Question about Compaq iPAQ Connection Point CP-2W (241274-001) 802.11b Wireless Access Point

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Weak/No signal My CP works fine as a router, but the wireless signal is intermitten. It's weak when it is recognized by my laptop, but usually drops off after a few minutes. During the time when the signal is weak, I still can't connect to it. I saw in a "Best Solution" that you would post the answer if the problem had not been resolved.

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  • Charles Carlton Sep 12, 2007

    I searched every possible option on the administration web pages, then downloaded the manual and search it as well. There is no visible (or documented) way to change the "transmit power" for the access point. I also looked for anything the seemed like it could be related, with no luck.
    Any additional suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

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Opening your browser. Looking in your manual there is an instruction telling you how to connect directly with your modem. Type that address in, enter the user name and password it tells you. Then look through several of the option tabs it will display. There will be one that controls the "transmit power" level. Once you find it, change it to 100% if it something less than that. That should fix your problem.

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