cannot connect to bt bb

  swapper 09:17 05 Jun 2012
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WinXP My friend is having a lot of trouble trying to connect to the Internet via her BT BB. Sometimes it works o.k. and at others not at all I am with Virgin and have not much idea of what to check (I haven't much idea anyway)..

Is there a correct way of checking the connection, i.e a check list, rather than go about it in a haphazard manner.....like wat I would do!

thank you

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 10:38 05 Jun 2012

Try

here

  swapper 17:06 05 Jun 2012

Fruit Bat /\0/\,

Thank you very much, we will give this a try.

  proudfoot 17:37 05 Jun 2012

Your friends problem may be interference from a nearby BT Hub. Try changing channel. The default channel is 6. My wife had that problem on her laptop I changed my hub to channel 11. No problem since. You can download inSSIDer Google it. You can than run it to find the channel nearby hubs are transmitting on,

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