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Windows 7: Wireless Don't Work

03 Aug 2011   #1

windows 7
 
 
Wireless Don't Work

I bought netgear WNR 2000 Wirelss N Router that is connected to verizon fios modem + router and wirelss is off in fios router. for some reason i only connect to <54 mbps on windows 7 and my macbook connect to 145 mbps all the time.

pic of wirelss connection status


how do i make it 145 mbps or 300 mbps? and I set wnr2000 to 300 mbps.

Thank You

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03 Aug 2011   #2

Windows 8 Core X64
 
 

What kind of wireless adapter do you have in your computer? Is it N capable? If not, 54Mbps is the best you're going to get.
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03 Aug 2011   #3

windows 7
 
 

I have DW1501 Wireless-N WLAN Half-Mini Card.
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03 Aug 2011   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Please fill out your system specs so we can help you.
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04 Aug 2011   #5

windows 7
 
 

system spacs

Dell XPS 8300
core i5 2300 2.8 Ghz
6 GB RAM
1 TB HDD
DW 1501 Wireless-N card
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04 Aug 2011   #6

Windows 8 Core X64
 
 

According to Dell, that card will only do a max of 72Mbs: Dell Documentation
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04 Aug 2011   #7

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Ztruker View Post
According to Dell, that card will only do a max of 72Mbs: Dell Documentation
To the OP: you've got a 802.11b/g wifi card, so you won't be getting "N" speeds, just "G" speeds.

Now, update your system specs instead of just putting it in your post, so the next time you post a question people can just click on "My System Specs" and see what hardware/software you have.

*Edit* - I must need glasses. It's b/g/n, but limited to 72Mbps, per the specs linked by Ztruker.
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04 Aug 2011   #8

Windows 8 Core X64
 
 

kegobeer, it's N ... see the link I provided.
DW1501 Wireless-N WLAN Half-Mini Card Specifications
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04 Aug 2011   #9

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Ztruker View Post
kegobeer, it's N ... see the link I provided.
DW1501 Wireless-N WLAN Half-Mini Card Specifications
Hey, I should pay a bit more attention to those pesky details.
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06 Aug 2011   #10

windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Ztruker View Post
According to Dell, that card will only do a max of 72Mbs: Dell Documentation
Thanks I tried putting router next to desktop got max of 65 mbs i though Wireless N have at least 145 mbs.
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