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Q: Wifi/ Router Connectivity

I have a pocket wi-fi being shared by 3 laptops.. I want to connect a Zyxel Wireless N-lite Home Router so that I can also plug-in other LAN connected devices, e.g. VOIP phone. Is there a way to connect it or are there other devices I need for this internetworking. By the way, currently the router is connected to WiMAX broadband modem which I want disconnected already due to low available bandwidth.

The laptops OS are XP, Vista and Windows 7 and MacOS.

Thanks very much guys and more power to you.

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A: Wifi/ Router Connectivity

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I have a NetGear WNDR330 wireless N dual requency router,using Comcast cable,works well is fast. Lately,on boot up to Dell XPS1530 it is taking about 2 minutes to connect used to take 15 seconds. Did update to Service Pack 2 last week.

Please help.
 

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I am using NetGear wifi rooter.Regularly my laptop is unable to detect my router even though router is brodcasting.At the same time my mobile is detecting same wifi router and I am able to use internet through router.One more thing is my laptop is detecting other wifi routers except my router when this issue happens.

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I have purchased a hp laptop model 15-n037TX and facing problem with wifi connectivity with Tp link router.

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Good afternoon,

I have a networking question.

Can I plug a 5 port Ethernet switch to my DSL modem, connect 2 PCs to the switch, run a cable from the switch to the far end of my house, connect a Wireless n router for WIFI access for my laptop/iPhone and connect another PC, one BluRay player and a couple DirectTV DVRs to the wireless router? Please see attached diagram.

Your help will be greatly appreciated.

Kind regards,

 

A:Solved: Ethernet Switch/WiFi Router Connectivity

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Hey everyone,
I'd really appreciate any help you guys can give on the issue...I'm at my wits end at this point...

So anyway, about a month ago my old 2wire modem pretty much kicked the bucket for good (after about 4 years of more or less dedicated service with the occasional hiccup here and there, I was kind of saddened yet relieved) and I was left without internet for a few days. I contacted my ISP with the issue, and after a bunch of failed restart attempts on their end (I told them the damn thing was dead already, but they were insistent on making sure I wasn't bs'ing them) they finally relented and decided to send me their new Pace 4111n router/modem.

A few days later, low and behold, I had a new Pace and guess what? IT HAD WIFI!!

The reason why this came as such an interesting surprise was because my old 2Wire that my ISP had originally provided us with was simply a modem with no router/wifi capabilities on it. In order to bypass the lack of Wifi, I had to purchase a Netgear N300 router and had it hooked up to the 2Wire for years with no connectivity issues.
Anyway, with the new Pace in hand, I put my old Netgear away and plugged the new baby in....and here is where things kinda went downhill....
Now...my old set up was kinda strange...I used to have the 2Wire modem hooked up to the Netgear router and in between had a Grandstream HT502 Voip phone adapter plugged in (we have the need in my household for long distance phone service, and in order to ... Read more

A:WiFi Connectivity Issues with Pace 4111n Modem/Router

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Uhhg, im about ready to spontaneously combust, and if i was drinker, i probably would have already, considering alcohol would only fuel that process further. But here is the deal (ill start with problem #2 first, since thats more important for me right now).

I have an older pc that im trying to connect to another pc for LAN connectivity, etc. The older one is a Pentium 4, with XP-SP3 on it. The one i use for all my gaming and 'hardcore' stuff, is a Core2 E8400, with XP SP2 on it (didnt want to put XP3 on it, till im done seeing how things run on the other pc, and what apps will/wont work). For about 5 days, i tried connecting my Linksys WUSBF54G Wireless Adapter to the P4, only to be pounded with Code 10's Device Cannot Start until i put it into a different USB port for the 192nd time, and it suddenly decided to work . Of course, now i cant connect to my own router, but thats been going on for ages and i cant seem to fix it. I thought maybe it would suddenly work when i tried it now, but still no luck. It broadcasts fine, shows in the WZC Network Search section on the P4 w/ good signal strength, and i can connect to another unsecured network in my household just fine. I tried my own router with WPA2 encryption, and then without it, but still, it just says CONNECTING and then the window disappears (no error, nothing). Afterwards, when i look at the wireless network monitor in the taskbar, it says 54mb, NO SIGNAL, Wireless Network Connection (ACCESS POINT), but... Read more

A:1) Client For Microsoft Networks / 2) Wifi Adapter And Router Connectivity Problem

Try a Repair install. Or even a fresh install. By the time you finish peeling the layers of this onion, if you ever get done, you will spend far more time and effort than just cutting your losses now.
 

