followings Dish (Where the ineternet comes in/out) - The DHCP server is enabled here | Ethernet cable coming of the roof | POE Adapter (to power the Dish) | Lan Ethernet |...
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    Question I paid off a debt collector. Will I be able to sign up for service again.

    I owed Verizon 1504 back in 2011. Ive Been getting letters from a debt collector and I decided to finally pay it off since I had the money. The debt collector offered me a settlement and since it was less than my original balance I decided to take it. i paid $504. I got everything written on...
  13. M

    [SOLVED] Is there any way to get around my university disabling peer-to-peer connections?

    Is there any way to get around my university disabling peer-to-peer connections? My school has disabled peer-to-peer connections so my Homepod and smart tv do not work properly. My school makes you verify your device using its mac address and your school ID once it's connected to the wifi...
  14. B

    Question Bluetooth Speaker Audio Cutoff - I've Tried Everything

    I have an Insignia NS-2810BT speaker (with a Realtek Bluetooth dongle) that cuts off the audio usually about a couple of minutes after a fresh bootup of my Windows 10 computer. If I'm lucky, it may stay on for a couple of hours after applying a "fix", but it soon cuts off again and I'm back to...
  15. Question Ghost ethernet connection??

    Hello. Everytime I connect to a Wireless network, I always get a "ghost" ethernet connection appearing, even though I have no ethernet cable pluged in. It even happens if I disable my ethernet adapter and leave only the wireless one on. It only goes away when I disconnect from any Wireless...
  16. RacAtat007

    [SOLVED] Logitech G Hub not showing connected devices ?

    I have a Logitech G533 wireless headset and a G502 Hero wired mouse. Lately I'm having issues with the headset randomly cutting out for a few seconds at a time. Also, recently the headset will work fine but when I open the G Hub software it shows the headset is disconnected. I've never had any...
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    Question Archer T4E not working

    Hello everyone :) I just bought a used wifi card for my asus tuf b360m plus gaming motherboard. But for some reason it's not showing any signs of life. I have tried all of the pci slots (including the gpu slot) and installed the driver but it says it couldn't find the adapter, and there's no...
  18. P

    Question Motospeed ck62 vs New release Havit wireless 60%

    Im looking for a under 45$ budget 60% white wireless mechanical keyboard. Since my budget is low for what i want, Im between these 2, i already know the motospeed is really popular but i´ve seen a lot of youtubers reviews and they do not recommended it because of the function caps you have to...
  19. iApnea

    Question 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...
  20. klavins2003

    Question Unstable speeds, drops in speed

    Hello, I'm close to giving up with this damn network. After years of suffering from bad internet, I finally got a 4G antenna, since 4G is my only option. Worked flawlessly, got more than 100mbit/s download speed. After a week or so speeds started to drop, turned out the wire I was using to...
  21. LoizosAristides

    Question How much Mobile Data will I consume for a Laptop Video Call over a Smartphone Hotspot?

    Hello everyone! So this is the deal: I plan on staying at a house in the village for 2-3 days. The thing is, one of those days I've got an online class meeting (unsure if Skype or Zoom will be utilized) to present my work, and I can't miss it. The meeting won't take longer than 3 hours...it...
  22. nohemon

    Question How can I create a wireless link between two Soft Access Points?

    I have two Wavlink AP/Repeaters https://www.wavlink.com/en_us/product/WL-WN570HA1.html Each of them is connected through Ethernet to a PC (with the appropriate IP). So I technically have two wired networks. I need to create a wireless link between those two networks. In other words, I want to...
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    Question Wireless Mice alternative

    Hello guys. I bought some time ago a logitech g403 wired mouse, that got destroyed in 2 months by my puppy so I decided to buy a new wireless version. But I got a really big problem on the wireless version, for some reason, the sides started to deteriorate after what like 6months ? (Image1...
  24. AntozJr

    [SOLVED] What hardware should I install into my pc to use bluetooth?

    I put together my pc a while ago and at the time did not realize that my motherboard did not have on board Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. I've since installed a Wi-Fi card (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B071NZ6DL9/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o06_s00?ie=UTF8&th=1), once again not realizing it didn't...
  25. Friesen1520

    [SOLVED] Trying to launch a video game shuts down my access to internet

    This may sound like something that's been asked many times before, but I've tried everything I've seen that's been marked as a solution, and nothing helps. Except for one time, which I'll get to in a sec. For a month or so, every time I start a bigger video game, I've been getting error codes...
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    Question Wireless connection drops every 2-3 hours

    Whenever I'm playing games, every 2-3 hours my internet connection will randomly drop for about 5-10 seconds. My friends can't hear me in Discord, any game I'm playing I'll get disconnected from. I've been watching my ping using "ping -t 8.8.8.8" and it shows my ping spiking to 300-1000 during...
  27. X

    Question Certain devices lose wifi connection how to troubleshoot?

