Losing WiFi Connection

  ajb 17:44 11 May 2005

I have a Home network - Desktop directly connected (cat5)to Belkin 54g & My Dell is D610 connected ny wireless - recently the Dell loses its connection every 2 hours or so - Any ideas please?

  Dipso 13:59 12 May 2005

Which wireless card do you have in the Dell?

  ajb 17:17 12 May 2005

An Intel PRO/wirless 2200BG

  selfbuild 18:07 12 May 2005

Have a look at your router settings and see what the Lease Time is set at.... These can vary from minutes to days depending on how it is setup.....

  Dipso 21:29 12 May 2005

I have the same card and have been having disconnection problems too but my connection wouldn't stay up for as long as yours. I was lucky if I stayed connected for 10 minutes!

I have come across many others with similar problems with this card and a solution seems to be to update the Intel driver to version click here My network speed still dips occasionally but no longer cuts off and is much improved.

  ajb 22:05 12 May 2005

Thanks - will check out the time rates + Update driver (thought I had the latest!) but only Ver.

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