netgear signal drop

  fire261 19:47 06 Jan 2007

my sons pc crashed and had to reinstall disc losing everything i have reinstalled the netgear router it finds the signal but wont keep it the router is working because my laptop signal is ok any suggestions

  Ashrich 21:47 06 Jan 2007

Have a look at the network cards properties , particularly the power options , untick the box that says " Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power " see if that helps ...( Right click on My Computer/Properties/Device Manager/Network Adapters )


  GEEKSTA 11:16 07 Jan 2007

When my signal was low I found out that my arieal was not fully screwed in properly from the back?

  fire261 14:23 07 Jan 2007

his pc scans and finds the signal but keeps on scanning not holding the signal

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