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Windows 7: wireless NIC and tweaking them

11 Apr 2009   #1
32dave

windows 7 build 7600 385x86
 
 
wireless NIC and tweaking them

Is there a way to increase the power to a wireless nic plus i have a WE800g ethernet bridge does anybody know if there is a way to get in to it to change mtu its basiclly a laptop wireless card on a board with a ethernet plug as you can see i have added external ants




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11 Apr 2009   #2
Night Hawk

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, W10 Preview - Second remote tower Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

The one option you may want to consider is using a separate larger antenna that looks a lot like the old stand up straight cb radio whip type you place on the floor. I've seen a few of those lately while looking around for a suitable replacement for the cable modem the ISP provided here.

Another idea to consider for boosting the range which will in effect increase the signal strength would be "How to Add Extra Antennas to a Wireless Router"! How to Add Extra Antennas to a Wireless Router | eHow.com

The article there goes into adding one or more to the existing setup. One other option would be adding access points as another way to boost the signal. For large factory buildings that's a common practice to cover vast floor spaces when not being hard wired.
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12 Apr 2009   #3
32dave

windows 7 build 7600 385x86
 
 

ok thank you my gateway laptop died so i took the antennas out cable and all and mounted them to the out side of the bridge i have been laid off so no money for new toys and i am connected to a neighbour (with permission)
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12 Apr 2009   #4
johngalt

 

Word of advice - use a different term than phishing - Phishing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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12 Apr 2009   #5
32dave

windows 7 build 7600 385x86
 
 

thank you johngalt now that i have the right definition of the word
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