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Windows 7: bad wifi signal

25 Dec 2014   #1
geordiejohn1950

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 
bad wifi signal

hello on my acer aspire 5536 laptop i was using linux os but i was getting a very low signal so i have come back ti windows 7 ultimate 64 bit.
i am still having a few problems connecting,i have sky broadband and a sky hub.

Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : John-PC
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
DNS Suffix Search List. . . . . . : Home

Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . : Home
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Atheros AR5B91 Wireless Network Adapter
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-24-2C-A2-8C-B0
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : fe80::bc74:25ef:6e92:45df%12(Preferred)
IPv4 Address. . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.6(Preferred)
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
Lease Obtained. . . . . . . . . . : 25 December 2014 20:22:15
Lease Expires . . . . . . . . . . : 26 December 2014 20:22:15
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.1
DHCP Server . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.1
DHCPv6 IAID . . . . . . . . . . . : 218113068
DHCPv6 Client DUID. . . . . . . . : 00-01-00-01-1C-2C-91-F6-00-1F-16-AB-91-6E

DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.1
NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Enabled

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Broadcom NetLink (TM) Gigabit Ethernet
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-1F-16-AB-91-6E
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes

Tunnel adapter Teredo Tunneling Pseudo-Interface:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Teredo Tunneling Pseudo-Interface
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-00-00-00-00-00-00-E0
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
IPv6 Address. . . . . . . . . . . : 2001:0:5ef5:79fb:850:1cb0:a53a:cc48(Prefe
rred)
Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : fe80::850:1cb0:a53a:cc48%13(Preferred)
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : ::
NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Disabled

Tunnel adapter isatap.Home:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . : Home
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Microsoft ISATAP Adapter #2
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-00-00-00-00-00-00-E0
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes


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27 Dec 2014   #2
geordiejohn1950

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

i tried every thing but no luck,i installed Linux Ultimate Edition 2.6.1 and i am now getting 94%
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27 Dec 2014   #3
Safuya

Windows 8.1 Professional x64
 
 

Sounds like a potential driver issue. The new Linux distribution you used could have had more built in (assuming that 94% is something more along the lines of what you were looking for).
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21 Feb 2015   #4
geordiejohn1950

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

thank you i have come back to Windows 7 as the signal dropped down again,i do not think many linux distros will give me a good wifi signal,i am using an D-Link usb wireless to get a better signal,maybe my network card is no good?
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