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It has not happened since. (fyi I use windows 7) Go to your control panel. Spotty Connection Meaning I promise this will work. It got worse and worse, and would happen almost hourly.

I tried for awhile to get it fixed.

Step 2: Reset your router (be sure to record the settings first). How can I diagnose where the problem is?A: It's fair to conclude that you don't have an overall connectivity problem, since your cable Internet runs over the same coaxial (and sometimes Step 3: Hook up all the network/utility cables and then the power cable. Unstable Internet Connection Comcast My husband and I both work from home so getting it away from the modem really isn't really possible. 0 Enjoys pinguo Browser Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to

We had an iPhone 6, for example, that hated a particular router we tested. I can't figure out what this issue is. Schließen Ja, ich möchte sie behalten Rückgängig machen Schließen Dieses Video ist nicht verfügbar. Most modern routers have a built in check-for-updates function that will download and install the update if you approve it but older routers will require you to download the file yourself

This is why the tier 1 folks are saying "no problem". How to Troubleshoot Your Router If your modem checks out OK but you're still having connectivity issues the next suspect to investigate is your router. It always does the same exact thing. Here is how I fixed it.

In addition, none of our wireless cards can "detect" the 2.4 GHz channel from the router now, only the two 5 GHz channels. When he went to someone a little higher up to report the problem, he was told my whole area was "scheduled for upgrade Sept 4". It would randomly lose sync an was a known firmware bug. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Home Forums Search Forums Recent Posts Your name or email address: Password: Forgot your password?

I think there is some kind of virus out there that is causing this and that it is mistaken for a modem problem (and probably mimics a true router problem). The Long Term Fix If your router seems to be giving you consistent problems that a simple power cycle didn't iron out, it's time to dig in a little deeper. Choose your wifi link (probably Intel 5100 AGN) and choose adhoc Qos mode and enable the WMM........I have windows 8.1 here is how I did it in search box search for The cable company automatically blames the router because my signal strength is very good with the modem.

Anyone had something like this happen before? Please Reload/Refresh this Page for a new reading4 dBmV 4 dBmV 4 dBmV 4 dBmVUpstream Bonding Channel ValueChannel ID 36 33 34 35Frequency 17300000 Hz 36500000 Hz 30100000 Hz 23700000 HzRanging Connection keeps dropping constantly solved Connecting Ethernet cable from my Comcast Modem to my Desktop Computer solved Internet Dropping A lot after moving router and modem solved got a new modem We're going to try and switch our service to Cincinnati Bell in the morning.

So i put the ladder up a tree close enough to the line where i could reach it and shake the heck out of it... I am in the Cincinnati area, so hopefully they will make whatever corrections here that they did in Cleveland. These are very common directions when you call tech support -- they always want you to leave the device unplugged for at least half a minute. By lower the MTU (Maximum Transmission Unit) from 1500 to 1492 or less (usually found on your router’s main/ basic setup page)2.

This is exactly the problem I have experienced, apart from only having 2 engineers and finding fault between home and green junction box, which hasn't cured the internet disconnection issues. I lived overseas for 5 years. Thanks so much for the help. 2 Enjoys « Previous 1 2 3 Next » How-To Geek Articles l l How to Remove DRM From iTunes Movies and TV Shows How Nothing else has worked.

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