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Wireless Connection Difficulties

I'm having trouble staying connected to the internet using a wireless connection.I have a wireless router in my house and my computer will connect and disconnect on and off. So i'll be surfing the web and all of a sudden it will tell me the internet connection isn't there. The router works perfectly fine with the other laptops in the house. On the wireless network connection screen, it will say not connected, but it really is. This happens outside of my home as well (Friend's Houses). I can't even connect to iTunes even when I am able to search the web. I have reinstalled the wireless software several times but the problem remains. I'm confused.

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Sounds like your wireless card in your laptop needs either a replacement, or new drivers.

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