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[Q] Wifi Problems (N 5Ghz)

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By PolarWind, Member on 20th May 2014, 03:42 PM
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I've been having issues connecting to my wifi. It will connect, then after a few seconds drop signal, then reconnect, etc... all in a more or less non stop action.

The SSID is not broadcast, it's an N only 5ghz signal, and I have MAC filtering (permit only) enabled.

My girlfriend's M7 connects without issue.

I don't know if it's the phone, my router, or Sprint Connection optimizer? This is extremely frustrating, any help would be appreciated.
 
 
21st May 2014, 12:59 PM |#2  
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I've been having issues connecting to my wifi. It will connect, then after a few seconds drop signal, then reconnect, etc... all in a more or less non stop action.

The SSID is not broadcast, it's an N only 5ghz signal, and I have MAC filtering (permit only) enabled.

My girlfriend's M7 connects without issue.

I don't know if it's the phone, my router, or Sprint Connection optimizer? This is extremely frustrating, any help would be appreciated.

Turn off Sprint Connection Optimizer and also Settings/WiFi/Menu/Advanced/ uncheck Wi-Fi optimization.
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21st May 2014, 11:46 PM |#3  
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Turn off Sprint Connection Optimizer and also Settings/WiFi/Menu/Advanced/ uncheck Wi-Fi optimization.

Looks like it was the Wi-Fi Optimization. After unchecking that, the connection stabilized.

Thank you!
22nd May 2014, 02:58 AM |#4  
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Looks like it was the Wi-Fi Optimization. After unchecking that, the connection stabilized.

Thank you!

No problem, old tricks from the M7
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