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Q: v weird wifi network issue....

Hi my connection to my wifi seems to drop and switches off after 20 mins -

I have checked the wifi drivers and they seem upto date -

Any other checks I can do?

thanks

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A: v weird wifi network issue....

Hi lister,

Is this issue happening in your own wireless network?

Do you have the latest router firmware?

From your wireless computer pls. install and run Xirrus Wi-Fi Inspector[/URL].
Click on the 'Show Networks' to display all wireless networks on the xirrus icon on your desktop of if you have one running in a corner. Tap the Printscreen key on your keyboard, open up Paint then choose Edit from the Menu and select Paste, then SAVE it. Upload and attached it on your next post.

Also, in your computer's Device Manager locate your Wi-Fi adapter right click on it choose properties. Disable any Power Savings Mode in Power Management.

Please post an update.

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im guessing your using a LAN connection if that is the case
look at the router\modem when you reboot does the power go out there too

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What firewall / security suite or anti-virus do you currently have on the PC - or you have ever had on the PC in the past - any trial ware - like Norton, Mcafee , AVG , Webroot etc

would you post the following tests when the internet is working OK, and then repeat ALL the tests when the internet disconnects.
Make sure you also indicate on the reply which tests are for what condition.

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ipconfig /all
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to paste the results into something like notepad and then copy onto a machine that can access the internet and post the results in a reply here.
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 paste here.

We would like to see the results from an ipconfig /all - post back the results in a reply here.

This should also work for windows 8
Hold the Windows key and press R, then type CMD then press Enter to open a command prompt box
(A new dialogue box - black with white font, will appear on screen ):

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It will export the results into notepad and then automatically open the notepad and display on your screen.

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to do that:
From the notepad menu - choose Edit - Select all
all the text will now be highlighted
Next
From the notepad menu - choose Edit - Copy

Now go back to the forum - goto the reply and then right click in the reply box and paste the results.
The results from the notepad should now appear in the forum reply.
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Ping Tests
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to paste the results into something like notepad and then copy onto a machine that can access the internet and post the results in a reply here.
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 paste here.

Start> Run {search bar in Vista/W7}> type CMD to open a command prompt box
(A new dialogue box - black with white font, will appear on screen ):

For Windows 8
to open a Cmd Prompt or an Administrator Cmd prompt from the Desktop. Use Win + X and choose Command Prompt or Command Prompt (Admin) from the list.

Type the following command
Ping {then a space and then add the number that is shown against the item labelled "default gateway" shown in the results from the ipconfig /all}
Post back the results in a reply here
right click in the command prompt box
select all
enter
control key + C key - to copy
then reply here and
control key + V to paste

Type the following command
Ping google.com
Post back the results in a reply here
right click in the command prompt box
select all
enter
control key + C key - to copy
then reply here and
control key + V to paste

Type the following command
Ping 209.183.226.152
Post back the results in a reply here
right click in the command prompt box
select all
enter
control key + C key - to copy
then reply here and
control key + V to paste

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For your information only
these tests will check various stages of the connection, the first ping test, ping default gateway checks to see if you still have a connection to the router.
The next two Ping google.com & Ping 209.183.226.152 tests the connection to internet. google is to test by name and the ping test using a number is checking that a connectio... Read more

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Quote: Originally Posted by Neufy


Side note:
- When I formatted my computer, this issue wasn't happening. I began installing all my windows updates then it started again.


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A:WIFI Drivers Needed for HP 240 g4 - wifi issue not getting c...

Hi: It appears that HP has removed that driver I posted from the support site. See if this one works for you... This package provides the Broadcom Wireless LAN drivers for supported notebook models running a supported operating system. Broadcom Wireless LAN drivers are required to enable the integrated Broadcom Wireless LAN adapter. Released: Mar 16, 2016Version 7.35.344.0 Rev.A File name: sp75249.exe

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Wireless-and-Networking/WIFI-Drivers-Needed-for-HP-240-g4-wifi-issue-not-getting/td-p/5622667
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A:HP G62 Notebook Wifi not connecting although wifi network de...

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.

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Wireless-and-Networking/HP-G62-Notebook-Wifi-not-connecting-although-wifi-network/td-p/5774759
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A:Weird Wifi Activity

howdy and welcome. Whether or not the neighbor knows about your using their wifi is immaterial, as it's the ISP that makes the call as to whether or not it's legal. And ISP's do not allow that, unfortunately, so I'm going to have to close this one up.

thanks for understanding,

v
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/weird-wifi-activity.1158866/
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Screenshot: http://snag.gy/hBuiE.jpg

Lassieman

A:Weird number behind Wifi

Well you appearantly have 3 different wifi connections created.

