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Loosing Connection between MN500 & MN520

When I first boot up my systems, I get a good connection with my wireless.  After a few minutes (5-15) I loose connection.  After that, I can't get a connection.  Even if I put the lap top within 5 ft of the base station.   I've removed all security settings on the base station and laptop.  I've changed channels and reinstall the software on both computers.  Nothing helps.  What now? all of a sudden all my configurations were lost after 3 yrs

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If you are using XP, and installed the proprietary WiFi software (not the built in XP software), did you turn off the Zero Configuration Wifi SERVICE? Running both will cause issues with your connections..

Start > Run > services.msc (ok)

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