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WIFI/Network card going bad maybe?

Q: WIFI/Network card going bad maybe?

I need some trouble shooting tips to help me figure out whats wrong First of all this is a Toshiba bad card going maybe? WIFI/Network P -S laptop Windows bit I have been having trouble with a weak wifi signal and poor connectivity Here is a test I did My back bedroom is about rooms away from my router in the back of the house In my room I have this laptop I ll call and another laptop also I ll call Both laptops used to get full bars excellent signal strength now has bars and fair strength and very poor speed and connectivity while still has a great signal and does great on speedtest net getting - Mbps download which is great If I run the speed test on it is variable from - Mbps download and sometimes looses connectivity and won t even WIFI/Network card going bad maybe? complete the test The problem has been getting worse over time If I take my lappy next to the router it is much improved but still doesn t get the speeds that it should I also tried plugging in a network cable directly into the router no wifi and it still is impaired Do I need a new wifi card in my lappy Would this effect it also when it s plugged in with a network cable P S I have already reinstalled the correct driver for the wifi and that did nothing for it nbsp

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A: WIFI/Network card going bad maybe?

would you run xirrus and see what sort of signals you are getting please - see below

just and idea try

- try safemode with networking (sometimes wireless does not work with safemode )

For other windows version, XP,Vista, W7 as the PC starts keep tapping F8 - a menu appears - choose
safemode with networking - see if that works with better connection and speed - just in case something is interfering

It useful to know which program is controlling the wireless management, if this is a manufacturer or windows software


Try reseating the wireless adapter

If the adapter is easily accessible, usually through a cover on the bottom of the laptop.
Remove and reinsert carefully and firmly several times to cure any possible looseness or corrosion.
At the same time check to make sure the antenna leads are securely attached.
Note: This is not taking the machine apart. We do not recommend removing the keyboard when that is necessary to find the wireless.


Run Xirrus Wi-Fi Inspector
Download and install
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to copy the program across to the faulty PC
Save the file to a USB flash drive or other removable media. Plug it into the working computer with internet access and copy the file and install the program.
You will now need to take a screen shot and copy that back to the working PC and attach the screen shot in a reply on the forum here.

If you do not have another PC - do you have a phone connected to the internet - can you photograph the result and post the image in a reply
( the site now appears to require a business email, and does not allow webbased emails like gmail,hotmail or yahoo etc )

Use the links below,77196-order,4/download.html

Then run and install the program - on a wireless enabled PC/Laptop
if you get an error - You will need to have NET Framework installed for the WiFi Inspector to function.
On windows 8 - (i do not have windows 8) but, it would appear that, When you first try to run, you may get a message that .net framework is needed, and included in that message is a link to download/install.

Run the program

A user guide is available here

post a screen shot of the program running.
if there are a lot of networks showing can you click on "networks" top lefthand area - so we can see all the network information.

post which SSID name is yours, its located in the list, under network "Adapter Name" (1st column)
For a reliable (or robust as the Xirrus user guide says) wireless connection you need a signal of about -70 dBm or better. "A desirable signal level for a robust Wi-Fi connection will be green".
note: the signal level is a negative number, so for example -88 is worst and -40 is better

To post a screen shot of the active window.

Windows XP
Hold the Alt key and press the PrtScn key. Open the Windows PAINT application (Start> All Programs> Accessories> Paint) and Paste the screen shot. You can then use PAINT to trim to suit, and save it as a JPG format file.

