|18 Apr 2011||#1|
| || |
Windows 7 Wifi Constantly freezing/lagging
I have a Toshiba C655-S5049, running Win 7 Home Premium 64bit, with an Atheros AR9285 wireless card (though the problem remains when I disable that and plug in an old Belkin Wireless G USB adapter).
Connecting to my network takes about 2 minutes; it will say connected but no internet works. In addition, once it does connect, it only works properly for several (maybe 15-20 tops?) minutes, and then everything stops. Websites will not load, online games slow down to a crawl/drop, and the computer in general gets very laggy. If I try to open Task manager or network and sharing center or anything, I must wait for it to come up. After about a minute or two of lag, it suddenly starts working again for another short while. WLAN optimizer doesn't seem to help at all. The drivers for my card are up to date.
Ubuntu on this same laptop works perfectly with even the default options/drivers it found. My room mate owns a Mac and that and my other Mac-owning friends' internet works flawlessly as well. I have this problem at home as well.
I am getting really fed up with this, and in the process of switching over to Ubuntu for good. I am hoping I can get some help with this and save myself some learning to use WINE. Has anyone found something to help this issue?
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: Windows 7 Wifi Constantly freezing/lagging|
|windows freezing and lagging after play skyrim and dota 2 games||Gaming|
|WMP Constantly Freezing - Need to access Windows Sideshow||Music, Pictures & Video|
|Windows 7 64 Bit constantly freezing||BSOD Help and Support|
|Windows 7 Pro 64 Bit Freezing Constantly, Possibly Due to Win Update||BSOD Help and Support|
|Windows 7 Freezing constantly...||BSOD Help and Support|
|Windows Live Messenger constantly freezing||Software|
|Windows 7 Freezing Constantly||BSOD Help and Support|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:40 AM.