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Windows 7: Network not connecting with 3 bars

08 Jun 2011   #1
ivanyhy

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
Network not connecting with 3 bars

I recently upgraded my HP g60 notebook from vista home premium x64 to windows 7 home premium x64, and am experiencing network troubles. Before the upgrade my computer would connect to the internet fine from my room. However after the upgrade, I can barely connect from my room, most of the time not at all. The only way I cant connect to the internet is if I'm really close to the router. Also my room is about 35 to 40 feet from the router. I don't understand how this works, and network and sharing center says I have a fair connection (3 out of 5 bars). Can anyone help? I have some pictures as well.




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08 Jun 2011   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ivanyhy View Post
I recently upgraded my HP g60 notebook from vista home premium x64 to windows 7 home premium x64, and am experiencing network troubles. Before the upgrade my computer would connect to the internet fine from my room. However after the upgrade, I can barely connect from my room, most of the time not at all. The only way I cant connect to the internet is if I'm really close to the router. Also my room is about 35 to 40 feet from the router. I don't understand how this works, and network and sharing center says I have a fair connection (3 out of 5 bars). Can anyone help? I have some pictures as well.

Please run ipconfig /all and upload the output.

Start>cmd>ipconfig /all
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08 Jun 2011   #3
ivanyhy

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ivanyhy View Post
I recently upgraded my HP g60 notebook from vista home premium x64 to windows 7 home premium x64, and am experiencing network troubles. Before the upgrade my computer would connect to the internet fine from my room. However after the upgrade, I can barely connect from my room, most of the time not at all. The only way I cant connect to the internet is if I'm really close to the router. Also my room is about 35 to 40 feet from the router. I don't understand how this works, and network and sharing center says I have a fair connection (3 out of 5 bars). Can anyone help? I have some pictures as well.

Please run ipconfig /all and upload the output.

Start>cmd>ipconfig /all
Done.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Jun 2011   #4
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ivanyhy View Post
I recently upgraded my HP g60 notebook from vista home premium x64 to windows 7 home premium x64, and am experiencing network troubles. Before the upgrade my computer would connect to the internet fine from my room. However after the upgrade, I can barely connect from my room, most of the time not at all. The only way I cant connect to the internet is if I'm really close to the router. Also my room is about 35 to 40 feet from the router. I don't understand how this works, and network and sharing center says I have a fair connection (3 out of 5 bars). Can anyone help? I have some pictures as well.

Please run ipconfig /all and upload the output.

Start>cmd>ipconfig /all


Done.


And the output that we need to see?
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08 Jun 2011   #5
ivanyhy

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ivanyhy View Post
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Please run ipconfig /all and upload the output.

Start>cmd>ipconfig /all


Done.


And the output that we need to see?
sorry it should be done now.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Jun 2011   #6
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

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Done.


And the output that we need to see?
sorry it should be done now.
Is the wifi encrypted?

do any other computers work on that network?
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08 Jun 2011   #7
ivanyhy

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

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And the output that we need to see?
sorry it should be done now.
Is the wifi encrypted?

do any other computers work on that network?
Yes wifi is encrypted, and other computers do work.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Jun 2011   #8
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post
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sorry it should be done now.
Is the wifi encrypted?

do any other computers work on that network?
Yes wifi is encrypted, and other computers do work.
Turn off encryption to check

Is there a wifi driver installed in device manager?

Please go to start>search>type device manager. (for Win 7 and Vista)

Are there any "unknown devices" with yellow triangles on them?
Is you driver there , listed, and working?

If your driver is missing, or there is a yellow triangle on it, you will need to update it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Jun 2011   #9
ivanyhy

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ivanyhy View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post

Is the wifi encrypted?

do any other computers work on that network?
Yes wifi is encrypted, and other computers do work.
Turn off encryption to check

Is there a wifi driver installed in device manager?

Please go to start>search>type device manager. (for Win 7 and Vista)

Are there any "unknown devices" with yellow triangles on them?
Is you driver there , listed, and working?

If your driver is missing, or there is a yellow triangle on it, you will need to update it.
Everything is where it should be.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Jun 2011   #10
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ivanyhy View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ivanyhy View Post

Yes wifi is encrypted, and other computers do work.
Turn off encryption to check

Is there a wifi driver installed in device manager?

Please go to start>search>type device manager. (for Win 7 and Vista)

Are there any "unknown devices" with yellow triangles on them?
Is you driver there , listed, and working?

If your driver is missing, or there is a yellow triangle on it, you will need to update it.
Everything is where it should be.
And encryption???? does it connect with it off? what malware app, what firewall?
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