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Hi,

I recently bought dlink D2750U WIFI ADSL modem/router, for my ADSL internet connection.

But I have now changed my ISP, who provide internet via cable(not telephone line). The ISP guy provides a cable modem(old modem) along with it.

I have connected my PC this way:
Cable modem -> Router -> PC through RJ45. I am able to access internet from my PC, but I am not able to get wifi working on the router. And I am logging onto internet through a dial up connection.
Questions:
1) Please help in configuring the router to get wifi working.
2) Also, my default gateway seems to be either 0.0.0.0 or blank. So, I am not able to login to the modem unless I remove the modem connection. Please let me know if I am doing anything wrong here.

Here are a few more details:
Output of ipconfig: http://pastebin.com/Zr9Eb7L7
 

A:Using dlink D2750U Wifi Modem/Router As a Wifi Router

Hey Narain. The D-Link unit you have appears to be a combo unit (modem and wireless router) since it connects straight to the RJ-11 phone line. This unit won't work with an ISP that provides service by way of coax cable. The D-Link will work if you want to use DSL, but you need a cable service compatible modem or combo modem/router if you use cable service.

ftp://support.dlink.co.in/broadband/DSL-2750U/manual/DSL-2750U_C1_Manual_IN_1.00.pdf
 

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Good Morning ,Forum/community Member Model Name - Hp Pavilion 15 Notebook (15-p001TX)Issues - Brodcomm 802.11n wireless Adpater not worning.Problems - I have been facing the same problem since 4 days and i have tried all possible ways to solve it out , but nothing work .Problems are as Follows :- 1) Wifi Stopped working within 15 mins of restart the computer and automatically the wifi icon goes limited , and then it automatically become the LAN(small PC icon) and after that notebook get hanged everytime.for re work i need to forcefully wtich it of from the power button.2) I followed all the tips and tricks for solving out the problem and even take Hp assistance help to sort out this wifi Problems. but nothing work.. no one helped me out of this problems.Following are the ways i have tried .1. that , power managent tick , i have un ticked (from PROPERTIES)2. by using CMD , i reset all 3. I have DONE Wlan auto cofig to disable (and put it on starting)4. update the drivers to the latest Version.5. Installs latest drivers of brodcomm from the HP website or even other websites.none of above help me out .3) All wired Network are working super fine , but when i swtich to wifi , it automatically goes limited and then diirectly hang the whole notebook . Please kindly suggests the valueable Suggestion and ways to get it sort out .it really frustrated now , i dont understand what are ways to get my wifi back on working condition.Thanks Kind Regard... Read more

A:wifi connectivity/wifi limitation Issues

Hello @adityarai82, Thank you for visiting the HP Support Forums! The forums are a great place where you can find solutions for your issues, with help from the community! I read your post about the WiFi issue, and wanted to assist you!  I understand that you tried many troubleshooting steps already, without success. Try reviewing the following steps, offered by community member @Great-Deku-Tree: First, we have a step by step guide to walk you through the troubleshooting process here: Troubleshooting Your Wireless Network and Internet Connection A second option, is to try these steps:Powercycle the network:1. Shut down your notebook.2. Unplug the power to your router.3. Unplug the power to your modem.4. Wait at least 45 seconds.5. Plug in the modem, and wait for it to come back online.6. Plug in the router, and wait for it to come back online.7. Turn on your notebook, and test your connection.Disable the Power Off option for the adapter:1. Open Device Manager. (Win Key+R > type devmgmt.msc > OK)2. Expand the Network adapters.3. Right click on the Ethernet/Wireless Adapter and click Properties.4. Click the Power Management tab.5. Remove the check mark beside Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power.6. Click OK.7. Test.Reset the TCP/IP settings on your PC:1. Go to your start screen/menu and type CMD.2. Right click on the command prompt icon and chose Run as administrator.3. In the window that opens type... Read more

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I can connect to my home wireless (on it now) and the last time I was at Chick-Fil-A near home I could connect. But, yesterday I was out of town and was trying to connect to an Open Network and got the "Connected" but Limited/No Connectivity message. So I went to a nearby Chick-Fil-A but couldn't connect there either.

