broadand wireless problem

  nixey33 20:44 21 Sep 2007
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i have recentley installed aol wireless broadband on my pc. I have a dell laptop inspirion 1501 and i have set this up to the wireless router.everything works fine i can log in no problem then after about 3 hours or so i lose the connection cant log in on laptop tryed reinstalling software nothing happens.leave till next day and can log on again after 3 hours same thing happens.pc is running okay and always on line any ideas please. r nixey

  Technotiger 20:53 21 Sep 2007

The symptoms suggest possible over-heating? Does the laptop work ok for long periods when not on-line?

  Technotiger 20:59 21 Sep 2007

Have you tried resetting the router when the connection drops, rather than waiting to next day?

  nixey33 21:01 21 Sep 2007

laptop has been working fine when on for many hours.I was connected by netgear router before and was online as long as i wanted. since change to aol router problem only occurred.

  nixey33 21:04 21 Sep 2007

yes i have tryed resetting router.uninstalled and reinstalled.laptop just cant find connection then next day fine.

  Technotiger 21:04 21 Sep 2007

Next time it happens, try resetting the router.

  Technotiger 21:05 21 Sep 2007

Hmm, we were both typing at same time :-)

  Technotiger 21:06 21 Sep 2007

Can you not change back to the netgear router?

  nixey33 21:09 21 Sep 2007

no took that back and got money back aol router was free.

  Technotiger 21:13 21 Sep 2007

Pity, cos it looks like you might have a dodgy router - perhaps you could explain to AOL and get a replacement.

  nixey33 21:15 21 Sep 2007

okay thanks for youre help will contact aol

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