    I have Verizon Fios Verizon FIOS Quantum Gateway G1100 AC1750 router. I have multiple devices connected without issues Mac laptop, Alexa Amazon dot, Surface Pro 4, 2 Kindles. Thinkpad for work. I changed the wireless channels and the surface wifi connection drops out once in a while yet the...
  28. T

    Question Ping high in games after new PC.

    Hello I recently built a new PC and I have been facing high ping in certain games since new PC was up and running. Used to get 5 ping on my local server in CSGO and Dota2, now each server has ~+30 ping, and some servers are now unplayable as my ping is now ~100 from usual 60-65. On my old system...
  29. Kappa.mp4

    Question Download speed vastly different between PC and mobile

    Hi there, just wondering why my PC gets around 2mbps download speed, (speed test says 8) but my phone on the exact same connection says 27mbps download. Upload is the same for both. Many thanks
  30. J

    Question Antenna Question

    I chose a Maximus XII Hero motherboard from Asus, which has an included WiFi 6 antenna. However, I dislike this antenna, as it falls down easily and comes apart from even the slightest bump. My question is, is it possible to buy a different antenna, whether from an included wireless adapter...
  31. J

    [SOLVED] Mesh or Wireless Router/Extender for reaches of home!

    I am trying to determine the best way to extend the reach of my wifi! Got a 5000sq ft home with a wireless router located centrally - now putting some wifi connected cameras on the outside of the home. Unfortunately, while my wifi reaches well inside, it's can't quite reach some of my further...
  32. J

    [SOLVED] Paying for 45Mbps. Hard-wired connection fine, Wifi under 10Mbps

    As the subject above says, I am paying AT&T for 45Mbps a month internet service. My wifi connection is disturbingly slow. Speed tests from multiple sources show anywhere between 4Mbps and 10Mbps (wifi) and 35 to 45Mbps (connected via ethernet). I am aware there can be discrepancies between what...
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    [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...
  34. MaC111

    [SOLVED] Intel® Wireless-AC 9560 low performance

    Greetings, I purchased a month ago this wireless + bluetooth Intel Wireless-AC 9560 and totally works, but has a very low performance. Something like the router is at the other side of the wall and i get 1 or 2 of 3 stripes. Also sometimes I lost connection in a middle of a game for a few...
  35. Sparrowhawk120

    [SOLVED] Packet Loss Between PC and Router?

    I have an Eero mesh connected to my ActionTec router because my house is old and the ONT uses Coax. My PC's IP is redacted The Problem: When I run a ping command in command prompt and monitor the packets with Wireshark, I notice that periodically my computer will stop pinging the router, and...
  36. kiki1234

    [SOLVED] Need help with Linksys wrt54gr firmware update

    Hi fellas, I recently received this router as a second hand, sadly encountered some problems. My firmware is the first one(2006 one), because years passed Linksys doesnt provide anymore firmware updates. Can anyone of you send some download link so i can update the router and hope fix my...
  37. FlashGuard

    [SOLVED] Running a PC in another room wirelessly ?

    Hello, I am looking for a cheap affordable way to use a PC in another room wirelessly. I have a gaming rig in one room and my girlfriends as well. She may be looking into working from home as i do. However, we both need a quiet environment to work. She cannot work in the same room as me...
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    [SOLVED] Windows 10 - Where's My Wireless?

    I just built a PC and installed Windows 10 Home 64 bit . I do not see Bluetooth in the Device Manager. Did Windows Update not pull in that piece or is it 'buried' somewhere? Also, does the MoB I have listed below have a WiFi capability? Does some kind of card need to be purchased and...
  39. S

    Question Spikes at regular intervals when pinging router

    For a few months now, I've been dealing with these regular ping spikes on my wireless network that make it frustrating to play games, watch videos, etc. I've looked around quite a bit and tried a variety of solutions, but nothing has completely fixed it so I wonder if any of you have more ideas...
  40. R

    [SOLVED] Best inexpensive Wireless Routers for LONG Range Wireless - Repeater / Client mode.

    Hello. First of all, i really have my doubts that i'm going to find an answer that's gonna fit my needs, but still would wanna give it a shot, who knows, maybe one knowledgeable dude finds my post and might be able to help haha. As the title says, shortly put, i am looking for Wireless...