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I have router for netgear, but my daughter laptop want connect to the internet. It keeps dropping it when she goes upstairs. It says connected, but it want connect.

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Hi mtaylor9,

Routers are great but they do have issues with distance, or certain walls that can interupt the connections. My suggestion is to have your daughter when she is connected to walk away from the router step by step, and continue this until it drops. This will give you the distance it will work for you. Then either move the router closer to her destination, or you can get another router than can act as a passthrough. The last option is to run ethernet wire everywhere which really defeats the purpose of wireless.

Good Luck

Mark

Posted on Feb 23, 2009

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