Go to Control Panel -> Network and Sharing Center -> Change Adapter Settings and you'll see the different Connections available. Determine which one is redundant or leave them be as it's not really hurting anything.

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A:Weird signal from my WiFi router...

that appears to be a square wave, not a signal that's turning on and off. I don't know what app you're using, so I have no clue why your display is what it is.

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/119349-weird-signal-my-wifi-router.html
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A:Weird thing showing up in available WiFi connections

Could be that somebody in your area assigned an SSID of DeviceSerialNumberLogger to their WiFi router or access point.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/weird-thing-showing-up-in-available-wifi-connections.1123660/
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A:Wifi Network info/details appearing behind Network List on hover.

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Dell Support

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A:Weird interference problem (WiFi and video card)

Well, here's the happy ending to my story. After exchanging my NVidia card for another, and also updating the BIOS and upgrading all the motherboard, chipset, NVidia and D-Link drivers to their latest versions and realizing none of these solved the problem, I decided to change my wireless card.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/weird-interference-problem-wifi-and-video-card.629938/
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A:Specific network settings based on wifi network

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A:Weird, weird issue.

What kind of temps? cpu, gpu,,,
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or may not report voltages, try everest home, free version. That
8800gtx is pretty power hungry, Im not to hot for the antec psu's
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Sorry if this has already been discussed. Couldn't find on a search.

I have a small secured network in my office with a modem/router networking three computers wirelessly. I would like to add another router that would allow clients in the waiting room of my office to have internet access. Could you assist me in a setup or map? I already have a wireless Linksys router available to use as the second router.

Thank You
 

A:Adding Wifi Network to an Already Secured Network

Are those in the waiting room to be allowed into OR forbidden access to your Lan systems?

You already have

Code:
modem---router----your.lan.systems
to Isolate the W.R from your lan, connect

Code:

modem---router----your.lan.systems (assumed 192.168.1.x or 0.x)
|
+---new router (new channel+ssid+no encryption)
set LAN addresses and DHCP for 192.168.10.x

add firewall rule to ALL your existing LAN systems to deny src address range=192.168.10.0 thru 10.255
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/adding-wifi-network-to-an-already-secured-network.118448/
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A:DIsplay issue and Wifi issue

Make and model of the computer ?
 
You say 'mouse'. Do you mean a USB or wireless mouse or are you referring to the track pad ?
 
Chris Cosgrove

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/598945/display-issue-and-wifi-issue/
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A:Weird Issue

Anybody have any ideas on this ?

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A:weird cd-rom issue

Welcome to Techspot!!!

When you say other cd's, you mean audio cd's? Also have you played this game before in this computer? I am almost positive that you will need to replace that drive.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/weird-cd-rom-issue.79018/
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A:Weird Issue

Basically its a major annoyance, when i type anything in and need to press enter, stupid media player comes up. I should probably mention that i'm a rookie compared to y'all so i definitely appreciate any advice or help you can give me, i'm frustrated
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/weird-issue.611049/
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A:Weird IE issue

Try this Microsoft "Fix It":
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A:Weird issue with my OS

http://www.punksbusted.com/forums/index.php?showtopic=35677I would suspect that this is a possible cause.I have deleted your HJT log data for the moment...will put it back later if it seems that this is a malware issue.Typically, boot problems that can be resolved by booting into safe mode...are driver issues, not malware issues.I'd like for you to do a couple of things.Read the following, http://www.punksbusted.com/forums/index.php?showtopic=35677.Then, download/install BlueScreenView - http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/blue_screen_view.html.Double-click BlueScreenView.exe file to run the program.When scanning is done, Edit/Select All...then File/Save Selected Items. Save the report as BSOD.txt.Open BSOD.txt in Notepad, copy all content, and paste it into your next reply.Then...I want you to check Event Viewer for errors (not warnings, not information items) which have been noted which approximate the timing of your most recent boot sequence situation. Double-click on any line item in Event Viewer to see the pertinent detail for that item.How To Use Event Viewer - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/40108/how-to-use-event-viewer/ Lastly...I want you to check Device Manager (Start/Run...type devmgmt.msc and hit Enter) for any indication of device/driver problems.After you have done all of the above...I would like you to run the chkdsk /r command on your system.Start/Run...type chkdsk /r (space between k and /) and hit Enter. Type Y in response to onscreen query and hit Enter. Reboot the system, the chkdsk /r command will execute...upon completion, the system will attempt to boot into XP.Let us know how it goes and we will know the next step to take.Louis

