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Windows 7: With Ethernet 40mb, wireless only 20mb.

29 Jan 2011   #1
smiths22

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
With Ethernet 40mb, wireless only 20mb.

Hello guys,

i have a serious issue with my internet connection, when im connected through an ethernet cable i get what im paying for 40mb, but then i use a wireless pc, ipod or ipad i can barely get 20mb...so im loosing half of my speed, i've been told that is normal is that true?


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29 Jan 2011   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by smorrissey View Post
Hello guys,

i have a serious issue with my internet connection, when im connected through an ethernet cable i get what im paying for 40mb, but then i use a wireless pc, ipod or ipad i can barely get 20mb...so im loosing half of my speed, i've been told that is normal is that true?

Yes. Dependent on your router and other hardware can loose much more than that.

Why dont you tell us your specs, and network setup


Ken J
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29 Jan 2011   #3
smiths22

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Thanks for your interest Ken

My router is an EchoLife HG866 B/G/N

My wireless card is a linksys WUSB54GC (G).

Im at two metters from the router.

Tried changing channels, that didn't work.

wired


wireless


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20 Feb 2011   #4
smiths22

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

well end of this story a brand new updated router solved the problem:
(wireless)


Thanks to all who help.
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13 Jul 2011   #5
gg889s

windows 7 32 bit
 
 
how did you update it?

i take it you have TotalPlay since it's the only company in mexico with that router.

how did you update the router?
thanks
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