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I have a belkin wireless router 802.11b and i have windows xp and a HP computer. My problem is that my downloads are slow,,half what it should be..with router 4477kbps and if i disconnect the router my download speed is 9070 kbps...how do i fix this problem with my router....thanks in advance...

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802.11b is slow,it was one of the first to come out.try upgrading to 802.11g or n

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