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A:Weird USB Issue

FYI, it is a Toshiba Satellite A105-S4244 running Windows XP Media Center Edition SP3.
I thought since I entered that upon registration it would put that somewhere easy. I guess not, so there it is so you don't have to dig through my profile.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/weird-usb-issue.1032587/
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A:Weird Issue

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Thanks!
 

A:Weird NT issue

Originally posted by aerain:
Hello, All!

After a patch push for the IE6 SP1 issue, a couple of the systems are now auto-logging on with the ADMIN account. I cannot log off the account and it will not allow any other account to login. Any suggestions?

OS: Windows NT 4.0 SP 6a

Thanks! Click to expand...

im gonna take it you know how to work your way in the registry. if so go through and find the sub key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/weird-nt-issue.173593/
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A:Weird Issue

I would try a different burner software and see if it goes away.

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A:weird issue

Using System Restore (probably the best bet) is as simple as hitting the start button, and type "sys" - System Restore will show up in the start menu, click on it, try the recommended restore point first, next your way through and you're done!
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/weird-issue.552217/
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A:Weird Issue

Hey SenateKT.
First of all, do you have any kind of firewall turned on? Start by trying to turn it off, or looking under exceptions to see if the firewall is blocking your browser.
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I hope this has helped you,

Best Regards, Fred
 

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A:Weird IE Issue

Hey blackadar,

Your log does look pretty clean, but I would Fix these in HijackThis:

O2 - BHO: (no name) - {06849E9F-C8D7-4D59-B87D-784B7D6BE0B3} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {549B5CA7-4A86-11D7-A4DF-000874180BB3} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {BDF3E430-B101-42AD-A544-FADC6B084872} - (no file)
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {FDD3B846-8D59-4ffb-8758-209B6AD74ACC} - (no file)
O9 - Extra button: (no name) - {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} - C:\WINDOWS\System32\msjava.dll (file missing)
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Sun Java Console - {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} - C:\WINDOWS\System32\msjava.dll (file missing)
O16 - DPF: {1C78AB3F-A857-482E-80C0-3A1E5238A565} -

You may have to re-install Javascript, which appears to be missing. May/may not be your specific problem.

Let us know if you need anything further!

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A:Weird issue with XP

check the task manager next time it happens and see what is pulling all the resources in the background

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This weirdness did not appear to affect FF shortcuts.

A serious virus scan has been run with Viprerescue. Webroot is the default AV program. Nothing but low level threats were detected.

What is happening?

A:Weird LNK issue

What model HP system?

I would do the basics...run the appropriate diagnostic on the hard drive, check Event Viewer clues, check for overheating possibilities, and check the amount of free space on the Windows partition.

How To Use Event Viewer - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic40108.html

Louis

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Due to Forum rules, We cannot assist or comment on virus removal. Please click on the link in my signature for Virus/Malware help and do those things in Safe Mode and post in that section of the forum.

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A:Weird Static Issue

Change tables, ie, NOT plastic. In the dry air of winter static builds readilly and your rubber-footed table is a static heap, like a capacitor, because you have a charged field (carpet) and an insulating medium (rubber feet) and an ungrounded plate (table). Your comp is probably also isolated from the table via rubber feet so it either needs to be connected to the table so its' ground works for both or the table be connected to the mains ground.

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A:Weird Issue(Could Not Find)

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Killericon


So, on my old(er) laptop(Sony Vaio VGN-FW140D with Windows 7), Windows is having a weird issue. Everytime I try to modify a file(move, copy, rename or delete), Windows will say
Could Not Find This Item
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you can also try running a disk check on the drive. Open Explorer
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I'm using IE8 32-bit. It works properly for me. If I click on an image on "deviantart.com" it takes me to the image. When I click the back button it takes me back to "deviantart.com". (It's not in my compatibility view list.) You could try to reset IE: Tools/Internet Options/Advanced/Reset.

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Hi, heisdnice, and welcome to the forum. Please read this tutorial, follow the instructions and post back. We will be glad to help you.

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It may be one of your applications, does your pc ever lag?

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