[ubuntu-uk] Router reccomendations
rob at esdelle.co.uk
Sat Feb 28 09:03:24 GMT 2009
On 27/02/2009 22:13, London School of Puppetry wrote:
> Hi there, When I am working at a colleague's house, I use my laptop
> and her wireless connection- it was BT and the connection was
> unreliable for her desk-top and I could not get a connection at all. I
> now have a new lap-top and coincidentally she has switched to Tiscali
> and they sent her a new router or is it a modem? You would think all
> would be well? All was well for a few months and now once again her
> connection is on and off although it says there is excellent strength,
> and I never get a connection- Any ideas?
One thing I have found is if you use a WPA key with less than 8
characters it will appear to connect and not work. At first I just
thought it was my Dad's router that did this but I've also seen it on a
Belkin router too.
Are you able to connect if you plug a cable into the router?
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