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WIRELESS CONNECTION LUTHER Signal strenght is excellent but cannot connect laptoy wirelessly - using XP How do I make sure that the SSID is same on both router and computer?

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There are a few things that can cause you to lose wireless connection with your wireless router. 1. Weak signal strength, check the signal strength on your wireless card. If it is weak move the wireless router away from brick or concrete walls and if possible locate the wireless router higher up. 2. Have you secured your wireless router from people near your from unauthorized access? i.e. change the default password, setup encryption use WPA2 or WPA, change the default SSID, and turn off SSID broadcast, and for added protection, enable MAC address filtering which allows only the MAC address/es of your wireless card/s to connect to your wireless router. 3. You could be getting interference from electrical sources such as air conditioners, arc welders, washing machines etc. If so, the power supply to the wireless routers and computers etc should be connected to a surge protection power board, better still connect your computer equipment to an UPS (Uninterrupted Power Supply). 4. Check the channels of the wireless routers and access points in your area and change the broadcast channel on your wireless router to an unused channel or one that is currently used but has the weakest signal strength. This will minimize interference with your wireless router from other wireless routers and access points in your area.

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You need to connect it to a wireless network, from the home screen go along to settings, down to network settings, choose a mode, (Infrastructure should work fine) New connection, Scan, (here you should see your SSID and signal strenght) choose security type that your wireless network has. enter any security details such as WEP key. Choose Easy for address Setting, choose a connection name. (Home) Save it and then test the connection, if it fails it should show you where it fails along the line.

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The "excellent" is the signal-strength between your wireless adapter
and your wireless router.
You still need to select the SSID ("network name") that you configured into the router, and enter the password for your network, before you can connect to the Internet.
Compare it to having a brand-new mobile telephone. Until you dial a friend's number, and the friend answers, all you have is an "excellent" telephone.

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Cannot connect with laptop although signal strength says excellent. Intermittent problem. sometimes it works then drops connection. Won't even connect when laptop is next to router.


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Please power cycle the router by unplugging / plugging the power cord.

Try changing channels; default is 6; try 1 or 11.
Change your SSID: personalize it
SSID broadcast: Enable

Check the advanced wireless settings and make sure MAC filtering - DISABLED.

Reset the Linksys router by pressing RESET for 30 seconds should everything fails and re-configure. Firmware is another consideration BUT this is just a new release.

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Angel

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Wireless Network Connection constantly reading low/vlow/no signal


There are a few things that can cause you to lose wireless connection with your wireless router.
1. Weak signal strength, check the signal strength on your wireless card. If it is weak move the wireless router away from brick or concrete walls and if possible locate the wireless router higher up.
2. Have you secured your wireless router from people near your from unauthorized access? ie. change the default password, setup encryption use WPA2 or WPA, change the default SSID, and turn off SSID broadcast, and for added protection, enable MAC address filtering which allows only the MAC address/es of your wireless card/s to connect to your wireless router.
3. You could be getting interference from electrical sources such as air conditioners, arc welders, washing machines etc. If so, the power supply to the wireless routers and computers etc should be connected to a surge protection power board, better still connect your computer equipment to an UPS (Uninterrupted Power Supply).
4. Check the channels of the wireless routers and access points in your area and change the broadcast channel on your wireless router to an unused channel or one that is currently used but has the weakest signal strength. This will minimize interference with your wireless router from other wireless routers and access points in your area.

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What is the brand of your wireless router? Just make sure the SSID (signal's name) is configured on the wireless setting of your printer. They should have the same SSID configured. If the correct SSID is already configured on the printer's wireless settings, try to change the channel on your wireless router. Use channel 11. You can also try to do a power cycle. Turn off your wireless router and printer for about 1 minute. Power on router first, wait for the lights to stop blinking, then power on your printer.

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What operating system are you using, Win XP?
Go to the control panel - look at Network Connection, click on properties on your USB adapter, click on Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), then Properties, make sure Obtain an IP address automatically is selected.
Also make sure your USB adapter settings (SSID, WEP/WAP etc) matches your Access Point settings.

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GO to network settings...Check out Settings and Connection status list...make sure everything is enabled, wireless, and Automatic....reset your connection..and ur router....turn off the WEP ...security disable....

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Security: i set NONE....no one really cares to hack ur PS3 ppl turn this off

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what is your ip and subnet addresses? are they complete? sometimes I enter my own in the alternate tab. eg.

ip; 192.168.1.105
sub; 255.255.255.0
gate; 192.168.1.1

dns; 192.168.1.1
alt dns; 192.168.0.1

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There are several problems reported that may cause disconnection. First is the hiding of the SSID (wireless network name) and enabling WEP or WPA encryption. The recommended solution for that is to unhide the SSID in the router configuration.

Second is that there are more and more wireless devices and occasionally interference occurs on a single channel (even from non computer devices like wireless phones. As routers are often set to channel 6 you may be competing for radio communications with your neighbors. The recommendation is to switch the router to either channel 1 or 11. If your first choice does not work try the other.

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