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My new wireless router and one of my computers isn't getting along. Why?

One of my computers connects to the Internet just fine using the wireless router but the other computer only intermittently connects with more than 1 or 2 mbps. This computer connects normally when I connect using an ethernet cable. [more inside]
posted by Defenestrator on Dec 8, 2013 - 6 answers

Nexus 7 wifi connectivity problem

I got them ol' wifi blues: I took the plunge and bought a Nexus 7, primarily to use for reading textbooks. While it works great on my home wifi, at school, it is unable to connect (apparently Jelly Bean and enterprise wifi don't play nice). Can you help me identify what's causing the problem and fix it? [more inside]
posted by ocherdraco on Aug 22, 2012 - 8 answers

Boosting a wifi signal

My wireless router isn't strong enough to reach my bedroom. What is an inexpensive solution to boost my signal?
posted by rastapasta on Aug 7, 2011 - 21 answers

I'm a Mac, and I can't get on the internets.

Wireless internet conundrums. After internet signal problems being repaired by the internet provider and plugging into the modem directly showing that the connection itself is fine, the wireless goes out every few minutes for the Macs in the house, but works fine for the PC. [more inside]
posted by elpea on Dec 8, 2010 - 20 answers

How do I get my router online?

My wireless router longs to throw off its university shackles. Help, MeFites! [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Sep 30, 2010 - 16 answers

why won't you just work?!

I have this wireless adapter. I'm trying to connect to this wireless router. It worked yesterday, today it's giving me the error: "The Capabilities of the Wireless Network Adapter on this Computer Don't Match the Requirements of this Network". [more inside]
posted by codacorolla on Sep 15, 2010 - 3 answers

Getting off the cable-internet habit.

I'm thinking about canceling my Comcast internet and TV service. To fulfill my internet needs I would switch from my current last-gen handset to a smart phone with a data plan. What should I consider before I make this move? [more inside]
posted by codacorolla on Dec 16, 2009 - 16 answers

Off Grid Internet

What is the best way to get internet when I am living off-grid? [more inside]
posted by Jsn7821 on Sep 19, 2009 - 6 answers

My webcam hates the Internet

My webcam keeps kicking me off the Internet! How do I diagnose this? [more inside]
posted by mthomps00 on Jul 13, 2009 - 4 answers

Connect me please

An old computer that can't seem to get onto the Internet, is there ANY way to make this work?? [more inside]
posted by amethysts on Jan 1, 2009 - 6 answers

I'm Bill Curtis and I've lost the iternets!

Airport Extreme de-bugging help please! Downloaded firmware updates Monday and now Macbook won't find my airport. [more inside]
posted by spicynuts on Aug 28, 2008 - 4 answers

Getting Started With Wireless Internet?

I have a laptop. I have wireless internet in Philadelphia through the city-wide wifi program that will be ending very soon. Please help if you can. I know NOTHING. [more inside]
posted by Danila on May 17, 2008 - 17 answers

Need help with wifi basics

I need help with wifi basics - routers, security, encryption etc. [more inside]
posted by valleys on May 7, 2008 - 9 answers

Local cheap broadband, too good to be true?

BroadbandFilter: Any experience with locally owned "fixed wireless" ISPs? [more inside]
posted by piedmont on Feb 13, 2008 - 4 answers

WI$P Revenue

Where can I find information about WISP revenue? [more inside]
posted by Packy_1962 on Feb 5, 2007 - 1 answer

Wireless without a router?

Hooking up wi-fi with DSL. [more inside]
posted by dial-tone on Jan 16, 2007 - 8 answers

How can I get wireless Internet service wherever my cell phone gets a signal?

I've read about wireless Internet services that allow your PC to connect to the Internet wherever your cell phone carrier has a signal. How do these services work, and which one do you recommend? Does anyone have experience using SnapDialer?
posted by zembla3 on Nov 8, 2006 - 8 answers

How can I get and stay connected to the 'net while travelling in Europe?

How to best stay "connected" while travelling in Europe? [more inside]
posted by chudmonkey on Jul 18, 2006 - 6 answers

How do I get in our invisible wireless connection?

Wireless Internet help. [more inside]
posted by kensanway on Oct 11, 2005 - 10 answers

Why do I have internet?

I don't have wireless internet in my home, but here I sit in my kitchen reading mefi while my laptop is picking up a signal from... somewhere. [more inside]
posted by arcticwoman on Sep 8, 2005 - 27 answers

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