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I am having problems with my WiFi connection. The

I am having problems with my WiFi connection. The laptop will not pick up my router. Other computer will.

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  • Alexander Lu May 18, 2011

    Can you give what specific model for the wifi router you have (netgear, linksys, dlink, or some other brand) ?

    And where the laptop is located(for example, laptop is in different room from the router.)

    If the router is in a different room, how many walls do you guess there is in between the laptop and the router.

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Please refer to the following article for some tips on diagnosing & fixing this issue:
http://www.fixya.com/support/r6556655-troubleshooting_laptop_wifi_connectivity

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