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Windows 7: Sudden Extreme dip in wireless dl/ul

22 Oct 2010   #1

windows 7 64 bit Home Premium
Sudden Extreme dip in wireless dl/ul

Hello folks i've been trying to google my way to victory with this problem but so far no good.

Sometime last week I noticed my wireless connection suddenly started going extremely slow while at home. I did the usual; newest drivers, reset modem/router, scanned for spyware and viruses and even reformatted this partition and nothing has solved the problem.

I'm running on a Asus U50A series Notebook and I'm connecting to an apple airport extreme router.

Connecting using an Ethernet cable I have normal internet but when i go back to wireless it returns to dial up like hell.

I live in a house with 2 other guys and they can cannot fine via wifi and have no complaints, this issue seems to only have befallen me.

When i access my parent's wifi, i have no problems and when i access my college's wifi I have no problems it's only when i'm at home.

Let me know if you kind folks need any more info.

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22 Oct 2010   #2

Win 7 Pro x64, VM Win XP, Win7 Pro Sandbox, Kubuntu 11

How far are you away from the wireless rooter, and are there any doors or walls between you and the rooter?
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22 Oct 2010   #3

windows 7 64 bit Home Premium

right now i'm physically right next to it with nothing in the way, and just testing it now, wireless is still crap.
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