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Internet connection keeps dropping

I'm running Vista home Premium. I have bought a Dlink G624T router and a DWL-G122 wireless adapter.

Can anyone suggest why it might lose the internet connection so often? Sometimes it will work fine for several hours, others - like tonight, it keeps dropping out. The only way I can reconnect is to reboot the PC.



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Re: Internet connection keeps dropping

I got so fed up with the constant crashes whenever I used the internet that I bought another adapter, certified for Vista - a Belkin F5D7070. Since then I have had no problems at all. I am convinced that the drivers for the Dlink are the problem.

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Posted on Feb 17, 2008

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Re: Internet connection keeps dropping

Two possible reasons

If you have hidden your network name (SSID) in the wireless configuration in the router and use WEP or WPA security there may be a bug that can result in extended disconnect periods. Recommended solution unhide the SSID and keep the WEP or WPA security.

Second there are numerous wireless devices in use. Keep your wireless phone base station away from your wireless router. Try changing the channel your router's radio uses to transmit -- Channels 1, 6 and 11 are preferred. Try one you are not using, if that does not work try the other. (If you can see the surrounding channels in you connection wizard you may want to start with one no one else is using)

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