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Windows 7: Force Reset Network Adapter?

01 Jun 2011   #11
Shadowjk

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1 ; Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard
 
 

And the Make/Model of your Router?


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01 Jun 2011   #12
jjkrogs

Win 7 HP x64
 
 

It's a Netgear WNDR3300 Rangemax dual band.
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01 Jun 2011   #13
pyroguysf

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Do you have any other wireless devices? Do they work fine, or do they also disconnect?
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01 Jun 2011   #14
Shadowjk

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1 ; Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard
 
 

Okay could you change your Wireless channel to 6 or 1

Also make sure that the firmware for your router is up to date

Lastly please Check Device manager for any Power settings or allow the Device to support Multimedia or gaming enviroments

Post back with your results

Josh
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01 Jun 2011   #15
jjkrogs

Win 7 HP x64
 
 

Pyro, I do have other wireless devices and they work fine.

My firmware is up to date.

Shadow, the device was "disabled" in the multimedia/gaming environment, so I just enabled it. Could that have been the problem? What exactly does that do? In addition, the first setting-- something about adhoc 801.2n whatever whatever is also disabled. Not sure if that's a problem.
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02 Jun 2011   #16
Shadowjk

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1 ; Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard
 
 

If you enable the Multimedia/gaming Enviroment then it will try to sustain the Network connection rather than Timing out

This should fix the problem - If not then please post back

Josh
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03 Jun 2011   #17
jjkrogs

Win 7 HP x64
 
 

Shadow, that may have done the trick. So far so good. You rock!
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03 Jun 2011   #18
Shadowjk

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1 ; Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard
 
 

No Problem - I will mark this thread as solved
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15 Jun 2011   #19
jjkrogs

Win 7 HP x64
 
 

Um, okay after a week, unfortunately my problem is still present. The above solution did NOT work. Any more ideas?
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