wireless and main computer lag

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by 5211, May 6, 2005.

  1. 5211

    5211 OSNN Junior Addict

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    wireless not going at max speed

    hi guys i have an adslmodem/router (Dlink-dsl-g604t)

    my problem is that my wireless connection starts off at 54mbps but for somereason if i access my local computers or log on to msn it drops down to 1 or 11 mbps.. is there any reason for this? or anyway i can fix it?.. thanks
     
    Last edited: May 7, 2005
  2. Admiral Michael

    Admiral Michael Michaelsoft Systems CEO Folding Team

    How far away are you from the router when this happens?
     
  3. 5211

    5211 OSNN Junior Addict

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    anywhere
    it can be right under my desk or just in the next room
    it starts off ok but then it just drops
     
  4. Admiral Michael

    Admiral Michael Michaelsoft Systems CEO Folding Team

    what kind of wireless card?
     
  5. 5211

    5211 OSNN Junior Addict

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    no idea.. its my laptop intel centrino


    my main computer is still at 100mbps cause its cabled to the router

    but my laptop is wireless to router and the connection speed keeps dropping..
     
  6. Admiral Michael

    Admiral Michael Michaelsoft Systems CEO Folding Team

    Maybe check the device properties, or even the router. Sometimes you can tell it not so use the slower speeds.

    I think DLINK you can say G-mode only.