connection keeps cutting off?

  pooperscooper 16:21 11 Dec 2007
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HI, I have a bt broadband connection which I use on my main computer and my laptop, on the main comp. everything is ok but when I use my laptop the connection keeps cutting off, sometimes as much as every 5 mins, other times every half an hour, is there a fault with my laptop or is it BT's fault?,,,,,Thanks

  woodchip 16:30 11 Dec 2007

Check this out. Right click My Computer\Properties\Hardware\Device Manager\Network Adapters Check that Power Management is Disabled if not Disable it

  Dipso 16:38 11 Dec 2007

Is the laptop connection wired or wireless?

  pooperscooper 16:59 11 Dec 2007

Thanks Woodchip I have just unticked the box, Dipso the lapton is wireless, I use a belkin adapter to make it wireless,?Is this what you mean?

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