I am so confused . . . . I will try the Winsock resets, etc. But if anyone sees or knows what's going on, please let me know. I have an event back down there tomorrow and REALLY need to get on the network there . . . .

Here's my stuff, but like I said I can connect to my home wireless OK:
Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
(C) Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp.
C:\Documents and Settings\Admin>ipconfig /all
Windows IP Configuration
Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : user
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
DNS Suffix Search List. . . . . . : Belkin
Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:
Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Broadcom 570x Gigabit Integrated Con
troller
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-0F-1F-C7-3B-4E
Ethernet adapter Wireless Network Connection:
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . : Belkin
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Dell Wireless 1450 Dual Band WLAN Mi
ni-PCI Card
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-11-F5-05-35-07
Dhcp Enabl... Read more

A:WiFi - Limited/no connectivity - but not on all wifi's?

Oh, what services HAVE to be running?
 

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I have a desktop that is able to have wifi it's a adapter dell 1450 UBS Wireless 802.11a/b/g it works so does the router which is a Cisco Linsky E 1000 it shows um that it works I'm getting packet but I just can't seem to connect I don't understand it says that I am connected but I cannot get on the internet what am I doing wrong please help my desktop is compaq hp with wireless capability help!
 

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My HP ZBook does not connect to my D-Link  Model DSL-2750U rooter even though my phone and other laptops can connect to internet.

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I am currently stationed in Germany, and live in a village that has horrible internet. I cannot stream netflix, hulu, and downloads take several hours.

Is there a way to combine the internet that my cell phone receives and the wifi router I have at home to increase speed?

I have the ability to create a wifi hotspot from my cell phone if this helps.

Just something I thought up in my head, and wanted to find out if it is possible. Thanks in advance.
 

A:Combining Wifi Hotspot and Router Wifi for faster internet

You can, try this http://www.octopusplus.com/download.jsp or http://www.connectify.me/
 

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I am looking to replace my tired Linksys WRT54G router that is about 10 years old. I love the router, and its even better with DD-WRT on it, but I'm starting to have troubles with the wifi dropping all the connects for a couple seconds when running all my wireless devices. I have 3 smart phones, 2 tablets, 1 Chromecast, a smart TV, and Roku + a laptop or 3 in my house right now, and it seems like its getting to be a bit much for it.
I have had to completely re-flash the firmware twice this year to get the wifi working again, so I'm thinking its time for replacement.
I have been thinking about just getting the new WRT54GL for $50, but I'm also thinking it might be a good idea to upgrade the wifi technology past wireless G .
I'm wondering if my Tablet (Nexu 9), and our smartphones (Razr HD Max) along with the Chromecast will take advantage of the new wireless standards and higher speeds or not? If they will can someone recomend a decent wireless router that takes DD-WRT nicely in the sub-$100 range? Thanks!
 

A:Looking for new Wifi Router - Will Tablet/Smartphone take advantage of new wifi Standards?

I been programming in Android/Linux since 2010 and there is code that supports VHT is Very High Throughput. Right now the standards are HT is High Throughput .

As for DD-WRT firmware is like your overclocking your router pushing it beyond the OEM limits. I use to use DD-WRT but had quit many years ago since the routers that used that firmware would fail too much.

So best to buy a better business type enterprise router wired then you can use WiFi router as AP or just get WiFi AP(access point). To me WiFi Router is also Wired Router, but to use just a wired router and use WiFi AP through a switch is better. If one or the other goes you can easy replace them. Where as if the WiFi Router fails you would need to replace it.

If you really want to use DD-WRT then Look at Buffalo WiFi Routers some come pre-installed with DD-WRT on them. Frankly you really don't need DD-WRT today because newer routers or WiFi routers are much better built and offer much more power NPU = network processor units and 128, 256, 512, 1GB of RAM some have Dual Cores.
 

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Hi Could you please tell me if this is possible:
My computer is connected to a wireless network. Can I hook up my D-link (DIR-412) to my computer and use the internet from the computer to output another wireless area?

Thanks sounds complicated.
 

A:Connected to WIFI and want to extend wifi with another wireless router

Where you live is your setup like this?

#1
Internet
Modem
WiFi Router

or

#2
Internet
Modem with built-in WiFi Router

If you want extend the WiFi you would get WiFi Access Point. Or you can take a WiFi Router and disable NAT, SPI, DCHP, then you create a static IP address. 192.168.x.50
 

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So I got a new router yesterday to replace the old one, and I've been working on it for a long time. But I can't seem to figure out why there isn't any internet connection. The new WiFi Router (D-Link DR-842) Shows it is connected to the internet (green light) but in the setup page, it says disconnected. Could the PPPoE details be causing this? As far as I know everything is correctly set up except for the internet part.
 

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Wifi doesn't connect when i move away from wifi router. I have a wifi router installed in my drawing room where i get good browsing speed on phones and laptops. But the problem starts when i take my laptop from drawing room to my bedroom which is not more than 5 mtrs from router. Wifi signal drops to zero on laptop whereas it remains decent on phones. Earlier my laptop used to connect in bedroom as well..This is happening lately. Is there any solution?

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my HP 15 116 laptop wifi cannot connect to wifi router modem AND it keeep on saying "cant connect to this network" whereas it  can work perfectly fine on smartphone wifi hotspot . please fix it ......... DONT MAKE ME REGRET ON BUYING HP LAPTOP ....

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I have been trying for some time to accomplish the title result. I'm not techie enough to do it.

What I want is to be able to use a Tablet to read in the rear of my home (which is out of range for incoming wifi signal.)

If I can set up the computer to do this, I will cable connect to a router in that area.
I have two computers and could use either.

1.a PC running XP (should update to windows 8.1, but have never bothered to do that, since XP works just fine. (I had this computer sharing to the router, when I had DSL internet connection, using Windows wizard to set it up) Couldn't get it to work when I switched to WIFI internet access) I could switch to win 7 or 8.1 if that would help.

2. a Lap Top running WIN 8.1,

Any help is appreciated.

A:Internet access via WIFI and share WIFI via second router

Due to the age of XP this is not the best option for what you want to do

Either windows 7 or 8.1 have access to Internet connection sharing (ICS) built in

To use ICS you need at least two connections to the local LAN, these can be any mix of wifi or Ethernet.

As you have a laptop you likely already have a system to use for this

There is a tutorial explaining the basics ... and more on this site

Check it out and post back if you have any issues

Internet Connection Sharing - Create WiFi HotSpot

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i have posted this but no one has even viewed it as the title wasn't very good.

Anyway, i have 2 wifi routers, one in the lounge that is on internet, one in my room that is not.

i want them both to be able to supply internet.

the one in my room will just be used to ethernet internet into my PS3.

alternative is that i use the wifi on my laptop then ethernet my laptop to PS3, is this possible?
 

A:Wifi router to wifi router? so i can use PS3 via ethernet

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Hello, I am a bit of a hard time with 2 routers on one network and unfortunately as things stand now they both have to be there. So I just got ADSL and the only modem option available to me was one with a 4-port wired router, I hooked that up into my existing network of about 9 computers (5 laptops and 4 desktops) which is connected by another 4-port WiFi router.

I started out with my only goal of hooking 3 of these computers to the internet after I got the DSL by some MAC filtering configured in the WiFi router. But, having the DSL modem/router has created another issue. I am using 2 separate IP gateways for both the routers which are in the same subset, I can connect to both of them from all my machines. The problem is I don't have any control over which computer connects to what router. I am trying to avoid setting each PC up with a static IP that needs internet access.

Here is my setup in more detail. My ADSL router is 192.168.1.254 and my WiFi router is 192.168.1.111 and both have the subnet 255.255.255.0. My ADSL connection has dynamic IP and the modem/router is connected into a LAN port on the WiFi router. I have tried disabling DHCP on the modem/router and changed my WiFi router IP to that of the modem (which was counter productive) to no avail. Someone mentioned MAC address cloning but I am not sure if it will work in this setup. Since I configured this I am seeing quite a few IP conflicts, which are probably my fault as I didn't check when I was setting... Read more

A:Wifi Router + ADSL Router = Issues with dynamic IP

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My Asus ATHEROS/AR5B125 will not re-connect to wifi if signal is lost.  The connect automatically box is checked, and when i try to re-connect manually it tells me that it cannot connect.  When I re-start it automatically connects, but if the signal for wifi is lost again, I have to restart every time.  How can I fix this so that i do't have to restart every time?

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I can connet to internet via ethernet, but not wifi.

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A couple of days ago I recently bought a brand new HP windows 10 laptop. When I connected it to my WiFi it would keep dropping out/not recognising and connections and showed a weak signal if I was more than a metre away from the router.I'm trying to figure out if this is an issue with the laptop or not as I've tried updating drivers etc and nothing worked. The WiFi has worked fine on other routers but other devices in my house connect easily to the router I'm having difficulty with.

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Hey all, I'm not a tech savvy person to begin with so I don't know how to fix this. So I connect my wifi to my laptop and it work works fine then I'll turn it off for the day and boom network is gone, it's not a router or
Modem issue, because every other device works, and I can't even open that network tab to show the available networks. If anyone knows please help me out! Thank you!
 

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   Hai,  Laptop model: HP ENVY 15t-k000 CTO Notebook PC (ENERGY STAR) My laptop faces problem in connecting to a wifi network from past two weeks. It keeps saying that  'realtek is unable to find any wireless network'. I have to remove the battery, place it back and then turn on to increases the chances of getting connected to a wifi. It started to happen more frequently. I can how ever access internet through a wired LAN cable wire. I tried updating the drivers, few other tricks mentioned for this probelm mentioned at HP site. But the problem remains. Secondly, my laptop has difficulty in recovering from sleep mode. I will have to retsart it, most of the time to turn it on.  My warranty is expired an year ago. I would appreciate any help in figuring out th problem or directing me to a source to get this problem fixed. [Note: I use my laptop very frequently for extended hours] Thanks in advance

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I cannot seem to connect to any hotel wifi services. I have no problem connecting to my home wifi or even my phone for data. Some networks will not even appear as available, but my phone shows them and connects no problem. Any suggestions?

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I just got a new laptop (Acer Aspire One 756) and keep having an issue with the internet connection not being able to connect after the computer sleeps or hibernates for a few hours. It usually says identifying network... no internet access. I copied and pasted the trouble shooting that I did below. It still works if I restart or the computer sleeps or hibernates for less than an hour or so. The other computer and devices that use this connection work fine when mine isn't working. I can fix this problem by restarting the router and it works fine again. It's just annoying to have to restart the router a few times a day. It also only does this with my network at home. I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling the network adapter with the most updated driver, power cycling the router and all the devices, changing the network adapter settings to do not turn this device off to save power, and resetting the Winsock like I've seen on other forum posts. None of these has worked so far. The router is a dlink WBR-1310 and it's pretty old. My wireless network adapter is a Qualcomm Atheros AR5B125.
Issues found

"WiFi" doesn't have a valid IP configuration
"WiFi" doesn't have a valid IP configuration
Not fixed
Investigate router or broadband modem issues
Failed

Reset the "WiFi" adapter
Completed

A:WiFi Connectivity

You have covered most angles - shutting the router down doesn't actually reset the router there is generally a small button you need to push in with a pen and hold it in for a specified time about between 5 and 10 seconds - then you have to reconnect it to the internet as everything is set to default settings - this is done by typing in an address eg 192.168.0.1 in a browser and this opens the router settings - you can download the manual from the dlink site which will have details on how to - generally you just use the auto settings.

I have found with my router if it isn't anything major you can just turn off the pc /laptop turn off the router - wait a minute -then turn it back on - wait for all the lights are up and running then turn on pc/laptop.

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Actually my wifi adapter can catch all other wifi signal except my wifi router.

A:my notebook wifi adapter don't get my wifi router

There are several resons.1. The wifi signal might be too weak at the point where the computer is.2. Other device radiation/signals might be blocking it.3. Your router signal might be hodden (check EWS of router).4. Signal broadcasting might have been turned off on router. Since other signals are found on the computer, there shouldnt be a issue with your couputer.

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I just want to know if its possible to connect your wifi broadband to wifi router? and if it is, How?
 

A:HOw to Connect wifi broadband to Wifi Router

I may be misunderstanding you but if you're getting WiFi out of your broadband appliance already, you don't need a router. If you do want to use a WiFi router, you're not going to be using the WiFi signal from the broadband appliance.
Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
 

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I have a Netgear WGR614v9 router and was wondering if its possible to use this as a wireless adapter for my computer?? I think it might support the DDWRT open source firmware??? I am wanting to do this STRICTLY as a learning purpose.
 

A:Solved: use my wifi router as wifi adapteR??

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my laptop was running fine i was using my wifi to share my lan internet through my wifi. but suddenly my all wireless feature like bluetooth and wifi is deactivated and on the keyboard f12 wireless button is amber which suggest that wirelesss adapters are deactive i cant activate it. i am literaly frustrated i am on my exam time and i cant use the wireless i have done all the trouble shoot but i cant turn on the wireless adapters of my laptop. if anybody can help me it will be a great help.
 
model number : Product name: HP Pavilion g6 Notebook PC
Product number: D5F89PA#ACJ
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A:wifi connectivity issue

Hi @nabo04,Welcome to the HP Support Forums! It is a great place to find the help you need, from other users, HP experts, and other support personnel. I understand you are having an issue with the WiFi connection. I will be glad to help you. The following pages are helpful when troubleshooting wireless connectivity issues.Troubleshooting wireless network and Internet (Windows 8)Also, you can look at the power management for your wireless adapter:Disable the Power Off option for the adapter:1. Open Device Manager. (Win Key+R > type devmgmt.msc > OK)2. Expand the Network adapters.3. Right click on the Ethernet/Wireless Adapter and click Properties.4. Click the Power Management tab.5. Remove the check mark beside Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power.6. Click OK.7. Test.Forget the network: (Windows 8)1. Press Windows Key + C2. Click Settings.3. Click Change PC settings.4. Click Network on the left.5. Click Manage known networks.6. Click the network name.7. Click Forget.Reset the TCP/IP settings on your PC:1. Go to your start screen/menu and type CMD.2. Right click on the command prompt icon and chose Run as administrator.3. In the window that opens type "netsh int ip reset resetlog.txt" without quotes, and press enter.4. Restart your PC and test.It may also help to reset the winsock catalogue:1. Go to your start screen/menu and type CMD.2. Right click on the command prompt icon and chose Run as administrator.3. In the window that opens typ... Read more

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Hello there,

I was running win7x64 just before win10 came live and had no problem with it. I decided to upgrade to win10 within the first week of its release and noticed a bunch of problems from the first use. After continuous gaming, but at random moments (it was happening whether I was playing a game for 20 mins or 3 hours):

1. The Wifi connection on my laptop would turn to limited connectivity. The laptop would refuse connection to all the other wireless connections available as well. I was not able to fix it in anyway, apart from a restart.
2. The sound would also start crackling horribly at the same time.
3. One of the CPUs would go berserk (as shown in the picture).

I thought that the win10 is still buggy and decided to replace it this morning with a clean win7 reinstall. To my very great surprise, the problems persisted. I just booted up Cities Skyline and was in my first 5 minutes of playtime, when the game suddenly crashed and all the connectivity dropped. Had to restart.

How can I fix this? Please help, it was frustrating already, but now it's gotten even worse.

Specs: http://speccy.piriform.com/results/Y...VoroSofiOT6CwX

A:WiFi connectivity drop and more

It just happened again when I simply plugged in my mouse? Is it because of the motherboard?

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I am having a serious problem with Wifi of my Laptop, it does not show the full signals even if am sitting right next to the Wifi Router. And b'cuz of that my laptop does not connects to the Routers . it does not connects to the new wifi's quickly like the DELL , Acer, Lenovo laptops.i am very angry at my laptop and just thinking to replace it with another brand.

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Once in a while, I will get limited wifi connectivity on my laptop and when I click the wifi symbol in the bottom right to try disconnect and reconnect to the network, I can't change it because the networks do not show and have to restart my laptop everytime which is annoying. Any fixes for this issue?

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my wifi driver is not work properly.its range is so poor and after sometime it automatically loose the connection.

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Hello I have a issue with my Hp elitebook 8470E. Suddenly it's wifi stopped working and it's not getting turn on whether how much I may try..I have tried all the possible ways to turn it on but issue remains the same 

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I have 2 USB wifi adapters. They both work fine in my computer connecting to building routers. I work on computers for charities and people that cannot afford outside repairs. On one of these the adapters were working fine. Suddenly they will connect withe router and not the internet. They were working fine and as I stated earlier they are used to connect to the same routers that I normally use.
 

A:USB WIFI adapters connectivity

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cannot connect to wifi signal,  wifi signal shows up , gives option to connect, but just spins and spins, when i try to connect.  recognizes wifi siganl when i am in the room with router gets 5 bars. I get a red x on the 802.11 wirelesslan card but it shiws 5 green bars and the wifi network shows up when i click on it. , when  i do a trouble shoot it indicates, noe of the networks you have previously connevted to are in range.

