computer help.....

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  1. HelloYooHoo

    HelloYooHoo Well-Known Member

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    Sorry this is lame but........

    I have been home with that nasty virus and using my ipad in bed. Now here is the problem, it was draining quickly and the problem seems to be with our wifi connection. The same thing is happening with my phone as I have had it on wifi too.

    Anyway, I went to settings and noticed that it is connected to wifi but every few seconds it seems to disconnect and reconnect and I think this is draining the batteries.

    Why is this happening????
     
  2. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

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    I dunno but hi :hug:
     
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    Kanye West Yeezus!

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    it probably has herpes
     
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  5. HelloYooHoo

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    :hug:

    you may be right. :facepalm:
     
  6. Spoons

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    Power cycle the wireless router.
     
  7. HelloYooHoo

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    WHat is that?????:eek:
     
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    [h=2]not a fake link...


    wifi keeps disconnecting
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  10. Spoons

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    Pull the power plug on the device in your home that supplies you with the wifi connection. Sometimes it can be your cable modem, sometimes it is the box that a cable modem is connected in line with.
     
  11. newcastlefan

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  12. HelloYooHoo

    HelloYooHoo Well-Known Member

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    Oh I didn't think it was....I am just pondering what it says. My phone is not and iphone so I don't think it is Apple related.
     
  13. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Mlaw stole my AV Gold

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    HelloYooHoo Well-Known Member

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    I'm a dum dum......You are talking about the "modem" not the router. I wonder if our modem is on the fritz, it is not cable it is supplied by our telephone company that our internet is with.
     
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    HelloYooHoo Well-Known Member

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    Yes! that is what I have. Should I update my equipment?
     
  16. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Mlaw stole my AV Gold

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    When my cable modem was on the fritz.....the phone tech guy told me to turn it off, and pull the battery inside of it out.....then put it back and turn the thing on again.

    It reset itself just fine. :coffee:
     
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    Chief I'm all sixes & sevens & nines Staff Member

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    I can't help you with your computer problem but I hope you feel better soon.
     
  18. HelloYooHoo

    HelloYooHoo Well-Known Member

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    I will try that. If I do it do I need to do anything else or will devices stay signed in?
     
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    HelloYooHoo Well-Known Member

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    Thanks, I feel more human today, finally.
     
  20. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Mlaw stole my AV Gold

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    I don't know......me sorry :eek: