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Windows 7: Inaccurate Wifi bars

05 Jan 2012   #11
GreenAsus

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Green ethernet?


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05 Jan 2012   #12
GreenAsus

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Doing Realtek thing now
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05 Jan 2012   #13
Qdos

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by GreenAsus View Post
Green ethernet?
Yes, you can Google it... but as I mentioned, it reduces the Tx/Rx power state of the networking components as their power/traffic requirements fall off... it's a "carbon emissions" technology...

If either your adapter or router/AP has it onboard and it's enabled it would be a pretty good reason for what you're posting here about...
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05 Jan 2012   #14
metalmania31

Windows 7 Pro 64bit build 7601 SP1
 
 

How are you telling the accuracy of the wifi signal? Those can fluctuate. Do you have other wireless devices to verify this observation? LIke smart phone or tablet or other PC?
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