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 Hi, First of all I would like to say thanks to anyone who helps me with this problem, I am new to this forum and am not great at working computers, so I stuggle to find a solution to this problem. I bought a HP Envy 15-ah150sa 15.6'' less than 2 weeks ago and from day 2 of owning it I experienced connectivity issues. My wifi disconnects very frequently, whether there is strong or weak wifi. This involves the little yellow exclamation mark on the bottom right hand corner. Attached is a photo of what often comes up when I click 'troubleshot'. Sometimes it does connect but it often disconnects after 2 minutes, so it can connect (after going on troubleshoot constantly) but it drops fairly quickly. I also rebooted the computer and re-installed windows 10, but the problem persists. I have tried to show PC world the problem, but it does not seem to happen when I am in front of the technician. Thank you Louis     

A:Wifi connectivity issues

Hello @Louis9595, Welcome and thank you for posting on the HP Forums! I understand that you are experiencing WiFi issues with your HP Envy 15-ah150sa. I am happy to help you resolve this issue.  The best way to resolve this issue is to start with a hard reset, after that is complete; follow the steps in this document: HP PCs - Troubleshooting Wireless Network and Internet (Windows 10) I hope this information helps resolve the WiFi issue! If this post has helped you, show your appreciation by selecting the thumbs up!

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whenever i turn on my wifi it does not detects the networks and if sometimes it detects also it not connected and if connected then the signals keeps up anddown and no page are opened.

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I recently bought HP laptop with 4GB RAM, and Windows 8.1 OS. Sometimes when I start the system, my WiFi featured gets disabled and it shows the network is connected but with a star symbol in the wifi symbol in the task bar.
I don't what is reason behind this, I always used turn on or restart the system two to three times to get WiFi connectivity!
Many of my friends have said there is problem with WiFi and bluetooth connectivity in Windows 8.1 as it is getting disabled and it requires restart everytime we turn on WIFI.
Is there any solution for this?

A:WiFi Connectivity Problem with HP Lap

Hello, and welcome to the Forum!

Lets take a peek at your network environment:

First:

Power Cycle everything . . Turn off the Modem, router and all pc's . . turn on the Modem and wait a few minutes for the lights to stabilize . . then turn on the router, then one pc at a time. See if you connect to the internet.

Then:

Remove all the stored wireless network profiles and search for the network again.

How to Remove Stored Wireless Network Profiles for XP, Vista, and Windows 7

Then: check your browser's settings, remove any proxy settings if found, here's how
Then:

with the pc connected to the router, Click on Start . . Run . . type CMD

At the > prompt type or copy and paste the following command:

ipconfig/all > 0 & notepad 0

and press enter.

Come back here and Paste the results in a message.

If you are on a machine with no network connection, use a floppy, USB drive, or a CD-R disk to transfer a text file with the information to allow pasting it here.

then please Download and run this Xirrus WiFi Inspector, click the Networks link on the upper left and paste a screen shot of that screen here. Note that this application requires NET Framework to run. If you get an error about a missing function, download and install NET Framework.
To post a screen shot of the active window, hold the Alt key and press the PrtScn key. Open the Windows PAINT application and Paste the screen shot. You can then use PAINT to trim to s... Read more

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I have an old computer with windows XP. It does not have the facility for wifi. What can I use to connect it up to my bt broadband please. It does have USB ports.

Thank you
Sue

A:no built in wifi connectivity

Hi there .. You could get a Wifi adapter .. Or if you have an earthnet card Installed in your Computer you could use that

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I am continuously experiencing WIFI connectivity issues on my notebook. Whenever I launch HP network check it resets my realtek drivers viz PCIe FE Family Controller and RTL8723BE 802.11 bgn WIFI adapter. After which internet will work for few minutes and then again go off. Most of the times it wont even show the available networks too. This problem started after a recent update which included lots of things. Please help!!

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Hi there. I am having a hard time finding a way to fix my Internet connection to my acer laptop (Aspire E5-473-32WK).
It worked just fine for me for the last one year but now this problem started. I went to the device manager and saw that all the drivers under the network adapter has an exclamation sign on them and in their properties they have the "This device cannot start. code 10" error.
I tried to update drivers. I tried reinstalling then... nothing worked.
I need help... thanks
I am running on Windows 8.1 pro 64bit os
Intel core i3 5005U processor and 4 GB RAM
 

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look for interference with this checklist
 

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