Acer forum: intermittent online problems

by: murfal September 4, 2013 10:41 AM PDT

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by murfal - 9/4/13 10:41 AM

Using my Acer 5610 laptop and a wireless-g linksys broadband router, my online access goes off intermittently causing me to have to disconnect, the reconnect again.

When I see the connection it shows only one or two bars, then when I re-connect all the bars are OK. And I run for another little while (sometimes as little as 15 minutes, and sometimes well over an hour or more).

Now the weird thing is I also run 2 other computers on the same router (but not at the same time), and I never have a problem with the other computers, even though I run the 2 other laptops at the same time, so I don't see how the problem can be traced back to the router or the internet access.

For further information, on the laptop I'm having a problem with, I run almost exclusively videos - mainly Netflix.

Thanks of any help.

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