Wifi on Laptop [Closed]

cjclark 1 Posts Wednesday April 5, 2017Registration date April 5, 2017 Last seen - Apr 5, 2017 at 10:16 AM - Latest reply: ac3mark 9622 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus June 22, 2018 Last seen
- Apr 5, 2017 at 04:40 PM
I lose wifi on my laptop several times a day. Sometimes it reconnects on its own and other times I have to reboot my router. Because I don't lose it on my desktop or IPad, my service provider says it has to do with the configuration of my laptop. I have no idea how to fix this problem. Can someone help me with this? My laptop is a Samsung with Windows 10.
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ac3mark 9622 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus June 22, 2018 Last seen - Apr 5, 2017 at 04:40 PM
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Thank you
Is it possible you are moving the laptop too far from the signal? Too Close (yes you can do that too)? It might be a lamp (certain flourescent bulbs will kill a WIFI signal). It could be a garage door opener your neighbor is using in the alley behind your house (seen a garage opener restart a wireless gateway before!). Set the laptop next to your desktop and use it...does it ever drop? If not, then it sounds like the signalling isn't reaching your laptop 100% of the time!