Vista or Windows 7
you can use the "snipping tool" which is found in Start> All programs> Accessories> Snipping Tool

Windows 8
you can use the snipping tool > Open Snipping Tool (From the Windows 8 Start Screen, type "snip" and press enter.
>Press the Esc. key.
>go back to your Windows 8 start screen - Swipe from left or press Window Button
>Press Ctrl+PrntScr button to use Snipping Tool
see here
To upload the screen shot to the forum, open the full reply window ("Go Advanced" button) and use the Manage Attachments button to upload it here.
Full details are available here
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First, you need a way to verify the networks are available. You can't just assume a wireless network is available. So you need another PC or other hardware to verify the wireless network is working. Assuming it is working, the wireless card would appear to be faulty. As you've used two OS's, you've very likely ruled out an OS and driver issue.
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I warmly welcome

I have a problem with configuring network cards

WIFI comes nicely with DHCP pool 192.168.0 .*

I have a virtual network adapter "Microsoft Loopback Adapter"
in it I have to have a static IP address
and set it manually (IPv4)

the problem is that the WiFi card is still changing my IP address of the virtual card

how to prevent it?

I wanted to wifi card automatically collects the IP address
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I quote (from ):

Microsoft Loopback Adapter is a dummy network card, no hardware is involved. It is used as a testing tool for a virtual network environment where network access is not available. Also, you must use the Loopback adapter if there are conflicts with a network adapter or with a network adapter driver. You can bind network clients, protocols, and other network configuration items to the Loopback adapter, and you can install the network adapter driver or network adapter later while retaining the network configuration information.

Given that, there is no way your wi-fi card can "change" the IP address of your fake network adapter. If you set a static IP for ANY adapter, it WILL stay that way, regardless if one adapter is set to release and renew based on DHCP and one is not.

I even tried it myself. I installed the loopback adapter, set an IP and all that for it, released ALL DHCP'd IPs and renewed them. the static IP for the loopback adapter didn't change.

Take a look at your settings again, make sure you didn't miss something.
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Under network adapters, I included all the "Hidden Devices" in the screen capture! However the Family Controller is the only one listed otherwise.
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Welcome to Seven Forums,

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Welcome to Vista Forums!

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I should get dual or single band wifi for a laptop that I would like to purchaseClick to expand...

do you mean a router
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Hi, You have a couple of options as I see it please try these steps might help you to fix your issue. 1) Disconnect the Battery & Adapter then press & hold the power button on Notebook for 30 seconds then turn on the unit and check if the Wireless light turns on. 2) Go to Device manager then uninstall the wireless drivers and restart the unit and check if the light turns on. 3) Please update the Bios & Wireless driver from HP website. 4) If you are comfortable reseating the wireless card which will be on the back panel off your unit you could try this steps as well.  Let us know how it goes!  ****Click the White Kudos star to say thanks********Please mark Accept As Solution if it solves your problem****

I am an HP Employee.
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to Isolate the W.R from your lan, connect

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Quote: Originally Posted by fender62

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Hi fender62, welcome to the forums! Sorry for the delay

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A:Inconsistent networking problems, unrelated to network or network card

Sorry, I didn't complete the checklist!

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A:WiFi Network

I suspect that almost any standard name brand router will work. There's nothing unique about their service, I suspect the tech just liked D-Link.
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"because the company failed to take appropriate action?"Appropriate for whom?They have a business model. It includes locking out devices that might be compatible but that they didn't sell you.Don't expect that to change.
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3. I can't stream from Windows Media Player to my xbox unless I'm on ethernet.

So why would those only work while I'm on ethernet and not on wifi? They are all on the same network... Is it a configuration problem? Is it a my wifi card sucks problem?

My wifi card is Realtek RTL8187SE

A:Is this a problem with my wifi card?

Quote: Originally Posted by cclloyd9785

So I noticed a few things that are different when I'm on wifi or ethernet.

1. With apple stuff, AirParrot (airplay client) doesn't work unless I'm on ethernet. Same with iTunes.

2. I don't get IPv6 unless I'm on ethernet.

3. I can't stream from Windows Media Player to my xbox unless I'm on ethernet.

So why would those only work while I'm on ethernet and not on wifi? They are all on the same network... Is it a configuration problem? Is it a my wifi card sucks problem?

