Internet Keeps Disconnecting on my Asus laptop

  wotsitallabout 08:46 16 Apr 2017
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I hope you are all having a good Easter. My wife's laptop in our wifi house has no problem. But mine disconnects regularly and is getting worse. I get back online if I do a restart. Sometimes I get it back without a restart. Can you help?

  Govan1x 09:09 16 Apr 2017

Switch the router off for 30 seconds then restart it.

Next thing to try would be to go into the router and change channels to see if that helps.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:26 16 Apr 2017

Wouldn't think its a router problem if other laptop is OK. Although worth changing channels in the router to help eliminate interference from neighbors wireless.

Check in device manger - right click your wireless card - select properties - power tab - untick "Allow the computer to switch off ..."

  wotsitallabout 18:47 21 Apr 2017

I shall try these, thank you.

  wotsitallabout 18:54 21 Apr 2017

Fruit Bat, I am a novice here and cannot find "wireless card" in Device manager.

Can you help? Alan

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:52 21 Apr 2017
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It'll probably come under network adaptors

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