My wifi card is Realtek RTL8187SE

This sounds more like a router compatibility problem to me or you could be wirelessly connected to the guest account which would be outside the regular network.

I'd have to see a screen shot of the ipconfig/all with both connections in order to see what's going on there.
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A:Replacing wifi card

It has the BIOS whitelist on wireless cards. That means if you put any but the handful of HP branded cards approved for this model into the laptop, it will refuse to boot up with an error message. None of the available cards is a dual band.  That is the official line. Here is a somewhat old thread that suggests an Intel N-6235 will work. Provided for discussion only I cannot guarantee any of this:
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A:My Wifi Card Disables Itself

Check your power options to see if the adapter is set to be disabled to save power.

Go to My Computer right click on it then selet properties go to the Hardware Tab then the device manager tab located your Wifi Adapter under under Network (Click on the + symbol)adapters. Right click on your wifi adapter select properties then "Advanced" locate power options then set it to full power or not to disable to save power then click on ok.
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How many MB of what?

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A:my wifi card is not working

So, you can view wireless networks when the card is inserted into a PCI slot, but it does not show up in the device manager?
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A:Help with wifi card signal?

Is the PCI wireless' antenna up fairly high with as clear a path to the router as the laptop has?
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Hi ,

I have a HP Notebook : Wndows 8.1 ( 64-bit )

Product Number : K7W82UA
Model No : 15-g020dx
Serial No : (removed content)

My question is :

Can I upgrade the wifi card from a standard Wifi 802.11 b/g/n card , to a 802.11ac/b/g/n wifi card ?
If yes , can you please tell me which 802.11ac/b/g/n wifi card would be an HP Compatible Upgrade ?

Thank you .

A:Upgrade Wifi card

I have some good news and bad news and some more bad news for you. Here is the Service manual: Manual See p. 51. This is a very technical and difficult process involving a lot of disassembly. That is bad news 1. Bad news 2 is that HP may have put only one wireless antenna in your laptop. If that is the case, upgrade is nearly impossible as any card you put in there will be ineffective with one antenna and an 802.11ac card will not work at all.  The good news is that there is no whitelist. You can install any module of the correct form factor which is half-height mini pci-e like this:   Above is likely the card you have...the dreaded Realtek RTL8188EE which keeps us in business here at the Forum from the volume of issues.  What you need to do is follow the manual and open it up and check to see if there are 2 antennae or just one. If one, close it up and start thinking about a usb adapter. If 2, then I recommend this: That will be the best wi-fi card compatible with your AMD processor system and your form factor requirements.  Post back if you need any more help. If this is "the Answer" please click "Accept as Solution" to help others find it.
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A:wifi card upgrade

Hi The answer is yes you can. According to the manuals of your unit, link below Page 15 lists both the parts so both of them are compatable
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I have one of the Encore ENLWI-G Wireless PCI 802.11g Adapters in a machine here, it's worked just fine. The card may simply be defective. Did you try a different PCI slot?
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A:Odd WiFi card issue

Its auto compensating for a weak wireless signal?
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A:Changing the WiFi card in my Z50-75

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A:Wifi card not working

Try this first: Use the HP Guided SolutionLet us guide you through the solution.     Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee
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A:Can I replace my wifi card?

Hi,Sorry for the Wifi Issue, Yes the Wifi Card in this model is replacable,. Wifi Mini Card,. You could get the same from nearby Computer stores, I would go for USB receiver as its simple to use. Cheers.
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A:Wifi card disconnected

Have you shut down the laptop and then restarted it?May not help, but while it's off, remove the power cord and find the tiny battery reset hole in the bottom. Use a paperclip or something to Gently press into the hole intil you feel a click.Plug it in aand start.
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The driver you tried from HP (sp22973.exe) is not for the 150wl so you can't expect it to work.

Go here:
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A:Solved: WIFI card?

Go into the command prompt, and at the C: prompt, type: ipconfig /all
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Or, do you see numbers such as ?